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Sin Ju

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1022 NW Johnson St, Portland, OR 97209-3024
+1 503-223-6535
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11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:30
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 22:00
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Portland, Oregon
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181 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We were at Jamison Square with grandkids who wanted pizza. Looking for an alternative we saw Sinju and were we glad we left the kids with their mother. The Hamachi Kama (tuna jaw) was outstanding and my roll - one of the specials of the day with mango and hazelnuts and eel was a real treat. Add to that an... More 

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Hawaii
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634 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

This is a nice place with good food. It is rather expensive. The service was satisfactory but not great. I think there are better sushi restaurants in the Pearl, some quite close to Sin Ju.

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Thank kupunakane
ofallon mo
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I vacationed in Portland last week to find a fabulous fresh sushi restaurant. The sashimi plate was large and the fish was well appointed and very fresh.

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Thank binlady
Miami Beach, Florida
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

Excellent Japanese restaurant. White tablecloths, friendly and helpful service. The sashimi was fresh and delicious. The tempura was as perfect as it could be...light and crispy. Good wine selection. Would definitely return!

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Thank MiamiDemi
Washougal, Washington
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64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

We have been coming here a few times a year since our first date 12 years ago. Tonight was totally disappointing. It took 35 minutes to get the first part of our order and over an hour for completion, despite being half full on a Tuesday. The waiter was clearly new...and clearly inadequately trained. He said the delay was due... More 

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Thank Mark F
SLC, Utah
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015

Food was good, average for sushi, service ok. Given all the eating establishments in downtown Portland, would likely not come back, though.

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Thank Gigi T
Portland, Oregon
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142 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2014 via mobile

Sin Ju has been part of the Pearl District neighborhood for years now. I've been a few times over the last five or more years, and I'm never disappointed with the quality of the food. On our last visit, we had both sushi and chicken teriyaki. The food was all delicious, and the staff was very patient with our small... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2014

We went here on a whim because the first two restaurants were full and they were very accommodating to our party of 9. The variety on the menu is very good and the portions are quite large, especially for a Japanese restaurant where the portions are usually small. I had the bento which frankly, was like getting four small dinners!... More 

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Thank JillCY
Vancouver, Washington
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50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2014

Had a family birthday dinner in a tatami room. We enjoyed appetizers and sushi and sashimi. Service and food was very good and love the privacy of the small rooms. This is one of our favorite restaurants in Portland.

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Thank nanclaws
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2014 via mobile

The sushi was good. The specialty rolls are a good size but a little higher in price. They had a little delay with a large catering order before we were able to get are meal but they were very accommodating and gave us a order of edamame at no charge. The service was excellent!

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Thank bryan8196

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1022 NW Johnson St, Portland, OR 97209-3024
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Pearl
  • Neighbourhood: Pearl
  • Phone Number: +1 503-223-6535

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?