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Umi

5849 Ellsworth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-1707
+1 412-362-6198
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“omakase” (11 reviews)
“sushi” (23 reviews)
“miso cod” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
5849 Ellsworth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-1707
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Sushi. If you have the time and the money order the 11 course dinner. Awesome fresh and creative sushi. Excellent atmosphere. Small and cozy. Good for couples.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Have to climb 3 flights of strait to get here, but once you catch your breath be prepared to have an amazing dinner!!

Thank fjmccarl
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

The first night we stopped by, they lost power due to storm. Eagerly, we went back a night later. It was a good meal. It didn't hold a torch to other restaurants I've reviewed. It was highly priced and the food wasn't great.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I haven't been to Umi in over 12 years (I don't live in Pittsburgh anymore) and the last time I was there I remembered a much better experience to what I had last week. First off they highlighted that they carry Kobe, the legendary beef...More

Thank w0rldtraverller
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Whenever I go to Umi I always have the Japanese fried rice. And I am always happy with this dish. Their food taste supper fresh

Thank SoniaM704
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

One of the best sushi I have had. We had the 7 course menu, amazing tastes and the fish was very fresh The desert is heavenly Waiter was exceptionally helpful and coirteous

Thank Lina T
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

From the valet parking to the bartender with Tony as hostess going to Capital Grill is like visiting family. Every one is attentive to your need and make sure that you have the best possible experience. I personally recommend the pomegranate Martini with Grey Goose....More

Thank Chelje
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I dine out frequently but have had difficult time finding a restaurant with great sushi in Pittsburgh. Now I don't think I need to look any further than Umi! Tempura appetizer was crispy and fresh, and the sushi platter was delectable. I read reviews complaining...More

Thank YKL1
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We have been to Umi many times , always a wonderful experience . I took 5 Japanses visitor there , ordered 11 course omikase , blue fin toro , toro tartar , Kumamoto Oyster( great sauce) , miso cod , squid pasta , sawara with...More

1  Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This is the best sushi place in town, best sushi place I've ever been to. The rock shrimp and the cod are the most amazing things ever.lol the red snapper with truffle oil is my favorite also. You can't go wrong here. Worth every penny.

Thank haroldPittsburgh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5849 Ellsworth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-1707
    (College Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Shadyside
  • Neighbourhood: Shadyside
  • Phone Number: +1 412-362-6198
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