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Banbu Sushi Bar & Grill

8555 Fletcher Pkwy Ste 106, La Mesa, CA 91942-3066
+1 619-589-0071
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (27 reviews)
“lamb chops” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Grill, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8555 Fletcher Pkwy Ste 106, La Mesa, CA 91942-3066
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Banbu Sushi Bar & Grill
1. Great Service!
"The sushi is fresh. The ambience and service is great."
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2. Amazing Food!
"Bottom line: A fine spot for very good sushi."
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3. Beautiful Atmosphere!
"Outside area is wonderful"
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1 - 10 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

I love this place. The sushi is fresh. The ambience and service is great. The drinks won’t disappoint. For the full experience sit on the patio. Their salad dressings are available for take out.

Thank AlanaHurt
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This place has the best reviews in Yelp so we checked it out. The restaurant did not disappoint. The entire experience from first call, to a text confirmation the moment I hung up the phone, to the dining and service experience, was first rate. Our...More

Thank kjhebert
Reviewed 16 August 2017

we really love the sushi from this restaurant, and have both eaten in and gotten carry out many times. but we got tired of how high-priced it is, and usually drive a little further to other sushi places that aren't as pricey.

Thank markoestreicher
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We usually come here between lunch and dinner because of the wait for a table. Sushi is good but not for the price. We always have to wait longer for our appetizers then the sushi that 80% of the time comes out first. Service is...More

Thank LisaArmy6658
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Bambu sushi bar & Grill Love this place I recommend to go on happy hour from 2:30 to 6:30 otherwise it can be pricey we had the Bambu sushi the Ginger salad grilled Salmon and Garlic edamame

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Five of us, 4 adults and a child celebrated a birthday there last night. The server, Jonathan, was on top of his game and anticipated our needs throughout the meal. The salmon skin salad, chicken udon, oyster shooters, lamb chop appetizers (with kimchee!) were all...More

Thank sflambert
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I love there sushi, I come here a lot . The sushi is great and the staff are all nice and friendly. I love there baja sur roll and the summer wrap.

Thank Engracia M
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Not my first time here! Knowing the service and the quality of the menu was crucial in choosing this venue to meet the parents of my daughter's boyfriend. As expected the food was delicious and the service spectacular. Another advantage for this restaurant for this...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

we started going to Banbu about 11 years ago and they have consistently been great over all that time! Always fresh and always really attentive. The beers and Saki are pretty good. For me the cocktails are the weak link in the chain, but that's...More

Thank FreddySan3
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very nice restaurant, attentive service, good food and ambiance, very acceptable price take advantage of happy hour, parking a little difficult.

Thank Oscar M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$100
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Grill, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
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: 8555 Fletcher Pkwy Ste 106, La Mesa, CA 91942-3066
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 619-589-0071
Here at Banbu Sushi Bar & Grill we are committed to providing our customers with an excellent dining experience. Each dish on our menu is prepared using only the freshest and highest quality ingredients. Banbu Sushi Bar & Grill is unique with its classic Japanese design, fused with a modern bistro look to create a visual atmosphere one can't forget!
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