Row 1

128 S 19th St (btwn Sansom & Walnut)
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 568-1027
Japanese, Sushi, Sake Bar
$ $ $
Mon–Sat: 11:30 AM–10:00 PM Sun: 5:00 PM–9:00 PM

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Foursquare Tips

  • Service is slow and can sometimes be forgetful, so sit at the sushi bar for an expedited meal.
  • The calamari salad is a must!
  • Try the shrimp and eel fiesta! It's really like a party in your mouth! It was recommended by our fabulous server Cameron!
  • Bronzizzle changed my life.
  • The sea bass tempura is amazIng
  • Zama is definitely overrated. If you like traditional Japanese, stay away. This place caters to the crazy sushi yuppies. Take your money elsewhere.
  • Try the wishing well sake. It's amazing :) :)
  • Try the Super Spicy Crunchy Tuna Roll
  • The restaurant week menu is
  • Amazing food very tasty & excellent service
  • Sitting at the sushi bar allows you to watch the sushi chefs first-hand; plus it gets you even closer to the sake.
  • Unfortunatly this Sushi joint did not hold up to its 95% rating.. full of flavor but high on price for the amount you get. First and last trip to Zama.
  • Rachel is the best server!
  • Get the sparkling cranberry juice. Soo good!
  • Bring ur own wooden chopsticks, the ones here are cool but plastic! Great service!
  • great food...excellent service!!!
  • Amazing place. Get the shortrib--the meat pulls apart like a Chop Stick! Or, just ask Zama to go wild and he will make you something unbelievable.
  • I must say, everything is good here. Go for a black belt sushi selection
  • Everything!
  • Great sushi but the service is the worst in the city.