Japanese Oriental Restaurant

2283 N High St
Columbus, OH 43201
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Customer Reviews (11 reviews)


on Citysearch Jan 13, 2009
Hidden like a diamond in the rough, Japanese Oriental is a great experience. Service is slow but courteous, atmosphere is relaxed, and the food is phenomenal. I usually go for nigiri, but I also love the spider roll,... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 27, 2008
Listen I have been around the block and I know good sushi when I see smell it taste it. This place consistently has the best product around. Fresh ingredients veteran chefs. Amazing! I will go out of my way to eat there.... (more)


on Citysearch Jun 10, 2008
I hadn't been here for many years and ended up going back fairly recently. On my first visit, I had only gotten sushi. I remembered it even being amazing back then, so on my next visit I got the Chicken Bulgogi and a... (more)


on Citysearch Aug 22, 2006
With all of the higher end/higher priced sushi places in Columbus (e.g. Haiku, Kooma, Tyfoon, Shoku, Asian Gourmet), Japanese Oriental is an unlikely diamond in the rough. The spider roll, spicy tuna and even fav's... (more)


on Citysearch Dec 11, 2005
The food is not bad but the service is way under standard. It is so slow that I need to spend 25-30 mins waiting for a lunch box. And it is very difficult to get the waiter or waitress's attention for things as simply as a... (more)

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on Citysearch Apr 29, 2005
The best sushi, sashimi, and Korean food in town! This restaurant serves Korean, Japanese and Chinese foods. They have more variety of sushi and sashimi than any other restaurant in Columbus. The owners are a... (more)


on Citysearch May 12, 2004
A couple of sushi and noodle dishes does not make a restaurant Japanese. However, the menu features a wide variety of excellent dishes that are primarily Korean in character, but fused with some other oriental... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 10, 2003
I had an enjoyable experience but there was nothing really Japanese about my visit. The menu did offer sushi but the rest of the Korean patrons didn't really order any. (more)


on Citysearch Aug 17, 2003
<b>The Food</b><br> This is one of the least expensive places in town to have sushi. You'll find all your favorites, from tuna <I>nigiri</I> to California rolls. One of the more unusual rolls contains avocado and... (more)


on Citysearch Jun 22, 2003
I would considered this place more Korean than Japanese. They do have a sushi bar and the sushi there is alright but I usually go there for the Korean dishes. One warning, the service is slow.... (more)
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