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Sushi Okalani

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Sushi, Japanese, Hawaiian
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109 1st St, Hood River, OR 97031-2379
541-386-7423
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Private Dining
Description: Sushi Okalani brings a vibrant, eclectic taste and atmosphere to Hood...
Sushi Okalani brings a vibrant, eclectic taste and atmosphere to Hood River, we have a variety of Japanese, Hawaiian, Thai and Sushi items. Very family friendly, we have a children's menu, Happy Hour 6 days a week, and two private Tatami rooms!
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Good for:
Families with children
Private Dining

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great sashimi at 9$

The place offers fresh sashimi and wasabi. I recommend trying the happy hour meals as well. The order takes a bit while to arrive but it's worth while waiting. So give it a shot you will not repent.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 4, 2015
TaranAnand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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  • Families with children
  • Private Dining
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Bangkok, Thailand
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

The place offers fresh sashimi and wasabi. I recommend trying the happy hour meals as well. The order takes a bit while to arrive but it's worth while waiting. So give it a shot you will not repent.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Sushi Okalani offers an assortment of delicious sushi rolls and other staples of Japanese cuisine, along with a wide selection of sake and beer. The chefs are all professionally trained and very friendly - eager to take special requests and make recommendations. If you do plan to try out Sushi Okalani, I would advise that you arrive early or go... More 

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Kennewick, Washington
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We wondered why people were lining up before the place opened for dinner, and now we know. Seating is very limited, but the food is delicious. The place was busy that night, and the service was not very attentive. We never got the drinks we ordered, but the food we ordered was great. We appreciated the menu showing gluten free... More 

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Junction City, Oregon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This place is small but good. Great atmosphere! If you like Japanese food come here. It is a little hard to find, but you'll be glad you did.

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Miami, Florida
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307 reviews 307 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Located in a basement, I ate here solo on a Saturday night at the sushi bar...Lots of good rolls and other dishes, crowded, but service was stellar. Food was very fresh.

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The Dalles, Oregon
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I was craving for some sushi and some maki so my hubby & I decided to eat in this restaurant and i was not dissapointed at all! They served really good food! Everything is good!

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Portland, Oregon
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014 via mobile

This is the best Sushi in Oregon. Hands down. I love the fish it's fresh and tasty. The atmosphere is alive and so popular, you might have to wait. It's worth it! I see more kids in this place - but maybe that is just the area culture. Kids eat heathy in the hood. I would keep it a secret... More 

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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Very unassuming place. We must've caught this place right as it opened because we walked in and were seated and within no more that 3 to 5 minutes the place was packed out the door! Though it's not a particularly big place, this was a very astonishing realization; shared by everyone in our party. The chef was great very engaging... More 

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Belfair, Washington
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We came here after a lovely day of hiking in the area and were expecting good food. Not the case. The food was not up to my expectations, the service was slow, and the prices were on the high side for the quality and quantity of food they served. I will not eat here again.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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199 reviews 199 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

We were looking for a lighter meal in Hood River and this was just perfect. The sushi rolls (Celilo and Bill Murray) were good but not great. The sushi was pretty good although I understand what some folks were saying in their reviews about inconsistent cuts of fish. The star was the wild salmon sushi! I love salmon sushi but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 109 1st St, Hood River, OR 97031-2379
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Hood River
  • Phone Number: 541-386-7423

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
  • Cuisine: Sushi, Japanese, Hawaiian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Sushi Okalani brings a vibrant, eclectic taste and atmosphere to Hood River, we have a variety of Japanese, Hawaiian, Thai and Sushi items. Very family friendly, we have a children's menu, Happy Hour 6 days a week, and two private Tatami rooms!
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?