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Sushi Okalani

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109 1st St, Hood River, OR 97031-2379
+1 541-386-7423
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5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 am - 9:30 am
Fri 12:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Private Dining, Reservations
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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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
8 on a tatami mat

Go here with a group and reserve a private screened room so you can sit on the floor and have lots of laughs. Try the many sakes, filtered and unfiltered. Sample the great sushi. But by all means order the Kickitat River salmon - the best we have ever tasted! The wait staff is very well... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Cleveland, Ohio
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Cleveland, Ohio
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Go here with a group and reserve a private screened room so you can sit on the floor and have lots of laughs. Try the many sakes, filtered and unfiltered. Sample the great sushi. But by all means order the Kickitat River salmon - the best we have ever tasted! The wait staff is very well informed on both sake... More 

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Carson, Washington
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20 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Wonderful place to go on a date night, or even take your family. Food here is fresh and tasty. If you don't know what you want all you have to do is ask, they'll give you some great suggestions. We've never been unhappy with anything here. Always trying new things on the menu. It is a must go to place... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

what can I say? Sushi Okalani is my favorite place in town to get sushi. tastes amazing and it's cool being able to sit up front and watch the nice people make the sushi. I never leave hungry. eat here to fulfil your sushi cravings.

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The Dalles, Oregon
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Thank god for Sushi Okalani. If you smile when you think of fresh sushi and a small intimate restaurant, this place is for you. Its hidden in a basement in the corner of Hood River's hot spot downtown. This place gets packed easy and can take a while to get dinner, but everyone there is working nonstop. Just be patient.... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 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
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 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
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

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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206 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 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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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

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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Additional Information about Sushi Okalani

Address: 109 1st St, Hood River, OR 97031-2379
Phone Number: +1 541-386-7423
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Hood River
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday 5:00 am - 9:30 am
Tuesday 5:00 am - 9:30 am
Wednesday 5:00 am - 9:30 am
Thursday 5:00 am - 9:30 am
Friday 12:00 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi, Hawaiian

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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: +1 541-386-7423

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi, 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
Monday
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Tuesday
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Wednesday
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Thursday
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Friday
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 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?