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Via Cesare Abba 4, 72017, Ostuni, Italy
+39 0831 303557
20:30 - 23:00
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Nice place, well arranged. Good music. Excellent lighting. Service professional. Intimate atmosphere. Food of first quality, I suggest the sashimi salad, but everything we ordered was really fresh and tasty. I'm not at first sushi experience.... Price is right for the value of what offered.

Thank Antonio P
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2015

After a full week of Italian food I fancied a change and we went to this restaurant. I was pleased apart from the fact that I only figured out after receiving one dish that the English translation on the menu was "ostrich" but should have been "oyster". Unfortunate considering that I don't like seafood.

Thank GerhardSturm
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

We had a great dinner, mainly sushi and sashimi. The chef is a very talented and nice woman and the staff attentive and smiling. Awesome quality compared to Milan.

Thank Irene Z
Taranto, Italy
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2015

I travel the world and I love diverse food but as an Italian I have always been a bit frustrated by the lack of diversity in my country! I love Japanese food so I can't even begin to describe how happy I am to have found Sho-Ann and how good the food is in this restaurant. If you're in the... More 

Thank Francesco M
Bari, Italy
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2014

We went to Sho Ann with high expectations due to positive comments we've had from Friends that visited this restaurant last year. For starters, once sat at the table we were informed that if we wanted to order any tempuras, noodles or hot dishes we had had to book in advance. The best part is that when I booked the... More 

Thank Pichikin
Lecce, Italy
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2013

This restaurant used to be the only Japanese in southern Italy and it really worked its way through scrumptious Italian cuisine. Nevertheless, portions decreased over time as prices increased excessively. The location has ambience and is beautiful, but I hope they will understand that sushi is not elitarian food anymore in Italy. Paradoxically it is more worth driving to Lecce... More 

1 Thank Traveller80italy
Carovigno, Italy
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2012

I have been here twice and both times have not been disappointed. The fish is well prepared, the sushi and sashimi super fresh, and the stir fried beef was amazing! Try also the fried prawn pocket thing. Good service. Book to avoid disappointment as it is a popular place to be seen

Thank FasaSo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$36 - US$147
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
20:30 - 23:00
20:30 - 23:00
20:30 - 23:00
20:30 - 23:00
20:30 - 23:00
20:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cesare Abba 4, 72017, Ostuni, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Brindisi  >  Ostuni
  • Phone Number: +39 0831 303557

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