Bamboo Sushi

★★★★★
  • 310 SE 28th Ave

    Portland, OR 97214

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  • 503-232-5255

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Seriously upscale sushi. If you are going for an inexpensive night out or standard fare- dont stop here. \r
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If you want to pay fare price for upscale excellent sushi- this is your place. \r
Great service Cynthia C. (i think that was it)

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Seriously upscale sushi. If you are going for an inexpensive night out or standard fare- dont stop here. \r
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If you want to pay fare price for upscale excellent sushi- this is your place. \r
Great service Cynthia C. (i think that was it)

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Very good quality and obviously quality ingredients in all their sushi. You pay for what you get though....

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★★★★☆

Very good quality and obviously quality ingredients in all their sushi. You pay for what you get though....

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We have tried this place twice and loved itdid I say LOVED ITYes it was great. So many things to try and all are great. LEAVE ROOM FOR THE CHOCOLATE EGG ROLLS!

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We have tried this place twice and loved itdid I say LOVED ITYes it was great. So many things to try and all are great. LEAVE ROOM FOR THE CHOCOLATE EGG ROLLS!

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Go here at least once a month for date night. Always enjoy sitting at the sushi bar and having the chef just make random things for us. Food is amazing, service is good - especially for portland. Also one of the few places you can get

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★★★★★

Go here at least once a month for date night. Always enjoy sitting at the sushi bar and having the chef just make random things for us. Food is amazing, service is good - especially for portland. Also one of the few places you can get

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I'm so surprised to read some of the negative reviews! I've been twice for happy hour and both times were excellent. I haven't had a plate there that wasn't delicious!! The Kobe Flank Steak and Vegetable Tempura are my favorites (my

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★★★★★

I'm so surprised to read some of the negative reviews! I've been twice for happy hour and both times were excellent. I haven't had a plate there that wasn't delicious!! The Kobe Flank Steak and Vegetable Tempura are my favorites (my

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Last night I was eating with my family. Our meals were decent but not as great as they have been in the past. It took forever for our server to even notice we were there. We don't eat the sushi because of the mercury content., and boy was

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★★★★★

Last night I was eating with my family. Our meals were decent but not as great as they have been in the past. It took forever for our server to even notice we were there. We don't eat the sushi because of the mercury content., and boy was

Pros: good drinks

Cons: The sushi is spoiled and really awful service.

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I've been looking forward to trying Bamboo Sushi ever since I first learned that a sustainable sushi restaurant was opening in Portland. We finally made it, and just in time. The happy hour brings a big crowd, and the dinner crowd is

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★★★★★

I've been looking forward to trying Bamboo Sushi ever since I first learned that a sustainable sushi restaurant was opening in Portland. We finally made it, and just in time. The happy hour brings a big crowd, and the dinner crowd is

Pros: sustainable fish & good service

Cons: underwhelming quality & overly salty miso

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Nice place, crowded even on a Monday night, which is unusual, but shows one thing - this is a well-liked place. Excellent selection of Sake. Nice menu, the certified fish and food sources is a comforting addition, and from what I read in

3
★★★★★

Nice place, crowded even on a Monday night, which is unusual, but shows one thing - this is a well-liked place. Excellent selection of Sake. Nice menu, the certified fish and food sources is a comforting addition, and from what I read in

Pros: Green Machine roll - knockout

Cons: Prices

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I am pregnant now but cannot wait to be able to eat sushi here again. You must go here and sit at the sushi bar and ask the chef to make you something special.

3
★★★★★

I am pregnant now but cannot wait to be able to eat sushi here again. You must go here and sit at the sushi bar and ask the chef to make you something special.

Pros: Sustainable Sushi and YUMMY

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Bamboo has first class sushi and Japanese dishes. They are an expensive restaurant, but worth a splurge if that's what you want.

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★★★★☆

Bamboo has first class sushi and Japanese dishes. They are an expensive restaurant, but worth a splurge if that's what you want.

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Delicious sushi! One of the only sushi restaurants in this country that attempts to source ethical fish. Delicious!

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Delicious sushi! One of the only sushi restaurants in this country that attempts to source ethical fish. Delicious!

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This is simply fantastic sushi! Amazing flavor combinations! The service is a bit on the slow side, but good other than that! Do your tastebuds a favor and check it out.

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This is simply fantastic sushi! Amazing flavor combinations! The service is a bit on the slow side, but good other than that! Do your tastebuds a favor and check it out.

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I'm new to Portland, and am excited to check out its sushi world. bamboo was highly recommended so we came in to check it out. Love the sustainability and high quality fish. We had a marinated cod that almost made us cry it was so

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★★★★★

I'm new to Portland, and am excited to check out its sushi world. bamboo was highly recommended so we came in to check it out. Love the sustainability and high quality fish. We had a marinated cod that almost made us cry it was so

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This is an example of a good idea tasting bad...After reading an article in PDX mag about this place I was all excited about going somewhere new and seeing what this sustainable sushi bar was all about. The interior decoration is amazing,

3
★★★★★

This is an example of a good idea tasting bad...After reading an article in PDX mag about this place I was all excited about going somewhere new and seeing what this sustainable sushi bar was all about. The interior decoration is amazing,

Pros: interior design

Cons: food is bad even if "sustainable"

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Ok, so.... I LOVE this place. The spicy tuna hand rolls are super, as is everything else I've tried. The fancy cocktails are worth the splurge, not too sugary, and the atmosphere and service is nice. Good job!

3
★★★★★

Ok, so.... I LOVE this place. The spicy tuna hand rolls are super, as is everything else I've tried. The fancy cocktails are worth the splurge, not too sugary, and the atmosphere and service is nice. Good job!

Pros: i enjoy the sustainability

Cons: parking

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Went to bamboo on the recommendation of A&E. So after being seated and getting our first app. We realized we were expecting much more from the place than it had to offer. The sushi was just OK not amazing, their menu was blowing a lot of

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★★★★★

Went to bamboo on the recommendation of A&E. So after being seated and getting our first app. We realized we were expecting much more from the place than it had to offer. The sushi was just OK not amazing, their menu was blowing a lot of

Pros: fancy decor

Cons: to much smoke and mirrors

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My friends and I went to Bamboo Sushi for the first time the other night to celebrate a friend's engagement. I had heard great things about the restaurant before I went but the experience far exceeded my expectations. Having grown up

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★★★★★

My friends and I went to Bamboo Sushi for the first time the other night to celebrate a friend's engagement. I had heard great things about the restaurant before I went but the experience far exceeded my expectations. Having grown up

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We wanted sushi and our friends told us to meet them at Bamboo. I usually go to Yuki. Its cheesy, but isn't that part of the whole deal anyway? The restaraunt was busy, but not too bad. A huge banner announcing it as the first

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★★★★★

We wanted sushi and our friends told us to meet them at Bamboo. I usually go to Yuki. Its cheesy, but isn't that part of the whole deal anyway? The restaraunt was busy, but not too bad. A huge banner announcing it as the first

Pros: visually enticing

Cons: terrible parking. poor waitstaff

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The sushi chefs were snobby and think their horrible sushi it the best ever, go to japan and get some real training by a humble professional

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★★★★★

The sushi chefs were snobby and think their horrible sushi it the best ever, go to japan and get some real training by a humble professional

Pros: when i left the restaurant

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Such a nice surprise! We live near by and wanted some sushi, so we walked over to try it out. Amazing from the decor to the staff, and did I say that the food was the best I have ever had at a Japanese Restaurant! We had the Happy Hour

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★★★★★

Such a nice surprise! We live near by and wanted some sushi, so we walked over to try it out. Amazing from the decor to the staff, and did I say that the food was the best I have ever had at a Japanese Restaurant! We had the Happy Hour

Pros: Everything

Cons: Nothing

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Seriously, this is the best sushi in Portland, hands down. I have been coming here for a little over a year, when it was still Masu East, and now that it is Bamboo Sushi, it is even better. I hadn't been for a couple months, but when I

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★★★★★

Seriously, this is the best sushi in Portland, hands down. I have been coming here for a little over a year, when it was still Masu East, and now that it is Bamboo Sushi, it is even better. I hadn't been for a couple months, but when I

Pros: everything

Cons: parking and the drive over

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I went there! I tried it! I didnt understand there sustainble concept! didnt enjoy the food, atmosphere or attitude, and i won't be back. i want my sushi that everyone else serves not a mask of fakeness with extra garnish to raise the

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★★★★★

I went there! I tried it! I didnt understand there sustainble concept! didnt enjoy the food, atmosphere or attitude, and i won't be back. i want my sushi that everyone else serves not a mask of fakeness with extra garnish to raise the

Pros: empty?

Cons: empty?

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This is my favorite sushi place in Portland, and it happened by accident. My boyfriend and I were going to Yokos sushi for his birthday one night, but they closed an hour early. Frustrated because that happens very often we went to Masu

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★★★★★

This is my favorite sushi place in Portland, and it happened by accident. My boyfriend and I were going to Yokos sushi for his birthday one night, but they closed an hour early. Frustrated because that happens very often we went to Masu

Pros: food, service

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I'm recommending Masu East with some cautions, since I would return for a few select items, and it really is a nice facility. Staff was attentive, we sat at the sushi bar and the sushi chefs were friendly and helpful. My husband had the

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★★★★★

I'm recommending Masu East with some cautions, since I would return for a few select items, and it really is a nice facility. Staff was attentive, we sat at the sushi bar and the sushi chefs were friendly and helpful. My husband had the

Pros: smoked salmon

Cons: lack of seasoning in sushi rice

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I've gone to Masu East a couple of times. The first time I sat at the sushi bar and had good service from the sushi chef. They paced the rolls, which I wasn't expecting and didn't necessarily love, but it seems that they are trying to be

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★★★★★

I've gone to Masu East a couple of times. The first time I sat at the sushi bar and had good service from the sushi chef. They paced the rolls, which I wasn't expecting and didn't necessarily love, but it seems that they are trying to be

Pros: Good quality sushi, decent basic rolls

Cons: Overpriced, poor service

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I had high hopes for Masu, i had heard good things about downtown, but i went to east. The service was cold, at one point we asked the hostess for desert menus and she took our order but never put it in or told the server who was taking

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★★★★★

I had high hopes for Masu, i had heard good things about downtown, but i went to east. The service was cold, at one point we asked the hostess for desert menus and she took our order but never put it in or told the server who was taking

Pros: Dessert, when it finally came was amazing.

Cons: let me down

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i had a wonderfully amazing dinner with my fiance at the downtown location a few weeks ago, the chefs were witty and there creations were endless and i couldn't have had a better experience. so i got invited to the east location with my

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★★★★★

i had a wonderfully amazing dinner with my fiance at the downtown location a few weeks ago, the chefs were witty and there creations were endless and i couldn't have had a better experience. so i got invited to the east location with my

Pros: the place was empty

Cons: my experience was awfull

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Searching on this website we found this restaurant. it was a small place but when we walked in we informed the waitress that it was our first time. she seated us at the sushi bar and we looked at the menu. we were served water with fresh

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★★★★★

Searching on this website we found this restaurant. it was a small place but when we walked in we informed the waitress that it was our first time. she seated us at the sushi bar and we looked at the menu. we were served water with fresh

Pros: Wonderful Food, Service, and Attitude.

Cons: parking. eh so so.

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Someone directed me to check out Mio Sushi one day, but before heading out I looked it up on citysearch and after about an hour of comparing sushi places, decided to treat myself to Masu East instead... The best decision and meal I've had

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Someone directed me to check out Mio Sushi one day, but before heading out I looked it up on citysearch and after about an hour of comparing sushi places, decided to treat myself to Masu East instead... The best decision and meal I've had

Pros: Great atmosphere, fabulous food, appropriate pricing

Cons: definitely a wait- call ahead

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Loved the food I ordered and will DEFINITELY return! I went with a friend this past Sunday night and we got some nigiri (sake, unagi, toro, saba) which was good but a bit pricy. But considering some sushi I have had around town for not

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★★★★★

Loved the food I ordered and will DEFINITELY return! I went with a friend this past Sunday night and we got some nigiri (sake, unagi, toro, saba) which was good but a bit pricy. But considering some sushi I have had around town for not

Pros: food, atmosphere

Cons: perhaps parking

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We went on a Friday night and there were quite a few people. The restaurant was beautiful and has very cool architecture. The hot tea tasted like popcorn and when we asked the waitress she said it was made with brown rice. Appetizer was

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We went on a Friday night and there were quite a few people. The restaurant was beautiful and has very cool architecture. The hot tea tasted like popcorn and when we asked the waitress she said it was made with brown rice. Appetizer was

Pros: Nice Ambience

Cons: parking, sushi, service

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This place has quickly become my primo favourite Sushi place in Portland. As a hardcore sushi snob, this place nails it every single time. I am always taken to one of my favourite realms available through food; that of intense moaning

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★★★★★

This place has quickly become my primo favourite Sushi place in Portland. As a hardcore sushi snob, this place nails it every single time. I am always taken to one of my favourite realms available through food; that of intense moaning

Pros: pure sushi ecstasy

Cons: yuppie vibe

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Oh my got, it was fantastic!!! I was there for a casual sushi lunch and left amazed and impressed. I'm no sushi expert, but I grew up in Japan and have had sushi many many times. Masu's nigiri's are one of the best I've had in the US.

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★★★★★

Oh my got, it was fantastic!!! I was there for a casual sushi lunch and left amazed and impressed. I'm no sushi expert, but I grew up in Japan and have had sushi many many times. Masu's nigiri's are one of the best I've had in the US.

Pros: Nigiri, ambience

Cons: Somewhat slow service

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O.K., I'll admit it: This was my first foray into quality sushi, so I am not an expert. But after eating at sushi land, mio sushi, and a few other places, this place blew me out of the water. The salmon was so soft; it was like eating a

3
★★★★★

O.K., I'll admit it: This was my first foray into quality sushi, so I am not an expert. But after eating at sushi land, mio sushi, and a few other places, this place blew me out of the water. The salmon was so soft; it was like eating a

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I held Masu up as the best sushi joint in town, but my last visit fell a bit flat. The nigiri is always impeccable: very fresh and flavorful, good-sized portions. Masu's cocktails are creative and delicious, using fresh fruit -- try the

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★★★★★

I held Masu up as the best sushi joint in town, but my last visit fell a bit flat. The nigiri is always impeccable: very fresh and flavorful, good-sized portions. Masu's cocktails are creative and delicious, using fresh fruit -- try the

Pros: Saba & unagi nigiri, fresh fruit cocktails, unique in the neighborhood

Cons: Lackluster noodle dishes, waiting for food to arrive

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I have eaten sushi all over this town and nothing compares to Masu East! I think I have probably dined at Masu East at least 20 times...never leaving disappointed (sit sushi bar if possible). The fish is so consistent. The amibiance and

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★★★★★

I have eaten sushi all over this town and nothing compares to Masu East! I think I have probably dined at Masu East at least 20 times...never leaving disappointed (sit sushi bar if possible). The fish is so consistent. The amibiance and

Pros: Best Fish Hands Down, Beautiful Space, Great Food Too

Cons: Limited Outdoor Seating

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I have been lucky enough to enjoy great sushi all over the world and I am thrilled to finally have some excellent sushi here in Portland. The quality of the fish served at Masu East is unparalled. The rolls were beautiful, inventive and

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★★★★★

I have been lucky enough to enjoy great sushi all over the world and I am thrilled to finally have some excellent sushi here in Portland. The quality of the fish served at Masu East is unparalled. The rolls were beautiful, inventive and

Pros: High quality fish

Cons: Parking can be tough during peak hours

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The sushi was commesnsurate with the prices. Although there is good sushi to be had in this town for less, I would still recommend Masu on the grounds that they have some unique and appealing selections, if the service hadn't been so poor.

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★★★★★

The sushi was commesnsurate with the prices. Although there is good sushi to be had in this town for less, I would still recommend Masu on the grounds that they have some unique and appealing selections, if the service hadn't been so poor.

Pros: Some nice selections, tasty food.

Cons: Slow service, and not because they were busy

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I was excited to finally see a sushi restaurant opening in this neighborhood. \r
As a self proclaimed sushi fanatic, I am willing to give every new restaurant a fair shot.\r
Let me tell you that Masu East will not end up on my

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★★★★★

I was excited to finally see a sushi restaurant opening in this neighborhood. \r
As a self proclaimed sushi fanatic, I am willing to give every new restaurant a fair shot.\r
Let me tell you that Masu East will not end up on my

Pros: pizza scent from next door, no wait, ambitious staff

Cons: price-value-reality ratio

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I have been to Masu East four times and I am so impressed! Great food, an engaging staff, a very hip laoout and design to the floorplan. I no longer felt I was in a neighborhood restaurant, it was more like what I am used to in other

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★★★★★

I have been to Masu East four times and I am so impressed! Great food, an engaging staff, a very hip laoout and design to the floorplan. I no longer felt I was in a neighborhood restaurant, it was more like what I am used to in other

Pros: Ambience, hip, sushi and sake and style to burn. Great place to impress someone!!

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I have eaten at Sushi Restaurants all over the US for the past 18 years. I am not easily impressed, but I can say Portland is very fortunate to have Masu East in our city. The food is extrememly fresh. The sushi presentation goes beyond

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★★★★★

I have eaten at Sushi Restaurants all over the US for the past 18 years. I am not easily impressed, but I can say Portland is very fortunate to have Masu East in our city. The food is extrememly fresh. The sushi presentation goes beyond

Pros: Food and Sake

Cons: I don't live around the corner

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everything about this place is BLAH, last thursday around 8 the place was dead, maybe 12 people total in the whole place, our party of 8 decided to stay anyways, seeing as how there was an hour and a half wait next door at ken's pizza. and

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★★★★★

everything about this place is BLAH, last thursday around 8 the place was dead, maybe 12 people total in the whole place, our party of 8 decided to stay anyways, seeing as how there was an hour and a half wait next door at ken's pizza. and

Pros: leaving

Cons: arriving

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yes, I can't understand how you can open a sushi restaurant and then tell your guests that the sushi making is falling behind because of a group of 8 that all want sushi. They actually make you order something else and you're starving and

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★★★★★

yes, I can't understand how you can open a sushi restaurant and then tell your guests that the sushi making is falling behind because of a group of 8 that all want sushi. They actually make you order something else and you're starving and

Pros: great location

Cons: very expensive

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After moving here from NY, we searched for good sushi at nearly every Japanese restaurant in Portland, and Masu East has definitely been the best (although for the authentic experience, Murata is the way to go.) The sushi is incredibly

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★★★★★

After moving here from NY, we searched for good sushi at nearly every Japanese restaurant in Portland, and Masu East has definitely been the best (although for the authentic experience, Murata is the way to go.) The sushi is incredibly

Pros: Ambience, Quality of Fish

Cons: Average service from waiters

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the west side spot is simply one of the best in town. yet their staple, the lotus roll, was a complete let down on the west side. the decor is great and the location is nice but i would rather head west than go to this place.

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★★★★★

the west side spot is simply one of the best in town. yet their staple, the lotus roll, was a complete let down on the west side. the decor is great and the location is nice but i would rather head west than go to this place.

Pros: ambience

Cons: average tasting; doesn't live up to the west side aura.

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Was excited to see a new sushi place open up.However to my dismay it was nothing I haven't seen before.Great for the american taste buds,however if you want real japanese look elsewhere,perhaps Murata .Lots of glam and little thrill for

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★★★★★

Was excited to see a new sushi place open up.However to my dismay it was nothing I haven't seen before.Great for the american taste buds,however if you want real japanese look elsewhere,perhaps Murata .Lots of glam and little thrill for

Pros: Nice atmosphere

Cons: Too pricey

 

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