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joy sushi

30 S B St, San Mateo, CA 94401-3938
+1 650-340-8974
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
11 Jun 2017
2 Jan 2017
“Food was ok”
Closed Now
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
30 S B St, San Mateo, CA 94401-3938
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Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Recently had dinner here with the family. We normally enjoy eating here but this time around it was very busy and staff was running around a lot to stay on top of service. The drawback was lack of service by removing dishes or constantly flagging...More

Thank wireless_in_CA
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We ordered the bento for the value and we were satisfied with what we got. The sushi was fresh, we ordered salmon, yellow fin tuna and tuna. We felt the serving was small for the price but I guess Japanese food is always expensive. Service...More

Thank TAGT2010
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

This used to be our go to sushi place. We went or ordered from them for 10 years, we have paid this restaurant thousands of dollars. A few years ago, they significantly cheapened their sashimi platters while increasing the price. We put up with the...More

2  Thank HillsCA
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Very good sushi with different options. I tried the baked lobster sushi, the flavor is very good but you loose the perspective of eating sushi.

Thank Eugenio A
Reviewed 21 March 2016

My colleagues and I, we're in town looking for a descent spot to get a bite. We popped in the Joy of Sushi and my word we were not disappointed. Their rolls were numerous and adventurous, which left the mouth salivating after every single piece....More

Thank Jonathan O
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Went on a Saturday night and there was a line out the door. After eating there I understand why. Their bento box includes soup, salad, rice, tempura plus two entrees of your choice. The food was great with quality ingredients. Plus as busy as our...More

Thank dlh22
Reviewed 1 September 2015

While in San Mateo for a concert, we asked a friend if he would recommend a good sushi restaurant ... Joy Sushi was his recommendation, and we're glad it was. It's nothing fancy, but obviously, it's a local favorite. Attentative wait staff, order was brought...More

Thank cabearcat
Reviewed 28 August 2015

The staff at joy are very helpful and althrogh they very much packed at they reasturant they will always be helpful. So in the end I would recomend take out because they are so swamped

Thank Milo L
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

Bento box, spider roll, tekka maki, scallop roll and vegetable sukiyaki. All come with miso soup, salad and edamame. Great service. Food was good, but not terrific. Ups and downs with this restaurant for us, but it is always packed and food is never bad....More

Thank travelagentreplies
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We arrived at Joy Sushi late in the evening about 30 minutes prior to closing. We were greeted quickly and seated at a nice table upstairs. Service began quickly with drinks and followed by order taking. We opted for the Lava Roll as an appetizer....More

Thank TheDenni
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 S B St, San Mateo, CA 94401-3938
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-340-8974
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