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Three Samurai Japanese Restaurant

1801 2nd St Ste 200, Coralville, IA 52241-1877
+1 319-337-3340
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good19%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“bento box” (9 reviews)
“hibachi grill” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
1801 2nd St Ste 200, Coralville, IA 52241-1877
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 12 September 2017

The food was over cooked and almost inedible. The chef was an American with little of the skills in food preparation. I will never go back. I use to go there on special occasions. This place is off my list. Horrible.

Thank davidrbr
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

The variety and skill if the Sushi Bar can be compared to West Coast Japanese restaurants. Tucked away but worth searching out. It is a "Gotta Go" kinda place. IHG, Rube

Thank TrippingAmerican
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Three Samurai consistently offers excellent food at good value. The lunch bento boxes are mostly around $10 and includes soup, salad, tempura appetizer, sushi roll, plus the main dish. Each bento box is always enough for two meals. Drop in on Happy Days (WThSu) for...More

Thank bamboola
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Our daughter and her husband often like to bring us here. It is a fun place where they cook in front of you with showmanship and flair. Our daughter and spouse really like the Sake Bombs, another fun feature. They are also fans of the...More

Thank davidlI5106MM
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

The food is not bad, it's nothing exciting just your average hibachi grill. The restaurant is a bit dated and clearly worn. There are old signs recognizing years old awards that had been given I assume in the heyday of the grill. We came in...More

Thank Matthewaaronflynn
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Their Bento Box lunches are reasonably priced and you get so much great food ! A wonderful Japanese treat for lunch!

Thank Beckie D
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I can't begin to describe how horrible our group's experience was at Three Samurai this past weekend. Our reservation for 8 people was made three weeks in advance. Our group arrived early for our reservation, but were not seated for nearly 40 minutes past our...More

1  Thank Paige K
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Lunch at Three Samurai is a real treat - the bento box is a fantastic meal!! The box comes with soup, salad, California rolls, tempura, and your choice of entre. A lot of food, a lot of variety, and a great price.

Thank Saturnsal
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We chose 3 Samurai for a family dinner out last night--or tried to choose them. Our 10 year old son is a picky eater but had been there previously and said he loved the cheeseburger, which meant the rest of us could enjoy an Asian...More

2  Thank Jason L
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the Pho and the prime rib and shrimp roll. Menu on Monday night is limited to sushi and soup but I enjoyed a very satisfying meal accompanied by a nice chardonnay.

Thank David L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1801 2nd St Ste 200, Coralville, IA 52241-1877
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Coralville
  • Phone Number: +1 319-337-3340
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