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Azuma - Downtown

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909 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-3108 (Main)
+1 713-223-0909
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Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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Dusseldorf
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70 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a dinner here on my own. Scallops with foie gras was mouthwatering. Kobe beef on hot rock excellent. The only thing that wasn't as good is the sushi rice. The fish or seafood was of good quality but the rice too dry. Maybe spoiled but i think If they improve on that it deserved a 5star rating. Furthermore,... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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107 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasantly surprised! We are picky about sushi. The sushi here was excellent. Our daughter is a huge salmon fan and loved it. The service was simply top notch, could not have been better. We sat inside and were treated very well. Dessert was surprisingly good (the chocolate cake!). We'd certainly come back.

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Thank Live4VacationTrips
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasantly surprised. The rolls were excellent, get the dragon lady! Great spot for dinner & definitely reasonably priced.

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Thank StephS39
Spring Grove, United States
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78 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for some drinks and a few things to eat. This definitely seems like one of those "local" bars where everyone comes to meet up with friends or to socialize for a post work day happy hour. The sushi is quite excellent and the bartender is friendly and fast.

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Thank Timothy K
Sydney, Australia
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If u want to find a Japanese food for late dinner downtown, that's the place! It is a bar type of restaurant with Jap food. Sushi is fresh & not too much msg in udon soup which is what we liked.

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Thank Mui C
Grand Cayman
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This isn't bad sushi, just overpriced. When I went, they charged me $4.47 for unagi sauce on 3 handrolls. This is just outrageous.

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Thank Paul A
San Diego, California
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44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

The boyfriend and I were just wandering around downtown and stumbled upon Azuma. Place wasn't too busy and the service was quick. Sushi was okay but we did like the Ox Tail Curry Soba. Nice relaxed restaurant, good atmosphere.

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Thank Ehrin P
La Grange, Texas
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105 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We had a good dinner here on a Friday night. Service was lightning fast. Our sushi was very good. We got the cajun roll, sumo roll, and I thought the Azuma roll but that one was super spicy, so maybe it ended up being something else? The Asari miso soup was good as far as miso goes, but you're paying... More 

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Thank Lojeslj
Calgary, Canada
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52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Very good ambience and excellent service. We let the server choose for our diverse table and he nailed it. Great mix of traditional fare plus some excellent and creative specialty rolls.

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Thank xman92905
Southampton, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Came here for a conference. Sought our the local Sushi as is normal. This was great. Simple and stylish restaurant. Focused on the great Sushi. Wasn't disappointed. Excellent selection of specialty rolls. Great service. Reasonable prices. Very good all round. Will be back.

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Thank Stuart M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 909 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-3108
    (Main)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-223-0909

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?