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2408 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501-4524
(510) 749-9988
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  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Decent food, slow service

Had lunch here and my biggest complaint is that there were only two tables seated (we were one of them), and everything took quite a long time. Iur waiter was nixe, but forgot our miso soup and one of our rolls. We ordered Soft shell crab app: decent Salmon pizza : salmon was really fresh... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
Dianah R
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Oakland, California, United States
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Oakland, California, United States
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173 reviews 173 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Had lunch here and my biggest complaint is that there were only two tables seated (we were one of them), and everything took quite a long time. Iur waiter was nixe, but forgot our miso soup and one of our rolls. We ordered Soft shell crab app: decent Salmon pizza : salmon was really fresh and delicious Children roll: rich... More 

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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The renovation has given this restaurant a nice makeover. However, the food is still average. The service is attentive and efficient. This is a good place to grab a quick affordable lunch.

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Oakland, California
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172 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We heard about this place from friends and had been wanting to try it so since they just re-opened about a week ago after being closed for a few months for remodeling, we decided to go there for lunch. The dining area is spacious but the lighting in the daytime is on the dark side so it was hard to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

My husband and I are Sushi lovers and have tried all the places in Alameda, however, Sakura restaurant is our favorite because it offers an intimate setting, the food is made to order, and the customer service is excellent. Highly recommended.

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Bay Area, CA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2010

Kamakura, our favorite Japanese restaurant, was closed so we decided to try Sakura. Unlike Kamakura which is real Japanese and owned, this is not. I ordered the chicken teriyaki and the chicken was over grilled and had no chicken taste. However, the teriyaki sauce was good. The service was minimal and below par if you let them know it's your... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2008

This is the Sushi place we go to. Good prices, good sushi.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2007

NO wait. Decent sushi.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2408 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501-4524
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda
  • Phone Number: (510) 749-9988

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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