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Matuba Japanese Restaurant

2930 McKinley Ave, South Bend, IN 46615-2739
+1 574-251-0674
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
29 Dec 2017
“Best I think you'll find in the area”
4 weeks ago
“Delicious food, friendly service.”
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
2930 McKinley Ave, South Bend, IN 46615-2739
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The attention to quality is what sets Matuba ahead of other sushi options in the area. Ingredients are always fresh and there are tons of options. Strongly recommend.

Thank Seth P
Reviewed February 14, 2018

I got there at 6:50pm and the waitress came at 8:25pm to say "they're starting to work on your food now" the place was nearly empty. it was me and my boyfriend.

Thank Andreita r
Reviewed December 29, 2017

DEFINITE RECOMMEND. Sushi and Sashimi are as good as or better than anywhere else I've tried in town, and Robert's welcoming attitude tips the scale. Ask him for his "Magic Sauce" if it's not jammed, he'll make a little for you - a little spicy,...More

Thank jmark2017
Reviewed April 18, 2017

I came here based on the glowing, enthusiastic reviews. You know it's the real deal when Quail eggs, Mackerel, and Octopus are on the menu, and they get points for that alone. I ordered Japanese noodles with vegetables, which came with miso soup (correctly covered)...More

Thank R C
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

By far the best place in the area for sushi. Plus, there are a lot of other good options on the menu. Robert, the owner and sushi chef, is one of the friendliest and kindest people you'll ever meet. Do yourself a favor, stop in...More

Thank MrWEats
Reviewed January 14, 2016 via mobile

The absolute best sushi around! If you go anywhere else, you might as well buy it day old from the supermarket. Best sushi from south bend in, to California?

Thank Mechanisto
Reviewed July 10, 2015

As always Matuba's doesn't fail to deliver. The food was great and fast as usual, and the service is always so friendly. We love going to Matuba's!

Thank Sjelkins
Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

I cannot say enough about Matuba's. Robert and the staff always are friendly and treat you like they've known you forever. The menu is incredible. There are so many different rolls to choose from, it is hard to decide what you want to eat. But...More

Thank 1bluedevilfan
Reviewed April 1, 2015

This was my first sushi venture in South Bend, and I was pleasantly surprised. I ordered a roll and some sashimi. The chef, Robert, was friendly and the rolls were made with expert presentation. The quality of the fish could be better...I'm not saying it...More

1  Thank Publicola76
Reviewed March 30, 2015

We were looking for a new spot to try & I stumbled upon the reviews for this place. Everyone has raved about how amazing this place is. My friends and I went there for their birthday dinner. I was not impressed. A) I knew from...More

Thank Cutefoodie4u
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2930 McKinley Ave, South Bend, IN 46615-2739
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  South Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 574-251-0674
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