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) #1,093 of 3,248 Restaurants in Seattle $$ - $$$ Sushi, Japanese
4512 California Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116-4111
+1 206-923-1000
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
27 Jan 2017
“Best sushi and sashimi in town!!”
29 Aug 2016
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Sushi, Japanese
$$ - $$$
4512 California Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116-4111
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Reviewed 27 January 2017

Anytime I want Japanese food you will find me here. The food and service are excellent!! Their varied menu allows you to choose anything but their sushi and sashimi plate can't be beat.

Thank Doug W
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Whenever we want sushi and want to stay in West Seattle this is the place we go. My favorite roll is the dragon roll. Sometimes the older staff can be kind of rude, but we just ignore it.

Thank Aj101710
Reviewed 5 May 2016

We've been here twice, and both times were ok. Nothing great, but not horrible. We got miso soup, which was lukewarm. Then I order some sashimi (mackerel and octopus) and my wife got a spider roll. The spider roll had a lot of filler (imitation...More

Thank djstatick
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The sushi is excellent and always fresh, and Kamei also has many other Japanese dishes we love; tonkatsu, kara-age, gyoza, edamame, agedashitofu, tempura, tsukemono, sashimi, miso soup, etc. Even when the restaurant is crowded, the service is great, and the chefs obviously take great pride...More

Thank GordyJ59
Reviewed 29 August 2013

We ate at Kamei in West Seattle on California Street. Recommended by a family member, this restaurant did not disappoint. The sushi, seaweed salad, teriyaki, tempura, everything was fresh and delicious. I can't wait to go back there again on my next trip.

Thank SSWTexas
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Pleasant atmosphere and owner operated for many years. Consistently good. A great place to eat before a show at Arts West Theatre

Thank bobc65
Reviewed 1 October 2012

Great food, great service, great night out! I'm not a regular sushi fan as I'm living in the Rockies so when it was suggested that we go out for raw fish I was apprehensive. But I thouroighly enjoyed it and will return on my next...More

Thank POF54
Reviewed 12 February 2012

Kamei is our go-to sushi place and typically costs us about half what we would pay at more well-known Mashiko's.

1  Thank espato
Reviewed 10 June 2011

Kamei is definitely one of our favorite restaurants in Seattle. It is located in the "junction" neighborhood of West Seattle, about 15 minutes from downtown Seattle. The fish is always fresh, the sushi has great flavor and is wonderfully seasoned. The family that owns the...More

Thank SeattleLou
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4512 California Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116-4111
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > West Seattle
  • Neighbourhood: West Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-923-1000
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