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Via Fiume, 45, 19100 La Spezia, Italy
+39 0187 301570
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 40
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best sushi in town

Went here almost every Saturday this summer and always ordered the All you can eat menu for lunch for 12 euro ( drinks not included). There is a good variety of sushi, ramen, soba, rice, salad, tempura, etc. Everything is fresh and is prepared for you on the spot. After you place your order, it... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 8, 2014
AlinaGeoM
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Navodari, Romania
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English first
Singapore, Singapore
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

The price of 20 euros for an all you can eat might seem a little steep but it is totally worth it at Sakura. In fact, if you are visiting Cinque Terre, you should take the opportunity to stop at La Spezia and eat at this little gem which is a 7 minute walk from the station in the center... More 

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Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

clean restaurant and fast service . good fish , very fresh . good-value set menu .the restaurant is very nice and has a good atmosphere .

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La Spezia, Italy
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I ate again in this restaurant last week after a while. Room staff all changed and these new waiters are hard-working guys but with zero experience, so they messed up several times with orders. Rice was terrible: it was warm and the proportion between fish and rice in every nigiri or maki was ridicoulous. (they even argue when one of... More 

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New York, New York, United States
Top Contributor
113 reviews 113 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Great surprise during my last visit in La Spezia.....a great japanese restaurant. The place is easy to identify because is in your way to the railroad station from where you depart for the 5 terre

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Good location Excellent quality, good price The staff was also friendly

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Nice, France
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

My boys are sushi connoisseurs and never want to pass a chance to eat sushi. But after getting on the wrong train to Vernazza and ending up in La Spezia, I decided some good Ligurian cuisine was in order as a way to salvage the messed up trains. Walking past this place on the way into town though, my boys'... More 

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Navodari, Romania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

Went here almost every Saturday this summer and always ordered the All you can eat menu for lunch for 12 euro ( drinks not included). There is a good variety of sushi, ramen, soba, rice, salad, tempura, etc. Everything is fresh and is prepared for you on the spot. After you place your order, it takes less than five minutes... More 

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New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Like most all you can eat restaurants, the staff is overwhelmed with customers. I think of this wait period as a way to let the food settle. The teppan yaki sea bass is amazing. The salmon sashimi is cut so thin you can see through it, that take skills. Overall, I do not see any cons. This is a dinner... More 

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La Spezia, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We visit this restaurant every week and we love it. Food quality is very good and staff are very helpful.

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TENNESSEE
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70 reviews 70 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Having spent a week in Tuscany I was blown up with pasta, cheese and beef. Sakura saved my sanity. Very good tuna nigiri and rolls. Good service. Ate lunch and dinner here.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Fiume, 45, 19100 La Spezia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Province of La Spezia  >  La Spezia
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 301570

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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