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Okura Japanese Cuisine Restaurant

703 Ace Memorial Dr, Hockessin, DE 19707-1037
302-239-8486
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Ranked #5 of 37 Restaurants in Hockessin
Hours:
Sun 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Japanese
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Been there several times for sushi which is average at best but knowing that we went there out of convenience. The head waitress (owner) pushed us to try the dragon roll said it "very good". It turned out that they had prepared it hours before for another customer and attempted to recycle it on us while charging us full price... More

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Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Do you feel that sushi places have become ubiquitous? Noisy, overcrowded and honestly, a bit rushed, with not-so-friendly service? Well then we have a secret. Ok, maybe not so much a secret, as Okura, our favorite place to be, has been rated one of The Best Of Delaware by its readers and editors and has many faithful happy regulars. We... More

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Wilmington, Delaware
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Fresh sushi and a staff that treats you like family. What more can you ask for? Sit in a tatami room with your family and celebrate as we do. Or, come by yourself and sit at the sushi bar and chat with the chef. He is amazing and pretty funny too. Amy and Victor, the owners go out of their... More

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Hockessin, Delaware
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38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

My husband and I treat ourselves with night out at Okura. Always super fresh sushi. Amy, the owner always makes suggestions that she knows we will like. Grab a seat at the sushi bar for the most fun!!

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Wilmington, Delaware
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

We sat at the bar which was an excellent idea, because we were able to talk with the the two sushi chefs preparing the food. They prepared some excellent dishes and rolls for my guests and their personality and conversation added to the excellent dishes. The service was outstanding.

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Southeastern, Pennsylvania
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37 restaurant reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

We've been getting takeout here for about five years. We recently got practically the same order -- a sashimi deluxe dinner, plus two specialty sushi rolls -- from both Okura and another nearby restaurant, just two weeks apart. (I won't name it, but for locals, the one in the Lowes shopping center in Avondale.) We had never had two sashimi/sushi... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

We always have a wonderful time here. Probably have been here 15 times so far. The service is great, the price is right, and the quality is unmatched. Pretty sure you can't be disappointed here. We generally get some of the higher cost specialty rolls when we come here, but even then its only around $13 for some really big... More

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West Grove, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

For my wife and I, Asian restaurants mean Sushi and, increasingly for us, Sushi means “rolls”. After 12+ years on the hill west of Hockessin, there is a lot more completion for the Sushi business in the area; but in my opinion Okura’s rolls are still the best. This visit we enjoyed excellent “Oyster”, “Rock ‘N’ Roe” and “Snow Maki”... More

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Hockessin, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

We've been going to Okura for years. The Owners go out of their way to help us and always make great suggestions. We've ordered very large trays for Christmas Eve every year and they always remember our order and get it right. Also, they are really wonderful with our 2 year old. He frequently leaves half the rice on the... More

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Hockessin, Delaware
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38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

The folks at Okura are amazing. The sushi is so fresh. Fun to sit at Sushi bar and watch it being assembled. Service is great. The owners make a special point to stop my the table and make suggestions.

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