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Sushi - Danforth & Logan area

katbri Apr 12, 2012 08:16 AM

I need to find a sushi joint in the Danforth & Logan area (or further west). By googling I found Sushi Friends and Casa Sushi, are either of these places decent?

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  1. prima RE: katbri Apr 12, 2012 08:28 AM

    Aji Sai probably serves the best sushi to be found on the Danforth, but it's located at 783 Danforth, which is east of Pape, and east of Logan. http://www.ajisai.ca/

    I haven't tried any of the cheap sushi places that have sprung up between Chester and Pape. They look like they'd be in the same league as New Gen/Sushi on Bloor and all the clones on College Street and Queen West.

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      foodyDudey RE: prima Apr 12, 2012 08:35 AM

      But it's only about a 5 - 8 minute walk from Logan.

      And did you know you can actually find decent Indian food in Greektown? Aravind is finally pretty good, and I recently ate at Sher-e-Punjab after many years. It was quite good and I'd return again.

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        prima RE: foodyDudey Apr 12, 2012 08:44 AM

        Has Aravind improved their portion sizes? Two of my Indian friends went there a couple months ago after I recommended it, and were underwhelmed by the food. I'll give it a try one of these days, but I haven't been yet.

        Which dishes did you like at Sher-e-Punjab?

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        eller RE: prima Apr 12, 2012 01:10 PM

        I'm kind of embarrassed to admit this but I ate at Casa Sushi the other day. A friend needed a tempura fix and I went along for some Dynamite Rolls. Her fry was greasy and disgusting. My rolls were just 'ok'. Not too much rice a la New Gen, but there was nothing special about them... You definitely get what you pay for.

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          foodyDudey RE: prima Apr 12, 2012 07:54 PM

          Aji Sai is where we go for sushi, but on my last visit about 3 weeks ago, I felt the overall quality was not the same as it used to be, Has anyone else noticed that?

        2. foodyDudey RE: katbri Apr 12, 2012 08:33 AM

          Depends on what you think is decent. They aren't like the high end places a all, but if you want to get a lunch or dinner for $10 or so, they work.

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            LemonLauren RE: katbri Apr 2, 2013 06:10 AM

            Bumping this feed - anyone have recent thoughts on take-out sushi on the Danny?

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              Ubervache RE: LemonLauren Apr 2, 2013 06:22 AM

              I've been getting delivery from Aji Sai Sushi (near Danforth & Jones)


              Everything tastes fresh, and it is easy on the wallet. Definately not high-end, but it will do in a pinch if you don't want to travel far.

              1. re: Ubervache
                LemonLauren RE: Ubervache Apr 2, 2013 09:32 AM

                I mostly just want something cheap and hearty for pre-race food this Friday before the Harry's Spring Run Off 8k.


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