The original Sushi Samba, right here in the neighborhood at 245 Park Ave South (at 20th Street) has closed down after 15 years. The Latin Japanese fusion spot still has plenty of locations open around the US (Miami, Las Vegas, West Village) and the world (London, and Dubai, Hong Kong, and Mexico City coming soon) but the original is done.
A note form their management: “Thank you for all of your support over the past 15 years! From Park Avenue South in New York City to the top of London’s skyscraper Heron Tower, SUSHISAMBA has reached unprecedented heights since opening in 1999… and the next chapter of our story is just beginning! As Samba Brands Management Founder and CEO explains, “When we opened the door to SUSHISAMBA park, we opened the doors to SUSHISAMBA’s future…”
Sushi Samba Park, the original, closes,