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Oishii Boston

1166 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118-4113
+1 617-482-8868
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“maki” (19 reviews)
“truffle” (17 reviews)
“salmon” (31 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1166 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118-4113
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for sushi! While it’s on the more pricey side, the uniqueness of the different sushi rolls and atmosphere really is worth the price. I highly recommend reservations. The drink menu is quite good as well offering some great drink combinations you don’t find...More

Thank skiergirl10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner for three . Nice atmosphere. Waiters were friendly and helpful. Food was delivered quickly. We tried several dishes , including sushi, and all were excellent.

Thank RZH
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Really good food it’s a real Japanese restaurant excelente staff very good sushi. You need to try the fire salmon and the sushi with truffle

Thank Luis Elías Á
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Maybe it was because we had a basement table and felt cold and too dark but I still say it’s great sushi but missing the finesse it used to have for me. I’ve had ever dish a few times and the salmon the other night...More

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

The food is very good and some dishes are unique. The feeling is very high end. That said it is very expensive The service however is Marginal

Thank pu1958
Reviewed 23 December 2017

My wife and I went on the recommendation of our daughter-in-law, who is a sushi fanatic. The restaurant certainly lived up to her promotion. The menu is extensive and difficult to choose from because there are so many good things. We had a mix of...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 21 October 2017

See attached photos for Salmon on fire, himachi truffle, and Kaiseki lunch platter. Hard to believe everything on the large platter cost only $30. The presentation and seasoning on the salmon (seared for thirty seconds) was unique and very flavorful. I can't wait to return....More

Thank 5eaAirLand
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Went with family. Kids 22/15/ and a picky 13 year old ! Our server, soloman i think, was tremendous. Had a junmai bottle and a house sake that he correctly recommended, both excellent! Ordered a bunch of things including the salmon on fire, tuna tartare...More

Thank ashudalian
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended to us by few people from Boston and I couldn't wait to try it. We got there for lunch and loved it as soon as we got there. The food was amazing! From Miso soup to salmon on fire, wagyu beef...More

Thank RosesAndTea
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The food was absolutely delicious but the restaurant had very inflexible practices. For example, they were unwilling to seat our group as a large party unless we signed a mandatory contract to spend 100 per person. We had to divide into two tables to avoid...More

Thank k8mz
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Response from WalkswithNoCares | Reviewed this property |
It's about 1.4 miles which should be a 7 minute cab ride.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1166 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118-4113
    (E Berkeley St)
  • Public Transportation: Silver line E Berkeley Stop
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South End
  • Neighbourhood: South End
  • Phone Number: +1 617-482-8868
  • E-mail
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