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Sumo San Restaurant

1725 E Main St, Richmond, VA 23223-6959
+1 804-643-6500
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good25%
  • Average40%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
25 Oct 2017
“Good Selections”
5 Feb 2017
“Trying something and some place new for dinner”
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:15 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1725 E Main St, Richmond, VA 23223-6959
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner with family visiting from LA area. Service was friendly and knowledgeable. Good beer selection from Asian lagers to local craft brews. Sake OK. Need some better cold unfiltered choices. We ordered 3 selections from Chefs Rolls which were good. Calamari needs more...More

Thank RIVER416
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Great lunch, great happy hour, excellent attention to detail. Sushi was great and flavorful. Teriyaki sauce is nice and light. Not too sweet. Stir fried veggies all cut perfectly. Not many folks realize the importance of good prep. Crispy beef is NY strip. No one...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I wanted to go somewhere new for dinner and try something different. We had heard about Sumo Sans. The sushi was great and fresh. The seaweed salad didn't taste fresh. The green salad was iceberg but the ginger sesame dressing was excellent....More

1  Thank Qn4lyf
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We stopped here to celebrate a birthday before a bike trail ride. Our appetizer of Spicy Kinoko was enjoyed by all. Our guests each had a lunch combo which they enjoyed. We ordered two Ahi Poki Tataki Salads with much discussion spent on how rare...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I have been wanting to try this restaurant for a long time now and finally made it there for lunch. Everything was really good (and much cheaper than, ahem, Kobe up the street!). The staff was very friendly and gave us good explanations of everything....More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Overall, it was ok. I wasn't really excited by their specialty sushi rolls (tempura roll was ok/mediocre) and their appetizer (Spicy Kinoko) had a few good elements but fell short. If you go there, I'd stick with the classics (salmon, tuna, unagi, miso soup, etc),...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 3 March 2016

I went for lunch and had higher expectations for a sushi place. The decor is nice as is the location. The prices are reasonable. The sushi was pretty good as well. I had the "Hot Night" Chef's Choice roll which was as advertised and delicious....More

Thank TravelHard B
Reviewed 26 February 2016

I went here for lunch with a group of co-workers who recommended it. The teriyaki chicken was good but the portion was really small. I also ordered a spicy tuna roll and it just didn't seem fresh at all. Its appearance and taste made me...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Food was fresh and prepared quickly without skimping on taste! Must have the sake bomb! I wasn't crazy about the spicy tuna roll but everything else was great!

Thank Cristina M
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

My hubby and I went for dinner there recently and we're amazed at how delicious the food was! The sushi was so fresh, the entrees were brought out piping hot, the ambience is nice, and the service is great! I've been there with a friend...More

1  Thank Yuko A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1725 E Main St, Richmond, VA 23223-6959
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-643-6500
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