Uchi Austin

4.8
4356 Reviews
$31 to $50
Sushi
We are currently open for dine-in service with reservations recommended. Walk-ins are welcome subject to availability. For dine-in reservations, please reserve here or directly on our website at www.uchiaustin.com. As seating is limited, we plan for two hours per reservation, but please let us know if more time is desired. Should you be running late please let us know, we will hold your reservation time for 15 minutes. We can't wait to serve you, Kanapi!

Curbside pickup is also still available. For questions or to reserve a curbside pickup time, please visit our website or call us at 512-916-4808.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 4356 people are saying
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vipRichJ
Phoenix
5 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lived up to hype !!!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing meal and service at UCHI Austin!

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StevenS
New York Area
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome!!! What a great meal and experience. Everything was perfect

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vipFoodie
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

extremely polite and happy servers! Delicious everything

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LaurenM
Houston
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We’ve been about 10 times now and it never disappoints. Great atmosphere, great food and knowledgeable wait staff/sushi chefs.

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mark
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience3

place is great. only issue was our table was sore poorly lite you could not see a thing. Amazing food. Will go back

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CoryR
Austin
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful experience. Great service / great unique food. Nothing bad to say!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Naples
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service4ambience4

The food here is absolutely outstanding! With its reputation and everything that is written, this place does not disappoint. Every thing tastes amazing and the value is probably the best of any high end restaurant I’ve ever been to. The service is very professional.

My only minor complaint was that a lot of different people brought our food out and there was a lot of coming and going but everyone knows their stuff and is very professional. We were sitting under an AC vent which was not super fun with the cold air blowing and they moved us no problem.

Overall, this is a MUST if you’re visiting Austin. Go there!

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KristinaS
London
6 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Incredible! Some of the best food I’ve ever had in my life, and the service was beyond lovely.

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vipRose
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall1food1service1ambience1

We waited 75 minutes to be seated as the hostess, in her infinite wisdom, decided to seat three people at the only table outside that could accommodate our party of 7. The staff was very unapologetic, pointing to the disclaimer on the website that we might have to wait for a table. This is despite the fact that I had booked the reservation weeks prior. As we waited for our table, consuming 2 bottles of pricey Sancerre, the waitress said they would comp us a broccoli appetizer. Seriously, broccoli for a 75 minute wait? When the $600 bill showed, the broccoli was on the bill. Unbelievable. You fooled us once, Uchi, never again.

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Billy
Los Angeles
4 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Amazing culinary experience. Highly recommend going with the omakase experience.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Shannon was our sushi chef for a 6-course chef’s menu. Everything was incredible. The meal made me cry tears of joy - for real!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Mallory made the experience so special and fun!

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DanielC
Atlanta
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Every food item was phenomenal. The sake incredible. Our server, Tyler, was probably the best server we've ever had. He was polite, knowledgeable, attentive, speedy, and every interaction with him had us remarking on how pleasant he was. My friend said it was one of the best meals of her life.

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on November 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food is just incredible. Doesn’t matter what you order. It’s insanely delicious. Get everything.

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Will
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on November 20, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

This is the best sushi in Austin, maybe the best restaurant in general. The atmosphere and ambiance of the restaurant are fantastic and the food is to die for.

For those making a reservation please know that (1) the kitchen is usually backed up and the meal can be quite long and (2) I've usually been seated 10 minutes after my reservation time. Well worth it.

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GuillermoB
Austin
1 review
Dined on November 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Alexis elevated my night into an unforgettable experience

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TylerY
1 review
Dined on November 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Some of the best food I have ever have! The fried chicken plate was life changing

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vipFoodee63
New York Area
28 reviews
Dined on November 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I had heard great things about Uchi from a few colleagues, so was excited to get a reservation while I was in town. It was simply outstanding. We let our server pick our dishes and each choice was amazing. This is a special place.

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on November 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The meal was incredible. Our waitress was incredible. We basically ordered everything she recommended. She knew the menu well. Did not let us over order. Overall I would come back in a heartbeat.

My only complaint was the place was a little loud. But not so loud that you could not hear each other.

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on November 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious Anniversary dinner. Great service, great food. Big bill but was so worth it. Yummy!

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Michael
Dallas
1 review
Dined on November 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Uchi has never disappointed me. We had another wonderful visit here for a family birthday.

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JC14
Cologne Area
7 reviews
Dined on November 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We have been dining at Uchi for over 17 years but have never been during happy hour. We loved the smaller portions of some of our favorite menu items as well as the ability to try lots of new ones. The Hama chili, Brussels sprouts, romaine roll with Spanish anchovy and the walu walu were our favorites. The service was outstanding (thanks Rachel!) and the ambiance and energy of the restaurant never disappoints. Thanks again for helping us celebrate another special occasion, Uchi! Can’t wait to return.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dallas
2 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

It was amazing!!! The only thing negative is how the tables were close to each. We had another table keep interrupted us continuously.

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RamK
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I made a reservation on OpenTable for Saturday night for outdoor seating for 2 people (2 months in advance).

Checked in with the hostess and she wished my date 'Happy Birthday' as I had noted it in my reservation. Nice touch! We proceeded to have drinks at the bar. The bartender had a smile on her face and was helpful in recommending drinks. She made the process seamless with transferring the drinks to our reservation so I didn't have to close out my bar tab prior to being seated. The hostesses had a smile on their face and updated us on when our table would be available, as the outdoor seats are upon availability. Since it took slightly longer to get our table, there was a server walking around offering a cauliflower sample - didn't get the name, but it was delicious!

Once we got to our table, our server was Alexis. She was awesome! Very accommodating. She recommended a handful of dishes as it was our first time at Uchi. All of her recommendations were phenomenal. She even gave us a free dessert for my girlfriends birthday - the 'chocolate candy bar'. :)

Amazing food - highly recommend it! Seems like they have a variety of vegetarian items as well. Definitely worth the cost and experience.
*Note - I recommend outdoor seating - they had heaters. The inside did seem like it could get a little noisy.

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OpenTable Diner
Denver
3 reviews
Dined on November 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and service! Beef carpaccio, ham and eggs, spicy crunchy tuna, otoro sashimi, salmon belly, and cookie dessert! 10/10

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MaggieC
Mexico City
1 review
Dined on November 13, 2021
Overall3food3service1ambience3

The food is good, but it takes a very long time to have it in your table, even though a salmon sashimi, which took an hour.
There´s no need to wait for food more than expected.

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on November 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Excellent!

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Natalie
Chicago
3 reviews
Dined on November 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We did the chefs selection and found ourselves stuffed!! The food kept coming, and it was so fantastic we couldn't say no. Each course was explained how to eat so we weren't left wondering- it was an enjoyable and friendly experience.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Chicago
1 review
Dined on November 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Birthday/Vacation

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Anne
Charlotte
2 reviews
Dined on November 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We are visiting from out of town and wanted to try some of Austin’s best restaurants. We did the 10 course tasting menu as well as a tasting flight of sake. We were glad we were seated outside as we had more space and we did not have worry about the noice level. Both the good and service was excellent!

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JillianE
Charleston
1 review
Dined on November 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best sushi I have ever had.

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on November 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My husband and I celebrated our 1 year wedding (7 years together) anniversary here in November of 2021. It was our first time at Uchi, and it did not disappoint! We also received a lovely anniversary dessert (chocolate bar). The staff was attentive, knowledgeable, and friendly. We will be back!

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Natalie
1 review
Dined on November 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing restaurant. I definitely would recommend the chefs tasting.

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Rachel
1 review
Dined on November 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Uchi is always a fantastic meal and well worth the price. If you can't get into Uchi, their sister restaurant, Uchiko, is just as good!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on November 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great food

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OpenTable Diner
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on November 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent! (Pls turn up lights in back room)

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
2 reviews
Dined on November 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It’s was great

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JanieM
1 review
Dined on November 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food as always was delicious! Large variety of fish to choose from. Fish is fresh and sauces etc. are delicious. Service is friendly, knowledgeable, and courteous.
Uchis is our favorite sushi and sashimi restaurant in Austin.

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BradenS
1 review
Dined on November 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wow! Incredible meal. Would highly recommend and will definitely return.

FAQs

Uchi Austin does offer delivery in partnership with Uber Eats. Uchi Austin also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (512) 916-4808.

Uchi Austin is rated 4.8 stars by 4356 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.

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