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Miya Japanese Restaurant

68 Howe St, New Haven, CT 06511-4622
+1 203-777-9760
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good19%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“miso soup” (13 reviews)
“sushi” (71 reviews)
“catfish” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
68 Howe St, New Haven, CT 06511-4622
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There is nothing redeeming about this restaurant other than the staff was friendly and welcoming. The food was uniformly tasteless and unappetizing. The one positive is that neither of us had any gastrointestinal complications as a result of what we ate. I had, aside from...More

Thank pbenj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So, going back about 12 years ago or so, this was my favorite sushi place. Walking in this July 2017 was a different story. First of all, the place looked so run down and not taken care of. I have never been to a restaurant...More

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I picked Miya for a special dinner. We have eaten there before, this time we went for the 16 course dinner experience for two. It included house sake cocktail pairings with creative rolls and other sushi. The greens were locally grown on their farm and...More

Thank Mtriverside
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Miya's is an unusual restaurant, not least because of chef Bun Lai's interest in sustainable seafood. Many of the dishes here feature by-catch (accidentally caught fish) and invasive species. So you can bring your curiosity here and your conscience too, and they might get fed...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Invasive species are ruining what we have here in New Haven County and the rest of America and we just can't collect them all and send them back from where they came.....so let's just eat them. It is a great concept, but it needs further...More

Thank differentname
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

As a vegetarian, I don't usually go to sushi restaurants. But Miya is different. There are lots of vegetarian options. And all the food we had was beautifully presented and absolutely delicious. One standout was Wild Plant Nigiri, which is in the Invasive Species section...More

Thank Bapaw
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We have been eating at Miya's more frequently over the last few months. The quality of the sushi really can't be overstated. The creativity behind the rolls is unmatched in my experience. This last visit was an excellent experience (as usual). Definitely the best sushi...More

Thank PJA09
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Two words: FRUIT FLIES!!!! This was our 3rd time here and we were really surprised at the disgusting fruit flies on the wall by our table, the lamp hanging over our table, and floating around our head. When I asked for a discount considering the...More

Thank peaceful17
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Bun Lai is a genius. This restaurant makes sustainability tasty. By consuming invasive species we can benefit different ecosystems around the world instead of hurting them. While the menu can be overwhelming it is a short story and one worth reading. We started with the...More

Thank NateWD
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Let me first say, I would not have eaten here if I had not bought a Groupon Discount for a "Chef's Taste menu" Meal. with that being said, I bought the Groupon advertised as "Dinner Pairing for 2, a 16 Course Sushi meal with sake...More

Thank Frank L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Howe St, New Haven, CT 06511-4622
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-777-9760
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