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3912 N Oracle Rd Ste 100, Tucson, AZ 85705-3271
+1 520-293-1963
11:00 - 20:30
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 20:30
Sat 11:30 - 20:00
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New York City, New York
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48 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Samurai is our go-to place for great spicy tuna salad ("Volcano" Salad with brown rice, cucumbers, tempura bits and sauce); good stir-frys (Udon or soba). We go there on average once a week. Always fresh and tasty and the spicy tuna has some bite - not like other places I've had it. Comes with Miso soup to start. The tempura... More 

Thank A_Winter_12
Level Contributor
17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I have to come several times a month to get my fix. Awesome Yaki soba, Ramen and sushi! And hey they even have potato salad!

Thank Travis R
Level Contributor
47 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

At first I was nervous, because the dining room was empty (as a traveler, an empty restaurant can sometimes be a warning) but it turns out I was just 30 minutes early for a dinner rush. I ordered a couple sushi rolls, and found a seat. Food was out pretty quickly, but took long enough to know that they had... More 

Thank Joseph J
Houston, Texas
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Small shop in a strip mall on Oracle Rd. Casual, friendly, not expensive($21 before tax). I got the Special and Alaska roll, with two sodas. Teriyaki chicken over noodles w/rice and potato salad. Alaska roll was a California roll topped with salmon, green onions, and spices mayo. Very good. Not huge portions, but less expensive. Don't expect the Ritz, but... More 

Thank leylax1
Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

Awesome authentic Japanese food in a casual atmosphere. Beats any other Japanese food in the area - hands down.

Thank jgalloway7
Globe, Arizona
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

This is a small place but the steady stream of customers shows how popular it is and for good reason. The food was excellent. Very fresh. Will come again

Thank Griffons
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503 reviews
312 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 321 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2015

I eat here more than almost any place in town. The sushi is very limited, but generous and fresh. The Japanese dishes are always delicious and very well-prepared. And the service and prices are great. What else could you ask for a restaurant?

1 Thank BuffCrone
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

This place has excellent spicy tuna bowls, it's fresh, delicious and the portions are big. I'm a picky sushi eater and this place is excellent.

Thank Ksulia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2015 via mobile

Noticed no recent review, well let me tell you this place is AWESOME! For such a small shop the menu is huge! And for the relatively cheap prices they have the food is FANTASTIC even compared to pricy Japanese restaurants!

Thank My Info J
Tucson, Arizona
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46 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2013 via mobile

I think I've eaten everything on the menu! Sticky rice with all dishes is how it should be and easy to eat with chopsticks. Everything is well priced under $9 perfect for lunch or dinner. my personal favorites, spicy tuna don, terriyaki chicken, fiery chicken don and LOVE the potato salad....but I might be alone on that.

Thank mgrp

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3912 N Oracle Rd Ste 100, Tucson, AZ 85705-3271
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-293-1963

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