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3430 Route 37 E, Toms River, NJ 08753-6257
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“kobe beef” (22 reviews)
“sushi” (151 reviews)
“oysters” (31 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Chinese, Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3430 Route 37 E, Toms River, NJ 08753-6257
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this restaurant great food nice ambience easy access and I will return. On Route 37 W. You can’t miss it sits right at the beginning of the bridge going into Seaside Heights take a friend stop in great food , reservations are required...More

Thank Rodney C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

by far one of the most innovative sushi/ asian restaurants I have frequented in North . Try their signature rolls and remember BYOB

Thank Stephen N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a waterfront gem. Top notch service freshest sushi fish etc. food well presented. Chef is right on. Bonus. BYOB. Try everything. Will not disappoint. Go for the food. The only reason I didn’t give it a five star is because it is a...More

Thank Alfresca
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tho s is a BYOB Asian Fusion restaurant with fresh and delectable Sushi, Sashimi and dishes such as Pad Thai, etc. . Ambiance is great as service, problem is that you must wait. Reservations are suggested.

Thank ZMAN1951
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service! Great fun! They do not rush one out. The food is fresh and lots of different offerings

Thank SAC4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bringing a large party to any restaurant is tricky, you’re always going to have at least one person that’s unhappy with something. Well That didn’t happen! 12 people and EVERYONE was happy. From the apps, sushi, and the main courses for those didn’t have sushi...More

Thank SSJerseyShoreGirl
Reviewed 29 December 2017

There is a reason why this restaurant is so popular. The food is fantastic! I would highly recommend the Kobe beef. It is an appetizer that you cook at your table and it is delicious. Thinly sliced, tender beef marinated in a tasty sauce. We...More

1  Thank Gail F
Reviewed 10 November 2017

best sushi restaurant down the shore period. everything is outstanding!!!! Reservations are a must in the summertime.

1  Thank Ed L
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Everything we ordered was delicious! Everyone wanted to try a little bit of each other's meals since everything sounded so good. Everything was great for sharing. Our waitress was friendly and attentive despite the restaurant being very crowded for a Tuesday night. Definitely make a...More

1  Thank Sofia425
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I have to say this is the closest to an authentic Asian kitchen as I’ve been outside of Chinatown. Outside the restaurant and the entry doesn’t look like much, but you are greeted by a warm and friendly team. The inside of the restaurant was...More

2  Thank LBIMainlander
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31 December 2017|
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Response from Alicen51 | Reviewed this property |
No, It is BYOB but the wait staff will open and pour for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3430 Route 37 E, Toms River, NJ 08753-6257
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Toms River
  • Phone Number: 732-279-6327
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