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Akebono Japanese Restaurant - CLOSED

8685 Auburn Folsom Rd, Granite Bay, CA 95746-6202
916-791-2722
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Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
Most recent review
- May 30, 2014
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8 reviews from our community

37% Recommend
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English first
Sacramento, California
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67 reviews 67 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

A stand alone building in a shopping plaza with plenty of parking. The restaurant has an menu.and very pleasant atmosphere.

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Granite Bay, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Akebono's is no longer in business in Granite Bay. Haruka Sushi Bar is now located in it's spot. Haruka's is very good, fresh sushi.

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Granite Bay, California
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66 reviews 66 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

Smallest portion of sushi I have ever seen, not real fresh at all and the service was horrible. Given whats around the area, this place is can't make it. I would rather drive 15 minutes to Mukuni that drive 3 minutes to this place.

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San Francisco, California
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95 reviews 95 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

A group of us went and enjoyed a wonderful sushi dinner at this little neighborhood gem. While it is not the best sushi place around, the food was good to very good. One concern: we ordered a bottle of wine and it came opened--I never like that! Miso soup was pretty flavorless, but the sushi and tempera dishes all tasted... More

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Sacramento, CA
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60 reviews 60 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

We stopped by the Akebono Japanese Restaurant while out shopping in the Roseville, CA area and found it to be good. We had chirashi, which was very good and salmon, which was a bit dry. This restaurant has another location in Sacramento that is much better.

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

Thank heaven I had a $ off coupon. It was the worst sushi I have ever had. I ordered the "Z Roll" (prawn inside,tuna and crab outside). It was almost tasteless, and so dry that I asked for sauce. They offered teriyaki (what???) or "the mayonnaise sauce", which was terrible. The roll was smaller than most and it was $11.95.... More

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Anguilla
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109 reviews 109 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011

If you're looking for a sushi place that has good offerings without the super-trendy atmosphere, Akebono is a good choice. We popped in for a quick lunch and nabbed an Ichiro and Akebono roll off the menu. Both rolls were awesome and the service was prompt. The ambiance isn't anything too noteworthy (not particularly enticing) but the area isn't exactly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2011 via mobile

Authentic sushi. The japanese guys from NEC all love this place! Always great food

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