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Sumo Japanese Restaurant

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1730 S Victoria Ave, Ste A, Ventura, CA 93003-6179
+1 805-650-1122
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 11:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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192 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

My grandchildren love sushi and Sumo had everything they like. We had quite a few selections and we even had a few of the combination bento boxes. Everything was delicious. The service was great.

Thank archietek52
Tampa, Florida
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325 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

A friend recommended this place so we stopped in for lunch. The lunch combos were fabulous. They have many selections on the menu to meet the taste needs of all. They have sushi also. I was able to order a glass of wine. The service was very good.

Thank Rollingst1
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

All of us decided on the 3 item Bento box lunch. What a good choice! They were delicious! We each were given miso soup to start. The box came with salad, rice, and a dollop of wasabi and ginger. Several of us selected 2 different fish sashimi and a sushi roll of our choice. Each sashimi came on a bed... More 

Thank Lynn d
Oxnard, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is our go to restaurant. The sushi is always fresh and the presentation is very appealing to the eye. My personal favorite roll is the HOT roll. I get this every time I go. The bento box lunch and dinners are delicious. We go once or twice a month and have been doing this for the last 5 years... More 

Thank Tania M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

I was first skeptical about this place after reading the reviews of past customers but once I stepped inside this place, I was glad I decided to try it. I have to say, if you want to try something different you won't be disappointed. It can be noisy but I say come early because the crowds do come later and... More 

Thank Mark D
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

One of the best sushi restaurants in Ventura we had five different specialty rolls they all tasted excellent. My favorite was the dynamite roll and the garlic edamame. The service was excellent and the staff was very friendly

Thank Lynnette R
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We had an average family dinner here. We tried their sushi, and several rolls. The were fine, but most of the rolls included tempura. I don't want this when I go to a Japanese restaurant. All the rolls had cucumber in them even though this is not mentioned on the menu. Not inspiring sushi if this is what you want.

Thank Lynn d
Maple Valley, WA
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119 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Had a fun night out at Sumo. It was my first visit. They put on quite a show cooking the food in front of you. The chef we had really included us in his routine. It was a riot! I got the filet and he cooked it perfectly. I would definitely do this again.

Thank DianeRenee
Ventura, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Great rolls at the best price especially happy hour but even normal prices are 30% less for same type of rolls love it.

Thank lmontijo
Los Angeles, California
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127 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

The best happy hour beer and sushi. Sushi is half off for happy hour so come here to get your fix! Service and portion size are very good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1730 S Victoria Ave, Ste A, Ventura, CA 93003-6179
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Ventura
  • Phone Number: +1 805-650-1122

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