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7 E 48th St, New York City, NY 10017-1007 (Between 5th & Madison Avenue)
+1 212-813-1009
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Today
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 17:30 - 21:30
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London, England, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Dropped in here for a quick lunch in between meetings. The restaurant is bright and spacious and there is seating outside when the weather is good. As I was on my own, I ate at the counter. The menu has a comprehensive range of all of the normal sushi items. Whilst I wouldn't say the selection is particularly creative, everything... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We went on the recommendation of our hotel concierge. The food was excellent and the service was quick...but not too quick. We had the tuna, salmon, veggie futomaki, tempura and edamame. I am not a huge fish eater...the tuna was excellent. I was very happy with the meal.

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Thank bap2010
New York City, New York
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193 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is close to my office and I come here for lunch from time to time before it gets crowded. I always order the Chirashi which has been consistently good. The service has been quite impeccable too.

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Thank Camila120428
New York City, New York
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

Lovely atmosphere, nice outdoor seating if desired. Pleasant staff. Good Pricing - but the food was only ok. Sushi tasted a little "fishy".

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Thank Kathi I
Dublin, Ireland
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

I had a bad experience at this restaurant. The food was ok but severely overpriced for what it was. When the bill came out, my friends and I each gave a 15per cent tip and paid our 20per cent tax. The waitress took our bill but 2minutes later came back out with a new bill stating that we had not... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

We stopped off at this restaurant after a day of shopping looking for a tasty light lunch. As we were being seated we were told (much to our dismay) that we could not order sushi. We decided that it was ok and we ordered from the menu but we were told that our first two choices were not available. We... More 

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Summit, New Jersey
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170 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

Have to put in a plug for the way Shinbashi (specifically Emiko) handles arrangements for larger groups. Our organization held one of its annual events here,starting with cocktails on the mezz and later descending into their basement room for a buffet dinner. Everything went smoothly. The wine and beers were well-chosen, spirits not so much. The food is quite good,... More 

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Thank Jim W
Sunnyside, New York
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244 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

I've tried this restaurant many times but haven't had a chance to review because it's across from my office so I take it for granted by putting it off. Well, to rate this restaurant can be tough because the host, manager and the servers are just wonderful. Sushi and Sashimi are above average. We came here on Christmas Eve so... More 

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Thank NoraFrydman
Avila Beach, California
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85 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

Loved our experience in this great japanese restaurant. Fish is super fresh, made to order with beautiful presentation, great service, excellent choice of cold sake(very rear in any sushi place that extensive of a cold sake menu for every budget). Strongly recommend. We were there for lunch. Busy time but team works their magic at the entrance, in the room... More 

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Rockford, Illinois
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143 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

In NYC with our son and his girlfriend, and our first choice for Asian that night was too crowded. Our son suggested we retrace our steps back to Shinbashi as we had passed it along the way. Turned out fantastic! The quality of our entire dinner and evening was outstanding. The wait staff was really helpful and friendly, and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 E 48th St, New York City, NY 10017-1007
    (Between 5th & Madison Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: 6- 51st Street at Lexington B/D/F/V- 47-50 Streets Rockefeller Center N/R/W- 49th Street at 7th Avenue
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-813-1009

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Midtown

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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit the Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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