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Blue Ginko

3518 Mt Diablo Blvd, Ste A, Lafayette, CA 94549-3894
+1 925-962-9020
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (20 reviews)
“tempura” (2 reviews)
“whole foods” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
€€ - €€€
3518 Mt Diablo Blvd, Ste A, Lafayette, CA 94549-3894
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best spot for Sushi we've found around the East Bay in many years. Funky location, limited indoor seating and some nice outdoor seating available. Food the best and service very friendly.

Thank TerryCamp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is located in Blackhawk shopping center (so plenty of parking) Restaurant offers inside and outside patio area. (Overlooking the pond) Service is attentive and fast. Price-to-quality ratio however is questionable. ($17 for 2 pieces of Toro nigiri) Calamari was too mushy and was...More

Thank JVDZ7
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Very small, very popular Japanese restaurant located next to a Whole Foods. Parking is excellent. You can call & be put on a “no wait” list. Very fast and efficient service, although it seems understaffed. I love their hand rolled salmon skin & grilled octopus....More

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 5 April 2018

In the center of our quaint California town, right off the BART line and freeway from SF to the mountains, find a great little corner restaurant with many good Japanese options. The servers even help GF patrons enjoy a visit. Whether eating indoors or out,...More

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Blue Gingko has been great ever since it opened something like 16 years ago. The sushi is excellent - both the sashimi and the rolls are fresh and delicious and in particular the special rolls are really great. Try the Mita which is tuna tempura...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 17 January 2018

This is the kind of place where you can taste the freshness of the sushi. It tastes like "real" sushi to me! Melts in your mouth. highly recommend it.

Thank Zoopmama
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Oh my goodness! What an amazing place to eat. Probably one of the best meals I've ever had! One thing was tastier than the last. You will want to eat here again again- I cannot wait to go back.

Thank Noplacelikehome445
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Sat outside on the covered patio on a hot day. Very nice Food was good Service was satisfactory Will go back to explore more of the menu

Thank refdoctor44
Reviewed 6 August 2016

I stopped by for lunch. I had two of the maki rolls. Both very served very nicely and both were composed of high quality and fresh fish. Service was good and very friendly. They have both indoor and outdoor seating. A nice stop in Lafayette...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here with our two teenagers and all thought the food was delicious and well prepared. Two of us had sushi and two had chicken and we found it all fresh, light, good quality, and well-seasoned. It was our first visit, but our...More

Thank d3lewis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3518 Mt Diablo Blvd, Ste A, Lafayette, CA 94549-3894
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 925-962-9020
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