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Uchiko

4200 N Lamar Blvd Ste 140, Austin, TX 78756-3439
+1 512-916-4808
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brussel sprouts” (106 reviews)
“sushi” (196 reviews)
“fried milk” (34 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
4200 N Lamar Blvd Ste 140, Austin, TX 78756-3439
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1 - 10 of 629 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went primarily for the food, not the atmosphere. Brussel sprouts and Hot Rock Flank were good. Sashimi and Sushi were more “designer food” than real Japanese. Many items on the menu seem overpriced. The fact that Uchi and Uchiko are the top two rated...More

Thank Elmar J
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

I would have never thought that I would have such a phenomenal sushi dining experience. The restaurant is not located near other restaurants so I was pretty skeptical. Once I walked in I was impressed by the vibe and decor. I came here purely off...More

Thank Katherine P
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We had an outstanding experience at Uchiko. We sampled a variety of different menu items and every single item was fantastic. Perhaps the only thing better than the food was our server Lindsey. Lindsey was outstanding and provided spot on recommendations for everything including excellent...More

Thank SATravelers
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Never tasted so good. My hubby & I went for a work holiday party. It was in the cozy private room with little space but you & your many small plates of tasty treats being whisked in & out. For vegetarians, there were large individual...More

Thank vegetarian-girl
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We celebrated a birthday in style. From the reservation follow up, valet, ambiance, service and food, this is a special place to dine. We enjoyed the details from the chopstick presentation to the varied menu sure to please anyone. The Hama chili featuring succulent pieces...More

Thank Hystericalhappiness
Reviewed 21 November 2017

I was in Austin last week for business and brought along my fiance' because it was his birthday. I wanted a really special place for dinner and gave him a choice of three from a list of best restaurants in the city. He chose this...More

Thank KingTheWanderlust
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Sounds like hyperbole...I can assure you it’s not. We sat at the sushi bar and Matt meticulously hand-crafted each mouth-watering bite we took. Hama Chili made a tear come to my eye. The flavor profiles were so spot on. Everything was so well composed. I’ve...More

Thank mrpond2u
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Although we had booked our reservation the requisite 30 days in advance to assure a table for our party of 6, we ended up waiting about 30 minutes past our reservation time. However, the staff did a great job of making sure we were comfortable...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 13 October 2017

For quite a number of years, my wife and I have made an annual pilgrimage to Uchiko. Since our last visit, Uchiko has altered its reservation policies and no longer accepts reservations for parties of fewer than four people. My wife and I, despite busy...More

1  Thank fingerguru
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Beautiful place, and staff was wonderful and welcoming; but I feel TERRIBLE after eating here. I didn't have any alcohol, so not a hangover. Headache, nausea, and a weird metallic feeling. I ate sushi and the brussels sprouts, which were fried and in a sugary...More

Thank EnviroGirl
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Emily S
21 May 2016|
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Response from Jeremy E | Reviewed this property |
5-6:30 is happy hour. I'd definitely check it out. Their happy hour specials are great!
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ALMA101179
8 March 2016|
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Response from Margherita P | Reviewed this property |
It's one of those places that you just don't think of the price. It's all worth the cost. Go during happy hour.
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sbharvey
1 November 2015|
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Response from Drew S | Property representative |
sbharvey, We will be closed on Thanksgiving to be with our families. Let us know if we can help with a reservation the day before or after. Kind Regards! Drew
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4200 N Lamar Blvd Ste 140, Austin, TX 78756-3439
    (43rd)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-916-4808
Description
We are proud to announce... Chef Tyson Cole, winner of the 2011 James Beard Foundation Award for Best Chef Southwest--Thank you Uchi and Uchiko family and friends for your support! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Uchiko, translated as "child of Uchi" from Japanese, is the next restaurant venture for renowned executive chef and sushi master Tyson Cole. Located in central Austin, this second location of Cole's highly-praised Uchi presents the same excellence and energetic atmosphere of the original with some noteworthy additions. Uchiko features a new menu with Uchi's same style of innovative and fresh cuisine, a main dining room that accepts reservations throughout the evening and an eat-in bar/café area.
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