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1 Valley Rd, Little Ferry, NJ 07643-1147
+1 201-931-1522
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11:45 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:45 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:45 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:45 - 22:00
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Flushing, NY
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We like Minado restaurants a lot. So do our children and grandchildren. We frequently visit their locations in Morris Plains, NJ and Hempstead, NY. It is always a treat we all look forward to. Yesterday we visited the Little Ferry, NJ location because it happened to be on our route home. Service was OK, but the food left a lot... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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157 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I was a little leery about eating here as most sushi buffets have a small selection the most basic sushi, but I was pleasantly surprised. They had a large variety of specialty sushi rolls to choose from as well as lots of other seafood & salad items. Bring a large appetite and you won't leave hungry or unsatisfied.

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Thank Cuda2013
Maywood, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

This Japanese restaurant has an amazing selection of well-prepared, fresh sushi. It's a buffet so you definitely get your money's worth and is a great to try a bunch of different sushi rolls instead of having to commit to only a few. They also have hot food that is delicious If you go for lunch, it's significantly cheaper but they... More 

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Thank carolineforder324
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Huge selection of sushi (sashimi,rolls,sushi) and seafood, meats, noodles, rice, crab legs and much much more. A bit pricey but worth experiencing at least one time. Well run establishment, good friendly service, plenty of comfortable seating. Note the hours listed here on trip advisor are incorrect - the restaurant closes between lunch and dinner daily. Go hungry !

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Thank bornnorb
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50 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

It's a nice place to take visitors from abroad. They can see and choose what they want for themselves. Lunch price is very reasonable. Good to go in a group. You don't have to wait to order the food. The food is all there waiting for you!

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Thank sun p
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

We went to eat around 8:30 we paid normal price with way less veraity th An going early is any kind of food finishes they will not put more I asked one of the workers if he is gonna add more sashimi he added 7 or 8 piece only I felt like begging for food. Very disappointed

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Thank ibtihaj1
NY
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177 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

We went her with 2 other couples and had a great time and meal. The buffet is extensive with a lot of choices both hot and cold. If you are a sushi lover this is the place to be. The only thing I was missing was hibachi vegetables. I really enjoyed the BBQ pork, fresh pealed shrimp. The dessert were... More 

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Thank David G
New York City, New York
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76 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

When you think Buffet, you don't think good maki rolls or sushi but Minado does a good job. The ingredients are fresh. For the value, it's a good deal. Their green tea soft serve ice cream is also yummy

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Thank Joseph A
Kerhonkson, New York
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

We always try to visit this buffet of sushi whenever we are in Paramus shopping. We go for lunch and and it is a decent value. There is always a huge variety and the food is good. It would not be worth it for us to go and pay the dinner price. I feel like the quality may have slightly... More 

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Thank AlyssaO1976
New York City, New York
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

I love this place! But I've only ever been here during dinner time where the price is a ridiculous amount. However, I came here with a friend the other day and to my surprise, the same menu (or at least I thought it was) was posted with a cheaper price! Unbelievable! It was amazing. I loved the variety of sushi... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 - 21:00
Monday
11:45 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:45 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:45 - 21:30
Thursday
11:45 - 21:30
Friday
11:45 - 22:00
Saturday
11:45 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Valley Rd, Little Ferry, NJ 07643-1147
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Little Ferry
  • Phone Number: +1 201-931-1522

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