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148 Wildwood Parkway, Homewood, AL
Today
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good food reasonable prices

Had lunch at Okinawa this week and it was great. I had the beef teriyaki lunch special. It was a nice portion for lunch. The service was excellent also.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2015
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19 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Had lunch at Okinawa this week and it was great. I had the beef teriyaki lunch special. It was a nice portion for lunch. The service was excellent also.

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Barcelona, Spain
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166 reviews 166 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I used to go weekly to this restaurant. Sushi is really good and the price is quite chip. All the waitress are nice and attentive. One of my favorite restaurants :)

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Dandridge, Tennessee
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161 reviews 161 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

On a visit to our daughter, who is a freshman at UAB, she requested that we go out to dinner for sushi. I, naturally, turned to my online reviews to find the best sushi around. Okinawa was mentioned several times, and as it was close to campus, we decided to give it a shot. When we arrived, I was a... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Always stop here at least once when traveling for business... never have had a bad meal, service has always been top notch.

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Sterrett, Alabama
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

It is a great place, with pretty nicw decoration, super delicious food and excellent service. Very recommended for a date. Only a little bit expensive.

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WV
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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

My husband and I spent a few days in Birmingham and this was our favorite place to eat! The service was great and the food was delicious! My husband had hibachi meals and both were served hot and delicious (I stole a few bites). On our first visit I had sushi which was very fresh. On our second visit I... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Don't let the location fool you, this place is pretty awesome. The sushi is some of the best in town and it's a huge menu - that highly rated Jensei place in Homewood has nothing on Okinawa, well except that it's, for some reason, always packed annoying people. For almost half the price go to Okinawa, no waiting, the prices... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Service was great, very quick. Sushi was great. Not traditional open grill hibachi, it is cooked in back. Would go back.

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Kennesaw, Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

I stopped here solo for an early dinner in March 2014. The sushi was prepared well and came out quickly. The outside of the building looks a little bit run down, but the atmosphere inside is very nice!

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Douglasville, Georgia, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014 via mobile

This is the best place to eat in AL. I love it and eat here EVERY TIME I am in town. The food is scrumptuous. The service is awesome. I have been here at least 10 times now and I cant find anything bad to say. It is unbelievable clean and the staff is so courteous.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 148 Wildwood Parkway, Homewood, AL
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Homewood

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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