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Sushi Ota

4529 Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109-4920
+1 858-270-5670
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (76 reviews)
“omakase” (28 reviews)
“diego roll” (13 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4529 Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109-4920
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1 - 10 of 673 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love the quality, service and variety of options this restaurant has... certainly a place to come back and eat several times. Price is fair too!!

Thank Maria B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went in for lunch and tried several different items. Each one was very nice and I think they have earned the ranking. The only strange part was the strip mall 7-11 area.

Thank Kyle W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a very good Sushi restaurant. I would recomend only Sushi because that is the pourpose of that restairant. It is quite a small place but it is worth to go. It is always crowded. The location and the parking place are not good.

Thank Jorge M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place always has a line to get in and it’s no wonder because the wait is well worth it! You have to make reservations ahead of time to get in but you will not regret a moment. Everything is fresh and lovely surroundings. The...More

Thank MJ C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you sit with the master, Ota-san, at the bar you are in for a treat. It is well worth the cost. If you sit anywhere else, you are rushed, the sushi preparation is ok and so are the kitchen items, service is brusk. AND...More

Thank scooke10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The sushi here is really good. The place is kind of small and fills up quick. May want to make reservation

Thank vintage111
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Tasty sushi, fresh fish and great service. They even warned us about parking issues. I recommend you make a reservation.

Thank Rivadávia N
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful sushi in a nondescript strip mall sort of complex. We enjoyed the specials and classics, great service and top notch nigiri.

Thank AlwaysTravelling2012
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Yes: this place is worth. Yes: it's authentic. Yes: You will order expensive items. Yes: You will glad you did. Order the finest delicacies and cold sake. You will NOT be disappointed!

1  Thank Jeremy K
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

I went here the first night of my trip and liked it so much that I returned twice. The seafood was excellent. The uni, caught locally, was the best I have ever had. Friendly and engaging sushi chefs.I look forward to returning when I am...More

1  Thank WesternCiv
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Questions & Answers
Rafael P
27 February 2017|
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Response from Christina2262 | Reviewed this property |
No it is a la carte
Jennifer Z
22 November 2016|
Response from Patrick5451966 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are
epilef a
5 September 2016|
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Response from ashish r | Reviewed this property |
A la carte
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4529 Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109-4920
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Pacific Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Pacific Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 858-270-5670
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