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Opa Sushi

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34 Cow Bay Rd, Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1A5, Canada
+1 250-627-4560
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Milton, Canada
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76 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved the sushi - fresh, delicious and would definitely come back again. It was my first time trying tuna sashimi as well and not the last

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Victoria, Canada
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210 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Opa Sushi was definitely something of a surprise. It is located in the heart of the tourist district of Prince Rupert (i.e.: Cow Bay), above some tourist shops in an old net loft. As such, you could almost say that Opa Sushi is part of "living history" in a vague sense -- the re-purposed net left gives this restaurant a... More 

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opasushi, Owner at Opa Sushi, responded to this review

Wow - thank you. that was such a great review. Appreciate the nod to our sushi. cheers More 

Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

What a find! In this very small town, tucked above a few tourist shops sits this absolute gem. Its like a retreat! So lovely and tranquil, the service was extremely friendly and the sushi was second to none. A hugely pleasant surprise. I went back for more on another occasion and if i had not have left the following day... More 

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Prince Rupert, Canada
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

I have been totally ruined by Opa, it is without a doubt the best Japanese restaurant on the west coast. If you like sashimi go for the large mixed platter which is a great taster ad has all sorts of treats including razor clams, scallops, sockeye salmon and tuna.

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Thank MellissaCase4680
Prince Rupert, Canada
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

The fish melts in your mouth. The green tea ice cream is SOOOOO GOOOOOD. The service is awesome! Honestly, I've had such a bunch of times in Vancouver and the sushi here is incomparably better. I really love this place and we're blessed to have a place like this here.

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Thank jewjewfruit
Makawao, Hawaii
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

All very fresh. Beautifully prepared. Great service. We had the large sashimi selection on a plank. We're from Hawaii where sushi is the best.

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Thank LynnRasmussen
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent food!!!! Worth the climb up the stairs, will definitely go there again on our next visit. Staff friendly, service was quick, polite staff.

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Oosterhout, The Netherlands
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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Busy little restaurant in a lovely building. Inside is small and looks quite 'raw or basic'. Food very good though! Tasty speciality rolls and friendly service.

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Thank pien83
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

This place has such great ambiance, great food and superb staff. We love going to Opa as the food and service is always consistent.

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Thank Michelle B
opasushi, Owner at Opa Sushi, responded to this review

Thank you for a great review. Much appreciated More 

Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I went to Opa sushi during my last trip through Prince Rupert. The prices were a little steep, but this is coming from someone who is used to the cheaper prices in Vancouver. The restaurant is very nice, it's on the second floor, so the window seats are at a premium. Luckily, we got to the restaurant fairly early for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$74
Cuisine
Seafood, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Cow Bay Rd, Prince Rupert, British Columbia V8J 1A5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Prince Rupert
  • Phone Number: +1 250-627-4560
Description
Opa Sushi is located in the heart of Cow Bay, located in one of the last remaining fishing net-lofts on the westcoast. We feature traditional Japanese sushi influenced by Northwest coast flavours. We are passionate about sourcing fresh, wild and local seafood and pair our fare with BC wines, craft beers and Japanese sakes. Open daily.

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