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6 E 32nd St, New York City, NY 10016-5422
+1 212-725-1333
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“sashimi” (44 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6 E 32nd St, New York City, NY 10016-5422
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I come to the buffet during a random day off or before work as I work in the neighborhood. Up until two years ago, they shortened the sushi part of the buffet and gave a Shibu- shibu, which is the hot pot for raw items....More

Thank David B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There was a wide variety of shellfish, fish, cooked and uncooked, rice, noodles, vegetables, sushi, meat, gyozas, All was fresh and tasty! Worth a visit.

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was great and there was a very big choice: oysters, crab, mussels, shabu shabu, meat, vegetables, etc. There also was a wonderful dessert bar of European pastries. The only downside is the NOISE. No carpeting or draperies to absorb the noise. It is...More

Thank mvburke
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Please don't waste your time and go somewhere else this place is no good, stop there for lunch and the buffet was full of low quality food, not much to choose from, no lobster, no crabs, no rice. Restaurant is not very clean and the...More

Thank DelReTravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This used to be one of our favorite restaurants in NYC---there was a spectacular selection of sushi, sashimi and shellfish. In the space of a year, the place has deteriorated incredibly. Poor selection of fish, and employees slow to replenish them; many items eliminated, probably...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We were going to this place before it was IchiUmi. Used to have a great selection with ots of fresh oysters, sushi, shell fish. Rice was never great but now the whole place stinks. We went last night and it's the last time after many...More

Thank nephties1
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I came here for the first time with a group of people. We were told this is Korean quarter in NY, but to the amasement of our taxi driver, Ichiumi is a Japanese restaurant on the 32nd. I have never seen such a magnanimous buffet...More

Thank francois210
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

I came here regularly with friends before going to msg. For knicks games. Convenient and the buffet although not gourmet is a good value for the buffet fans. Some items can also be ordered aka carts if you like. There is something for everyone and...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Overall, plenty to choose from. Sushi was ok, nothing spectacular. Sashimi was also average. Unusual types of fish for sashimi such as porgy and branzino. 20-25 types of entrees. They are constantly refilling. They also offer a hot pot for boiling meat and vegetables. A...More

Thank AndiamoAMagna
Reviewed 24 June 2017

I went to dine at Ichiumi yesterday night by myself and i had the sushi buffet, Its great but the only thing i didn't like much was that the rice was too soft or mushy but overall great place and the affordability was great i...More

1  Thank noahcovington
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Jessie L
24 November 2016|
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Response from yvonnechile | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. All kinds of fish; raw and cooked. There are so many selections you will be awed.
18 July 2015|
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Response from GLASGOWTRAVELLER_8 | Reviewed this property |
They sell wine and beer and saki etc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 E 32nd St, New York City, NY 10016-5422 (Formerly Cafe New Yorker)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-725-1333
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