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Shokitini

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251 W Clayton St Ste 117, Athens, GA 30601-4553
+1 706-353-7933
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17:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 00:00
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Columbus, Ohio
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80 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had three different rolls and all three were wonderful. I would go for the food and expect poor service.

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Thank Katie M
Atlanta, Georgia
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263 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant was referred to me and we were not disappointed!We arrived shortly after they opened and it was already half full. We ordered tons of sushi, and 1 shrimp hibachi plate. We were all very happy with the meal and service. At one point we noticed there was a wait to be seated....on a Sunday night.

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Thank sjccheer
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for a quick meal. Delicious sushi and fairly priced along with attentive service. Our waters were refilled quickly and we were checked on often. I definitely plan on going back to try some other rolls!

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Thank Val U
Athens, Georgia
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the best places for sushi in Athens with a unique atmosphere. It tends to be crowded on the weekends, so plan accordingly. Lots of sushi choices as well as other entrees. I've never been disappointed here!

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Thank SLDavis
Athens, Georgia
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

I loved my shrimp tempora rolls but when I asked for a tiny bit of jalepeno pieces i was charged 4 dollars for a few slivers. I haven't been to karaoke but I have friends who love to go there because they do private rooms so it is just you and your friends.

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Thank kristenbyron87
Mableton, Georgia, United States
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225 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

If you enjoy sushi, then this is the place for you. They have a huge menu for sushi lovers. Everything our group tried was delicious. If you don't like sushi, never fear because they have wonderful hibachi style food as well. I had the grilled shims dinner and thoroughly enjoyed it. Great staff too.

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Thank 518ATLCouple
Little Rock, Arkansas
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202 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

I had a great experience recently at Shokitini. I took my daughter and her beau. Loved the miso soup and the sushi was great. Always worried this far inland, but very fresh and delicious. Atmosphere is lively and crowded, but only had to wait 15 minutes on a weekend night. Would definitely try it again.

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Thank Cardine09
Colbert
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Decent sushi, service ok- I hate seeing servers on their phone during dinner service- unprofessional. The MOD was rude and salty, her personality and lack of guest service left something to be desired. Manager and servers need to go somewhere other than out front to smoke cigarettes; also they need to wash their hands after said cigarettes-food safety issue.

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Hudson, New York
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48 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Very good sushi. Very good server. Nice cocktails. Naturally the place had many students and parents, and was upbeat. The actual atmosphere though, due to wear and tear (maybe too many big parties and too little care by the owners) is a little sad when you really look at it. Specifically the area toward the back of the place on... More 

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Thank savvytravelerguy
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Rented a karaoke room for about 8 people. Took forever to get drinks, mine and my husbands food was cold, they gave me the wrong rice and I have to ask 3 times to get the kind I ordered. At least that was hot when I got it. For the money we spent I was pretty disappointed in the food.

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Thank Jennifer B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 02:00
Saturday
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 W Clayton St Ste 117, Athens, GA 30601-4553
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-353-7933

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?