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Maru Japanese Restaurant

4636 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756-3026
+1 512-458-6200
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
23 Jan 2018
“Cozy, local, mom & pop sushi shop”
9 Nov 2016
“Sushi!!!”
Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Sushi, Japanese, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4636 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756-3026
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

I believe this is a husband wife combo operation. Both are friendly and the sushi is quite good too, with nice size cuts of fish. I’d go back again. Not as fancy as Uchi or Uchiko, and also not nearly as pricy!

Thank ATX_Tips
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Quiet,comfortable, and homey. The futomaki and escalar were both superb. Very unassuming location with good sushi.

Thank EricPBliss
Reviewed 16 April 2016

We ordered two large rolls for lunch. The first roll (I think Caterpillar) containing Eel was very tasty. The Pink Roll that used salmon was disappointing. The Salmon had little "fresh" flavor and maybe tasted a tiny bit off. The rice was dry and chewy...More

Thank CanyonJack
Reviewed 3 February 2016

This was not a place I was aware of until we went there for lunch and it is around the corner from my office! The atmosphere was plain, simple. The dishes were ornately decorated with the food.

Thank DoubleM2
Reviewed 23 April 2015

I can only imagine that a competitor of Maru gave Maru one star. I know my sushi restaurants. I used to live on Chicago's Restaurant Row, which had the best sushi restaurant in Chicago. First, let's dispense with the quality of the food itself. PERFECT....More

Thank BethHunter
Reviewed 8 March 2014

I finally tried out this small neighborhood sushi bar after living here for 5 years. The service was amazing and genuinely warm. The food was excellent. Quality of the fish was superb. This is my new favorite local spot.

Thank LiathATX
Reviewed 16 August 2013

We recently stopped in for a late birthday celebration. It has been over a year and Maru holds its own. Maybe it was the new sake menu, but my husband and I felt complete bliss at coming back to Maru. We got miso soup, gyoza,...More

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 17 May 2009

I live in the neighborhood and there's nothing better than strolling over with the family for a nice Japanese dinner. My son always gets the sushi dinner; I go for the chicken teriyaki dinner, which is deliciious and, with the miso soup, salad, and tempura...More

Thank LarsThorvald
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Reviewed 13 May 2009

sloppy sushi

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Reviewed 5 June 2008

I've lived on one coast or another my whole life, and was skeptical about inland sushi. This place can hold a candle to any of my old favorites!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4636 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756-3026
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-458-6200
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