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Nisen Sushi - Commack
Nisen Sushi - Commack

Nisen Sushi - Commack Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.nisensushi.com
  • Phone: (631) 462-1000
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Tuesday - Friday: 12:00pm - 3:00pm; Dinner: Sunday - Wednesday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Thursday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Sushi, Japanese
  • Executive Chef: Chef Alvin Wang
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Counter Seating, Dancing, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Takeout, Wheelchair Access
  • Catering: For all catering inqueries please email craigj@nisensushi.com
  • Entertainment: Join us everyday from 5 - 7 pm for happy hour at the bar
    Drink Specials and half Price Apps

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Larkfield Road
  • Parking: Public Lot
  • Parking Details: We are Located in the far left corner of the Tjmaxx / trader Joe's Shopping center on the corner of larkfield road and Jericho Turnpike
A word from Nisen Sushi - Commack
Nisen Sushi is a contemporary Japanese restaurant.
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Diner Reviews
  • "This is the place to go for upscale sushi!! They have creative/inventive specialty rolls as well as many scrumptious appetizers."
    Dined on 7/9/2014
  • "Food was only fair. Seems to have gone slightly downhill since our last visit in the spring."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "It had good food, friendly service & nice decor. I would highly recommend this neighborhood gem."
    Dined on 7/2/2014
  • " Great venue for a weekday sushi lunch. Lunch Secials have good deals.Excellent food. Good /prompt service. In an out in hour."
    Dined on 6/23/2014
  • "You never are dissatisfied when you come here. Even the non sushi eaters can enjoy a great meal. I recommend the organic Chicken Dinner"
    Dined on 5/9/2014
  • "I've been going to Nisen for years, and it's always been excellent. Last night it was the worst sushi experience I've ever had. From the service to the quality of the sushi chefs rolls, it was terrible. It was 6pm and not that busy and all the tables around us also had similar complaints. We will not be going back to Nisen again."
    Dined on 6/20/2014
  • "The food here was AMAZING!! I gathered here with a few friends for a girls night out and we enjoyed everything we ordered. The sushi was exceptional, but we even love the eggplant appetizer. It is SOOOO good! Highly recommend!"
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "Another great dining experience at Nisen on Saturday night. It was bustling with a great group of customers and always great food!"
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "I frequent the Nisen group of restaurants and I always have a great dining experience. The food, service and ambiance is always incredible. I always recommend these restaurants to my friends."
    Dined on 1/23/2014
  • "Very good service and the food is great the waitres was frendly and desribed the menu and all the food and specials very well I will befinatly will be coming back enjoyed everything and my daughter and boyfriend lovedthe sushi and the green tea icecream"
    Dined on 5/7/2014
  • "The sushi choices are excellent....and the presentation is superb! Everything is fresh and delicious. The restaurant is run very professional and the staff go above and beyond trying to please their customers. Once you walk in the restaurant you feel like you are dining in Manhattan. We have been here many times before as a couple or with a group. We will definitely be back!🍴"
    Dined on 5/2/2014
  • "Nisen is on the top of my list for combination of ambiance, choices of interesting tasty rolls and wonderful martinis. They are consistently good and I try to visit at least a few times a month."
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "All the sushi rolls and appetizers we had were absolutely delicious. definitely going back again for sushi. dessert was average."
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "Weird to say for a sushi place but hands down one of the best chocolate souffles I've ever had. Worth the wait and I'd go back just for that. The green tea gelato that came with it was good too."
    Dined on 3/28/2014
  • "Great food, good service everyone very pleasant. Not happy with the table I had though. I requested a quiet table when I booked my reservation online and they sat us right in the main walkway. I will defiantly be returning."
    Dined on 3/29/2014
  • "our reservation was for 7 we arrived around 650 a few of the people i came with were there a little earlier and were having some drinks at the bar. once i checked in with the hostess staff that seemed very busy i told them we will be by the back bar while they get the table ready. time went by around 715...they never came to get us until i walked back over and said yes i checked in my party is all here is our table ready we had a reservation for 7. they were able to seat us right away then. but i wonder if i didn't come back to tell them would they come get us? i also do yelp and i noticed that they do offer yelp deals. food was great, service decent, would recommend this place again."
    Dined on 3/28/2014
  • "It was packed the night we went with a very lively bar scene. (They have a good jalapeño mango martini-yum). Manager made sure we got seated promptly anyway. The best things to order are their rolls and we ordered mango Hawaii roll, Scottish goat roll,Dix hills roll and TNT roll which was our favorite. Can't wait to go back!"
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Ive been to the place many times. On Friday- I entered there were 5 people when I walked in & no one was helping a customer and I stood there while no one greeted me and I began to look for my other party myself then the mgr finally asked if I needed help. I said no I've got it.. & walked myself to our table. The waiter was a very nice guy, he really wasn't there a lot though & we had to often ask the bus boy for help or to get him. He has way too many tables. The food, wine and and appetizers were amazing as always. It took forever for the main course but it was enjoyable. Service was EH overall. I still would recommend this place to others bc the food is that good & when they aren't so busy they are more attentive in the service dept."
    Dined on 3/7/2014
  • "Good food, ambiance, service. Friendly atmosphere just a little slow on the service end. This is a large restaurant with several chef. For this reason the service is slow but friendly and the food is good and nicely presented. I would definitely return to this place knowing that waiting is part of the deal."
    Dined on 3/1/2014
  • "Very nice sushi & sashimi, but portions are absurdly small. Essentially, it takes 3-4 pieces of their sashimi to equal emost other sushi places portions. That said, the sashimi is of excellent quality & you get to choose between farmed salmon (yecch!) or wild salmon, which is a nice change. Other item, like the "taco" are terrific, but also pricey & small. I never mind paying something of a high price for a great meal, but this is a little excessive for what it is. The chairs are from hunger-couldn't be cheaper or more uncomfortable. They could've done a little better here. Finally, the noise level is extremely high. Still, the food is excellent, so I'll probably return & let my wallet cry all it wants to :)."
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "Tasty, fresh sushi, featuring interesting roles. Lively ambience. A great choice if you're in the mood for a special evening alone or with friends. The only negative: the drinks are mediocre but are on par with Manhattan prices. If you're going to charge $14 for a drink, it should be good!"
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "From the minute you walk in the door, you are attended to. The staff is pleasant, helpful and always smiling. The food is fantastic ! ! ! ! !. We were unsure of which specialty roll to get and the waitress made a suggestion . . .the roll was the top table pleaser. Second best being the Volcano 2014 roll. A great experience. I will be back again."
    Dined on 2/22/2014
  • "first time there. great food, good service, great venue. can't wait to go back."
    Dined on 2/18/2014
  • "My husband and daughter decided to do a 'day after Valentine's Day' dinner at Nisen and were so happy we did. The special appetizers and rolls were not only delicious but some of the most beautiful I've seen at a Japanese restaurant. Our server was such a sweetheart and we finally were able to sit in one of the comfy booths since we went early. I say this because one of the reasons we don't go to Nisen as often is because I can't stand the hard white chairs they have in the main dining room area. I recommend that when you make a reservation you try to request the booth if you are able to."
    Dined on 2/15/2014
  • "Booked reservation 2 hours before. They accepted and were closed. Drove 20 mins. Thanks open table. Great service"
    Dined on 2/13/2014
  • "This restaurant is very good and has to be supported by everyone who loves good fresh Japanese food"
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Everything was delicious as always at Nisen. However as expected on valentines day we waited extra long for our dinner. It was a beautiful atmosphere, we requested a booth and were able to sit at one on such a busy night. It was perfect because we had our daughter with us. Great valentines day. Delicious specials."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "The good here was fantastic! One of the best sushi I have had! The service here was terrible. They stuck us right by the bathrooms even though we had a reservation and asked for a booth. They were very rude to us and acted like they were too good to be serving us. Our waiter was exceptionally nice and got everything we asked for. The hostesses need more mannerS."
    Dined on 2/7/2014
  • "Nisen Sushi looks and feels like an upscale NYC restaurant. The sushi is very fresh and tasty. The appetizers are original and delicious. Service is always very good. We go there often."
    Dined on 2/1/2014
  • "For the amount of sushi/hibachi style restaurants on Long Island, nisen is definitely one you should over look. I normally don't care about the price as long as the food is worth it. I feel like I spent $100 for me and my fiancé to eat freezer style hibachi from the supermarket. Never mind them having the worst service that I've seen in this style restaurant on Long Island."
    Dined on 1/25/2014
  • "Great sushi, numerous choices....overall great experience !!"
    Dined on 1/22/2014
  • "We've been here many times and the sushi is always fresh and the roll assortment is unique. There are booths along the side that are nice for groups of about 6."
    Dined on 12/6/2013
  • "amazing rolls - black angel, crazy monkey and huntington especially. service lacking and unattentive. will go back but have more realistic expectations."
    Dined on 12/31/2013
  • "Service is great Sushi is exceptional Better than kotobuki by far Miyogi beef was insanely good , go for The $35 it was worth it"
    Dined on 12/30/2013
  • "The food as Nisen is delicious. The service was poor. We often had to look for our server & she tried to give us our check before we were finished with our dinner."
    Dined on 12/30/2013
  • "Went here with family from out of town.... A girls' night out. We got a booth at my sister-in-law's suggestion. Couldn't have been more perfect. It was very intimate so we didn't have to worry about bothering other diners with our laughter, etc. Our waitress found the balance between good service and the 'space' we were looking for while we caught up. I am not a sushi expert but everything I rated was delish(the spider rolls were so awesome we ordered an extra one!). It wasn't cheap but if you are looking for an upscale experience it's worth the visit!"
    Dined on 12/28/2013
  • "We were visiting in Commack and this restaurant was recommended to us by a few people. We found the decor to be very attractive, the sushi was delicious and fresh tasting. My wife had the teriyaki chicken and found it a little bland. She requested some additional sauce which was brought but didn't improve the situation much. Biggest negative about this visit was the service - the server was extremely abrupt. The restaurant would do well to teach their servers to smile and appear more friendly. I would recommend the restaurant for the food, but don't expect to be wowed by the service."
    Dined on 12/24/2013
  • "Close to home, sushi always good, pretty bar. Nothing bad to say! Love Nisen"
    Dined on 12/27/2013
  • "4 years ago I promised myself to never go back because of the offensive service. I made an exception for friends of mine and what a huge mistake. 1. Forgot to bring drinks to table. 2. Made an entire entree wrong. 3. We were told a roll came with the sashimi deluxe and when it came without I asked why. At that point I was told "it depends on the grade of fish you receive. If you get high grade fish you don't get a roll. If you get lower grade fish then you get a roll." That sounds crazy to me......that they would compensate for bad fish with more bad fish. 4. They ran out of rice! I will never go back as it was a huge disappointment."
    Dined on 12/7/2013
  • "Seated immediately. Good staff. Helpful and easy going. Decent California Roll, seaweed salad, and Cajun Filet appetizer. Main courses were the Filet Mingon. Tasty if not a bit over sauced. And I had the rack of lamb, well prepared even if a little to medium instead of my medium rare. All in all... Tasty and worth a reorder. The only weak part of the meal was the funnel cake fried Oreos. Was a little like eating an old Zeppole. Feh not worth the calories or $10. Nice nite. Good meal. Would def. go back and recommend."
    Dined on 11/16/2013