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Umi Sushi & Grill

819 4th St, San Rafael, CA 94901-3223
+1 415-457-3992
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
16 Mar 2017
“Fresh and delicious”
7 Sep 2016
“Best Sushi in Marin”
Closed Now
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
819 4th St, San Rafael, CA 94901-3223
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Reviewed March 16, 2017

Stopped in for a late lunch on a recent weekday. Not crowded. Friendly greeting. Lots of choices from the extensive menu. Lunch special looked super, but is very large. Opted for some simple salads, which were great and very fresh. Miso soup was exceptionally good....More

Thank Soulefulltraveler
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Yoshi is your Man... Surfer and Sushi maker. Enjoy the lively ambience of Umi Sushi, Surfer vibe included and also the excellent food and eclectic music. Service is efficient and good and whether it's a lunch special or an evening meal, this will be a...More

Thank lillitravel2015
Reviewed July 13, 2016

We didn't have sushi, but ordered from the extensive menu, and love our food. We were served in a timely and friendly manner.

Thank Mary K
Reviewed April 10, 2016

We sat at the bar and enjoyed several a la carte sushi items. The place is small and unhurried, and the service was friendly and unassuming. We were immediately offered green tea and chose a spot at the sushi bar. I had nigiri uni (from...More

Thank james p
Reviewed September 18, 2015

Terrific low key sushi place, less upscale than the one across the street but better food. Fish is fresher and portions are larger.

Thank lelanderic
Reviewed March 20, 2015

We ordered a few things on the menu, and all of the items were BAD. Looked over at my fiancée, and we both agreed this was one of the worst restaurants we've been to in a long time. I'll start off with the bad, and...More

1  Thank originalcopy
Reviewed October 8, 2014

Always fresh fish. Ask for the best fish. Great home made soba and interesting rolls. Lovely music. Nice place. More costly than the place across the road, but much, much better.

1  Thank john f
Reviewed July 19, 2014

My husband and I came here with a friend after arriving in San Rafael for a wedding. We had just driven for 12 hours, were starving, this place looked good so we figured we'd give it a shot. It's a cute little place, very small,...More

Thank Utah_Jen
Reviewed May 18, 2013

Average food quality, limited food and beverage menus. Went here based on online reviews but found it did not live up to what we had read.

1  Thank James C
Reviewed April 27, 2013 via mobile

Very good Japanese food in San Rafael! We were choosing between few places for sushi experience in the the area. After we have finded out owner is the chef we decided to go for Umi. It was very good decision! We ordered sampling menu. Asked...More

Thank Lauris L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 819 4th St, San Rafael, CA 94901-3223
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-457-3992
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