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Murasaki Japanese Restaurant

23 Lasalle Rd, West Hartford, CT 06107-2304
+1 860-236-7622
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good35%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sashimi” (5 reviews)
“noodles” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
23 Lasalle Rd, West Hartford, CT 06107-2304
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice small place. Local feel. Good service. Nice to see a Nama sake in 1/2 bottle on the menu for a very reasonable price. Toro was awesome and not expensive. We really loved it.

Thank lucycan
Reviewed 13 December 2016

We are regulars here. Not much for decor, but the food is always delicious and expertly prepared. We love the Nabeyaki Udon when it is cold outside, and you can never go wrong with the sushi and sashimi. Ginza's food is as good or maybe...More

Thank WestHartford_CTDal
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

By and far Murasaki has the best sushi hands down! It is always fresh and served with a smile. The food on the menu is delicious. They always come up with new and delicious rolls. The owners are friendly and eager to please their customers....More

Thank Noodlebee
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

I picked up some takeout sushi and it never disappoints. Murasaki has some of the best sushi in the area. Would be great if they offered more of a unique variety though. Even so, what they do offer, always hits the spot!

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

I met up with a colleague. Neither of us likes raw food, but we like trying new places. Ample seating and easy to carry on a work conversation. Service may be slow if you arrive too early (but we had time). Good hot green tea,...More

Thank lakwatsera2014
Reviewed 23 February 2016

I've been a proud patron of Murasaki for several years, and can honestly say that the staff go above and beyond in catering to their guests. Most sushi establishments simply advertise what rolls they have available that day, collecting your "sushi card," and subsequently leaving....More

Thank CTCharlie
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Murasaki has easily become my favorite Japanese restaurant! Located in West Hartford center it offers amazingly fresh sushi and sashimi along with a wide variety of delicious Japanese dishes. While I always love to get a tuna roll or sashimi my favorite dish has become...More

Thank August M
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Murasaki was recently selected as one of the top Japanese restaurants in Connecticut. The quality and variety of the food is a major reason. Although the restaurant is small, the service is quick and a table is often available after a short wait. The sushi...More

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Murasaki is our favorite Japanese restaurant. Staff is very friendly and remembers our preferences. My wife loves the soft shell crab appetizer. Other favorites are the tempura dishes, beef teriyaki, and the Bento dinner boxes.

Thank DepCt
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Had a very good experience. The was great. Sushi is fresh and very well prepared. We has spicy tuna roll. One of the other rolls was Bake Spicy Crab roll. That was amazing. Another roll was California roll. The food was Spectacular.

Thank Elena M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Lasalle Rd, West Hartford, CT 06107-2304
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-236-7622
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