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Aji Sushi Bar

340 Walnut St, Newton, MA 02460-1923
+1 617-965-2801
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good56%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“maki” (10 reviews)
“miso soup” (4 reviews)
“sushi dinner” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
340 Walnut St, Newton, MA 02460-1923
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Always fresh, great menu choices. Service is exceptional. Prices are reasonable. Always busy, but can get a table.

Thank Gail G
Reviewed 18 February 2018

We had a very good, early dinner at Aji Sushi Bar. Service was excellent; portions were large; everything was well prepared. Miso soup was good; salad nice. The shrimp and vegetable tempura was excellent; unaju was very good; the maki combo was outstanding. We'll definitely...More

Thank Deb255
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Always reliable solid fresh and inviting. Good variety. Nothing over the top. Great for lunch or dinner. Simle pleasant decout

Thank schildkrout
Reviewed 28 November 2017

This restaurant goes out of its way to develop interesting maki rolls. Many are quite unique. They also have a generous Chirashi bowl. The meal was plentiful, including soup, salad and entree. They also have a large variety of hot and cold saki.

Thank Barry R
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Let me start by saying the fish was great and it was very fresh. The pieces I ordered after the meal were terrific Uni, Ama Ebi and Hamach. It was the Sushi / Sashimi lunch I ordered that was dissapointing. In that combo lunch there...More

Thank LIBlueEyes
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Its become a tradition for us to meet a friend here when we visit. Its good but not great. Its very much like so many sushi bars i have visited in suburban malls around the country. Efficient, friendly and good with pricing to match. If...More

Thank Capie_Tours
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We eat at Aji often, it is the best sushi place in the Newton area. The food is always fresh and attractively presented.The sushi hand-rolls are inventive and delicious. The tuna tataki and steamed shumai are favorite appetizers. The sashimi sampler is much more generous...More

Thank GreentreeMA
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Not a dive but not clean enough to be a really nice restaurant, which is a shame because the sushi is good. They need to really clean the sticky tables, polish the floor, buy some better napkins and give the place a lick of paint....More

Thank KBBostonBoston
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Had a very enjoyable business lunch here, food was so good not much business was discussed. Great selection of sushi, very fresh, very tasty and great service.

Thank Wanderlushhhh
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Was in the area for business and looking for a low key sushi dinner and based on the reviews tried Aji. Overall was happy an above average sushi place. I ordered miso , edamame, and sashimi. The sashimi was good and by far the biggest...More

Thank Travelerjj_12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 Walnut St, Newton, MA 02460-1923
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-965-2801
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