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Sakura Sushi & Sashimi

Muntstraat 21, Leuven 3000, Belgium
016222628
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Ranked #10 of 261 Restaurants in Leuven
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Leuven, Belgium
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

One of my favorites sushi in Leuven! The service is very good. The fish is always fresh and the price resonable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The best sushi place i've been to, thanks to the amount of fish in each piece (not only rice, but 50-50). The price is low if compared to many other sushi place; we always go there for sushi from brussels. Of course it's very crowded, you might have to wait a long time for a table!

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London
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39 reviews 39 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Was initially surprised at the large number of Japanese style eateries in Leuven but only reflection it is a university town and Japanese food is very popular with the younger generation. We ate at Sakura twice and found the food to be authentic and good. Can recommend without reservation.

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Tienen, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Good sushi.We took it away.Good prices for sushi as we used to pay more in oyher places.Sure very good choice for Leuven.

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Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Very good fish quality, and the complex sushis (tempura) are very well done ! The reason it doesn't get 5 stars is the wine, that is quite pricy for an average bottle opening like a bottle of water (bottle cap). Go there to eat delicious sushi for a good price, for a good quality service and taste a piece of... More

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Belgium
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98 reviews 98 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

A few weeks ago I decided to lunch at Sakura Sushi & Sashimi, because of the predominantely positive feedback it received here. However, I found the sushi below average. Not very tasty and no fresh ingredients. We were seated next to the kitchen and could see that fish came from prepacked boxes. As mentioned before by another reviewer, service was... More

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Plovdiv, Bulgaria
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The sushi in this place is extremely good, definitely one of the best I have ever tried. The waiters are nice and friendly. Unfortunately, one of the main disadvantages of the place is the slow service. Once I had to wait hour and a half for the sushi, which was quite unpleasant experience....

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Veneto, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Absolutely the best sushi in Leuven and not so expensive. Really honest people e quality sushi! Enjoy!

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Leuven, Belgium
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

If you have ever been to Japan don't go to this restaurant. This restaurant is an insult to Japanese culture and people! (bad service and bad food!)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

I'm a sushi lover from a long time and this was the best sushi I had..really fresh, every portion was full of fish and not just rise like in most of the place. Price feasible

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