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Uchi

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Zilker Park
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801 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-1509 (Barton Springs)
+1 512-916-4808
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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San Antonio, Texas
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207 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was my first time in Uchi but I went with my daughter, who knew what to order, etc. I had some machi cure, yellow tail and onions, crunchy salmon, the seasonal fish (it was bass), brussel sprouts, roasted beets and a small batch (6) of yasai maki (vegetarian rolls). Also had some white wine.... Overall, everything was excellent and... More 

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Stony Brook, New York
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73 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife loves sushi and gets it when possible. Having lived most of my 68 years in New York and for the last 6 months in Chapel Hill, NC, we didn't think Austin could be that great. I always start explaining all my allergies to the waiter. Our waiter, Felipe, was remarkable and will do very well in life. He... More 

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Ardsley, New York
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We are sushi/sashimi regulars at both the finer and modest restaurants in New York City. The restaurant was crowded and loud on a Monday night. The menu is very different from what we are used to. You had grouping choices which are like small appetizing portions instead of ordering a mixed combo or a la carte. If you have a... More 

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San Francisco, California
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90 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

And we live in the Bay Area and travel a lot! Amazing place: great atmosphere, delicious sushi. The escolar in particular was amazing, but all sashimi, making and Nigiri was excellent. We'd absolutely dine here again.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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104 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and I came here a few weeks ago for an early birthday dinner while we were on vacation in Austin, and the food was incredible. We both splurged and got the chef's 10 course Omakase. Each dish was beautifully presented and the food was unbelievably good. I've attached some photos from our meal below. We definitely recommend this... More 

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Chicago
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96 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

GREAT sushi. ALWAYS busy so make sure to make reservations or get there around opening, 5p. Good happy hour specials and service is outstanding.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Uchi because a friend recommended it. It was my favorite dinner our entire trip. The food was delicious, service was great. The back area where we waited and had cocktails outside was lovely. The sushi was fresh and wonderful. Definitely have a nabe, you will not be disappointed. Still dreaming of the one we had.

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Rochester, New York
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141 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting my son in Austin and he took us here. Make sure to make reservation as this place is very popular. We ordered, between 4 people, about 15 small plates to share. Ranging from crunchy salmon rolls, different sashimis ,tempura, Mussels, Negihama, akami te, Shag roll, Walu Walu...etc. This is the BEST Japanese restaurant I have ever eaten ! All... More 

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Bargersville, Indiana
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52 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a risk and ordered the Chef's Tasting men; the chef chooses what items are brought to your table. The servers were excellent at describing the unique entrees and every single dish was fresh and full of unexpected and balanced flavors. Great for a special occasion.

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United States
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115 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got reservations well in advance and we are glad we did. I'm not a fan of sushi, although my family with me loved all of it. The other food choices were great and I really enjoyed them. The Wagyu hot rocks beef wasn't as good as other places I've been but it was good. The pork shoulder was fantastic.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-1509
    (Barton Springs)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Zilker Park
  • Neighbourhood: Zilker Park
  • Phone Number: +1 512-916-4808

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?