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Sakura Japanese Steak House

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12741 Ocean Gateway, Ocean City, MD 21842
410-213-7711
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 5
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  • 2
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    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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This is our second or third time to Sakura and I must say we have never been disappointed in either the restaurant's food or service. Yes we were there off season, but still had no wait to be seated or for the meal to begin. "Mr. Lee" was our chef and was actually quite good and a very good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
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pennsylvania
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pennsylvania
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61 reviews 61 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

This is our second or third time to Sakura and I must say we have never been disappointed in either the restaurant's food or service. Yes we were there off season, but still had no wait to be seated or for the meal to begin. "Mr. Lee" was our chef and was actually quite good and a very good cook.... More 

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Seaford, Delaware
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40 reviews 40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

If you like hibachi food where it's cook in the center for a group of people, you'll like this place. It's the standard Japanese restaurant. It was a bit empty because of the season, but we enjoyed the atmosphere and food.

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Waldorf
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

While staying in OC we stopped in to eat. They prepare your food right there at your table, and the chef we had made it fun to watch. The food was amazing. Even my 5-year-old grandson ate everything on his plate!

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Berlin, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

Went went July 27 for a birthday with a party of 9 including one kid. Our chef was okay. Not quite as funny as a nearby chef and did special things for my friend with the birthday. The drinks are delicious. We paid extra to get the Buddha cups. I thought it was a priced a little high for the... More 

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cleveland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We had a party of 8 (with reservations) and were seated right away. Our Hibachi chef was named the Rock. He kept everyone entertained, especially my two nephews. We all had a very good dinner and a good laugh at the same time. It was a good break away from the regular Ocean City madness at dinnertime.

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New York City, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We came here despite the mixed reviews. I always like to try things for myself. Not sure why some people were so negative. I ate here with a party of 9. We all enjoyed the food. I got the steak and shrimp. I also ordered the Kani salad and the Tuna sushi from the sushi menu. I wasn't so pleased... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Food was good at best hibachi chef was not very funny ordered 2 rolls they toothpick and very pricey go some where else

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I was surprised to see so many great reviews for this restaurant. I'm guessing the difference between our experience and the others is we went to the sushi bar and not the teppanaki tables. I love sushi and seek it out where ever I go. This was a disappointment. I knew I was in trouble when there were very few... More 

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Fenwick Island, Delaware
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137 reviews 137 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Shawna and Mike took us out to Sakura’s in West Ocean City to celebrate Mother’s Day. From the sushi choices, Shawna and Mike ordered the “Godzilla” and I ordered the avocado cucumber roll. A choice of appetizers is included with the entrée. Crista ordered scallops with the chicken livers, I ordered the salmon steak, with sautéed mushrooms as appetizer, while... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

Food was great. Our chef Koji was very friendly and funny on top of a skilled chef. The service was fast and the atmosphere very comfortable

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12741 Ocean Gateway, Ocean City, MD 21842
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: 410-213-7711

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Steakhouse
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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