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Fat Salmon Sushi

719 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3208
+1 215-928-8881
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (45 reviews)
“salmon” (23 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
719 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3208
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Called to see what time Fat Salmon was open until for lunch and was told 2:30 but they seat until 2:15 and the kitchen stays open until 2:45 so we raced over and arrived at 2 thinking we had plenty of time. Quickly looked over...More

Thank BeachBlondie
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Finest and freshest. Beautiful interior. Accessible but best to reserve if you want a table in the evening.

Thank RittSq
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We wanted good sushi after a long day driving into Philly before the busy day visiting all the historic district attractions the next day. The restaurant was a walking distance from our hotel on Chestnut Street, which sealed the deal as parking is horrendous in...More

Thank TikkiTalk
Reviewed 3 August 2017

we stopped her for lunch while visiting historic sites, liberty bell, and independence hall a few streets away. We had 4 people in our party and were able to get a seat within a few minutes - only a few open seats when we got...More

Thank Seasidesewing
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

When you walk into Fat Salmon, you immediately know it's going to be a different kind of sushi night! They have a playbook for their menu - awesome! And the uniqueness and character continues in the rolls, from Japanese fried chicken to eggplant to tempora...More

Thank Chantal b
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Looking for Sushi in a traveling city can be difficult as this is one food item you do not want to risk having a bad encounter. The luncheon specials brought us to the Fat Salmon for the first time while visiting Philadelphia. It was worth...More

Thank Angel_Travel_Bug
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Favorite sushi spot in the city! Servers are really nice and chill. Great place for American sushi. Huge plates, you'll be super full and want to sleep after.

Thank Alexandra J L
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Loved this sushi place. Everything my friend and I ordered was fresh and delicious. Seaweed salad, miso soup, sashimi and sushi rolls (rainbow) were all excellent. The place itself is lovely. The service quick and attentive. Highly recommend.

Thank WRashed
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Probably the most innovative sushi restaurant I have ever come across. Wide choice of sushi ( even for vegetarians), unusual combinations, wonderful flavors and excellent presentation! First time sushi eaters- This is a place for you! Sushi Lovers - You cant miss dining at this...More

Thank travel_rwr
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Amazingly surprised by the variety and the flavor of the different kinds of rolls you can have in this restaurant! I've never had sushi before and this restaurant made me fall in love with it! The soy sauce with the wasabi, an endless list of...More

Thank Kelo P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 719 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3208
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-928-8881
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