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Otoro Sushi

235 Mount Hermon Rd Ste G, Scotts Valley, CA 95066-4028
+1 831-440-9040
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“otoro” (8 reviews)
“sashimi” (8 reviews)
“salmon roll” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
235 Mount Hermon Rd Ste G, Scotts Valley, CA 95066-4028
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always fresh and tasty! The owners remember you and are very friendly. Love the Mexican roll, fire, SOS roll, torch the salmon roll, tropical roll

Thank MaAgnes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Took my daughter here as she loves sushi. While we both enjoyed our meals, we both noticed and remarked that the rolls we ordered, a California roll for her, a crunch roll, and crab shack roll for me, didn't hold together very well, as though...More

Thank TAGTripAd
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

First time coming here and it was so good. I'm from Hawaii so I know what's good sushi and this place has it. My partner and I was so hungry and the owner I believe gave us a complimentary dish which we were very happy...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Otoro is a solid sushi place. Most of the time their dishes are excellent. Several times however when I have requested simple adjustments like 'no sauce' on some rolls, the come to the table looking like a second-grader made them. Their service is usually great,...More

Thank TravelingVet1981
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Everything you would expect from a Japanese restaurant. Very popular with the locals, of which I am one. Nice to be able to bring a big group. Crowded on weekends, so get in early if you don't want to wait. You will note lots of...More

Thank Anne w
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a local restaurant for us and *the* place for sushi per my avid sushi-loving friends. Our group eats here roughly monthly and they say the fish is very fresh and better than any sushi restaurants in Santa Cruz. I'm a novice myself preferring...More

Thank Ken_Bauer
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Having lived in Finland for many years, I had low expectations of sushi, outside of Asia, but it was quite excellent. I ordered to take-out, and had far too much food for my 20 dollars. The service was fast and the guy very helpful!

Thank Puddingwife
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Delicious and beautiful food, may need a reservation on Friday and Saturday night; we waited for a table. Ambiance is ok; personally we do not like TV while at fine restaurants.

Thank Mrs J
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Always fresh fish with great customer service. We love sitting at the sushi bar and watch the preparation

Thank bakemom
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Someone recommended this to us. We left thanking them. It was a great meal. I was tempted to try new things and was not disappointed. One of the kids had specific requests and the honored them perfectly. We even got dessert as we were enjoying...More

Thank JeriLG
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Does it have a tv?
29 November 2015|
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Response from Sara H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, two of them, if I'm recalling correctly :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 Mount Hermon Rd Ste G, Scotts Valley, CA 95066-4028
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Scotts Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 831-440-9040
  • E-mail
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