We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Umi Japanese Steakhouse

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
201 Cox Creek Pkwy, Florence, AL 35630-1572
+1 256-718-6868
Website
Today
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:30
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 16:30 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:30
Fri 16:30 - 22:30
Sat 11:00 - 22:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

68 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 68: English reviews
Level Contributor
109 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was ok but the staff was super slow to get to go orders out. No one answers the phone when u call in . So instead u have to go in and order and then it's another 30 minutes . When u get the order they give u a little cup of rice . In with a ton of... More 

Helpful?
Thank Calbama
Level Contributor
98 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The experience is neat, however the food was lacking as well as overall cleanliness. Flies, dirty floors, etc.

Helpful?
Thank AvaTennessee1
Pagosa Springs, Colorado
Level Contributor
18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did not think our experience was that great. Food was average, nothing to brag about. Facility needs some type of upgrade. Don't think it rates a Top 100 restaurant rating.Server very nice. I

Helpful?
Thank P C
Bowling Green, Kentucky
Level Contributor
16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We went without reservations with a party of 15. We were seated promptly! But then there was a long wait before our chef came out. Once he was there the food was great and so was the hibachi chef! He did a great job!

Helpful?
Thank AmyLeAnn26
Birmingham
Level Contributor
123 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We visited Umi while in Florence AL. We sat at the hibachi and the food was excellent. However, was disappointed that the chef did not put on a "show" as is normally custom at the hibachi. I will say the best thing we had was a sushi roll called the Yellow Dragon with mango on top. AWESOME!

Helpful?
Thank rposey6844
Middlesboro, Kentucky
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

They have always been one of the top restaurants that I have ever been to for sushi! The shrimp tempura roll is my very favorite!!!

Helpful?
Thank Deborah M
Hampshire, Tennessee
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived at 2 pm and had lunch. They charged dinner prices! They don't have a time on the menu or anywhere! We had paper napkins. When we were leaving, they were putting out the cloth napkins. Overpriced for the lunch we had.

Helpful?
Thank Alkarolchik
Tupelo, Mississippi
Level Contributor
59 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I was a bit skeptical of eating here because the building where this restaurant is has changed hands several times over the last several years and I wasn't sure how it was going to be. My son wanted to go to a hibachi grill for his birthday so we decided to try it. I had heard nothing but good things... More 

Helpful?
Thank busymama8
North Pole
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

If you ever come here and you like sushi you have to try the Auburn roll. My wife had never had sushi and I talked her into trying this roll. Now she orders it every time we come here.

Helpful?
Thank Mickey M
Clever, Missouri
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Food was delicious. Alcoholic drinks were watered down. Nice cozy environment. Would go back but won't waste my money on alcohol there

Helpful?
Thank GIrlOnTheFly7

Travellers who viewed Umi Japanese Steakhouse also viewed

 

Been to Umi Japanese Steakhouse? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Cox Creek Pkwy, Florence, AL 35630-1572
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 256-718-6868

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Umi Japanese Steakhouse staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?