One of the best sushi places in Pittsburgh. The entire experience is excellent form the start to the end. I highly recommend it!
Located somewhat obscurely on the third floor of Soba, Umi's sister restaurant, this is the finest upscale place in Pittsburgh for sushi. All of parent company Big Burrito's restaurants have a high standard, but at Umi one quickly forgets that it's part of a larger entity, as it's so chef-driven. It's my understanding that Umi is only open when Mr.... 更多
We had dinner in a party of four and the appetizers, sushi and main courses were all delicious. The food was very fresh, well prepared and great tasting.
After having eaten at most of the best sushi restaurants in many major cities, including Philadelphia, Chicago, New York, San Francisco, Paris, and Rome, who would predict the best sushi dinner in my life was to be found in Shadyside, Pittsburgh. I ordered the 11 course chef's omekase, and not a single plate was less than superb. Expensive, but worth... 更多
I must say I have mixed feelings about this place. The fish was really tasty and the nigiri fish to rice ratio was good, but the fish cuts were much too small for proper sushi, let alone for this price point. I also could not taste the fish straight up since each piece had something on it. Appetizers were good... 更多
I love this small Japanese restaurant and the fact that I do not live in Pittsburgh makes me sad, or else I could be here more often! the food is always fresh and amazing, sake choices are great and service is always good This is my go to sushi restaurant in Pittsburgh.
My husband and I wanted to experience "the best" sushi/sashimi in Pittsburgh so we heard rave reviews of UMI.. We went last week for our anniversary.. 1. When we arrived 15 minutes early..we were sat right away..in the back.. which was great but noone came to offer us drinks or ANYTHING for 1/2 hour. 2. After 2 other tables around... 更多