HelpiOS AppAndroid AppWindows Phone AppWindows 8 App

Make a reservation

Party Size
For 2
Date
Today
Time
7:00 PM
icon/ic_social_proofCreated with Sketch.
Booked 12 times today

Uptown Sushi

4.5
322 reviews
icon/ic_price_rangeCreated with Sketch.
$31 to $50
icon/ic_cuisineCreated with Sketch.
Fusion / Eclectic
Top Tags:
  • Good for a Date (11)
  • Creative Cuisine (10)
  • Fit for Foodies (8)
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.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
icon/ic_cuisineCreated with Sketch.
Cuisines
Fusion / Eclectic, Sushi
icon/ic_clockCreated with Sketch.
Hours of operation
Mon - Wed 11am - 11pm
Thu - Fri 11am - Midnight
Sat Noon - Midnight
Sun 5pm - 10pm
icon/ic_phoneCreated with Sketch.
Phone number
(713) 871-1200
icon/ic_new_windowCreated with Sketch.
icon/ic_paymentCreated with Sketch.
Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
icon/ic_dress_codeCreated with Sketch.
Dress code
Business Casual
icon/ic_locationCreated with Sketch.
icon/ic_neighborhoodCreated with Sketch.
Neighborhood
icon/ic_cross_streetCreated with Sketch.
Cross street
Post Oak
icon/ic_gift_cardCreated with Sketch.
Gift Card
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Indoor Smoking Area, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 322 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.5  based on recent ratings
4.7
food
4.3
service
4.5
ambience
4.2
value
Noise · Moderate
95% of people would recommend it to a friend
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
Sort by
Newest
Filters
vipKeithC (Philadelphia)
3.0  Dined 6 days ago

Decent sushi, over priced for the quality.

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (Austin)
5.0  Dined on February 18, 2018

The sushi was top quality: fresh, and delicious. We got their avocado miso soup and kobe beef hot rocks, both of which are now 'must-haves' for us. The menu is full of creative and diverse choices from rolls (we got tapas and bahama something or other rolls) to cooked entrees (we didn't get one this visit). I highly recommend this joint!

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on February 15, 2018

Valentine’s day dinner was superb!

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (Houston)
5.0  Dined on February 13, 2018

Was a great place for clean sushi

Report
Helpful
Shelliott (Houston)
5.0  Dined on February 12, 2018

Never fails to be on my top 5 list for Houston restaurants.

Report
Helpful
FlavioR (Denver)
5.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

One of my favorite Sushi places in Houston. Have been there several times and never had a bad experience.

Report
Helpful
JoannaT (Dallas)
5.0  Dined on February 9, 2018

We had an absolutely wonderful date night. Our waiter was a pure delight, she was helpful and mindful of our time. The food was adventurous for us but we loved it! I would highly recommend uptown!!!

Report
Helpful
vipOpenTable Diner (Houston)
1.0  Dined on January 29, 2018

We always go for our Anniversary, this time it was horrible.. Miso soup cold, don room #2 which is supposed to be warm was cold, service horrible.

Report
Helpful
vipbelowaverage (Houston)
1.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

This place has turned into a real dump. We sat in a booth and the upholstery was torn in many locations with the stuffing coming out. How do you serve food in a place like this? The restrooms were also disgusting. We had the Kobe cubes, which were really good, but the two rolls we had were bad and not fresh. We could not get pass the upholstery seating and the lack of management and ownership that would serve food in this condition. How do you let your restaurant deteriorate to this condition? My advice is avoid Uptown Sushi at all cost. There are too many good and clean sushi bars in Houston. I am asking for a response to my review.

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (Houston)
5.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

This is one of our go-to sushi restaurants in Houston. My husband and I will come for a quick lychee martini or sake and chef don tuna tartar, panko eggs and delicious sashimi. We even take our children who enjoy the spicy edamame and sushi rolls.

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (Houston)
3.0  Dined on January 12, 2018

Arrived on time for the reservation but had to wait 30 minutes to be seated. Service was very slow but food was great.

Report
Helpful
vipFoodie (Houston)
5.0  Dined on January 12, 2018

We always get their salad with anything else we order becasue it is so delicious & filling! We also get the beef wrapped around the avocado & sweet potato for the same reason. Always great!!!

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (Houston)
5.0  Dined on January 11, 2018

Great all around.

Report
Helpful
vipOpenTable Diner (Houston)
4.0  Dined on January 6, 2018

Service was pretty bad. Got some of our meal items before our appetizer entrees that we orders, which probably would have even came if we hadn’t asked for it. Restaurant wasn’t even super busy and considering that we came early (6:45 pm) for a Saturday night, they were already out of some items. Used to be a good place, now I have better choices in this city considering he cost of the food.

Report
Helpful
vipOpenTable Diner (Houston)
5.0  Dined on January 5, 2018

The best sushi place in Houston! We had an amazing meal and will be back soon.

Report
Helpful
vipTalamo (Atlanta)
5.0  Dined on January 4, 2018

Delicious sushi as always! Truffle tuna is superb, comes on a chilled plate to maintain the tuna’s perfect texture. L&J is another great app., love the jalapeño! Fun spot with great service:)

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (Houston)
1.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

Bad service. We were the forgotten, unclaimed table.

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (Houston)
1.0  Dined on December 31, 2017

Although we made reservations, we were seated in the bar area. The rest of the place was empty. Poor service (later realized it was the bartender waiting on us). Ordered lobster bisque, but my entree arrived without soup due to waiter forgetting. Lobster and shrimp rolls were under cooked. Fought and tasted more like chicken salad. Entree was not impressive. NYE dinner was a bust. Don’t bother going here.

Report
Helpful
DharmeshP (Houston)
5.0  Dined on December 30, 2017

Uptown Sushi delivers on consistent quality of food and service. High quality sushi for a very reasonable price. Our waitress, Grace, was awesome.

Report
Helpful
vipOpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on December 29, 2017

Very good food. Nice place

Report
Helpful
vipOpenTable Diner (Houston)
4.0  Dined on December 19, 2017

The food was outstanding, but the service was extremely slow. We had to wait 20-40 minutes between courses even though we ordered it all in the beginning.

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (Houston)
4.0  Dined on December 15, 2017

Good service and food. Several menu choices and good variety.

Report
Helpful
vipOpenTable Diner (Atlanta)
1.0  Dined on December 12, 2017

My waiter provide the worse service ever. Even though we were seated I had to go to the bar several times to order a drink since the waiter didn’t return to the table.

Report
Helpful
vipOpenTable Diner (Houston)
5.0  Dined on November 26, 2017

Excellent experience

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (London)
3.0  Dined on November 18, 2017

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.

Report
Helpful
vipOpenTable Diner (New Orleans)
5.0  Dined on November 3, 2017

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

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (Houston)
3.0  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.

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (Houston)
5.0  Dined on October 19, 2017

Great service.

Report
Helpful
vipPoorExperience (Houston)
5.0  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!!!

Report
Helpful
ty1955 (Houston)
5.0  Dined on October 9, 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.

Report
Helpful
1
2
3
11