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11645 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233-1004
+1 804-360-3336
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 13:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
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Richmond, Virginia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our service was quick, yet relatively unobtrusive. Rolls were generous in size. I keep going back on a semi-regular basis when I am in that part of town.

Thank PirateGirl529
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196 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a much needed night out with my husband. When you desire a peaceful night out with great service, fresh unique rolls not covered in guck, and comfortable yet sleek ambiance, go here. A recent lunch outing with a friend was a nice respite too. The prices are a bit high, but I'd rather get what I pay for... More 

Thank travelingfoodiefam
Richmond, Virginia
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388 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

I just love UMI. It is one of our favorites in the area. The decor is upscale and elegant. The staff is extra friendly and will answer any question. The sushi is the best in this area. We love the tempura dishes- especially the veggies- as well. I have gotten the bento boxes too. My favorite is the shrimp box.... More 

Thank Micky O
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is quite sleek and sexton, very modern and dark, rich interior. It is pricey but, it also quite delicious. They offer new and unusual rolls and a welcome respite from the boring old rolls at every other sushi bar.

Thank Kate K
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

My partner and I were visiting Richmond and decided to visit Umi for dinner When we arrived we were promptly greeted and offered a seat, we wanted a booth but were told they 4 open weren't available. We decided to stay and eat and the booths remained empty throughout our meal. The sushi is bland tasteless and wont hold its... More 

Thank Josh20500
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154 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Tiny sashimi pieces at high prices served with a bad attitude. The decor looked promising but the overall experience was terrible. Drive on to somewhere else.

Thank MikeInUSA
Richmond, Virginia
Level Contributor
23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

I'd give the restaurant appearance and staff 5/5; the place has a fun sleek atmosphere with upholstered low-back arm chairs and a great design/layout. It must've been staff training night because there were a ton of servers bouncing around and they were very personable. As for the food, there is potential but it's a solid 3/5 at this point. Ordered... More 

Thank fells77
Doha, Qatar
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66 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I've been to this restaurant for many times and am always totally satisfied with quality, freshness of the fish, appearance and service. This restaurant can easily compete with high quality restaurants in the big cities around the world. Their lunch menu is also great and not expensive. There is a large choice of sushi, sashimi, maki as well as different... More 

Thank Aleksandr H
Richmond, Virginia
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

Last night was the first time my husband and I have been to Umi since it reopened (it was closed for renovations after a fire). We ordered Tuna Tar Tar, a house salad, a Tropical Roll, various hand rolls and an order of Fatty Tuna and Fatty Salmon (Sashimi-style). Everything was very fresh and the presentation was impressive. I would... More 

Thank Jane W
State College, Pennsylvania
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46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

Different options, beautiful presentation, and delicious. Has more of a modern decor, can fit large groups but is also good for couples.

Thank Evelyn N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11645 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233-1004
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-360-3336

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