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Momiji Restaurant

4.7
756 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Japanese
Perfect For:
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Momiji is a hand-crafted Japanese restaurant located in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood. Our menu features sushi, omakase and other traditional Japanese foods prepared from great Northwest ingredients. Our courtyard will be an oasis in the bustling neighborhood.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Japanese
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Hours of operation
Dinner: Monday - Thursday, Sunday: 4:00pm - 1:00am, Friday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 2:00am.
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Phone number
(206) 457-4068
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Chris Vilayphanh
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Private party facilities
We can accommodate from 10 people up to 50 people. We have a private back dining area that can hold up to 50 people.
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Private party contact
Vira: (206) 457-4068
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Catering
Catering available upon request.
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Cross street
12th Avenue between Pine and Pike Street
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Parking details
Street Parking
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Public transit
The metro bus 11 stop a half block away on Pine Street between 12th and 13th Avenue.
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 756 People Are Saying
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4.7based on recent ratings
4.8
food
4.5
service
4.6
ambience
4.3
value
Noise · Moderate
96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 2 days ago

We had a great dinner; the ultimate dragon, the Capitol Hill roll and our last roll I can’t remember the name (I think it’s the pink something) we’re all amazing! To top our dinner of we had the tiramisu and boy was it the best way to end our meal, couldn’t be anymore happy

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4.0Dined 7 days ago

We were recommended to come here so we did! Made reservations because this is a hot spot. The service was fast and friendly. The rolls are huge and moderately expensive. We got one roll that was finished on top with a food torch and it left a propane taste on the roll which we did not like. Everything else was great. We had a baby and stroller and they stored out stroller in the back and accommodated our baby.

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3.0Dined on April 16, 2018

Great food, terrible service from the waitress however her support staff (bused) was more friendly then her and great!

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5.0Dined on April 16, 2018

Great happy hour! Good food and service

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

I love Momiji. Great vibe, awesome sushi, and lots of modern / unique twists on sushi rolls and cocktails. Fish is always fresh, and flavor combinations are so good.

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5.0Dined on April 11, 2018

The wait for a table was a bit silly since there were at least 10 tables open, but the service, food and people were awesome! The sashimi is incredible and the rolls are inventive and fun!

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4.0Dined on April 11, 2018

My favorite sushi spot. Value is great and environment is cozy. Our server was quite cold, however.. that was the only negative. The rest was Devine ✨

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5.0Dined on April 9, 2018

The Geisha and Moonraker are easily our favorite dishes. The sauces are excellent! Very well made old fashioned’s as well.

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3.0Dined on April 9, 2018

Food was great - no complaints there. That said, the menu seems largely disorganized and it isn't clear from description or price how much food comes on a plate. Additionally, our server couldn't make specific recommendations when asked and instead just pointed to relatively popular menu items.

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5.0Dined on April 6, 2018

Birthday dinner

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Love the old fashioned drink

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5.0Dined on March 31, 2018

A bit slow on the seating, and inconsistent service, but DELICIOUS food in a lovely atmosphere. I’ll certainly try them again.

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5.0Dined on March 31, 2018

Sushi was amazing. Great ambiance and great customer service.

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5.0Dined on March 30, 2018

Terrific restaurant. Varied Japanese menu. Food was excellent. We’ll be back often.

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5.0Dined on March 29, 2018

Recently developed a gluten allergy, which can be annoying to a restaurant, let’s be honest, but the server was so sweet and helpful re: gf options. It really made my night. And the food is always amazing.

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3.0Dined on March 27, 2018

Hope our server was awful. Food was excellent as always

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Happy hour pricing is on point. Highly recommend coming here for that

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5.0Dined on March 23, 2018

My dinner at Momiji was impeccable. As a solo diner, some restaurants do not make me feel welcome during the dinner hour. The hostess at Momiji was upbeat when she learned my companion would not be available for dinner and asked if I would prefer to sit at the sushi bar. Would I? YES! She gave me a prime seat and I ordered off of the specials list. My preference is for nigiri and sashimi without special sauces and foliage. Momiji did not disappoint. The fish was fresh, delectable, and expertly prepared. The timing of the waitress was flawless.

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5.0Dined on March 20, 2018

Everything we ordered was amazing! The food is very fresh and well prepared. This is one of my favorite restaurants in Seattle!!

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4.0Dined on March 19, 2018

Food is amazing... Best sushi in town!
.. But too noise

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5.0Dined on March 10, 2018

My husband is going through the process of becoming a United States citizen (he’s English, I’m American.) We’ve gotten through a tough part of the immigration process so we wanted to celebrate at our favorite sushi restaurant! :)

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5.0Dined on March 10, 2018

Great happy hour sushi

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5.0Dined on March 9, 2018

Came here for dinner with a friend. We each started with one of their signature cocktails. Very tasty. We ordered a number of items off the happy hour menu - sushi, calamari, ginger chicken and tempura. We also ordered the jalapeño himachi of the regular menu and it was awesome. Love the decor and setting in this restaurant. We had more food than we could eat. It was wonderful.

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4.0Dined on March 7, 2018

Our server was great! Very knowledgeable and professional. Ambience was perfect. Food was delicious.

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4.0Dined on March 5, 2018

I would have given them 5 stars but we had reservations and had to wait 20 minutes to be seated with many open tables...

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4.0Dined on March 4, 2018

The drinks were fantastic...creative and very tasty. Easily the best part of the experience. The sushi rolls were average. We ordered 3 with different ingredients in each one. They all tasted very similar. A friend had a hot entree that was pretty good. Perhaps the hot entrees are the way to go here.

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5.0Dined on February 28, 2018

We made it for happy hour and enjoyed a few roles + wine for around $25/person (before tip). When I have gone to this restaurant outside Happy Hour I usually spend double that *but* the non-happy hour rolls are much more elaborate and frankly yummier. Momiji is a very similar sushi restaurant to Umi (in Belltown).

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4.0Dined on February 26, 2018

Momiji was ok. Nice upscale interior. The sushi was good. No complaints. I feel it was a fair price and not overpriced. The downside is the place is very large inside and it is very noisy. Not great for ambiance conducive to dating. Good for groups. Waiter had something stuck up his butt, but I suspect he was having a tough day.

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4.0Dined on February 23, 2018

Good sushi. Disappointing that we had to wait over 10 minutes even though we had a reservation. We were there on a Thursday night for a little date and the whole place was very busy. Not exactly an intimate restaurant when you feel like you're a part of the conversation at the table next to you. Cocktails were good though.

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5.0Dined on February 21, 2018

Great food. Every item ordered was delicious!

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5.0Dined on February 19, 2018

Best sushi in Seattle, hands down. My girlfriend and I have been coming here whenever we have friends or family visiting from out of town. It's always a hit. Great food, ambiance, and service.

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5.0Dined on February 16, 2018

Food tasted amazing. Only problem we ran into was that I ordered a lychee martini it was not the greatest tasted like perfume, weird. and our waiter was happy to return my drink and exchanged it for a wine sauvignon blanc, also tasted weird not sure what was going on. But service was amazing and the food was perfection super fresh! I honestly know this is a spot I will continue to crave.

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5.0Dined on February 13, 2018

This was a fabulous discovery for us. Very nice ambiance & garden view. Fabulous food. An incredible menu. We will need to come back about 8 or 9 times to do justice to the menu possibilities. This is a very authentic Japanese food experience. wow wow wow wow...

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4.0Dined on February 9, 2018

Great food and service ! Everything we tried was fantastic.

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4.0Dined on February 3, 2018

Was really noisy (needs something fabricy to absorb sound!!) but the servers were great and the food was good

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4.0Dined on February 3, 2018

Great food, great waiter. The noise level made conversation hard and the end table by the doorway to the other side of the courtyard was not a prime location for a special occasion dinner. Nonetheless, we will be back because it’s a beautiful spot and damn good sushi.

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5.0Dined on January 30, 2018

We had a wonderful experience here and enjoyed all of the various dishes we chose.

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5.0Dined on January 30, 2018

Have always enjoyed going to Momiji. However I was very disappointed in the $22 special sushi roll we ordered. It was cut into sliver pieces . I definitely won’t be ordering this again . I should have made a complaint but I was entertaining some friends and didn’t want to ruin the evening. The rest of the food was very good!

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5.0Dined on January 30, 2018

Momiji never disappoints. Amazing sushi and cocktails. Happy Hour is a fantastic deal. Service and ambience always top notch.

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5.0Dined on January 28, 2018

The menu selection is very wide with both sushi options and cooked items. The presentation of all dishes was lovely. Will definately plan to visit again.

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