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Shiro's

#48 of 3,052 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Belltown
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2401 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1424
+1 206-443-9844
Today
17:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
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Anchorage, Alaska
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the best place for Sashimi & Sushi in Seattle.Sashimi is very fresh & sushi rice is so delicious.Restaurant decor is modern & very clean.Service is excellent. Our waitress is very sweet & polite.

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Thank 991mrcf
Arlington, Virginia
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58 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had high hopes that Shiros was going to be a really great sushi place. I actually found it to be mediocre. The sushi is somewhat overpriced, and I tried several other items on the menu including broiled black cod. It was all very good but not great. The sushi is above-grade from any run-of-the-mill sushi restaurant (and I've eaten... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I always to to Shiro's when travelling to Seattle. I took 3 business associates. This is the best sushi that I know of in Seattle. I worked in Japan before and the quality matches good places in Tokyo. I prefer sashimi and it was really fresh. I highly recommend it but you'll need a reservation. Favorites: Sockeye salmon, chu toro,... More 

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Davenport, Iowa
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83 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I am no Sushi expert, but I have eaten at one of the stalls outside of the Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo so I like to think I have some credibility. Honestly, this place rivals that experience. We elected for the Sushi Omakase which is done in courses. From beginning to end the progression of fish made complete sense to... More 

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Thank Jeff B
Germany
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

That´s the place to go in Seattle for having delicious Sushi in a very nice, Japan-like atmosphere. Usually I go there with the team and/or friends. Always good service, super fresh fish and sushi.

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Thank Andreas V
Paris, France
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474 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 242 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

I had dinner here for the second time and it was better than the first time service-wise. The sushi and sashimi was first rate - prices in line with the quality.

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Thank TSinParis
tokyo
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521 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Whenever in Seattle this is a stop for my partner and me for sushi. Make a reservation or get their 30 minutes before opening and see if you can sit at the counter, the best place to eat sushi and watch the "action." We have been eating here for years. Bear in mind tht the original owner of this restaurant,... More 

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Thank warren D
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

A self-proclaimed sushi snob, I have been to the "best of the best" for sushi, many of which attempt to lay claim to the superiority of their sushi. I've had many outstanding sushi experiences, but I have to say, Shiro's was number one. We ordered the tasting selection or Omakase and one dish after another kept outdoing the other. The... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Best sushi I've had in a long time. You can't get this fresh fish in Arizona!!! Definitely recommed to everyone!

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Thank tamivig
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Go ahead and choose the Omakase option here. The chef's choices will not disappoint. The faves of the night were the Albacore belly, the Salmon with lemon salt, clam miso and seaweed salad. There was not a thing that we tasted that was not exceptional. This place is worth a trip to Seattle!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$32
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:30
Monday
17:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2401 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1424
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Belltown
  • Neighbourhood: Belltown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-443-9844

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?