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Miya Japanese Restaurant

) #56 of 451 Restaurants in New Haven €€ - €€€ Japanese, Asian, Sushi
68 Howe St, New Haven, CT 06511-4622
+1 203-777-9760
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good19%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“miso soup” (13 reviews)
“sushi” (68 reviews)
“catfish” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
68 Howe St, New Haven, CT 06511-4622
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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We have been eating at Miya's more frequently over the last few months. The quality of the sushi really can't be overstated. The creativity behind the rolls is unmatched in my experience. This last visit was an excellent experience (as usual). Definitely the best sushi...More

Thank PJA09
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Two words: FRUIT FLIES!!!! This was our 3rd time here and we were really surprised at the disgusting fruit flies on the wall by our table, the lamp hanging over our table, and floating around our head. When I asked for a discount considering the...More

Thank peaceful17
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Bun Lai is a genius. This restaurant makes sustainability tasty. By consuming invasive species we can benefit different ecosystems around the world instead of hurting them. While the menu can be overwhelming it is a short story and one worth reading. We started with the...More

Thank NateWD
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Let me first say, I would not have eaten here if I had not bought a Groupon Discount for a "Chef's Taste menu" Meal. with that being said, I bought the Groupon advertised as "Dinner Pairing for 2, a 16 Course Sushi meal with sake...More

Thank Frank L
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

What can I say after 15 years of being in five star hotels and a foodie. I thought I've seen it and eaten it all. However, chef Bun Lai's restaurant is small and intimate, and be prepared for the most unique sustainable dishes. What makes...More

Thank hotelspaqueen
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Ever since I saw a video with Chef Bun giving a demonstration on how he prepares Asian shore crabs, a pesky and prolific invasive crab on the shores of Connecticut, I have wanted to make the trek to his restaurant in Downtown New Haven to...More

Thank Dawn461P5
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Miya's has a very unique and important concept. The use of invasive species is both creative and responsible, however, it stumbles in translating that concept in a memorable experience. The service was very polite, with pepper flavored sake being offered while we waited for our...More

Thank Lucas A
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I went to Miya's on a deal that let you have a sampling of many of their best dishes. It started with appetizers, all of which were fantastic, though the karma virtue chickenots (vegan fried "chicken" with curry sauce) really stood out. Then came Asian...More

Thank Margot K
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Excellent meal, so many plates to try!! All excellent.. They have so many choices , soups , appetizers , sushi, NINE-SPICE INVASIVE ASIAN CARP etc

Thank Grisselle B
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Environment is great. We had the maki sushi special and i'd recommend it. Has the most original assortment of pieces. Ginger tofu is amazing too! Chef Luis is the beesttt!!!! I'm definitely coming back next time

Thank Sofi A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Howe St, New Haven, CT 06511-4622
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-777-9760
  • E-mail
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