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Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki

1175 W Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-6213
+1 928-773-8880
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“sushi” (59 reviews)
“shrimp” (14 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1175 W Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-6213
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71 - 80 of 232 reviews

Reviewed 17 February 2015

I made reservations for a party of 3 for Sunday after Valentines. We were seated after a short wait. Then the waitress said they only had 2 teppanyaki cooks and our cook just started at another table. We got our soup and salad and drinks...More

3  Thank Jay S
granite_hotelmgr, General Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2015

submitted on behalf of General Manager, Mike Rock Please accept our sincere apologies about your recent experience at Sakura. We appreciate you taking the time to pass on this valuable feedback and apologize that we failed to meet your expectations. We have addressed this review...More

Reviewed 16 February 2015

Well, we used to love going here. All of the seasoned/skilled chefs have left, as well as the servers. We went there recently, 2/15/15 after not going for a year. This place has done a 360 in terms of presentation and satisfaction, in a negative...More

2  Thank Spencer W
granite_hotelmgr, Food and Beverage Director at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2015

Dear Mr. W, Thank you for sharing your experience with us, we truly value your feedback. Since your review in February many things have happened in Sakura. We have used reviews like yours to train both front of the house and back of the house...More

Reviewed 15 February 2015

We were staying at the Doubletree the night before we flew out of Flagstaff. As this restaurant was in the hotel it made more sense to give it a try as oppose to driving somewhere else. Our 4 yr old grandson was with us &...More

1  Thank Ed86351
granite_hotelmgr, Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2015

We do appreciate your feedback. Our chef's do love to put on a great show... but to customize as necessary for the age group at the table. We are sorry that the flames made your grandson nervous. It can be intimidating for very young children....More

Reviewed 29 December 2014

Food and sushi were excellent. The chefs were entertaining! I enjoyed their volcano and Christmas tree sushi. My children enjoyed their kid friendly menu too!

Thank Viv3rs
granite_hotelmgr, Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2015

Thank you for your review! We're so pleased you enjoyed the Sakura experience!

Reviewed 29 December 2014

The service was great. The atmosphere was fair. We only had sushi. Sashimi, spicy tuna rolls, advocate rolls and Miso soup. We sent the spicy tuna back. It was horrid. We were shocked at the rave reviews. No way would we recommend. Awful.More

Thank M P
granite_hotelmgr, Public Relations Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2015

Please accept our apologies that your experience at Sakura was less than you expected. As you can tell from our reviews, it's not our standard or a common occurence. We do appreciate the feedback, however, and will use your comments to research who was working...More

Reviewed 5 December 2014

What an amazing experience eating at the Woodlands Restaurant~Sakura Sushi Teppanyaki~the Chefs are magnificent! The food was absolutely delicious, impeccably prepared~as well as the very best customer service, our bartender~Andrew Nicholas really made my dining out experience TOP of the LINE...Thank you Andrew!!

Thank jen4176
granite_hotelmgr, Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2014

Thank you for the very kind review. We certainly appreciate the comments and will pass them along to Andrew and Chef.

Reviewed 29 November 2014 via mobile

My wife and I were staying at the hotel on our way back from the Grand Canyon. We were so tired that we didn't want to drive anywhere to eat so we decided to try this place. We both ordered the sushi and it as...More

Thank kidflemingo
granite_hotelmgr, Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2014

Thank you for the recommendation! We're pleased to have exceeded your expectations!

Reviewed 20 November 2014

We really love this place an have gone many times when in flagstaff... The service is excellent, and the teppanyaki chefs are really fun and funny, they interact with the table quite a bit. The prices are a little high compared to other more casual...More

1  Thank Angela Z
granite_hotelmgr, Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2014

Thank you for continuing to choose Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki when visiting Flagstaff. Yes, it's good advice to make a reservation! We don't like having you wait, either!

Reviewed 28 October 2014

This restaurant has great service and the best food in town. The atmosphere is fun and exciting for all ages. Chef Antonio was very personable and fun. My 4 1/2 year old even commented on how Antonio was a "great cook and made great food".

1  Thank Adrian B
granite_hotelmgr, Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2014

So glad you enjoyed your visit to Sakura!!

Reviewed 2 October 2014

Ordered sushi and within an hour had stomach problems. Was throwing up and had diarrhea. Contacted the manager and was basically told we were lying. I contacted the ER and was advised that it sounded like we consumed rotten sushi. Sickness lasted 24 hours. They...More

1  Thank Jaoconnor199
granite_hotelmgr, Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2014

Please accept our apologies. We take our service and food quality very seriously at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki. We are investigating the matter with the servers, hostess and chefs working that night. Above all else, as you mention, is the importance of empathy and understanding...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$30
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1175 W Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-6213
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Flagstaff
  • Phone Number: +1 928-773-8880
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Description
Sakura offers one of the most unique dining experiences in Flagstaff. Part of the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Flagstaff, Sakura is a popular destination with locals and visitors alike. Sakura has been voted one of the "Best Restaurants of the Southwest" by Food and Wine Magazine. Sakura has received the title of best Japanese restaurant for ten years from the Arizona Daily Sun. Sakura, which means Cherry Blossom, offers two traditional Japanese dining styles. At Flagstaffs original Sushi Bar, you can sit and watch the highly trained chefs produce incredible works of "edible art."
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