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Musashi

2126 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA 94704-2015
+1 510-843-2017
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Delicious Humble Japanese Abode”
13 Jun 2018
“Stumbled upon this gem”
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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LOCATION
2126 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA 94704-2015
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So much tasty food at low prices! We arrived in time for Happy Hour so many items were even less money. The drink menu included over 20 different sakes plus a bunch of other Japanese drinks. We had a terrific seaweed salad and a lightly...More

Thank Pfitzgerald1946
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Perhaps the best sushi and Japanese I’ve had in the states. I just picked a place with good reviews and went. Don’t let the outside discourage what you’ll find inside. Everyone was extremely pleasant and I was fortunate to walk in and be seated at...More

Thank Todd P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We were visiting friends in Berkeley and they said this was their favorite Japanese restaurants. Decor is basic, seating is tight, and service is average. Sushi is good - we had maki and nigiri - many varieties of rolls - and everything was good. No...More

Thank Been2Bagan
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Berkeley has some v. good Japanese restaurants and this is one of them. But unlike several of the others (eg Kiraku, Ippuku) it is much more relaxed and easy to get into. I try to get there before 7pm because they usually have happy hour...More

Thank NJtraveler0
Reviewed 4 December 2016

About 10 years ago an aunt of ours recommended Musashi to us. She had been going there for years. Since then we have ordered a number of take out party platters for family Thanksgiving and New Year celebrations. We have been consistently impressed with the...More

Thank arimaart
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I have been to Japan more than fifty times, and several of those trips involved stays of multiple months. If you add it all up, I have spent 2.5 years of my life in Japan, and loved it there. Needless to say, I have had...More

Thank Andreas G
Reviewed 7 August 2016

I'm pretty picky about Japanese restaurants. I'm often disappointed when visiting small neighborhood restaurants. Not so the case at Musashi. I had dinner with my daughter and friends here last night. Musashi is a small place - pretty unassuming. We had a 30 minute wait...More

1  Thank gosaka
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

The rolls and the fish where fresh and tasty. Just wish they had more choices on the menu. Very basic. The seaweed salad was also good but again, very basic. It is off a very tiny side street. Seems like an old, dirty, rundown area,...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Food arrived on a variety of beautiful ceramics. Outstanding grilled items, try the tongue and the squid. Order a dinner and they will give you salad, miso soup, and pickled vegetables along with the main (meat and sautéd veg). Great selection of sake. Excellent value...More

Thank Zakrah
Reviewed 9 October 2013

"ohukuro no aji" That is what their sign outside says and It is so true. I've had various items here and 90% of them satisfies my japanese food needs. Agedashi Tofu, Chicken Kara-age, ika yaki, kakuni, gyu-don, chawan mushi, tempura to name a few are...More

Thank hkhasegawa
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  • Food
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2126 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA 94704-2015
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-843-2017
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