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Sushi Shige Japanese Restaurant

1532 Granville St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1W8, Canada
+1 902-422-0740
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (12 reviews)
“salmon roe” (2 reviews)
“quality sushi” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1532 Granville St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1W8, Canada
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Reviewed October 12, 2018

Shige is the Sushi master direct from Tokyo. When you pair him with the incredibly fresh fish that Halifax has to offer you have a great meal in front of you. The place is a bit short on romantic ambience, but the food is authentic....More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank redcayenne
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Don't let the looks fool you. This is "real" sushi. This small place packs a lot of choices of fresh fish. The owner,/sushi chef prepares his dishes in traditional Japanese manner. He's also rather interesting to talk to!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mblam7
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Very little atmosphere BUT excellent food. My Haligonian friends took me here for the second time. Everyone's plates were great and the place began to fill up after we arrived and I can see why. My appetizer sashimi was excellent, especially the maguro, a deep...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MidoriTraveller
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Brought my wife in for supper.... Make reservations. It is worth every penny! Very wonderful sushi. Well made, well crafted. Great atmosphere. Everything was perfect!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank seasidedining
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Really great food. The restaurant is not very modern looking but I liked that the chef is Japanese and the food was fresh and tasty.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Safari391947
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Don’t be fooled by the very simple unimpressive curb/outside appearance. Once you walk in you are greated by very friendly attentive staff. You cannot find better quality for very affordable prices. Amazing freshed sushi combined with attentive service from staff. If you are in the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank KyleMtl
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

It was our last night in Nova Scotia and what a perfect way to end our holiday. We had omakase sushi dinner and the sushi was as fresh as it can be. Chef Shigeru Fukuyama and the staff are very friendly too. Will recommend to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jessica T
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Absolutely amazing. The food quality requires you to put your phone away, put your chopsticks down in between bites, and fully immerse yourself in a delightful culinary experience. I've been on the hunt around Halifax to replicate an amazing maki and nigiri sushi experience had...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank arjunashiri
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

I went with a friend who has a shellfish allergy and she called ahead to see if they could accommodate her (they said yes). When we ordered she reminded them of the allergy and our waitress suggested what she could have. After our initial order...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Mary Jane C
Reviewed December 21, 2017

We have been going to Sushi Shige for many years. It's a family run place. The food is always amazing , love , love this place. Lunch or dinner if you like sushi this is the place to go.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank stefpan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1532 Granville St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1W8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-422-0740
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