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Samurai Sushi and Hibachi

7125 Mills Civic Pkwy, Ste 160, West Des Moines, IA 50266-8350
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Ranked #33 of 201 restaurants in West Des Moines
Cuisines: Sushi
Most recent review
- May 7, 2013
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15 reviews from our community

73% Recommend
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Des Moines, Iowa
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48 reviews 48 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013 via mobile

The sushi is very consistent. Mondays and Tuesdays their special rolls are $10. Which makes it very affordable. Top five sushi in Des Moines area.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

On Tuesday evenings their "Special Rolls" are only $10 and martinis are $5. At that price it's fun to try out new flavors. Try the "Amazing" roll and the Lemon Drop Martini.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

Loved everything about it. I do not like sushi, but i tried it again to see if i would have a change of heart (which i didn't :() but my husband enjoyed having it all to himself. The food, service, atmosphere were awesome! Highly recommend to anyone that gets in that area!!!

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Westerville, Ohio
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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

Excellent experience, the entertainment value was average but the food was terrific. We were there on a Monday night so there was only one chef on staff.

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Panora, Iowa
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

My family and I visit often, and we are never dsappointed with the food, service, or atmosphere. Its perfect. If you like sushi, you will love this place. If you have never tried it, there is no better place to then here. :)

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22 reviews 22 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012 via mobile

Enjoyed this restaurant. Went on Wednesday night where they have specials 3 specialty rolls for $20 which was a pretty good deal. Hibachi chef was very funny. Atmosphere was OK. Service was a little slow.

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Des Moines, IA
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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

We visited this restaurant on a Thursday night. There was NO wait and we were seated immediately, which was nice. The food is just OK, compared to other Japanese restaurants in the Des Moines area. There was little to no service - the person who gave us our drinks never stopped back to see if we needed refills at all.... More

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Davenport, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

the food was great and well priced, the bar was awesome and they really made me feel at home especially after a long month of traveling. i recomend this place to anyone looking for good,food,good prices, and great service. thanks guys

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West Des Moines, IA
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88 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

I've been here probably 6 times and I see a pattern. The food is top quality, always good. The hibachi chefs are very entertaining. The service is where the problem is. Once seated it can take a long time for orders to be processed. The last time our drink order sat on the bar for almost 15 minutes before being... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2011

I have been to this restaurant several times. Their sushi is fresh and their hibachi is great. I just wish our waitress knew what I meant when I said I wanted the Yum Yum sauce to go with my hibachi?!? Oh well, I would definitely recommend it.

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