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303 E Main St, Aspen, CO 81611 (Monarch)
+1 970-544-6628
18:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I visited Matsuhisa our first night in Aspen. We sat at the bay and ordered sushi and the new style scallops. I was not a fan of the scallops but my husband liked them. The sushi was great quality. The prices are a little high. The quality was average for the price range

Thank Cynthia E
Denver, Colorado
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my wife here for her 30th and had an exceptional dinner. The new style sashimi scallops and the tempura king crab were highlights. The sushi is so fresh and the quality of the fish is top notch. We had the bento box with a candle in it to wrap up the meal. This is one meal that we'll... More 

Thank Dane H
Costa Mesa, California
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219 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

The foodie local came recommended by a local, and it was spot on fresh and tasty. I would say if you are craving sushi in the mountains this is your go to restaurant...

Thank Monica S
Atlanta, Georgia
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8 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

One of the most expensive places I've had dinner at in my life, not worth the price in my opinion. The service was very good, the wine was over priced (not unusual for Aspen everywhere), the food was good. We ate at three other well ranked places in Aspen on this trip, none of them were cheap. I would return... More 

Thank mfranke770
Las Vegas, Nevada
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9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Finally went there after being told how wonderful the food is. We were highly disappointed with most of what we ordered. We have had great sushi at many wonderful restaurants including other Nobu's in a variety of locations. We live in Las Vegas and we have several there that are far superior and which are not located on the strip,... More 

Thank Michael K
Altoona, PA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

The menu is confusing and small plates to share are encouraged. The shrimp tempura was the best and good as a dish for one person. Our bill for a table of six was hundreds of dollars, and none of us were full!

1 Thank SueLovesTheBeach
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9 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Four of us had dinner here. Three of us order a Toban Maki all three were over cooked and too salty. It was supposed to be citrusy. We sent it back and it took our waiter 15 minutes to come back and see if we wanted something else. He had a poor attitude to entire time, but once he realized... More 

Thank Tom G
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Some of the best food of this type I've experienced. Server is friendly and very helpful in guiding our choices. Service is fast and friendly. Will go back!

1 Thank Mark_Thebaut
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116 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

The fish quality was amazing, whether it was Sushi or Sashimi or whatever! We ordered several meat dishes, which was very average. The Salmon sushi and the black cod were some of the best I have ever had! Pricy like everything in Aspen! The place is packed as usual, despite that the service was first class. Of course you must... More 

Thank hnasr
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84 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Matsushisa is a partnership with Nobu restaurants and the food is exactly what you would expect from Nobu: fresh, interesting, full of different crossed flavors, and in a Great ambiance. every time I come to Aspen eat there.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$35 - US$35
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 E Main St, Aspen, CO 81611
  • Public Transportation: Roaring Fork Transit Authority (RFTA) has stops on either side of our location; at Paepke Park (Main St and Aspen St) as well as Galena (Main St and Galena). It is a one block walk to Matsuhisa Aspen (Main and Monarch).
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
  • Phone Number: +1 970-544-6628
Matsuhisa Aspen is nestled beneath a quaint victorian house in the mountain town of Aspen Colorado and features the cuisine of world renowned chef Nobu Matsuhisa. Japanese-inspired seafood and sushi, as well as an ultra-hip scene and lively bar crowd can best describe Matsuhisa Aspen. We are a continuation of Matsuhisa L.A., Nobu New York, Nobu London and may more locations around the world.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?