Sushi Damo

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$31 to $50
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Japanese
Located in the heart of midtown west, right cross the Time Warner Center and Columbus Circle, Sushi Damo offers diners exceptional Japanese cuisine in a sleek atmosphere with warm, friendly service.
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RT
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on October 27, 2019
Overall4food4service3ambience3

Regular its good service sometimes a bit non attentive

BF
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 14, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The service was excellent; the sushi was fresh and served elegantly. The noise level was very low, which was so appreciated. I'd recommend this to anyone who appreciates good Japanese food.

d
Philadelphia
18 reviews
Dined on October 12, 2019
Overall4food4service3ambience4

My first time back in several years, and the quality of the sushi remains high. Tried a few things I hadn't had before, not disappointed in any of them.

D
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on October 12, 2019
Overall3food3service1ambience3

Food was good, not great! Service was awful!

Y
New York Area
48 reviews
Dined on October 1, 2019
Overall4food3service4ambience4

The miso soup was excellent - full bodied and flavorful. The sashimi and sushi were not as good as we had remembered from several months ago. The service was good.

P
New York Area
41 reviews
Dined on September 20, 2019
Overall4food5service4ambience5

Freshest sushi and sashimi

Friendly staff

OT
1 review
Dined on September 20, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Food was good, everything tasted fresh. Staff attentive and extremely pleasant.

IR
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on September 15, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious and abundant sushi rolls. Everything tasted extremely fresh and crisp.

E
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on September 7, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Creative and delicious cuisine. Gracious wait staff.

CE
1 review
Dined on September 2, 2019
Overall1food1service2ambience4

It is weird being served by a non Asian waiter. I bought a Japanese date and she said it was not real sushi. It was over priced

SG
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on August 31, 2019
Overall4food5service3ambience4

We ordered sushi and it was really good. However, the service was rushed even though they were not crowded - it made it difficult to really enjoy our experience.

SJ
Washington DC
69 reviews
Dined on August 21, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A really nice dinner for four of us. Probably the best sushi in the neighborhood. My favorite is the Godzilla roll.

OT
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on July 21, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great sushi and attentive staff!

RO
New York Area
21 reviews
Dined on July 12, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This restaurant near the Times Warner/Columbus Circle area is idea for a pre-show meal if you plan to go to one of the venues in the Times Warner center, for example the Rose Theater. The food is excellent and the service is pleasant and friendly. Prices are very reasonable. We plan to return whenever we are in the area.

S
Philadelphia
44 reviews
Dined on June 13, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing portions, quality, and atmosphere

GS
New York Area
37 reviews
Dined on June 3, 2019
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Pleasant sushi restaurant near Carnegie Hall. The restaurant is clean and appealing, the service good, the sushi fresh, and the price reasonable. We will go there again.

EM
Pittsburgh
11 reviews
Dined on May 18, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Friendly and efficient service. Great sushi. Overall great experience.

a
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on May 17, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

delicious but way too expensive - fish was mostly fresh except for squid- which most people don't like anyway but still yummy

JV
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on May 17, 2019
Overall1food4service1ambience3

The services is really bad. To place order I wait around 30 min. The waiter refill water only ones. Empty plate stay in the table all the time after finish. Waiter never ask of you wanna something else. No coordination. I have to raise and wave my hand to get check. The service need an improvement of 100%.

t
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on May 14, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great sushi for a good price in a great location. Good wine for about what you’d pay for a casual bottle in NYC. From appetizers to the sushi itself, our meal did not disappoint, we even ordered seconds. Had wonderful service, attentive but not overbearing. Cleared the table quickly because they were small. Great atmosphere for a date or for a dinner on the low key side. The hostess even bagged our umbrellas immediately after entering. Would come again in a heartbeat!

JP
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Sushi Damo is a neighborhood Gem. It is a place for the Columbus Circle locals to relax and enjoy good sushi. Thank you for being neighborhood friendly!

CD
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on May 10, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love coming here for my break during work! Food is pretty quick and it’s not too packed.

T
New York Area
19 reviews
Dined on April 30, 2019
Overall3food3service3ambience3

It was good: sushi was fresh, drinks were okay.

LB
Montreal
6 reviews
Dined on April 26, 2019
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Very good sashimi and rolls. A bit crowded but nice service. A bit expensive.

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on April 26, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The sushi and roll is delicious and definitely will come back.

OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on April 18, 2019
Overall2food5service1ambience3

Server took our drink order and appetizer order promptly. Received our appetizers very quickly, then took nearly 15 minutes to receive our drinks. Didn’t take our dinner order for about 20 minutes after ordering our appetizers and drinks. Food didn’t arrive until about 45 minutes from when we ordered it. We were with our 8 year old son and to have him sitting waiting for chicken teriyaki for over an hour was difficult. Restaurant service 101 is make sure to get the child fed as soon as you can.. The food was really good and almost worth the wait but I would have preferred to wait 20 minutes to get a table and then have prompt service thereafter than to sit waiting for our food for 45 minutes.

OT
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on April 17, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Good food, a bit pricy for such small portions.
The o my thing we don’t like was grilled octopus, it wasn’t warmed all the way through and was very tough.

OT
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on April 11, 2019
Overall3food3service2ambience3

The place has deteriorated in the last 2-3 years.
Used to be a nice place for any occasion. No longer unfortunately.

DK
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on April 11, 2019
Overall3food3service2ambience2

I would recommend Sushi Damo to a friend who needed a place in that area. I didn't find the food outstanding for the price and I thought the service wasn't great.

SM
New York Area
35 reviews
Dined on April 11, 2019
Overall3food3service4ambience3

Menu has changed and prices have increased. Several old favorites are no longer being offered. Not the good deal it used to be.

d
New York Area
40 reviews
Dined on March 31, 2019
Overall1food3service1ambience3

This has been my favorite neighborhhod restaurant, but something has suddenly changed and on my latest visit nothing went right. We had to beg for service, dishes we had ordered many times were suddenly different and inferior to the past and one main course came out after two of us were just about finished with our meals......and it was not as ordered. Very disappointing. We'll give it another chance.....but just one.

EG
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on March 31, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A wonderful place to come either before or after visiting a Broadway or Lincoln Center presentation!

CS
Hawaii
2 reviews
Dined on March 29, 2019
Overall3food5service1ambience3

Great sushi but service was deplorable. Wish I could have ordered more than a roll but never had anyone check back. Ugh

H
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined on March 22, 2019
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Presumably because of its location in the heart of touristy mid-town, so it was fairly expensive for what you get. Nice to sit next to the window though. Atmosphere fairly ok.

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on March 22, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Jona was attentive.

SJ
Washington DC
69 reviews
Dined on March 21, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Super fresh sushi and sashimi, engaged service, a great evening.

SN
New York Area
85 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It is lovely to sit at a table by the window, looking out at the Time Warner Center. The service was attentive and we were able to add an additional sushi roll for our granddaughter in good time. The seaweed salad was tasty, though a bit oversaturated in oil. The edamame was cooked perfectly - not overcooked or over salted. My husband doesn't eat sushi but was very pleased with the chicken teriyaki, which was moist and flavorful. Good restaurant to please a variety of tastes!

S
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very nice Japanese restaurant. I go there frequently and I am never disappointed.

LR
London
8 reviews
Dined on March 1, 2019
Overall2food4service1ambience4

I was super disappointed with Sushi Damo. The staff completely ignored us the entire time. We were sitting for 20 minutes with no one even taking our drinks order - I had to actually go and find someone. The food took ages to come, no one checked on us, and again I had to find someone to pay. It’s the most non-existent service I’ve ever experienced.

F
New York Area
9 reviews
Dined on February 23, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love LOVE this place. I go very often, and it is always wonderful