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Soya Sushi Bar & Bistro

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201 W 21st St, Norfolk, VA 23517-2307
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16:00 - 21:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 21:15
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

Me and my husband enjoyed sitting in soya restaurant , Great food and service. We both had misu soup and it was delicious , too bad it comes in small ball . Hibachi was great. The California roll was ok. Prices are average. We will go back again.

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Thank Hana R
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Surprisingly, this place was not too busy for a Friday night (but there is a lot of competition in Ghent). It's a great little sushi bar, with fresh ingredients and fun presentations. Our server was very attentive and personable. This is a very solid choice, especially off the main section of Ghent restaurants. Definitely give them a try because they... More 

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Thank Julie_S29
usa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

A group of us went for Sushi, etc. The food was super fresh, wonderful presentation. Our customer service was great. Could not ask for better service. However, the menu nor the chef is very flexible and it was strange for an Asian restaurant but they aren't very vegetarian friendly so if you are a vegetarian just know that menu is... More 

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Thank keeptraveling01
Norfolk, Virginia
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69 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015

I cannot believe they are still open....I never see a crowd at dining time. The restaurant is awesome and the service is good....but I go usually to a different place for sushi or sashimi.

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Thank Rick H
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

We had chicken noodle and sushi which were amaaazing! The service is like all the other Asian places. Nothing more!

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Thank Yasmin l
Jacksonville, Florida
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2014

The best sushi I've had in VA. I say this because I've had sushi in Japan. The restaurant is trendy and comfortable. Awesome drinks and more importantly the sushi is amazing. The service was fast and polite.

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Thank msnatbella
Norfolk
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2013

My son and I went for dinner. The wait staff was attentive but the service was a little slow. The additional attention made it bearable. The quality, frreshness and preparation of the sushi made it even more so. I have eaten sushi from coast to coast and this is as good as I have ever eaten. Go and enjoy!

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Thank John L
San Antonio, Texas
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68 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2013

I visited Soya after purchasing a groupon. I am a big sushi fan, but have been disappointed in the quality of many of the places I have visited. Soya was a very pleasant surprise. I had the tekka don dinner and the tuna was fresh, thick and velvety. I couldn't have asked for anything better. I will definitely return!

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Thank DonnaO1127
Vallonia, Indiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2012

My wife and I choose this restaurant in Virginia Beach, VA located on 31st. We had the Miso soup, which we found very good. My wife had the Hibachi New York strip,also very good. I had Volcano 11, which was very spice, but delicious. Overall we had great sevice and a wonderful evening after the birth of our Granddaughter Quorra.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Sushi, Japanese
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:15
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:15
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:15
Thursday
11:30 - 21:15
Friday
11:30 - 21:15
Saturday
11:30 - 21:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 W 21st St, Norfolk, VA 23517-2307
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk

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