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Sushi Bar Zipang

#69 of 2,912 Restaurants in Calgary
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Northeast Calgary
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1010 1 Avenue NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 7W7, Canada
+1 403-262-1888
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I went for a dinner with friends/business. Food was good, staff were efficient and unobtrusive. The restaurant was well lit and neat. It's a small cozy place. Standard sushi fare and more. Try it, you'll like it.

Thank seenndoneit
Calgary, Canada
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

I wen't here with my wife for a special occasion and left very satisfied. The sushi was very tasty and fresh, the service was extremely good and the prices were reasonable. My wife loved her Seasoned Deep Fried Squid but I found my prawn tempura rather tasteless, texture was really good but the flavour wasn't there. All in all I... More 

Thank victorero
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Good sushi, decent service but nothing spectacular. I would say a good place to eat but you won't be wowed.

Thank Grant S
Mississauga, Canada
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I'm from Toronto and we have pretty good sushi bar, hence I rate this place with 3stars. This place is mediocre the least and very pricey for what you get. We ordered the black cod entree, spicy tuna, rainbow roll, california and large tempura. The black cod was supposed to be an entree as per the menu yet when we... More 

1 Thank Toni888_10
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

It is very difficult to find a nice sushi place in Calgary. Most of sushi places are both overpriced and not to Vancouver standards. But here at least the quality is about the same as sushi places in Vancouver. At least you won't be disappointed.

Thank Ki K
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I like trying out new sushi places around town (lunch and dinner). I thought this place was going to be crowded over lunch but there was enough space, we arrived at 12:19PM. The lunch special (teriyaki chicken and sushi) was great. The chicken came in large pieces and the sushi was very fresh. The service was attentive and fast. I... More 

1 Thank yyc-guy1
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84 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This is a fabulous spot with the freshest of fresh sushi, sashimi, rolls, and grilled fish. The cooked spinach with black sesame paste was delicious as an appetizer. The menu selection was large and varied. Don't miss this one!

Thank bwdw
Calgary, Canada
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Went there few weeks ago with friends and I think this place is meh/decent. Not too expensive and the quality of the sushi was ok. The service was poor and I had to keep going up to the waitresses behind the bar and tell them to bring things. it is clean and it's probably nice to try once but I... More 

Thank Retusa
Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Best sushi in the city, the sashimi is out of this world you can taste the quality. Make a reservation as it's hard to get a table any night of the week! The deep fried special rolls are a must try.

Thank Josh_Evns
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

The food and service is quite good - the ingredients are fresh and you can tell everything is made carefully. It's a little pricey for sushi - but worth it. The restaurant is quite small, though and gets really busy during peak hours. We made a reservation and were seated right away.

Thank Mary D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1010 1 Avenue NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 7W7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Northeast Calgary
  • Neighbourhood: Northeast Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-262-1888
Great little sushi restaurant for quality fish that is well prepared. Serves a variety of delicious sushi as well as other traditional Japanese dishes.

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