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Sumi

€€ - €€€Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Center of Tofo, Tofo, Mozambique
+258 84 236 7464
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (3 reviews)
“the owner” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Center of Tofo, Tofo, Mozambique
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1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such good food! Great variety, and amazing espresso martinis which were lethal! Staff friendly and owner eager to please. Really modern setting but in keeping with Tofo

Thank vicki p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great asian food. Those sticky pork ribs, perfection. The service was great and we were a large table. Thanks

Thank stompnoe
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across Sumi just before Christmas 2017 - soon after it had opened - and were blown away by the brilliance of their food. We’ve been back twice since - a lovely place to hang out and eat fabulous food. Can’t recommend highly enough!

1  Thank kate j
Reviewed 10 July 2018

A beautiful space in Tofu! Well thought out area walled off from the vendors! Old house thoughtfully updated with Japanese style floating rooves at different levels. Tastefully decorated with Bonsai. Food was outstanding from the lobster sushi to the noodle dish, "pot stickers" and Japanese...More

Thank Mpuma
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

The sushi here was super yummy. We preferred it over the food we ordered from the hot food menu (ribs and breaded pork), which we thought was mediocre. The ambiance is lovely and the service is good. Definitely worth checking out while you’re in Tofo!

Thank Erin H
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

What a delightful surprise to find this amazing little Japanese restaurant in such a small, quaint village in Mozambique... and what excellent food. We had a selection of dishes and everything was so tasty. A definite must to visit!

Thank Teri K
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Not to be missed. We liked it so much that we ate here 2 days in a row. Service is excellent and really good food, their house dish ‘veg and prawn tempura’ was amazing and all the sushi!!!

Thank SilvanaGP
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We were recommended this place so we went there for our first night in Tofo. Though a little hard to find and currently undergoing minor construction, it is a beautiful little place. We tried a little bit of everything on the menue and especially loved...More

Thank tiatiatia13
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Have been to Tofo many times and eaten through most establishments more than once. On the last visit recently we really wanted to try Sumi which, according to hearsay, was the restaurant en vogue now. Once finding it, we were not disappointed. I do, however,...More

Thank Mohnomishe
Reviewed 7 May 2018

This is the absolute BEST restaurant in the area. We had two great meals there and would highly recommend the food, service and ambiance. Everything we ate was really good. The menu changes based on fresh, available ingredients sourced locally and they also offer vegetarian...More

Thank ColleenSholto
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Center of Tofo, Tofo, Mozambique
  • Location: Africa  >  Mozambique  >  Inhambane Province  >  Tofo
  • Phone Number: +258 84 236 7464
  • E-mail
Description
A unique and intimate space serving authentic Japanese cuisine including sushi. A wine cellar with a large selection of wines for all occasions, fresh cocktails made from seasonal fruits. Daily chalkboard menu depending on local available produce. Also a great vibe when hosting live musicians. Lush garden and wooden furniture setting, comfortable sofas invite you to unwind and relax.
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