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Sushi 101 Japanese Restaurant

) #250 of 640 Restaurants in Tempe €€ - €€€ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
920 E University Dr, Ste D101, Tempe, AZ 85281-4298
+1 480-317-0101
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“nigiri” (3 reviews)
“sweet potato” (2 reviews)
“happy hour” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
€€ - €€€
920 E University Dr, Ste D101, Tempe, AZ 85281-4298
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

I'm a local, and go here once or twice a month. They've got a good selection and the raw fish quality is great. I'm always comfortable here, and there's the choice of eating in the bar, or at a table, or at the outdoor patio...More

Thank DryheatAZ
Reviewed 26 March 2017

it is a great place for a good sushi, there are a lot of variety of sushi and all are very very good!!!the service is fantastic! I definitely will come back.

Thank Marta R
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

It's a good place for college kids to get food. It's right off campus and fairly cheap during happy hour. The taste was kind of average. Nothing that blew me away. I did enjoy that there was a vegan menu! There were many, many different...More

Thank myohmyitsrhy
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

The bar area is great for large parties. A great atmosphere and good food. Will need to come back for a variety of sushi or combos.

Thank JoeyMc81
Reviewed 9 May 2016

My boys took me here for Mother's Day and first of all it was a little too dark and a little too cold. The sushi was good; we tried the baked salmon, shrimp tempura, moonwalk (with sweet potato), and standard California rolls. All were good....More

Thank Bkbak
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

If you live in the Tempe area you know that RA sushi is probably one of the best places to go for sushi. Although, I tried Sushi 101 last week for the first time and I was quite impressed. It's reasonably priced and the sushi...More

1  Thank Lillym17
Reviewed 23 December 2015

I was not expecting much based on the name of the restaurant. Our plans had fallen through for another cocktail lounge so we decided that a mid-day snack would be a great idea. This place was a wonderful surprise! The bartender makes a perfect classic...More

Thank docfoodie2013
Reviewed 8 July 2015

The waiters are the nicest people ever! They are very attentive and the sushi here is by far the best sushi I have had. I have been back 10 times now

Thank Rachel J
Reviewed 11 April 2015

We were in Tempe looking for a sushi place and spotted this establishment. It was a good find. The place was busy for a Thursday evening. We asked for patio seating and that probably added to the wait, but it was not that long and...More

Thank Charles V
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Located right next ASU, this seems to be a student favorite. I am not a Sushi connoisseur however, I've liked almost every single item I have tried. They do have decent vegetarian options too that my vegetarian friends like! The staff is always cheerful and...More

Thank raadhey
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 920 E University Dr, Ste D101, Tempe, AZ 85281-4298
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Tempe
  • Phone Number: +1 480-317-0101
  • E-mail
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