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Izumi's

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2150 N Prospect Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1162
+1 414-271-5278
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11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Grafton, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

My family has been going to Izumi's for decades now and we can't ever get enough! We all have been to sushi restaurants throughout the world and this is one of the best - and most authentic! The owner, Fujiko, runs a tight ship with the utmost focus on quality sushi, keeping her menu to traditional Japanese style - no... More 

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Grafton, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Izumi's for well over 15 years or so and have had a wonderful sushi and service experience each time! It is our favorite restaurant in Milwaukee and throughout the world so far! My husband and I travel a ton and make it a priority to eat sushi as much as possible wherever we go, Izumi's... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We love this restaurant, especially its weekday buffet. All you can eat buffet with premium sushi offerings, and cooked foods too. The waitstaff is fantastic, and the Sushi chefs, and even the kitchen chef. They use real crab, no imitation junk served here. They serve the best tea in town, and its an endless serving at no extra charge. They... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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427 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is probably the oldest sushi restaurant in Milwaukee. It has been here before all the others. The sushi is fresh. They have a large sushi variety. The type of sushi is more traditional than a new restaurant that has crazy rolls. It is a bit pricey even from what I have had in other larger cities in the country.

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Thank Alex Y
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

I have gotten sick the last two times after dining here. The men's restroom odor is horrific and the food had a problem. Within an hour I was sick and spent the rest of my evening in my bathroom at home. Clean this place up.

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Thank Promhd
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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2 reviews
Reviewed 28 August 2015

My husband and I went to Izumi's before a movie at the Oriental theater. We allowed a full hour for dinner. Too bad that wasn't enough and we had to wolf down our sushi in less than 10 minutes in order to make our movie! What a shame to have to eat such delicious fish in speed-eating style. They appeared... More 

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FoodWineLady
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Of all the sushi places in downtown Milwaukee, this one rates way above the rest. I've eaten here many times and have never had anything less than excellent. The sashimi is very fresh and the portions are large. The rolls are well prepared and the chef doesn't use fillers like panko crumbs. The crab is real crab, not the imitation... More 

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149 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

Coming from California where the sushi is often better than that in Japan, we did not expect much from seafood delivered to the land of the bass, pike, and muskie. We were very pleasantly surprised by the food quality at Izumi's. Rumored to be the only Japanese owned sushi place in Milwaukee, the fish was fresh and generally flavorful. The... More 

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Thank kiddydoc1
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 March 2015

We came here for Valentine's Day date night for the first time. Our food was great. The sushi is definitely comparable to other places we've been but the sake selection was better tha most. They also had sake sampler which was cool. We plan on coming back with a larger group.

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Thank Holly_ann1220
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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115 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2015

Being Asian myself, I've eaten a lot of Asian food across the US and in Asia. Izumi's has good Japanese food for the mid west. A great bonus for the area they are in is that they actually have a parking lot. There are a lot of restaurants in Milwaukee in the same neighborhood and it's mostly street parking so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2150 N Prospect Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1162
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-271-5278
Description
Thank you to our wonderful customers for making us Milwaukee's longest- standing Japanese restaurant! Thanks to you, we have won over a dozen voter- based awards and have been proudly serving Milwaukee's East Side for 20 years! We thrive on serving fresh, healthy and authentic Japanese cuisine for the first-time adventurer to the advanced connoisseur. Come join us for a quick, afford-able lunch, a romantic dinner or book the private tatami room for your next dinner gathering!

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