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East Japanese Restaurant

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366 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-9004
+1 212-889-2326
12:00 - 22:30
Closed now
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Sun 13:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 22:30
Fri 12:00 - 03:00
Sat 13:00 - 03:00
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New York City, New York
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669 reviews
444 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 309 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

The last affordable sushi on conveyor belt is gone... been closed since 4SEP2016. I was looking forward to dinner on the street level, followed by karaoke upstairs after dinner. Sadly, we had to settle for Japanese dinner elsewhere.

Thank KKua
New York City, New York
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46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Unfortunitely, this spot has lost their lease and their last day is Sept 4 2016. Japanese East is an experience that is not common at sushi restaurants in NYC. The bustling atmosphere is accented by the conveyor belt that winds its way around the big bar area and the tables. And if you want something other, there is a multi... More 

Thank MJA714
Port Washington, New York
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Really wanted to experience conveyor belt sushi. Decent food, well-priced,but unfortunately it's closing in a few weeks so staff didn't seem to be making much of an effort.

1 Thank Islanders13
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73 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Always a polite welcome here! Staff is quick, efficient and very honest! Meaning if they mess up your order (for instance serving you 4 makis instead of 3 makis) then your dish is still delicious but it's free! You have a theme every day, "Sushi Thursday" or "Teryaki Monday"... Wether you order from the rolling bar or from the kitchen,... More 

Thank Dyesag
New York City, New York
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669 reviews
444 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 309 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016 credit card Amex Cardmember Review

It's one of the few remaining venues in New York City that still operates a conveyor belt sushi restaurant. Mondays and Tuesdays are best days to go because of their specially priced theme nights. Don't expect much from waitstaff beyond beverages. It's pretty much self-serve unless you want warm food from the kitchen. Best part about this venue is that... More 

Thank KKua
Bristol, United Kingdom
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273 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Good menu and on Sunday when we went there were offers on shrimp. They have different offers each day. Service was good. Really good value. We paid $30 dollars for the 2 of us.

Thank Marie S
New York City, New York, USA
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

This is a fun sushi restaurant where you can go for a solo meal or with friends and not "miss a beat"! This restaurant uses a conveyer belt to showcase their small sushi dishes so it's exciting to watch the sushi roll by while you think about what to eat next. The dishes are color coded based on the price.... More 

Thank newgig
Cleveland, Ohio
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

I went here for the late-night happy hour, which featured half-price sushi (I think this promotion may be ending at the end of January, but not positive). The staff was incredibly nice and very attentive. The sushi was reasonably priced (even before factoring in the happy hour special) and high quality. There was a wide variety of sushi being served,... More 

Thank Ben B
London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

They have a variety of sushi on the conveyor belt and their a la carte menu is excellent. The service can be average to good depending on who's serving you. There's a karaoke bar upstairs. I had the butter clams which were delicious.

Thank zabrinacollings
New York City, New York
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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

I've been coming here for years, and while the prices have gone up, it still remains the best "bang for your buck" sushi in Manhattan. Good quality (not great), and a BIG menu. Have never had anything suck here, but if you are expecting top quality, this in NOT your place. Eat a lot and be happy :) Love the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 03:00
13:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 366 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-9004
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-889-2326

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