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1525 South Atherton Street, State College, PA
814-234-1566
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 17
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  • 14
    Very good
  • 7
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  • 4
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good lunch

Decent lunch choices and prices. I had the chicken hibachi which was so derail and my husband had suishi sashimi lunch. He said it was good, not the best sunshine he has had and somewhat disappointed it was a generic California roll with it. Good for a quick lunch.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Decent lunch choices and prices. I had the chicken hibachi which was so derail and my husband had suishi sashimi lunch. He said it was good, not the best sunshine he has had and somewhat disappointed it was a generic California roll with it. Good for a quick lunch.

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State College, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

I stopped in on the spur of the moment, ordered 4-5 appetizers for take out that looked really good. When I got home (I live out of town) I opened the box and it contained a large portion of rice with greasy chicken strips on top. Called the restaurant- nobody spoke enough English to understand that I got the wrong... More 

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central pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Veg tempura appetizer was excellent; crunchy tuna roll appetizer was not so great; tempura shrimp was excellent; yellowtail roll appetizer was good. Nabe Yakiudon was a tasty treat. Hibachi scallops and chicken were mediocre dishes. Sushi plate was good.

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san diego
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I love this place and now they deliver! I am hooked on Tuna Tartar, Goyza and the steak and scallop hibachi. The spicy tuna roll is amazing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Fresh sushi Friendly staff quick service Great lunch specials I come here often with family and friends actually it's my go to place for sushi .. Quiet weekdays for lunch

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Altoona, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Excellent service and high quality sushi. Sashimi was very fresh and eel lover roll was delicious! Served in a clean environment. Will return!

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Jersey Shore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Very rude service, but then again that has been my experience at most Japanese restaurants. So snooty - I hate that! BUT... this was the BEST sushi I have had in a long time. Good thing they have fresh fish, otherwise their bad attitude would put them out of business. So five stars for sushi but 0 stars for service... More 

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State College, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I've eaten at Sakura many times and enjoyed it--especially the Thai curries and some of the Chinese dishes. But they changed the menu sometime in the spring of 2014. When I ate there in August (2014), there were no curries or Chinese stir fries. I ended up ordering grilled salmon. It was dry, tasteless, and nearly inedible. My friends enjoyed... More 

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Bruhl, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

The service is very friendly and it feels like an authentic Japanese place. The sushi is the best in town and I've tried them all...

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Arlington, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

I had the tofu teriyaki, and the tofu was fine, but the sauce was gummy and thoroughly unremarkable. The salad was mostly iceberg lettuce topped with a bland dressing. The chicken in my companion's chicken with pineapple was mostly breadcrumbs, which she scraped off to encounter rather tasteless meat.

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Additional Information about Sakura Asian Restaurant

Address: 1525 South Atherton Street, State College, PA
Phone Number: 814-234-1566
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Sushi, Asian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1525 South Atherton Street, State College, PA
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: 814-234-1566

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sushi, Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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