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Sushi Matsuri Japanese Restaurant

) #78 of 402 Restaurants in Gainesville $$ - $$$, Japanese, Sushi, Asian
3418 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32608-2409
+1 352-335-1875
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“miso soup” (4 reviews)
“sushi” (20 reviews)
“raw fish” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
3418 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32608-2409
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is VERY good, and they have a wonderful quiet atmosphere. It is often overlooked because of it's location, but easily puts out food that is on par with the more popular Dragonfly Sushi. The chef's here have an eye for presentation, and every...More

Thank Costin A
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Sushi Matsuri is the best sushi restaurant in Gainesville and it didn't disappoint on this visit. While some people may prefer Dragonfly with it's more modern decor and fancy presentations, my wife and I prefer Matsuri for a normal lunch or dinner of sushi. The...More

Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Good food. Need reservations on weekends. We got there at 5:30 p.m. on a Saturday evening and had to wait about 20-minutes. Service and staff was so-so.

Thank SoGa H
Reviewed 4 October 2016

By far my favorite sushi restaurant. Quite, cheap, delicious. Preferred date night for my girlfriend and me.

Thank shadow91110
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Make sure you get to another one of my favorite places for a quick lunch. They close at 2:00 after lunch they shut it down for awhile, Dinner is great too I have eaten there numerous times. The wait staff is fantastic in everyway so...More

Thank hospitalityand
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Everything you want in good sushi. Fresh, tasty, good presentation, nice portions, friendly chefs and servers. Good beer and sake. I will be back.

Thank bill s
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Brought daughter to UF and the rest of the family was in the mood for sushi. Found this restaurant in shopping center and decided to try. Sushi was very fresh, all enjoyed. Dumplings, delicious. Good experience, I would return on my next trip to Gainesville.

Thank dedeau
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Short of being in Tokyo Matsuri probably has the most authentic Sushi anywhere in Gainesville Fl. The other day I had the best sashimi I think I ever had and their sushi in general is just a step above everyone else. Now if they would...More

Thank gringomarc
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Nice hole-in-the-wall sushi restaurant that's never too busy. They have really great fresh sushi options and the staff are always friendly. 2 for 1 beers! The only con I would note is their seating to the right of the restaurant is a little cramped and...More

Thank 93sharis
Reviewed 27 October 2015

This is my favorite sushi place in Gainesville. I usually get take out because I prefer to go home and have my own Sake or sparkling wine with my sushi without worrying about driving (cabbing it in my home town is not an easy option...More

Thank Pedro M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3418 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32608-2409
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-335-1875