Sushi Bar, Japanese

2100 Ward St, Berkeley
(510) 549-3486


Take-Out/Delivery Options


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This is my go-to good sushi place in East Bay. Heck, it might be my go-to good sushi place in the entire Bay Area. Relative to quality of the fish, the place is well priced, with traditional Japanese ambiance and a great raw and cooked menu. (No reservations, but you can get in line online on Yelp)

This place was a suggestion from my daughter who got the recommendation from a Yelp Elite who frequents this establishment. What could go wrong? Actually, everything went right. We went early for lunch as we understood that the wait could be long. We were greeted warmly by who I believe is the owner, a well dressed and charming lady who offered us a choice of open tables. My daughter ordered the tempura udon. My wife ordered shrimp tempura and I beef teriyaki. As an full review
I'm miffed I haven't eaten here before. How could I have missed paragon for so many years? Thanks to another great recommendation from David N., I and my family now have a new haunt! I've gotta say, this is the best grub the East Bay has to offer. Upon entry, a lovely woman (she seemed to be the owner) greeted us and took us to our table. Hot tea was delivered to the table promptly and without request, a nice touch on a chilly December morning. Our orders came full review

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Monday 11:30AM - 9:30PM
Tuesday 11:30AM - 9:30PM
Wednesday 11:30AM - 9:30PM
Thursday 11:30AM - 9:30PM
Friday 11:30AM - 9:30PM
Saturday 5:30 - 9:30PM
Sunday 5 - 9PM

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