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Poway Sushi Lounge

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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13132 Poway Rd, Poway, CA 92064-4612
+1 858-748-0070
11:30 - 14:30
05:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 05:00 - 21:30
Sun - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 05:00 - 22:00
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is the best sushi place around. It isn't the cheapest but the fish/food is always super fresh and the service is fast and friendly. On Mondays they have several rolls that are 50% off. Needless to say that makes Mondays extremely busy so the wait can easily be an hour or more.

Thank Nancy C
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52 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here because Trip Advisor recommended it and we are glad we did. Staff is friendly, place is clean, and food was amazing. We sat at the sushi bar and the chef was awesome and friendly. I recommend the dragon roll! But we had 3 rolls and they were all equally amazing. We will be returning!

Thank Sara B
Silver Spring, Maryland
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975 reviews
625 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For our farewell lunch we went to the Sushi Lounge. I typically don't care much for sushi, but the Lounge ' s expansive menu offered a wealth of diverse options that satisfied everyone in our party of five, including me. All the dishes were fine, and our waitress -- informative and helpful and attentive -- was wonderful.

Thank jaseaton
San Diego, California
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62 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best sushi places in San Diego. The sushi chefs are extremely creative and there are always new things to try.

Thank Livesoutofasuitcase9
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

One of my go-to favorites for sushi - their consistency is top notch, great service at reasonable prices. All the usual sushi type plus some interesting specialty rolls. Photo below is Tasmanian salmon sashimi by Jason the sushi chef - beautiful and outstanding taste

Thank George T
Park City, Utah
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

They now have 3 locations. San Diego has great Sushi restaurants and Poway Sushi Lounge is one of the best. Tasty Shashimi. The chefs know what they are doing and fish is always very fresh. They also make classic roles but are also innovative and come out with fun and tasty roles. Of course the food presentation is always beautiful.... More 

Thank Ace B
San Diego
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Awesome find in Poway! Just recently discovered this little Jewel of a place and have been back 3 times in 10 days already! Everyone who came with us, also loved everything they tried and were very impressed. This place definitely competes and is in the same rank as the more famous and pricier Sushi places in town but a lot... More 

Thank ellireza
San Diego, California, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Nice ambiance with pleasant Japanese décor. Attentive and friendly staff. My food was delicious.. It was tasty, fresh and presented nicely. Moderately priced. Loved the Seafood Miso soup. Great place for before or after taking in a movie. Definitely coming back.

Thank Janice R
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Local family restaurant with fresh, delicious and skilfully made food! Pricing for the quality was reasonable. Our server Amy was fantastic, attentive and friendly making us feel right at home! Overall a great experience, will be sure to visit again next time we're in town.

Thank Ed S
Poway, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Excellent food, Calina Chardonnay is awesome, especially on 1/2 price night. Edamame with garlic is yummy!

Thank dareiver

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
05:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
05:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
05:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
05:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
05:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
05:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
05:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13132 Poway Rd, Poway, CA 92064-4612
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Poway
  • Phone Number: +1 858-748-0070

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?