We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Ichiumi

$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Midtown
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
6 E 32nd St, New York City, NY 10016-5422 (Formerly Cafe New Yorker)
+1 212-725-1333
Website
Today
11:45 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:45 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

581 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 256: English reviews
Level Contributor
27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This really had me for a good 2-3hours, This is probably one of them best buffets restaurants in the world , there is only 2 in the world and one of them is in New York! The more you spending your time there the more you appreciate the effort and time the people put in the food and the work... More 

Helpful?
Thank Robert M
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is always packed. The sushi, sashimi and rolls are super fresh. They don't last. As they make them, you eat them. It is a buffet which has soooo much variety. If you like shushi, you'll love this place.

Helpful?
Thank yvonnechile
Verona, Italy
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Ichiumi after reading a couple of TripAdvisor reviews and must confess it'been a wise idea. Fortunately the restaurant was still open since we came in at 10.15 pm (in NY seems restaurant all close at 10 pm). The food was absolutely great, tasty and a big choice. Also the staff was friendly and efficient. Expecially Marvin made... More 

Helpful?
Thank Antonio B
Graton, California
Level Contributor
48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Surrounded by so many Asian restaurants, this was close and convenient. After a long day of exploring we were grateful to have the option of a no-brainer, price fixed menu at $32 pp. Amazing selections, attentive service, a great meal for the price.

Helpful?
Thank Gratontraveler
Bronx, New York
Level Contributor
21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

As the title says, Ichiumi in the past ( talking about three years ago) used to be a place with a great variety of food and great service. We went yesterday and as soon we got into the place, around 7:00pm, the restaurant was almost empty, me and my partner looked each other and we whispered “ it’s so weird... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jose C
Haifa District, Israel
Level Contributor
58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The restaurant has an enormous buffet with all type of food so it's good also for a non fish eater like me The opening time have been changed and are not like the one in the site

Helpful?
Thank Ben E
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
129 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Visited here With family...was conveniently located. Great variety of different foods, but like with most buffets, the quality is low. Service was good, until the server watched me pay the bill & dictated to me what the tip should be. Total turn off. I understand that most people in the service industry make very little money & depend heavily on... More 

Helpful?
Thank cmariec
Haifa, Israel
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

When traveling with hungry male teenagers - this is THE best place to eat: for 18.95$ you have an all you can eat experience. Starting with Sushi (nice) Steamed Gioza and Dumplings, scallops, fish and beef, and oh-so-much more. One can't simply try it all. I had about 1/3 of the portions this place offers... couldn't do more than that.

Helpful?
Thank staryus
Level Contributor
55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Have been here so many times, lunch and dinner and always found a delicious food and a great and outstanding variety of Japanese food (sushi and sashimi), the service was good and I always made a great advertisement to this restaurant suggesting it to all people coming to New York but this time sorry but the restaurant is out, the... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank theflyer77
Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Visited with friends for early lunch. Was impressed with good selection of food in buffet. Would return again for crab, seafood soup and sushi negri. Good value for Manhattan.

Helpful?
Thank jellies23

Travellers who viewed Ichiumi also viewed

New York City, NY
 
New York City, NY
New York City, NY
 

Been to Ichiumi? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:45 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:45 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:45 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:45 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:45 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:45 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 E 32nd St, New York City, NY 10016-5422 (Formerly Cafe New Yorker)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-725-1333

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Ichiumi and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
New York City, New York
over a year ago
16 days ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Ichiumi staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Midtown

Neighbourhood Profile
Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit the Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
Explore this neighbourhood