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xeniadog May 16, 2010 01:06 PM

Are there any places in the city with outdoor sushi?
Good sushi. And not Sushi Samba's roof

Could be in BK too if worth the trip & has fresh fish.

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SushiSamba 7
87 Seventh Avenue South, New York, NY 10014

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    gutsofsteel May 16, 2010 03:48 PM

    Good sushi is served at a sushi bar. And they are not outside.

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      sam1 May 17, 2010 08:26 AM

      thank you mr. guts.

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      taboo May 17, 2010 08:11 AM

      Haru on Park Ave. South has outdoor seats

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        small h May 17, 2010 08:37 AM

        Haru is not good. It's overpriced and mediocre. Choshi on Irving Place is a bit better (and cheaper, certainly), and it does have outdoor seating.

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        sushiman May 17, 2010 10:59 AM

        One of the best in NYC: Shinbashi on 48th between 5th and Madison.

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        Shinbashi
        7 East 48th Street, New York, NY 10017

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          gutsofsteel May 17, 2010 01:09 PM

          Oh I forgot about their sidewalk seating!!!

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            uwsister May 17, 2010 02:08 PM

            Guts, have you been to Shinbashi?

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            Shinbashi
            7 East 48th Street, New York, NY 10017

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              gutsofsteel May 17, 2010 02:15 PM

              Not yet, but have walked by many times and seen the outdoor tables and I trust sushiman's sushi cred with 100% certainty and I understand the chef's experience.

              Planning to go very soon - just a very busy time of year for me. (sushiman pls email me from my profile)

              I will reserve a seat at the bar with Mr. Nakajima, and plan to spend plenty of time and money.

        2. egit May 17, 2010 02:06 PM

          I believe Sachiko's on Clinton has a garden. I personally have not been there, but other people on this board have mentioned it. Some people like their sushi, others do not. Maybe they're a little inconsistent.

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          Sachiko's on Clinton
          25 Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002

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            xeniadog May 19, 2010 11:35 PM

            Okay thanks for the recs. I do know and love quality sushi and 90% of my sushi visits are at the counter, but there are these occasional moments that I know will come up in the summer where myself or a friend says "don't you wish we knew a good spot for sushi outside?" so that's why I want to know.

            Will def check Shinbasi & Sachiko.
            Heard good things about Sachiko here and there.

            And yes, Haru doesn't count. Overpriced, annoying scene and nothing special about the fish or sourcing at all.

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