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Sushi Shige Japanese Restaurant

££ - £££
Downtown Halifax
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1532 Granville St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1W8, Canada
+1 902-422-0740
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 17:30 - 21:30
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a fantastic Japanese restaurant. As I understand it, the owner and his wife are Japanese and that is reflected in how good the food is. The ingredients he uses are incredibly fresh and locally sourced. Whenever I visit Halifax I make a point of visiting this restaurant. I have been to endless Japanese restaurants including ones in Japan... More 

Thank Tattlertoni
Forth Smith
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Very good sushi! Very experienced chef, fast and so good. Highly recommend. Smaller establishment but good food from sushi to teriyaki salmon.

Thank Darrell L
Winnipeg, Canada
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in here based on the reviews and the fact that our hotel was a block away. Sushi was very good, although rolls were a bit smaller than I'm used to. Service was average but such a small place not hard to get someone's attention when needed. Would go again.

Thank Berzy
Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

So fresh! It is absolutely the best sushi my wife and I have ever had. The atmosphere is basic, the service is friendly, the chef is obviously an expert in his field. We'll be back next trip.

Thank RobertCinOttawa
Nova Scotia, Canada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

The chef's philosophy is really cool. Service was quite slow. The food was good, but nothing remarkable. Average price for sushi in Halifax.

Thank AllyS697
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Absolutely delicious sushi - it's so fresh and perfectly presented. Shige is the nicest guy in the world and it's a very comfortable place to eat - they make you feel like a regular even if you are not

Thank Shelagh M
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

The decor leaves a lot to be desired, but it's very clean. The fish was good and fairly priced. The sushi pizza was very good. The roll we had was also good. Mostly it seems authentic. I would recommend it.

Thank Allan O
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Visited with a friend on his recommendation. Beautifully presented dishes, excellent service, and most importantly: absolutely delicious. Tender cuts of salmon, tuna, mackerel... The unagi was a new flavour to me, and I'm glad to have tried it here first. I'm told the menu varies with availability, and everything is delightfully flavourful and thoughtfully made. Would recommend to anyone, from... More 

Thank Mary G
New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

With such a large number of sushi restaurants in Halifax, we were unsure about how our experience here would go, but we were staying across the street and it seemed like a good option to try out. I am so glad we did! The service was amazing, our waitress was so attentive and looked after everything we needed. The food... More 

Thank LauraRichey
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and one son each had the Sakura sushi dinner, another son had the tempura dinner. I had the sashimi and sushi dinner. Really fresh, excellent service. Everyone really enjoyed their meals. One of my favourite dinners so far in Halifax.

Thank Sarah 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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$41
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1532 Granville St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1W8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-422-0740

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