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About Uptown Sushi

Come experience Houston's premier upscale sushi bar and restaurant. Specializing in unique Japanese fusion cuisine for business lunch, elegant dinner and late night bar.

1131 Uptown Park Blvd, Ste 14
Houston, TX 77056
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Fusion / Eclectic, Sushi

Hours of Operation:
Mon - Wed 11am - 11pm
Thu - Fri 11am - Midnight
Sat Noon - Midnight
Sun 5pm - 10pm

Cross Street:
Post Oak

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(713) 871-1200

Website:
http://uptown-sushi.com/

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Indoor Smoking Area, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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Uptown Sushi Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.5

service

4.4

ambience

4.5

value

4.0

Noise

Moderate

97% would recommend it to a friend

Good for a Date (10)
Business Meals (8)
Worth the Drive (6)
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Romantic (6)
Bar Seating (5)
Fit for Foodies (5)
Special Occasion (5)
Good for Birthdays (4)
Creative Cuisine (4)
Fun (4)
Quiet Conversation (4)
Good for Anniversaries (3)
Good for Groups (3)
Handcrafted Cocktails (3)
Healthy (3)
Hot Spot (3)
Great for Lunch (3)
People Watching (3)
Tasting Menu (3)
Vibrant Bar Scene (3)
Casual (2)
Paleo Friendly (2)
Pre/post Theatre (2)
Quick Bite (2)
Cozy (2)
Authentic (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
Disabled Access (1)
Happy Hour (1)
Late-night Find (1)
Neighborhood Gem (1)
Seasonal (1)
Kid-friendly (1)
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·Dined 2 days ago

Good place to go if you know sushi. Food was very good. Ambience OK, slightly annoying music, just generic pop re-mixes. Worst thing was the service. Waiter was brusque, a bit snooty, and not willing to help much with the order, even though we specifically said we didn't know sushi and could use some help.

Tags: Creative Cuisine
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food4
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service1
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 (New Orleans)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Great Signature Cocktails and Martinis! Don’t miss the ‘Spicy Mexican Martini’.

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food5
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 (Houston)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Always enjoy Uptown sushi, however, new items would be fun and the decor
is looking tired and dated. The seating has tears in all the booth cushions.
It could be refreshed and revamped and a few new items would be fun.

Tags: Quiet Conversation
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food3
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 (Houston)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Great service.

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vip
 (Houston)·Dined on October 13, 2017

My wife and I’s favorite restaurant in Houston!! Good service, best sashimi and drinks - excellent ambiance and people watching too!!!

Tags: Cozy, Authentic, Good for a Date, Healthy, People Watching, Tasting Menu, Great for Lunch
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food5
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 (Houston)·Dined on October 10, 2017

Overall it overall a great place place to dine. The food is excellent, the waitress was very helpful. We accepted her recommendation which fantastic.

Tags: Tasting Menu, Kid-friendly, Good for Groups, Romantic, Business Meals, Good for a Date
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 (Houston)·Dined on October 1, 2017

The food quality overall lack of flavor compare to the price paid for the meal...

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vip
 (Houston)·Dined on September 6, 2017

Way to high prices for average sushi. Much better fare at Soma and other places. Aside from that, I thought I was on a former nightclub owing to the design of the place. Very odd to us with a very long way off light beige draperies, banquette seating, etc. Wouldn't go there again.

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food3
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·Dined on August 25, 2017

I took my boyfriend out for his birthday and he absolutely loves sushi. This was only our second time here and it's still outstanding, the food the service, and the environment. We give a big thanks to the complimentary dessert as well. Its one of our most go to sushi spots for sure!

Tags: Romantic, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Late-night Find, Quiet Conversation, Tasting Menu
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food5
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 (Houston)·Dined on August 22, 2017

One of my favorite Sushi places in Houston. You need to try the hot rock!

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 (Houston)·Dined on August 20, 2017

Food was excellent service was wonderful. Great night.

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vip
 (Houston)·Dined on August 20, 2017

The yellowtail signature nigiri was excellent. The 7 1/2 roll was rich and delicious, and the Tata roll was refreshing so they were great together as nice counterpoints. My only complaint would be the incredibly lackluster wine list.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Bar Seating, Fit for Foodies, People Watching
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 (Houston)·Dined on August 18, 2017

The ambiance and the service were great, but I found the roll menu to be short and not that diversified as expected.
As starters we tried the Teriyaki Rib Eye and the Lobster and Shrimp Roll. The Rib Eye was delicious and I do recommend, on the other hand the Roll wasn't crunch as it should, he dough was kind of saggy.
We ordered the Uka Roll, taste was good (not spectacular) but , comparing with others sushi restaurants, very expensive for the size and taste presented.

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·Dined on August 17, 2017

It's awesome but the wine list is awful. They don't even have Rose!

Tags: People Watching, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Quick Bite, Great for Lunch
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vip
 (Houston)·Dined on August 9, 2017

This place is really dim, so be prepared to go almost blind when you come in on a sunny day. It takes a few minutes for your eyes to adjust, but even after it adjusts, the lighting isn't the best.

The food is good, but I won't say that it is my favorite sushi place in town. It seems fresh, but it's not the most creative, nor is the presentation good. Our waiter was very attentive, though, and he made good recommendations. I'd go back, mainly because it's across the freeway from my work.

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 (Houston)·Dined on August 9, 2017

Food is always good and consistent. We always enjoy coming here.

Tags: Casual, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Handcrafted Cocktails
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on July 28, 2017

Love this place, the sushi is always fresh and delicious. Tata roll, L&J, Truffle tuna, & Millennium are my favorites. Great service!

Tags: Fun, Cozy, Good for a Date, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Hot Spot, Seasonal, Quick Bite, Paleo Friendly, Bar Seating, Good for Groups, Worth the Drive, Vibrant Bar Scene, Business Meals, Disabled Access, Healthy, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem, Creative Cuisine, Handcrafted Cocktails
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vip
 (Las Vegas)·Dined on July 19, 2017

Deliciuos rolls and sashimi. Hope to come back soon!!! Thanks

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 (Houston)·Dined on July 15, 2017

It has been a while since we ate here but as before, the food and service never disappoint. The one dish that was expensive was the kobe hot rock at $19. It was only 6 bite size, thin slices of beef - although, it was delicious. The presentation was interesting but its not worth putting up with the smoke for the price - I won't order that again. But everything tasted very good.

Tags: Good for a Date, Tapas, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on July 8, 2017

The food was beautiful and delicious. I enjoyed the overall ambiance of the restaurant. Will definitely be back!

Tags: Romantic, Hot Spot, Good for a Date
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 (Seattle)·Dined on July 5, 2017

Everything was lovely. Desserts were amazing as well as the sashimi.

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vip
 (Houston)·Dined on June 16, 2017

After being seated by the hostess, it was quite a good while before our waitress came to our table. We only saw our waitress a total of 3 times the entire meal which includes 1) initial order; 2) delivery of food; 3) delivery of check (after the water guy chased her down).

Food and atmosphere was great but the service needs improvement.

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 (Houston)·Dined on May 31, 2017

Food is always good, consistent. Love coming here for dinner on weekdays because it's easy to get last minute reservations and we can bring our kids without worrying about feeling out of place. My kids love the food here.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Hot Spot, Casual
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 (Houston)·Dined on May 26, 2017

You can find better Sushi in Katy good martinis and lobster rolls that's about it.

Tags: Late-night Find, Handcrafted Cocktails, Creative Cuisine
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 (Houston)·Dined on May 20, 2017

I love this restaurant so much. I've never had a bad experience, food and cocktails are always on point. If you enjoy great sushi and a restaurant with ambiance, this is the place for you!

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 (Chicago)·Dined on May 19, 2017

The reviews of this place were right, the service left much to be desired. The atmosphere is very appealing, and may be more fun for a group dinner but was not great for an anniversary dinner. We love sushi, but we did not have one memorable dish.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Handcrafted Cocktails
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food3
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 (Houston)·Dined on May 9, 2017

had a great time, but the staff forgot to say happy birthday to me !

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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vip
 (Houston)·Dined on May 6, 2017

Cucumber wrapped rolls were great but a little expensive compared to other sushi restaurants in the area

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on April 11, 2017

Excellent food. Nicely decorated. Excellent service. I highly recommend it.

Tags: Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Happy Hour, Handcrafted Cocktails, Bar Seating, Fun, Vegan, Afternoon Tea, Creative Cuisine, Healthy, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Gluten Free Options, Quiet Conversation
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 (San Antonio)·Dined on March 23, 2017

Excellent non sushi choices for my friend who could not partake (pregnant). Service was spot on. Would definitely dine there again.

Tags: Casual, Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine
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 (Gloucestershire)·Dined on March 22, 2017

A fancy Sushi place which provides excellent quality sushis in an upscale atmosphere. A bit on the pricey side. But definitely worth a visit.

Tags: Good for a Date, Romantic
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vip
 (Houston)·Dined on March 1, 2017

The food is good but a bit over prices especially for lunch. We ordered the chirashi bowl and I requested Ponzu sauce. I never got it and when the waitress finally returned we all finished. I decided I should eat as it was apparent I was never going to get the sauce. If it were me I wouldn't have left a tip but someone else in our party was buying. I think you can get better value at other sushi restaurants.

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 (Houston)·Dined on February 18, 2017

Great food and excellent service. I recommend this place for couples

Tags: Romantic, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Houston)·Dined on February 17, 2017

Excellent food. Our waitress was very attentive and extremely bubbly. I recommend the Godzilla roll.

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 (Houston)·Dined on February 15, 2017

The sushi was great as it always is. The chicken wings are to die for!

Tags: Special Occasion, Hot Spot, Vibrant Bar Scene, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (Houston)·Dined on February 11, 2017

Uptown Sushi is a very nice restaurant! I would definitely recommend it for sushi lovers!

Tags: Good for Groups, Tasting Menu, Good for Birthdays
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 (Caribbean)·Dined on February 11, 2017

The food was great! The drinks... not so much (considering their price). We will definitely be back.

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vip
 (Houston)·Dined on February 10, 2017

It was good!

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 (Detroit)·Dined on February 7, 2017

Great service and original sushi rolls. Always great, thanks

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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vip
 (Houston)·Dined on February 4, 2017

Unfortunately the day we were there, they had a sewer or grease trap problem because the place stunk. Badly. They opened the front door when we complained, and it seemed to help, but you would think that someone may have thought to call a plumber to fix the problem before a guest commented. The sushi here is awesome, but the other odors that day were really bad.

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