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Shines Sushi

12400 Old Glenn Hwy, Eagle River, Anchorage, AK 99577
+1 907-622-8889
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good21%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi” (23 reviews)
“miso soup” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
12400 Old Glenn Hwy, Eagle River, Anchorage, AK 99577
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Sit at the bar and watch the experts at work! Their extensive selection of rolls are amazing. And their boats are out of this world.

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

When we walked in the hostess looked at her watch to make it clear she thought it was too late to seat us. Although the web site says that the restaurant is open until 10pm and it was actually only 8pm, she and the rest...More

Thank Big44bat
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I went there for my birthday and they gave me a free dessert and they sang me happy birthday and the sushi was super good and they got the got the food out to you really fast. I highly suggest this to anyone who likes...More

1  Thank Jamie C
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Under new management, lunch choices are limited. Our old favorites of halibut tempura and general's chicken were not available. We were met at the door by an enthusuastic waitress, seated, brought menus and water and then waited and waited to give our orders. Finally, a...More

1  Thank Margreta15
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here at least twice a week since visiting Eagle River. I have had their sushi and the General Thai. My boyfriend orders the same thing every time, the General Thai. The atmosphere inside is so refreshing, and the amazing staff are quick...More

1  Thank Lady_Mairi
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The food here is always good. The curry is great and I love the fried rice. I don't eat fish, but my family members really like the sushi. Service is always good too.

1  Thank Janefromhere
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Fast service, good food, huge parking lot. Sushi made fresh on site custom as you order. The last time I visited I had the pork fried rice. Large portion and quite possibly the best I have had anywhere.

1  Thank Raymond M
Reviewed 15 April 2016

They are more of a fusion restaurant and don't specialize in sushi. Their sushi was a just bit above par.

1  Thank Nick L
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Sushi is delicious and the service is always exceptional. McKinley and Faire Oaks rolls are my family's absolute favorite. They also make a stellar ocean breeze salad and have great miso soup. Dining area is like your typical sushi restaurant-nice relaxed atmosphere, great for casual...More

Thank baalerua
Reviewed 25 March 2016

I've eaten at Shines a few times now and have found the food to be so delicious and the prices to be very reasonable, which is saying something considering how much everything costs in Alaska. I'm from the East Coast originally and have had a...More

1  Thank GenKDonley
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12400 Old Glenn Hwy, Eagle River, Anchorage, AK 99577
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage  >  Eagle River
  • Phone Number: +1 907-622-8889
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