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Mobo Sushi

105 S River St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4541
+1 831-425-1700
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
105 S River St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4541
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1 - 10 of 152 reviews

Reviewed 10 March 2018

In the downtown area I would say Mobo and Shogun compete for some of the best. Shogun is larger, Mobo has more of a Santa Cruz flair with interesting sushi rolls and sushi combos.

Thank RonCentralCA
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

First off there is so much more than sushi here. Lots of vegan items. The menu is really overwhelming with selections. You can even roll your own if you want. Tried the spicy tuna, dragon roll and udon. All good. We will have to go...More

Thank Sean E
Reviewed 4 December 2017

They have a huge menu and a good vegetarian selection but it seems like everything we got was just so-so. Took a long time to get our food and seemed overpriced for what we got. Was a bit dirty and dingy and just not very...More

Thank Lala1275
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 6:30 on a Saturday night and we requested a quiet table. They seated us outside and it was perfect. I ordered the salmon and sashimi dinner and everything was quite delicious and plenty of food for lunch leftover the next day. I'm...More

Thank Luv W
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Went her with the alluring thought of rolling my own sushi. Not as glamorous as it sounded after all. We were a party of 12. Staff friendly and efficient. Everyone got something different, some good some not. Simply spicy tuna roll good. Miso soup too.

Thank jdsbiz98
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I'm not making this up. I've been all over the world. We stumbled on this spot quite by accident and it is now the only place we go to when we hit Santa Cruz. The sushi is fusion-style - they're totally creative. The menu forces...More

Thank american_foxhound
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Wonderful service and great sushi! Took my friend here for her birthday, it was amazing! They were pretty packed at the time but despite it, we were sat immediately, and then promptly served us multiple on the house appetizers and an extra hot sake too!...More

Thank Sportygrlusa
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Decided to eat here for my birthday dinner since the reviews were decent and was very disappointed. Our salads had what looked like pubic hairs in them so we sent them back. After that we were turned off from eating anything else but we decided...More

Thank gabreezymonster
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The interior was dark and somewhat dirty. Seating was uncomfortable. Bathroom was dirty as well. The service was fine but not stellar. Our table ordered: Pineapple Express roll, Mercedes Benz roll, Beamer roll, Flying Tiger, and Maui Wowie. Out of those rolls, only the Pineapple...More

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Great service and Great food! The restaurant was busy and yet the staff always found time to check back with our table! Food came out in a timely manner and the presentation was fantastic. Good choices on the menu for all types of eaters! If...More

Thank alexmK6551OV
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 S River St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4541
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-425-1700
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