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Akai Japanese Sushi Lounge

11 N Dean St, Englewood, NJ 07631-2804
+1 201-541-0086
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good41%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“fresh sushi” (3 reviews)
“fish” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
11:30 - 23:30 Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
11 N Dean St, Englewood, NJ 07631-2804
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

The sishi is good and they do have an inventive menu. The atmosphere is pretty good but it is not BYOB which it makes it a bit more expensive but nice to get a drink.

Thank MicheleDawn
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Who Knew? This little, neighborhood spot would be so good and tasty. Friendly favorite spot of my cousin was a real find. creative sushi menu. really liked the O.M.G. and the Red Dragon Roll. Stop in, enjoy the food and people are really good.

Thank mredmiami
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Need I say more. Big bottles of kirin beer. I have had a good selection of what is on the menu. Soup dumplings can't go wrong. Seared Tuna

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This place for nearly a decade or more was the place for sushi. Good luck getting a table Friday or Saturday night. However in the last year or so that I’ve made attempts to dine here I’ve gotten grossly sick and service no longer is...More

Thank Christina T
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Casual & cozy atmosphere, friendly & expedient service, and expansive menu of great food options. The bang bang shrimp are tasty firecrackers and the Chilean sea bass entree is absolutely delicious. Great for a date night or casual get together Nice lunch menu, too, including...More

Thank mmargio
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Contrary to popular opinion, it's totally unnecessary to travel to Mid Town Manhattan to get an authentic and pleasurable Japanese dinner experience. While on a recent trip to NYC and staying in NJ, I got the hankering for some solid authentic Japanese food. Checking the...More

Thank DuKaiser
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I am in Englewood on business about every quarter, and while I like the diner foods you can readily find here, there is only so much gravy a man can eat. So I checked google maps for some other options near where I stay and...More

Thank Randy T
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Stopped here late after work with a group, worried they wouldn't want to serve a group that late, but they were gracious and didn't rush us. Had a great assortment of sushi, tuna guacamole appetizer and they didn't blink when we brought some Italian cookies...More

Thank KiwiTravel68
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Great local place! Fresh sushi! Excellent service. Make sure to have a reservation on Saturday night. There was a line out the door.

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Always great service and great food!! Would highly recommend to anyone looking for excellent sushi in northern NJ.

1  Thank viaggiaresempre73
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2 March 2018|
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Response from DuKaiser | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do! Cheers, Kompai!
2 March 2018|
Response from mmargio | Reviewed this property |
Not a byob. Full bar available.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 N Dean St, Englewood, NJ 07631-2804
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Englewood
  • Phone Number: +1 201-541-0086
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