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122 Tower Road | Tower Road, Sliema, Island of Malta SLM 1605, Malta
+356 2132 2886
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09:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I had high hopes for this place but what came out high was only the bill. The sushi was ok nothing out of the extraordinary but the mains oh my! We had chicken Teriyaki which was breaded chicken sitting on top of a mound of old looking rice which tasted like nothing. My the breading split from the chicken so... More 

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Thank Kurt G
Bergen, Norge
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well as u know I have eaten all over the world. This was for sure a dissapiontment for me.. im a chef. This was way below even what i make myself for less than the price. And i will proove it to the restaurant for sure.. and id make ot for 4 6 ppl.. ordered the chilli chicken. Which u... More 

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Thank christopher72_bergen
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Roomy,nice ambiance - great food and waiting time is minimal. But the servers are either students or drifters on 'working holidays'. Most can barely speak English and every time, one of them just has to get something in the order wrong. Last month the boss evidently wasn't there because they chucked everyone out at 2230hrs with some lame excuse. If... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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738 reviews
595 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Although the sushi was 'freshly prepared' we didn't think the fish was very fresh. Set menu for lunch EUR 23 was not very good. There is wifi. The bathrooms were disgusting and we would not go there again.

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Thank JNWSuisse
Sliema, Malta
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89 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Loveky food and amazing service. Very reasonable. The edamame was a total let down though - very soggy indeed.

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Thank fallofelegeisha
Rome, Italy
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183 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our family diner at Cafe Sakurai. Service was very good and the food was great. Nothing to complain about...

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Thank DARBAX
Sliema, Malta
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Terrible Terrible experience. Spend 2 days in hospital on a drip and over €300 in medical bills. Goes without saying that I will never be back.

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Thank PaulDom98
Skipton, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I don't often eat in hotel restaurants but this place was really good. Mixed sushi included a wide and varied selection, all well-prepared, and at a very reasonable price. Place was quiet, service was attentive, menu included a wide range of sushi, sashimi and noodle dishes. My only disappointment was that the green tea came in a thick pottery teapot... More 

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Thank jinxie47
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We went her initially because we had a discount voucher for it as we were staying at the Preluna Hotel, however it was so good we came back a second time. The food here is excellent and well priced. The menu is very extensive, with all kinds of sushi and hot options.

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Thank Kristen H
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36 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

I have tried a few sushi places in Malta but I would say this one is closer to the top. The restaurant itself is visually appealing and the food was actually pretty good. I got the sushi and tempura set menu and my fiance got a hot dish. My set menu came with miso soup and to be brutally honest,... More 

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Thank Dominic T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$38
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 Tower Road | Tower Road, Sliema, Island of Malta SLM 1605, Malta
  • Location: Europe  >  Malta  >  Island of Malta  >  Sliema
  • Phone Number: +356 2132 2886
Description
Sakura offers luxurious surroundings both on the terrace and inside the premises where besides an area allocated for clients having a quick coffee there is also seating for those wishing to dine. A Japanese Fusion cuisine is the main attraction being served for lunch and dinner daily whilst snacks such as baguettes, sandwiches and salads are also offered daily. Plasma screens and appropriate music will help to create an intimate atmosphere.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?