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Sakana Japanese Sushi & Steak

1718 S Eagle Rd, Meridian, ID 83642
(208) 888-6278
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English first
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57 reviews 57 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Found the hibachi expensive and ordinary. Over $20 for an entree and 2.50 extra for fried instead of steamed rice. Service was also mediocre. Waiter never came by after serving the entrée. Had to ask for the bill. The place was not that busy. Not worth going back.

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North Salt Lake, Utah
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217 reviews 217 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Sakana Japanese Sushi absolutely lives up to high expectations. It is conveniently located across the street from the Courtyard Hotel where we were staying. Unassuming on the outside, once inside everything changes. The restaurant is divided into sections for a bar, table seating, tatami rooms, and teppanyaki grill and tastefully decorated throughout. The first sign of quality was the extensive... More 

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Issaquah, Washington
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100 reviews 100 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Ate here for a work meeting last month. The location was great, based on my hotel, as it right across the street. The sushi was good, but we did order Steak too. The Steak done "Benihana" style in that it was chopped in to small pieces, and grilled with way too much sauce, seasoning etc. As a result was that... More 

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Texas City, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This is a great place to dine in or take out. I would definitely recommend it. I eat here frequently while traveling on business and the service and quality are consistent. The sushi is fresh and clean. They also have a great atmosphere.

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Kemmerer, Wyoming
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We are from Wyoming so on our travels we always try out different sushi restaurants until we find one we love. We would definitely go back to this one, the atmosphere, chefs and servers were all great. The sashimi was great, miso was great and the roll we had was average but still good. The sushi bar chefs gave us... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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137 reviews 137 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

On a recent visit, we ordered 3 different rolls suggested by our server. All were very different and excellent, from unagi and maguro to sake and tako. They bring their fish in 3 times per week making a big difference in taste and texture. Kudos!

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Caldwell, Idaho
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This is one of our favorite places to eat everyone is friendly and are so welcoming the food is great and never once had a bad experience we will always go as long as they are in business.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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127 reviews 127 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

I ordered on-line and was given a time to pick up the order--when I arrived they dug the order out of a pile of orders and then turned it in to the kitchen. 30 minuites later I had some good food.

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Camarillo, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Stopped by for a quick lunch, food was very good.Waiter was very knowledgeable with my questions. Would eat there again

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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147 reviews 147 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

This is not a bad restaurant, nor is it an excellent restaurant. It is right in the middle. For me, the sushi was loaded with rice and overwhelmed the fish... yeah, a personal preference. Service was spotty, but everyone was nice. The food was prepared with care, but just was strong on the rice content. Would I return? Possibly.

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Additional Information about Sakana Japanese Sushi & Steak

Address: 1718 S Eagle Rd, Meridian, ID 83642
Phone Number: (208) 888-6278
Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Meridian
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Japanese

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