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Sushi Zanmai

1221 Spruce St, Boulder, CO 80302-4805
+1 303-440-0733
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“sushi” (69 reviews)
“fish eggs” (2 reviews)
“hamachi” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
££ - £££
1221 Spruce St, Boulder, CO 80302-4805
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Reviewed 10 February 2017

We have been going here for years. The tea room makes it extra special. Great late night healthy food!

Thank sondravoss
Reviewed 27 January 2017

My story is less about food and more about people. We parked our rental car in front of the restaurant as part of business trip. For security, we put our valuables in our back packs in the trunk. Unfortunately for and unbeknownst to us, the...More

Thank sslisher
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We love this place, even if it can be a bit loud. Just really good, fresh sushi in a friendly, relaxed setting.

Thank Mallika M
Reviewed 9 November 2016

You can never go wrong with the sushi here. Also the prices are very reasonable and their lunch hour is awesome. The personnel there is very friendly offering a casual and comfortable environment.

Thank Michaela O
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I love sushi and I love the food at Zanmai! Great place to bring a large group of people-- I've even had my birthday here before. I love the private "rooms" you get to sit at with a large group. Overall great food, drinks and...More

Thank Erica V
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Ok, the location is good and central near Pearl. The service is nice but very slow. Overall the food was only ok. Coming from LA where we always get good sushi this was not good. We will never come back. They have a good business...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 August 2016

I thought this restaurant was authentic Japanese, but every time sushi chef yelled something loud, I was not sure what was said.....I am guessing that's how they entertain their customers. Sushi was good. Agedashidofu was okay, it would have been better if they were bite...More

Thank PiggieC
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Used to be the best, but...Greeted by two young women who looked like they were going to a high school party. Completely inappropriate attire for a good restaurant. Had a reservation for a large group and were unceremoniously forced to sit on uncomfortable chairs looking...More

Thank Sabra D
Reviewed 13 May 2016

Whether you go individually or in a large group the staff is accommodating and the food is superb. It's a popular spot and there always seems to be a bit of a party atmosphere, being in a college town, after all. Don't expect a quiet...More

Thank liv2luv
Reviewed 13 April 2016

I keep coming back to Zanmai whenever in downtown Boulder and have a mood for great sushi. They have real sushi chefs and their fish is always so fresh. If you have flexibility with your dinner time they also offer happy hour every night. The...More

Thank beachstone2c
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1221 Spruce St, Boulder, CO 80302-4805
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-440-0733
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