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Ume Sushi

Rua Souza Lima 121 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22081-010, Brazil
+55 21 2287-3970
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
20 Aug 2017
“Nice sushi place and lovely little store”
4 weeks ago
“Best sushi in Rio”
Open Now
All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
Rua Souza Lima 121 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22081-010, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good sushi restaurant! We enjoyed it very much!! Ordered even a second boat. The service was quick and very nice!

Thank Lotte D
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is a sushi restaurant adjacent to a mini-market with Japanese items. Staff was very friendly and attentive. Since you enter through the store, the restaurant is sort of "hidden", which I liked. The caipirinhas had decent prices and were very good. I'd definitely go...More

Thank JohnFromBrazil
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Ok, so it did take me a few minutes to get over my reluctance to have cream cheese in my sushi (which is apparently standard in Brazil, and it certainly is in almost every roll in this place). But otherwise - sushi here was just...More

Thank ogol17
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Ume Sushi was a diamond find for us as we were really struggling to find really good fresh and tasty food near to our hotel (Sofitel Rio). It is so good we ate here 3 out of our 12 nights and could quite easily have...More

Thank sueskyj
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

The food is fresh and it is always made at the time you ask . We ordered "all we can eat" and we can order as much as we can eat, but we can't "waste" any food (that's is a good point thing ).

Thank ElisaSPG
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Ran across this place while walking back to my hotel. About a block off the beach. Fist night I had sushi that was spectacular. They also know how to pur saki with the overflow for good luck. I went back the second night it was...More

Thank Jonathon G
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We decided to go to Ume after using trip advisor. The restaurant offers a la cart dinner or all you can eat. We didn't know about the all you can eat till after we ordered. When we saw people with all you can eat menu...More

Thank kikiturner
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I've been there with the family for dinner and had the rodizio, overall the sushi was good and there was a good selection of dishes. No complains about the service either, which was attentive and ready. So overall the restaurant was not bad but it...More

Thank Giuseppe P
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Despite the bad reviews we had a great experience, really nice ambiance, good customer service, comfortable seating and great sushi!!! With all these qualities we can only say this is a great restaurant. Sushi was fresh and tasted delicious!!! We can wait to come back!!!...More

1  Thank Francisco A
Reviewed 24 February 2016

If you are staying in Copacabana with a craving for some sushi do yourself a favor and spring for a taxi to Sushi Leblon. It will be well worth your effort. In any case, don't waste your time or money at Ume. The sushi is...More

Thank awolhughes
Ume_Sushi, Proprietário at Ume Sushi, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2016

We are very sorry to hear this. The quality of our food is our main concern. We receive fresh fish every day and our staff is always practicing new skills to serve the best dishes to our customers. Most of the time, our customers leave...More

The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood
is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and
traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of
everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs,
chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
price points and tastes. However, the most powerful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Souza Lima 121 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22081-010, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Copacabana
  • Neighbourhood: Copacabana
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2287-3970
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