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Arigato Sushi

1225 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2607
+1 805-965-6074
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (239 reviews)
“edamame” (14 reviews)
“hand rolls” (11 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1225 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2607
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here on our first trip to SB and I remember it as the best rolls I've eaten. Just returned and was not disappointed. They use lots of fresh vegetables, not too heavy on sauces, and the rolls are not too big to eat...More

Thank LuvCbad
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I saw this place first open in santa barbara .. ive been native . .... it use to be most friendly, but more importantly 👍amazing very generous super fresh creative sushi. And very fair priced. I ll start with basics.. They gredt you , if...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious! Very diverse menu, fresh, some of the best sushi I have had. Be sure to make a reservation, this restaurant isn't very large and is quite popular!

Thank katietris
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The food is great. There is a lot of different kind of rolls and sushis....the place is super cozy and well located.... , you can sit in the outside area and watch the movement in the street...

Thank reruffo00
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

My cousin and I visited at the recommendation of our AirBnB hosts, and were thoroughly impressed. Prices were as expected for a State Street restaurant, service was perfectly sufficient (pleasant enough, and well-timed), and food quality was excellent. We shared a cucumber salad, miso soup,...More

Thank Ben and Eve p
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is a Santa Barbara establishment. They serve the freshest sushi and the owner is always right up front at the bar. Check their daily specials. You will usually have to wait for a table or spot at the bar but if gives you a...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This place came highly recommended by a local and we are so glad we took their advice. Walk ins queue well before opening to get into this excellent restaurant. Delicious innovative sushi and sashimi. We would definitely visit again if we could to try more...More

Thank Rosemary S
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Lots of interesting and delicious choices on the menu! Our waiter made great suggestions when we asked, and the food was fresh and so delicious! Eating inside or outside was great - didn't seem to be a bad seat.

Thank Cathryn P
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We got seated straight away at 1830 after expecting a wait. Food and service is excellent. We sat at the bar. 6-7 dishes 1 beer 2 wines $150 including tip. Recommend the popcorn shrimp.

Thank libby n
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome food and vegetarian friendly. From the edamame, to the eggplant in miso, to the spicy vegetable dumpling with spinach sauce, to the magic mushroom role. Brilliant

Thank JayP943
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:15
17:30 - 22:15
17:30 - 22:15
17:30 - 22:15
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1225 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2607
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-965-6074
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