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) #51 of 3,255 Restaurants in Seattle €€€€ Japanese, Seafood, Sushi
2401 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1424
+1 206-443-9844
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“omakase” (63 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
2401 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1424
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lots of Asians and young hipsters, drinking lots of saki! Decor / reflected sound made it too loud for us. Service was a bit slow for us, since we were not having alcohol, and therefore spending less than our neighbors. No place to park nearby...More

Thank 516NickH
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best Japanese restaurants in the US: excellent service, fresh fish, creative menu and a very pleasant environment. Reservations required .

Thank Rivadávia N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After hearing that this place was opened up by one of Japan's most famous sushi chef, Giro's, apprentice, I couldn't have been more excited for my much anticipated visit to Seattle. However, I left feeling like that my meal was just ok and that I...More

Thank Brianne B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made reservations when they open for the day for the same day dinning. Fortunately we were able to get a table. When we arrived, we were seated but not too excited with our table as it was so closed to the hosts work space....More

Thank Barnett F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Get a reservation...I was lucky to only wait 30 minutes without one, and that was a miracle because I was solo. Absolutely the freshest sushi I've experienced. Considering Shiro worked for the most famous sushi chef in the world (think Jiro Dreams of Sushi documentary),...More

1  Thank Bob B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had reservations for a birthday 'omakase' dinner with family & friends. Parking is on the street, but we got one right away! The sushi bar is always full, but the table service was 'almost' as good. Noticed no 'gari', the pickled ginger with the sushi....More

Thank Dennis Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My go to place for sushi in Seattle. Omakase had yet to disappoint. Jun took great care of me tonight. Thanks! I'll be back...

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the pleasure of dining omakase style here. It was fabulous! Best sushi I have ever had. Chef Joe treated us like royalty! Very helpful with explanations of what we were getting and it's provenance. There were over 40 different kinds of fresh seafood available...More

1  Thank Grant M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I actually didn't know about any of the story behind Shiro's. I did make a quick reservation just to be cautious, walked in on time, and was sat down with friendly smile. Service was excellent, the service nice and extremely helpful. We got a very...More

1  Thank gotang20
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We had the eighteen piece chef selection and it was all excellent. I even had and enjoyed my first uni! The place was packed on a Tuesday night and we waited a little even with a reservation but it was well worth it. And I...More

Thank Paul N
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$21 - US$32
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2401 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1424
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Belltown
  • Neighbourhood: Belltown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-443-9844
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