Featuring Chef Nobu Matsuhisa’s signature new-style Japanese cuisine, Matsuhisa Vail is located in the Solaris Plaza in the heart of Vail Village. Our dining room is open from 5pm nightly. Takeout available nightly from 5-9:30pm.
To ensure we are adhering to the health and safety guidelines, and to reopen as safely and responsibly as possible, we are requiring guests entering our premises to wear protective face masks.
Chef Nobu Matsuhisa’s fusion cuisine draws influence from his classical training in Tokyo and his life abroad in Peru, Argentina, and around the world, showcasing signature dishes such as Yellowtail Sashimi with Jalapeño, Black Cod Miso and White fish Tiradito.
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- Surfaces sanitized between seatings
- Common areas deep cleaned daily
- Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
- Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
- Sealed or wrapped utensils used
- Limited number of seated diners
- Distancing maintained in common areas
- Extra space between tables
- Waitstaff wear masks
- Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
- Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
Food was phenomenal. Good music. Up beat vibe
Amazing sushi. The best specials that were delicious. Go with their recommendations. So creative and special. The Gardner drink was spectacular. Must go!
We had a wonderful meal this past week. Food was wonderful, ambience great and the staff was amazing during all this craziness.
The food was fabulous and the staff was amazing!
It was great
Love this place! Highly recommend - make reservations!
Our entire experience was fantastic! We had a table of eight and the service was great! We ordered a large Friday of different things and the timing at which they brought out the food was perfect! we didn’t feel overwhelmed by the food coming too fast every single thing we ordered was delicious, from the nigiri to the lamb chops. We also ordered quite a few cocktails from the bar and they were all delicious as well. We were there celebrating a birthday and ended up closing the place down, but the servers were not trying to push us out or make us feel uncomfortable about enjoying ourselves. Although it is expensive I feel that it’s worth every penny
Matsuhisa Vail was truly amazing and delicious. We went there as a group and had truly indulged with the menu. Beforehand, we did let them know that I have a gluten allergy and they were so incredibly careful and considerate. We started with edamame and shishito peppers for the table. From there, miso soup, all of which were delicious. Moving onto the main course, I had the black cod (which is a must-get), the tuna belly and yellowfin sashimi as well as a spicy tuna roll. THESE WERE AMAZING! Some of the best fish that I have ever had.
Wonderful first time experience celebrating our honeymoon can't wait to come back for many anniversaries to come. Service was excellent very clean place and had a wonderful view!
Amazing food and service!
Matsuhisa's brand clearly values staff training as wait staff and sommelier were well prepared to answer our questions and describe our selections. The restaurant is pricey, but the food and service are outstanding.
So much fun to celebrate my birthday here! There were a couple things we knew we wanted but otherwise we let the waitress bring us sashimi and rolls and everything was amazing! Love their house sake too.
By far one of the finest dining experiences we have ever had! Everything was perfect, service was spot on. Just make sure you bring the card with the big balance on it, they are proud of their prices, and honestly, deserve to be. The food was fantastic!!
Everything about our dinner was perfect! the food was outstanding! Our server's suggestions were just what we wanted to hear. Will go as often as we can.
Delicious! Fun experience. You can't go wrong here!
We loved the restaurant. Food was amazing and the staff was super kind and helpful
We had an overall very positive experience. The reason for low rating on ambience was due to Covid.
This place is amazing! EVERYTHING was unique, delicious, and beautifully presented! This is a MUST when in Vail. We will definitely eat here EVERY time we are in town!!!!
The food was well prepared and served but the portions were soooo tiny. I don't think I have ever been served dishes with such little food. The prices were very expensive which is fine but I expect decent portion sizes!
My martini was tasty but very obvious there was little to no liquor in it.
The ambiance of the room looked like a hotel lobby rather than a high-class restaurant.
The quality & creativity of the food was outstanding. However, there are no menu descriptions so you don’t know what or how to order. It’s almost as if this restaurant is only for sushi connoisseurs. it was very intimidating/ uncomfortable. The service was good but felt rushed (early Monday evening, no wait). Extremely pricey ($30 for 1 sake!) for minimal amount of food. Never spent so much on a dinner that lasted a total of 45 minutes & left hungry!
Very cool restaurant with unbelievably great food.
Fantastic! Really really delicious. I’ve never had the cod lettuce wraps before and those are my new favorite thing! We always have such a wonderful meal every time we come here. Bravo!!
Excellent food, ambience and service but expensive
Never disappoints - sat outside - each table had a heat lamp which is really nice this time of year.
This is my fourth time here and I honestly don’t find the menu or items ordered ever that exciting or new. It leaves me wanting more from the experience.
It’s so hard to hear with the masks. I think the waiters should move thr
Absolutely love this restaurant in every location, especially Vail. The view of the village and mountains from the dining room is spectacular.
Food was great. Service started off slow, but got better. It was extremely disappointing that after letting you know that it was my husband's 40th birthday and having spent $1k in food, we were never offered dessert nor did he receive a complimentary dessert.
Excellent, our best dining experience in a long, long time!
Always an enjoyable experience dining at Matsuhisa. Comfortable environment and spectacular food.
Delicious food in a great atmosphere. So-so service
Love the tasting menu
Matsuhisa has adjusted well to social distancing needs and provides a great dining experience. We felt safe and were well taken care of by the excellent service. And the black truffle sea bass was off the charts good!
Absolutely the best sushi I’ve had - not cheap - but worth every penny
Beautiful food, great service, super!!!
Family dinner on vacation. While it was hard to hear in the restaurant the food was delicious and we enjoyed the house sake!
I requested desserts to be brought to table as a surprise for my daughter’s birthday. They called to confirm reservation and I again asked if they could accommodate my request and they said yes. We arrived and they knew nothing about it. My daughter casually went in as we were waiting to be seated and they announced the birthday dinner to her. So much for the surprise. Then the waitress announced she was bringing something to table. Nothing about our visit was a surprise for my daughter thanks to all of the staff. What a letdown.
Server was tremendous with great suggestions and recommendations to make this another great meal here.
Matsuhisa Vail offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (970) 476-6628.
Matsuhisa Vail is rated 4.8 stars by 988 OpenTable diners.
Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.