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Vic Sushi Bar

2035 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
+1 215-564-4339
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (20 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
Open Now
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
2035 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Neighbourhood: City Center West
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 6 April 2017

This restaurant had good Sushi, but absolutely nothing else. Unless you are going there with others, I do not recommend. The Yelp review was not really accurate.

Thank Lesley W
Reviewed 15 February 2017

You can't go wrong with this tiny place (1 point deducted for the packed place with no style aesthetic) on the sushi front. I've been a few times and recommend it for a quick sushi fix. The well priced fresh fish is served quickly with...More

Thank Jenna P
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

On our way, while trying to keep my wine chilled for this BYO, we met friends that still have not found Vic's. He is very particular about his sushi and has not wanted to change old habits. Now seriously, if you have found the crowd...More

Thank Bdh26
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Ok, first the sushi. Not bad but not great. The rice was barely warm but tasty. The fish was of good quality but not great. Now the service - horrid. The place is tiny and probably better for take-out (see photo). I asked only for...More

Thank rbeech
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Yes Vic's is tiny, 10 at most, and yes there isn't a washroom or ice. Yes the take out crowd can be large. But it is all about the fish, the cut, the attention to detail and the sauce. We live close, bring our own...More

Thank Bdh26
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Went here with my wife on a rainy Saturday night and waited about 10 minutes to get a seat at the counter. We arrived at 7:30 and I think it was a reasonable wait considering the timing the fact that it's really only a sushi...More

Thank Jon O
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Luckily we got there very early on a Friday night before a comedy show next door. There are maybe 6 - 8 seats at the sushi bar. What they lack in space they make up for with great sushi and creative rolls. They do a...More

Thank stallroad
Reviewed 8 December 2015

If you are looking for a cheap option to eat sushi in Philly Vic is your place. Quality is ok there although service is not a strength.

Thank Rodrigo-Kita
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Good not great sushi -- you cannot beat the low prices, and they do deliver. That said, there are some better options in Philly if you want higher quality fish.

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I love the sushi here. It is a very small restaurant with about 10 seating max. The seafood was very fresh. There was an excellent selection in the menu. I would definitely come back when I visit Philadelphia.

Thank guyscholar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
14:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2035 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-564-4339
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