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Aji Ichi Japanese Restaurant

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695 San Mateo Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066-3611
+1 650-952-2898
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
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17:00 - 21:30
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Seattle, Washington
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101 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

First of all, parking can be challenging for this location. The restaurant parking lot has maybe space for 5 or 6 cars at best in the rear. There was 6 of us and the entrees were brought out awkwardly at different times so the first two got their food like a good 10-15 minutes before the last of our party... More 

Thank ISwimalot
San franc
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2016

i work and live in san bruno... been here many time over the years... family own and food is great. ... always fresh and tasty. not too expensive

Thank David L
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

After almost 20 years of eating at Aji Ichi with Jae and Francis I never thought I would go back… However there is a new look and new food and I highly recommend giving them a try. Sushi chef is excellent and the owner. Staff is excellent… It is hard to let go of old things… This change is great!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
San Francisco
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

This place closed a few months ago. It is suppose to reopen but not sure when. They have new owners, so you need to call to see if it has reopened. Not sure if they will keep the name.

Thank Codydog1571
London, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2015

We read the good reviews and walked over from our hotel for our last night's meal. They had retired and it was closed! Sigh. But, luckily, there was Ninja Sushi and Tofu next door. It was reasonable, had good service and good food (my wife is Japanese).

Thank ldog2015
Park City
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2014

We found this neighborhood gem about 3 blocks from our hotel. Prices are modest, selections are varied. Service was fast and professional. We four adults had chicken curry, beef teriyaki and two tempura. Everyone raved about their fresh delicious food. Will return if we are in San Bruno again

1 Thank Peter M
Helsinki, Finland
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2014

We were searching for a restaurant close to the SF airport / nearby area, and spotted Aji Ichi based on Tripadvisor & Yelp reviews. Were glad to do so, as the place isn't the one that you would just accidentally run into (as a tourist). Four of us ordered chicken & beef teriyaki, tempura and sushi, which all tasted excellent.... More 

Thank Heini V
Hue, Vietnam
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 July 2014

I was raised on Jae and Francis's friendship and food and even though I no longer live in the Bay Area, every time I return there I make the pilgrimage to see them and get my usual teriyaki and tempura comibination meal. Over 20 years it remains consistently tasty augmented by the sushi bar and other dishes. I always send... More 

Thank jackie c
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2014 via mobile

I've been going here off and on for years and the food has always been good, consistent, and very reasonably priced. Dinner combos are my favorite. Great for take home.

Thank Stevejn5
Herndon, Virginia
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193 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2013

Went with 3 others and could not have been more pleased. Ordered the beef teriyaki and the steak was tender and the sauce was very tasty. It came with some kind of soup (?) and it was delicious. Service was great and the place was clean. Everyone was friendly. All in our group had an excellent meal and the prices... More 

Thank findwine

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 695 San Mateo Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066-3611
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Bruno
  • Phone Number: +1 650-952-2898

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?