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Sakura Japanese Restaurant

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2973 Shore Dr Ste 111, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
+1 757-412-2200
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Today
11:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Norfolk, Virginia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

We love this place. You get a warm washcloth and cucumber salad shortly after arrival. They have the best miso soup. We have the Pink Sakura roll every time we eat there (which is at least once a month). It's not on the regular menu anymore, but usually on the specials menu. We've never had any problems ordering it even... More 

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Thank sunsh1ne99
Williamsburg, Virginia
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Quick order lunch menu is freshly made and with quick friendly service makes it is a good choice for a different lunch choice.

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Thank BILLYSBURG
Charlottesville, Virginia
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43 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

The restaurant is really quite beautiful. The service is excellent and the food is delicious. I've gotten take-out too. The fish is still really fresh.

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Thank JenineRN
Norfolk, Virginia
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

Reasonably priced delicious food. Good service and better ambiance. Just became out favorite sushi place.

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Thank ReidSpencer
Bloomington, Indiana
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84 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

They weren't that busy but it still seemed like it took forever to get our food. On the plus side the food was very good. On the minus side, it was not very inspiring. The atmosphere of the place seem to want to direct you to order takeout instead of putting the staff through having to serve you. Almost like... More 

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Thank sunseeker1066
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

This place was one of our favirote sushi places but over the last few visits it has dwindled. It was crowded so we sat at the side bar, big mistake as we were lost in neverland. Very slow service if not forgotten at times. The waitresses seem to speak English very little and it's hard to understand them or get... More 

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Thank Eddie2960
Norfolk, Virginia
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

Warm towels arrived quickly. The menu is big with lots of variety of raw, cooked and vegetarian sushi as well as noodle and rice dishes and tempura and teriyaki. It's all very fresh and served quickly. My issue was we were given the bill WHILE we were STILL eating and were not even asked if we cared for anything more.... More 

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Thank Michellee J
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35 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

This asian restaurant on Shore Dr., in Virginia Beach, is a nice place to eat sushi. The service is very good, and the food comes out quickly. Two complimentary pieces of sushi are placed on the table with sweetened cucumber slices. I liked the warm moist wash cloth at the beginning of the meal. I had the miso soup (good),... More 

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Thank scooter123456
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Quick service, good food, clean establishment. IMO the special sunomono with the mountain of delicious cucumber is outstanding. The menu is large and varied. Not inexpensive, but fairly priced. Well worth our once a month visit.

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Thank shindoni
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

The usual variety of sashimi and sushi, all very fresh. The yellow tail was exceptional and the service prompt.

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Thank Eve G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2973 Shore Dr Ste 111, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-412-2200

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