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Nobu's Japanese Restaurant

8643 Olive Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63132-2503
+1 314-997-2303
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
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“sushi” (9 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
5:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
8643 Olive Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63132-2503
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

I think this place has the best Tempura in St. Louis. However they have changed their lunch menu and where they used to have a great tempura menu that came with soup and rice and a salad this is gone from the menu. And the...More

Thank Leslie G
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We met another couple there as it was close to them instead of our usual sushi place. Service was good - check. My wife and I had the cherasi, which we normally like but it was bad. The pieces of fish were tee-tiny and the...More

1  Thank Bobby44881
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Traditional Japanese food and sushi. One of the first and last true Japanese Restaurant in St.Louis. Owners don't speak the greatest english , If your not patient don't come here, its not for you! Also, If your looking for large portion and cheap prices, this...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Chose Nobu's for my Birthday dinner celebration and was quite pleased the entire meal and with the service! Marinated Seeweed Salad, Crispy Chicken Thighs Appetizer, Miso Soup, Sushi, Shrimp & Vegetable Tempura with Rice, Hot Saki, and Sweet frozen rice treats - green tea and...More

Thank Renee L
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Nobu's is a favorite stop for anytime we are in St. Louis. The chef owner is extremely knowledgeable and friendly. He had been there for 25 years and is very popular so make reservations. Although I love sitting at the sushi bar and talking with...More

1  Thank Steve H
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Service was good, answered all my questions about the menu. Had suchi. Yum. Rolls were not big but tasty. I like the fact that the Japanese cooks create the Japanese food. This restaurant was advised by my friends from Japan who study here, so they...More

Thank Julia K
Reviewed 22 June 2015

The food was ok, but the staff, including the owner were screaming at us when we asked where our food was. We waited a long time & wondered why we were waiting so long. We were not rude, but the owner started screaming at us....More

Thank zeusjoos8
Reviewed 23 December 2014

I would have given it Zero points but I still gave 2 because I don't want to be too mean, however this doesn't change the fact that its a not a nice experience at all. I have lived in India, UK and have travelled to...More

3  Thank vipul s
Reviewed 28 July 2014 via mobile

First of, most of Japanese restaurants in St. Louis and Metro East area are run either by Korean (wasabi, oishi sushi, Tani) or Vietnamese (Cafe Mochi). They hire Korean and Mexican staff to perform sushi and maki "art." Thus, when I came to Nobu's, the...More

2  Thank txc9649
Reviewed 28 April 2014

My husband and I love sushi and have been to many places in St. Louis. What draws us back to Nobu's is the family, small business owned feel here. We always sit at the counter and watch Nobu do his magic. He usually interacts with...More

2  Thank PuraVida85
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8643 Olive Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63132-2503
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-997-2303
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Nobu's Japanese Restaurant- your home for fresh authentic sushi. Nobu's specializes in fresh sashimi, and certain fish are flown in directly from Japan. If you are looking for the highest quality sushi, equivalent to what you will find served in Japan, please visit us and we will delight your taste buds.
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