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“Good sushi”

Raw Sushi In The Sky
Ranked #127 of 492 Restaurants in Galway
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$8 - US$36
Cuisines: Japanese
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Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Description: RAW - sushi in the sky... finally, authentic Japanese sushi comes to Galway! An intriguing proposition, and a perfect fit for the west of Ireland where some of the finest fresh fish available is landed, RAW is a destination restaurant at the top of the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa Galway. Serving an exciting selection of authentic Japanese sushi, sashimi, sakes and whiskies, RAW showcases local fish as much as possible in creating traditional Japanese sushi, led by master craftsman and Japanese native Hisashi Kumagai, RAW's chef. Open Tuesday - Saturday 6pm to 10pm
Reviewed 20 November 2013

Decent value for sushi in Galway given lack of options. Nice surroundings, good view. Staff are very nice. Drinks are a bit expensive.

Thank Gar77
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Reviewed 11 October 2013

Unbelievable sushi,hard to believe a sushi restaurant of this quality is in Galway! Had the set menu which included delicious miso soup and a selection of sushi and sashimi with a beer. Very reasonably priced and great service.

Have been to Nobu in New York as well as sushi restaurants in Japan and Raw holds its own. A fantastic place to eat.

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Thank John H
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Reviewed 27 September 2013

We went here with a party of 5 without reservation on a Wednesday night. Excellent service and atmosphere at a very posh location.
Having lived in Japan for a year I can assure you that the food was indeed authentic and more importantly very fresh! I can highly recommend the Sea Scallops and the various sushi platters!

Perfect place for a special occasion if you enjoy raw seafood.

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Thank Wei2Yue
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Reviewed 26 September 2013

This place is a serious addition to Galway's culinary scene. There are (two) other Japanese cafes in Galway, but they cater more to the daytime market and only offer basic maki rolls (by way of sushi). The food here is a little pricey, but the variety and presentation is really stunning. The wine is really pricey, so go for a beer. I've had sushi abroad and until now, had thought that Cape Town led the charge (outside of Japan). This place is better or superior to the very best sushi restaurant in Cape Town. It's a pity (for non-sushi lovers) that they don't do the odd cooked dish...as a result, it can be hard to get a group to go here, given a general Irish dislike of raw fish, but I guess it's eager to remain authentic! Overall, the location is nice, the room really comfortable and the service is excellent and un-stuffy - the staff are prepared to help and educate - but don't tend towards interference or arrogance, in the least. Well worth a visit!

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Reviewed 24 September 2013

This food is amazing, so fresh, so delicious, I really hope it continues to thrive as there is no place like it in the west of Ireland.
I just love the California rolls and the sashimi is melt in the mouth.
See you very soon Raw!

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Thank scon
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