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Sushi Matsuri Japanese Restaurant

3418 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32608-2409
+1 352-335-1875
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“nigiri” (3 reviews)
“fish soup” (4 reviews)
“dragonfly” (5 reviews)
Opens in 14 min
All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
3418 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32608-2409
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

I've been at this restaurant going on 2 hours and still haven't gotten my order at this rate I'll be here next week. The waitress hasn't asked the chef on our behalf for our food. Unless you've got nothing to do avoid this place. Once...More

Thank Excursioneer
Reviewed 4 October 2017

My husband and I have been going here since 1993 when we started dating. Now 24 years later, we go back every single time we visit Gainesville. (Now we go back with our own kids!) I recently found out that the owners are still the...More

Thank Haam97
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

This is a very small, ten table restaurant. I was driving through Gainesville and my kids wanted sushi so we stopped in for dinner. There were four tables occupied and two servers on the floor. I took the server 12 minutes to come up and...More

Thank BikerAngie
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Popped into Sushi Matsuri on a whim and was not disappointed. Sat at the sushi bar since I was by myself and decided to try some nigiri and two different rolls, one cooked, one raw. The nigiri was large, well cut, and had just a...More

Thank Echolynn
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This place is VERY good, and they have a wonderful quiet atmosphere. It is often overlooked because of it's location, but easily puts out food that is on par with the more popular Dragonfly Sushi. The chef's here have an eye for presentation, and every...More

Thank Costin A
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Sushi Matsuri is the best sushi restaurant in Gainesville and it didn't disappoint on this visit. While some people may prefer Dragonfly with it's more modern decor and fancy presentations, my wife and I prefer Matsuri for a normal lunch or dinner of sushi. The...More

1  Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Good food. Need reservations on weekends. We got there at 5:30 p.m. on a Saturday evening and had to wait about 20-minutes. Service and staff was so-so.

Thank SoGa H
Reviewed 4 October 2016

By far my favorite sushi restaurant. Quite, cheap, delicious. Preferred date night for my girlfriend and me.

Thank shadow91110
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Make sure you get to another one of my favorite places for a quick lunch. They close at 2:00 after lunch they shut it down for awhile, Dinner is great too I have eaten there numerous times. The wait staff is fantastic in everyway so...More

1  Thank hospitalityand
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Everything you want in good sushi. Fresh, tasty, good presentation, nice portions, friendly chefs and servers. Good beer and sake. I will be back.

Thank bill s
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3418 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32608-2409
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-335-1875
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