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Higuma Japanese Restaurant

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540 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA 94063-1212
+1 650-369-3240
11:30 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri 11:30 - 21:30
Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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101 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Driving southbound on El Camino in Redwood City just past Whipple Avenue, keep your eyes peeled for this little hole in the wall. If you blink, you'll easily pass by it (total seating capacity is under 30 - it's that small!). Went there for lunch with co-workers and were treated to very good servings of sushi and tempura. There is... More 

Thank frtw
Redwood City, California
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

My husband and I moved to Redwood City 2 years ago. As long time sushi fanatics, we were anxious to find our go to sushi place. A friend referred us to the "best sushi place". Not naming names, but we were very disappointed. We stumbled onto Higuma and were so impressed with the fresh fish, high quality menu and the... More 

Thank DrKMessina
Redwood City, California
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184 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2015

This is my 2nd favorite Japanese restaurant in Redwood City. The owner is nice and always greets with a friendly smile behind the sushi counter. The fish is always fresh. Serving size of the fish though may be slightly below average. They have a good selection of fish on the chalkboard which is the fish they have fresh that's off... More 

Thank Timothy Y
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015

I always enjoy our visit to Higuma. Food is very tasty and fresh. Their sushi is very good why her you order Americanized sushi or the authentic sushi. There are wide selection to choose from and we never got bored of their menu after many years of visiting. Our children enjoy their soba noodles. As they are popular it is... More 

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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2014

I've lived on the otherside of this place for 16 years and just went there for the first time 2 years ago. WOW I have been missing out. I bring my girlfriend here off and on or we order take out on movie nights. Our favorite is the bento box which comes out to about $27 for two. They did... More 

Thank Greed0992
Bend, Oregon
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98 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2012

very tiny place... sushi not bad... good prices on 'meals'

Thank Elan B
Redwood City, California
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205 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2011

We went on a Friday night around 6:30pm. The place is small inside and to it's very cramped. There's one restroom for men and women and the door to the restroom is right next to people dining. YUK ! We told the waitress that we wanted all of our food served at the same time because of what we ordered.... More 

Thank CaliforniaLosthiker
Redwood City, California
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2008

best place for sushi

Thank Shannon Z

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA 94063-1212
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redwood City
  • Phone Number: +1 650-369-3240

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