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Oishii Sushi Bar

612 Hammond St, Chestnut Hill, Brookline, MA 02467-2101
+1 617-277-7888
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“hamachi” (5 reviews)
“maki rolls” (5 reviews)
“sushi” (46 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
612 Hammond St, Chestnut Hill, Brookline, MA 02467-2101
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Oishii is in my top 5 all time sushi places!!! Despite being very small and having no convenient parking, the flavors are almost second to none. I flat out love this place! The chef's are very proficient in their craft and they turn out great...More

Thank chrislabruzzo
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Small hole in the wall sushi bar with some of the best fish I have ever had. The sashimi is top notch, the sushi - especially the unagi is melt in your mouth and the maki rolls are delectable. It is a very small place...More

Thank Doug F
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

I have nothing to add to the raving reviews except don't leave w/o trying the: - crispy mango maki - Paula maki - Amy's maki - toro tata appetizer And for a really amazing treat ($24) try the Kinzan sake (crackers with salmon and gold...More

Thank AltEllie
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is a very small restaurant in Chestnut Hill. Very hard to get a seat, so we usually carry out. The sushi is amazing - really the best sushi in the Boston area.

Thank Tiredeastcoaster
Reviewed 19 March 2017

In a very small place tucked into a busy section of Chestnut Hill you will find Oishii Sushi Bar.The place is not good for large parties,children or claustrophobic people.Yet they serve the best in town.We recommend everything on the menu.We live in the area and...More

Thank ECD111
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Pretty good sushi for a local place in Brookline. The fish is fresh and the rolls are tasty. I think that the quality is similar though to many other places and the portion size per price is not the best. Definitely not to take away...More

Thank Sanddollar10112
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

It is a small restaurant with a few seats, not suitable for big families or children, in this case take out may be a better choice. Very simple environment but they serve a high quality sushi. Everything is fresh and delicious. Scorpion is one of...More

Thank Jociane H
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Okay, first point, the place is teeeeny. You're probably going to have to wait for a seat at the bar. The atmosphere is "sitting at a sushi bar watching a guy make stuff." If you can accept that, Oishii is terrific. So here's what you...More

Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Having been in Tokyo a few weeks earlier, we were interested to see what Oishii Sushi Bar had to offer. We went for lunch and were able to get the last seats at the Bar. I ordered the Sashimi Special, which had three large pieces...More

Thank mikeandlindaR
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This has been a neighborhood gem for years The quality and innovativeness of their food is unparalleled in the city. The only problem is that they are such a small restaurant it's impossible to get in for dinner snow or shine. I resolved to having...More

Thank Travelerob
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 612 Hammond St, Chestnut Hill, Brookline, MA 02467-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-277-7888
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