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Samurai Sushi

2209 Elliston Pl Ste A, Nashville, TN 37203-5205
+1 615-320-5438
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sushi” (40 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
2209 Elliston Pl Ste A, Nashville, TN 37203-5205
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I always loved this place when I lived in Nashville (02-06), and I'm pleased to say that it's no less spectacular so many years later Sushi in the heart of inland TN? Absolutely! The fruit rolls (i.e. mango, strawberry, kiwi, etc mixed together with fresh...More

Thank Lumistus
Reviewed 14 December 2016

My husband and I visited this place while on our anniversary trip to Nashville. The restaurant is small, with kind of a warm and shabby/well worn vibe. We were seated in a weird step up spot located directly in front of the restrooms. We ordered...More

Thank Reagen B
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Great service, good fish. Only downside is that they don't offer many combos/specials. The interior is a little dark/old but still very clean.

Thank Nicholas C
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have now visited this place twice now. I meant to write a review last time and forgot. Not this time. We even wrote down what we loved so we can come back again a third time. We ordered the following and...More

1  Thank likens2travel
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Been here multiple times and it never disappoints. It's no wonder samurai has been voted the best by locals for several years in a row. Authentic sushi made by real sushi chefs. It's fantastic. It's not much on atmosphere but with sushi that good who...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

I appreciated the diversity in the role selection, and they had some good choices without getting too fancy. I now live out of the country so this was my first time having American sushi again, because it's not the same outside the United States. I...More

Thank Meghan S
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I have been here twice and it is my favorite "hole in the wall" sushi place to visit each time I am in Nashville now. The "Dr. Larry" roll is a personal favorite. The place doesn't look like much but the service is quick and...More

Thank Darrin J
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We had the Doc Dave roll, nimza and crazy monkey roll. All delicious. The fish is very fresh and tasty. The place fills up quickly. Worth any wait.

Thank BarryNaples_Fl
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Plan on standing in line and when you get a seat you are squeezed in as tight as they can seat you. People are standing around you and behind you waiting on next available seat. The sushi is good but I didn't care for the...More

Thank 746cathy
Reviewed 10 June 2016

This place is in walking distance from Vanderbilt University and our hotel at the Courtyard. It seemed to cater to the local college crowd. there is also another sushi place right across the street from this one, i think they used to work there and...More

Thank TrailD
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2209 Elliston Pl Ste A, Nashville, TN 37203-5205
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-320-5438
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