Hatsuhana Sushi Restaurant

17 E. 48th St.
New York, NY 10017


  • Mon-Fri 11:45am-2:45pm, Mon-Fri 5:30pm-10pm, Sat 5pm-10pm
  • $$
  • Business Dining, Delivery, Private Party, Prix Fixe, Takeout
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Full bar
  • No Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Accepted, Reservations Recommended
This venerable establishment was where many New Yorkers learned to love top-drawer sushi, and the excellence of the raw fish still puts it among the top five in town. The traditional pecking order of sushi chefs is preserved, and even the bargain set assortments prepared by underchefs are sterling in quality and style. Best on a revisit was the "dream box"-a variety of tiny bowls presented in a wooden matrix, each featuring a dollop of sushi rice topped with delectable morsels: yellowtail, river eel, salmon roe, homemade omelet, and cubed belly tuna, flavored with a medley of rinds, leaves, and sauces.


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