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Fat Salmon Sushi

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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719 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3208
+1 215-928-8881
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Closed now
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Sun 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had the most amazing experience at Fat Salmon Sushi!!!! While staying in Philadelphia on December 30th, we felt the need to eat some sushi. Our first choice was another sush restaurant on Walnut Street - that place was a disaster and we walked out. As we made our way down Walnut Street, we asked two young medical residents what... More 

Thank cherylacbauerle
Montgomery, Alabama
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Everything was great. I especially enjoyed the fried tofu. Plus, the California roll was excellent too. It's only a couple of blocks from Constitution Square. Awesome customer service!

Thank wdanjr
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210 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Friendly staff in this tiny, dark sushi joint off Washington Square. After reading great TA and yelp reviews, my husband and I thought our entrees were just above average. The rice was off and none of the fish really popped, although it was all fresh. what we ate: agedashi tofu nigiri salmon, tuna, fluke, shrimp, and yellowtail spicy tuna roll... More 

Thank Jenna P
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

This is my go-to sushi place! I stop in here for lunch sometimes when I'm alone or with another person; their lunch specials are a great bargain. Dinner is also good. The sushi never fails to be fresh and delicious. There are a lot of great creative specialty rolls on the menu. My fiancé, who is not a big sushi... More 

Thank Sheryl S
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I love this place been coming here for year even when it was on locust st. ❤️🍣 If you love sushi you will love Fat salmon I know I do.

Thank Yexsy A
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here several times, and was excited to take my wife here on Friday night. To be fair we didn't have a reservation, but what happened was absolutely ridiculous. We walked in around 7:30 p.m., the hostess said they were booked but we could wait for an open table or bar space. As I walk back to use the... More 

Thank Mike K
Litchfield, Connecticut
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Had a nice dinner in this modern sushi restaurant. It was fresh, well plated and interesting. Service was good but not excellent. Definitely worth trying.

Thank Andy S
Mtn. West
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

The rolls were unique and delicious. The fish was fresh and tasty. The ambiance is second to none. I stopped in on a whim while traveling on business and enjoyed the food so much, I've been back twice since my first visit.

Thank HoldenGreen
Douglassville, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Great sushi and experience all around. Can't go wrong. If you aren't from the area, there is a parking garage down the road a few hundred feet for $10. Plenty to see around the restaurant. Reasonably priced and portioned. Will be back.

Thank Jpmccourrry
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Ok, I've had a lot of sushi in my day, but this has to be my favorite spot to get it! My friend went here a few times and I was always so envious of her food that she decided to take me here to try for myself. Oh mylanta! I loved it! So fresh! So tasty! It was freakin'... More 

Thank Denise G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 719 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3208
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-928-8881

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?