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Souzai Sushi & Sake

1 Atlantic Ocean # 4111, Level 3, The Playground Pier at Caesars, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6689
+1 609-348-4443
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (61 reviews)
“seaweed salad” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 Atlantic Ocean # 4111, Level 3, The Playground Pier at Caesars, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6689
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Had apps and drinks and was a nice little place to stop before our event. They were delicious and we had a lovely view of the ocean to top it off!

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Great sushi any time of the day but EVEN better when you go for happy hour... $1 sake! Can't beat that!

Thank Jeffrey B
Reviewed 9 August 2018

This cozy corner is the first bistro-style restaurant you encounter after stepping off the escalator on the third level of the Playground Pier building along Atlantic City’s boardwalk. In addition to the round-the-bar seating, one can choose to sit in any of the comfortable cushioned...More

Thank Guess W
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Great selections! We ordered everything and it was awesome! I especially loved the desert sushi roll OMG a taste like no other! Definitely will return EVERY time I am in town!!!! Thank you for a great time!

Thank Dennis R
Reviewed 8 July 2018

I do not eat sushi but my daughter does and says this bar has some of the best around. Drinks are good too and their Happy Hour prices cannot be beat.

Thank simmie17
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Great view, great atmosphere and awesome menu. I tried one of their special entrees that they advertised on the table and when it came it looked just like the picture and tasted great.

Thank Jatique D
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The food and drinks are good with a decent happy hour menu. But stay away on a busy Friday or Saturday night. 2 waitresses on a Friday night does not cut it. We had to constantly call the waitress over to ask for things that...More

Thank Perry I
Reviewed 27 February 2018

I come to AC a lot but this was my first time at Souza. I have heard nothing but great things so I had to check it out. We arrived 5 minutes before the happy hour ended but our waitress was able to put a...More

Thank NICK81514
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I'm always amazed at the quality of the food that comes out of the tiny kitchen that's right next to the bar. There's only 1 person cooking - the food comes out perfectly every time. My husband had both the Shrimp Souzai (shrimp tempura over...More

Thank Susan B
Joanna P, Guest Relations Manager at Souzai Sushi & Sake, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

We're thrilled to hear you had such a great visit! Thanks for this wonderful review - we'll make sure to share it with our staff with our thanks for a job well done.

Reviewed 3 January 2018

What a view! Beautiful view of the boardwalk and the beach. Great service and incredible food. Recommend the Chicken Teriyaki . Delicious. Edamame is a must have there as well.

Thank Krista L
Joanna P, Guest Relations Manager at Souzai Sushi & Sake, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

So happy to hear you enjoyed your visit - we hope to catch you on your next trip through the area!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Atlantic Ocean # 4111, Level 3, The Playground Pier at Caesars, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6689
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Atlantic City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-348-4443
  • E-mail
Simple... seasonal... sensual... Souzai features a diverse menu of hand-rolled sushi, fresh sashimi and traditional Japanese dishes, as well as a wide range of innovative cocktails, Japanese sake and beer. Showcasing stunning views of the beach, ocean sunsets and the sparkling cityscape from its perch high above the famed Atlantic City boardwalk, Souzai has become one of the hottest spots in town to mix and mingle. Grab a seat and discover for yourself why Souzai has racked up so many accolades from AC Weekly: Atlantic City's best sushi, best happy hour, best place to pre-game and best bartender! Souzai was also awarded a Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor, and was listed as one of Atlantic City's 10 Best Restaurants by The Culture Trip 2015.
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