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Homma's Brown Rice Sushi

2363 Birch St, Palo Alto, CA 94306-1602
+1 650-327-6118
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good18%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
22 Jul 2017
“You say Brown Rice??”
18 Jul 2016
“Comfort Sushi”
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Sushi, Japanese
2363 Birch St, Palo Alto, CA 94306-1602
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

Well yes indeed, this place only uses brown rice and I love the more healthy option to the regular sugar white rice version.. I prefer more fresh fish options though. and this place is super tiny. Prepare to wait on occasion. I do not eat...More

Thank 4JMP
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I ordered the Combo #2 chef special. The California roll is quite exceptional, same for the sushi. All four pieces of the nigiri sushi are fresh; especially the yellowtail, it's texture was buttery! Great value for the quality...

Thank Roberto D
Reviewed 21 August 2013

the sushi is fresh and tasty and the prices are great. in my opinion it's more for take out and not to sit but if you do sit - outside is more nice. it's a small and sweet place and the Japanese man who made...More

Thank Malmichal
Reviewed 15 May 2012

This place is sorta ehhh...It's nice that you can sit outside (if you are able to get one of the 2 or 3 tables they have), however, if you're stuck eating inside it's really drab and feels kind of dirty. It doesn't feel like a...More

Thank GlendaleCA
Reviewed 12 April 2012

This place was one of the best secrets of the third downtown Palo Alto. Fantastic food with a simple menu, the ingredients are all collected the same day from SF fish and produce markets. The chef is genuine, and if I lived there I'd be...More

Thank EnergyGringo
Reviewed 6 March 2012

Friendly chef & son. A hidden gem tucked away off California St. I was a bit skeptical at first but I can live off this stuff. Delicious and always fresh; it just takes forever for an order to be completed, although understandably so. Order about...More

Thank lensflair
Reviewed 26 August 2011

Sitting inside that restaurant while starving, watching the chef painstakingly slice every millimeter of fish served to the three girls who ordered right before you, for a full half hour, is torment... And I can only imagine it's worse when you've tasted the Una-Avo once...More

Thank ajhorse21
Reviewed 9 September 2008

Discovered this place last year and have been a regular customer ever since, coming in just about every week. Service is always friendly at this father and son eatery. Sometimes the grandfather helps out too. We always get take out and on weekends you may...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2008

I just don't think sushi should be made with brown rice. It was just too different for me.

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Reviewed 18 June 2008

I'm not an expert on sushi, but I think it's the best I've had in the area, and it's pretty inexpensive! Don't be scared by the fact that it looks like a complete hole...or maybe we should be?

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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
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11:30 - 14:00
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11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2363 Birch St, Palo Alto, CA 94306-1602
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-327-6118
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