Sushi Zushi of 5th Street

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Dedicated to purists, adventurers and first-timers alike, Sushi Zushi balances Japanese roots with Latin American influences to create an expansive menu, far beyond the ordinary.

Dine In • Take Out • Delivery • Catering

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4.4
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4.1
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OpenTable Diner
Key West
3 reviews
Dined on March 6, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience3

Some dishes were better than others. Toro was good but took a long time. Wish it had come out first before I got full on the summer roll which was meh. They didn’t have Topo Chico either. Strange for Austin. I know that’s picky but it’s my review.

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KatherineL
Austin
2 reviews
Dined on February 28, 2020
Overall3food5service1ambience4

Food is always amazing, but the new waitstaff is slow and not trained very well. I thought this may have been a one time occurrence, but returned after a couple of times and it has now been like this consistently.

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JoeG
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

we live in the desert. starved for good sushi. no disappointment at SH.... enjoyed wholeheartedly!

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vipth79
Dallas
53 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience4

We had a Friday night reservation and were seated right away. It took a while for our waitress to come by and get drink orders but she was helpful with recommendations on drinks and food. We started with spicy edamame which were so good and very unique. They’re charred in a thick soy sauce and had a good level of heat. We had two sushi rolls and the tofu udon dish. All were very good but not mind-blowing. We saved room for dessert and tried the banana wontons. So delicious! Service was a bit slow but not terrible. Overall good food but not super memorable. They haves huge menu with choices for all types of diners.

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MaryV
Austin
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Good sushi, not exceptional, prices reasonable

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LaurenM
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience3

Good food! The drinks weren’t that great but they were busy so I’d give it another shot

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vipRachelG
Austin
8 reviews
Dined on February 8, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fabulous rolls!!!

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CarolineC
Austin
1 review
Dined on January 17, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great sushi for the casual atmosphere and price!

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HannahR
Austin
4 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2019
Overall3food5service3ambience3

Came for New Years Eve. We had reservations, we arrived 8 minutes late and they still hadn’t put our table together. We sat for 40 minutes before our food order was taken. Then waited at least another 40 minutes for the food to come out. Our waiter seemed to be waiting on way too many tables so I’m assuming they were just understaffed. Just a disappointing experience.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

NYE 2020 Dinner! Made reservations and glad we did, the wait for food immediately after we ordered shot up to an hour wait!!

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kris
St. Louis
5 reviews
Dined on December 29, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was excellent!

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OpenTable Diner
Houston
1 review
Dined on December 11, 2019
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Food - Amazing! Fresh & Flavorful!
Price - on point & reasonable.
Cocktails & Service - Superb!
Ambiance & Noise is my only complaint. We were 1st in for lunch & music was WAY TOO LOUD. Service girl was sweet to put us in far booth where there was no speaker overhead. If music doesn’t bug you you’re fine. If you want top quality sushi - this is the place! Beyond yummy! BUT WHY do restaurants play music at all is beyond me. If your paying top dollar for food you want a relaxing atmosphere-not loud hip hop like a burger joint. My only complaint is turn off the music & let your food do the work - it was outstanding- DONT cheapen the experience with loud music.

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on November 15, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Super good service and great quality sushi

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Austinmommy
Austin
1 review
Dined on November 2, 2019
Overall4food5service4ambience3

Too loud, music was way loud. Couple of our dishes didn’t arrive till everyone was basically done.

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vipLovgoodfood
San Francisco
5 reviews
Dined on September 29, 2019
Overall2food2service1ambience2

Super disappointing. While staff were very nice people, they seriously need training in how to serve paying customers. You can probably get better sushi at gas station... very subpar fish in all respects!!!! While prices might entice you, don’t be fooled. Find a place that values quality ingredients and customers

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OpenTable Diner
Dallas
6 reviews
Dined on July 9, 2019
Overall5food5service3ambience5

One of the best sushi restaurants in Austin! We were a little annoyed upon arriving that the hostess didn't have our reservation even though we had it on our open table app and got a confirmation email. So I don't know what was wrong with their system. But the food was wonderful. Will be back

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Mick
Austin
1 review
Dined on July 8, 2019
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Good food, nice place. Be sure to order any happy hour items well before the end of happy hour. Waiter could not order my happy hour drink because by the time she got to the register, it was one minute past.

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vipMelissaG
Austin
8 reviews
Dined on June 13, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Staff was great! Recommended sushi rolls and very attentive to our table.

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on June 11, 2019
Overall3food4service2ambience2

We arrived at 6:50 and were brought to the table by 6:53. The host said it would be last call for happy hour and it ends in 7 min. We ordered immediately knowing this. When the bill came, no happy hour pricing. Server told me it was 7:01 when she entered it and the computer automatically entered regular pricing. I had to argue with her that we ordered before 7. She had to get approval to give us happy hour pricing.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dallas
2 reviews
Dined on May 26, 2019
Overall2food4service1ambience4

Horrible service, rude waiter (male server with long gray hair)

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EATIT
Key West
18 reviews
Dined on May 24, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Standard sushi, but super fresh. No brown rice options, flakey waiter, moderate price.

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Wow what a place. Such great sushi for my Mother’s Day occasion. We even found a lucky ladybug on our table... the symbolism was surreal.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Austin
9 reviews
Dined on May 11, 2019
Overall2food1service1ambience1

Service was really bad. We walked in from the parking garage, making our way to the front of the Resto to be seated. Waiting a little the host sat us down and said the waitress would be right with is. It was a LONG wait for the waitress who arrived and was rushing to get drink orders. We were ready to order and did so. Food came, I ordered the Sashimi sampler and a roll. The roll was quite tasty, the sashimi was horrible. I mentioned to the waitress that the sashimi wasn’t very good. I think (?) she acknowledged me but I’m not sure. My son ordered another roll, took a while. After it arrived , he finished I had to waive down the waitress for the check. Double jeopardy as I see it. Poor see but really bad food and no concern at all, no thanks.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Dallas
1 review
Dined on April 26, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Friendly service, good food, great experience.

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Mquin365days
1 review
Dined on April 13, 2019
Overall3food3service5ambience3

I will not, once the host tells you that your order will be put behind to go orders and you have reservations to begin with I am not so sure I'm recommending that to anyone.

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OpenTable Diner
Houston
2 reviews
Dined on April 12, 2019
Overall3food2service5ambience3

The server knew what sushi rolls to get. We got those and others. The others were awful. The rolls were premade and tasted like they had been refrigerated and precut.
The 2 that the server suggested were good.

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FranciscoV
Austin
8 reviews
Dined on March 23, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

An unassuming Japanese restaurant, however, the food is very good, they accommodate vegetarians and food is very tasty. Highly recommend it for their prices.

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OpenTable Diner
Houston
3 reviews
Dined on March 23, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Droppedcdaughter in UT

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
6 reviews
Dined on March 13, 2019
Overall4food5service4ambience3

Food is always great

KS
vipKellyS
Austin
9 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience3

Food was great, very consistent! Great service. We sat in the back room. This is the second time we have hosted a large group back there... This room could be a really great private/semi private room, however right now it feels a bit like an employee break room. This won't keep us from coming back, just a suggestion.

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OpenTable Diner
Houston
1 review
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Ummm.... DELICIOUS

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vipNoahC
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on February 22, 2019
Overall1food2service1ambience2

Terrible.

No host. Stood there with another guest waiting for a while to be seated.

Ordered an old fashioned. It was just one block of ice with almost no actual drink. Sent that back. Then the waiter dropped his pen in our fried dumplings and picked it up without offering to replace it.

Sushi was eh at best.

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OpenTable Diner
Austin
1 review
Dined on February 16, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was great! Our waitress was a sweetheart and was very attentive. We ended up sitting at the sushi bar and the chefs behind the counter were awesome. I definitely recommend the Cosimo sushi roll, it was amazing with the perfect level of spice. We will definitely be coming by back. We loved it here.

KJ
KirstenJ
1 review
Dined on February 16, 2019
Overall1food1service1ambience2

Seated promptly, wasn't served food for two hours - service was