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Joss Cafe & Sushi Bar

195 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2006
+1 410-263-4688
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“sashimi” (24 reviews)
“spring rolls” (13 reviews)
“hand rolls” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
195 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2006
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Joss has been around as long as I can remember. I think it has enlarged 2-3 times. It used to be a hole in the wall that was always packed, thankfully they have grown to accommodate their bustling business. They do a good amount of...More

Thank LRIebman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I typically love this place but, this last visit was not good. We waited 30 minutes when quoted 15 minutes, then we were seated at a very unappealing window bar where pedestrians stared at us eating. Unfortunately, there were NO sweet potato tempura rolls which...More

Thank AnnieMF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We LOVE sushi and always seem to find great sushi bars wherever we go and Joss makes our list. We went early on a Wednesday, 6:15 and the place was filling up quickly. The menu is extensive. We ordered two specials, some sashimi and had...More

Thank Sunvsclouds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve always had a great experience at Joss, but this last visit I️ decided to try the shrimp wonton soup. It was AMAZING and one of the best I’ve had yet... I’ve been an intermittent patron since 2006 (as I live out of state and...More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 5 October 2017

The sushi selection is vast. The place is clean and inviting. Japanese fusion and sushi are my favorite and therefore Joss is my favorite downtown dinner location.

Thank michaeleU6171TQ
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Well, this is the first time trip advisor has ever steered me wrong. Voted the #1 sushi restaurant in Annapolis who touts gluten free options, we thought we couldn't go wrong. Boy were we disappointed. First off, no gluten free soy so you can't enjoy...More

1  Thank JustDuckie23
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch during a lunch recess at the District Court and enjoyed our Salmon (4 pieces), Tuna Sashimi (4 pieces), Ebi (4 pieces), Real Crab Cali Roll. All very delicious and good size sashimi slices. All very good but a little on...More

Thank PHLee7ca
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We strolled main street and decided on sushi. So glad we did. Wonderful meal. We tried a mix of rolls and our favorite was the rockfish roll. Everything was super fresh. Wyatt was a good server. We would definitely reccomend.

Thank TTMaj
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

I am sorry to read some negative reviews about the servers and management. I never had a bad experience and i have been eating here for years. Today, three of us celebrated a friend's birthday with lunch outside on their little patio. We were there...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 17 August 2017

On a recent trip to Annapolis, my girlfriend and I had the pleasure of eating at Joss, and our dining experience there was quite good. The staff was very friendly and handled getting us seated right away on a busy July 4 weekend. All around,...More

Thank chrisooo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2006
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-263-4688
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