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Akashi Sushi Bar

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2020 Harshman Rd, Dayton, OH 45424-5024
937-233-8005
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 1
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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
Sweet Little Original Sushi Bar

This is a small little sushi bar with the best sushi. Daily specials are posted and the sushi bar is right in front where you can sit and watch them make your sushi. The variety is very good. The dinner menu is also good with appetizers, seafood, beef/pork and chicken offerings, noodle dinners and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 17, 2015
Miviw
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Dayton, Ohio
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Dayton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

This is a small little sushi bar with the best sushi. Daily specials are posted and the sushi bar is right in front where you can sit and watch them make your sushi. The variety is very good. The dinner menu is also good with appetizers, seafood, beef/pork and chicken offerings, noodle dinners and salad dinners as well. The offer... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I suppose I am considered a regular at Akashi because I go several times a month. It's just THAT good. I try to change it up a bit every now and then, but seriously, I get the best thing on the menu and I want it every time... Firecracker sushi roll (NOM!!!), hand roll (they are only $1/person and totally... More 

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Yellow Springs
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We have been here a couple times. First with just myself, my wife and our two little ones. Next time was with our extended family (about 9 of us). Typical of sushi restaurants around here with the timing of the food delivery. It's... random. We just assume it's always going to be this way and thus, take a few extra... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

This is my favorite place for sushi in Dayton. They also have a great amount of items on their non sushi menu. The staff is warm and welcoming and take good care of you. Nice selection of drinks too.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Although I have had sushi as a side dish a number of times before, I have never been to a sushi bar/restaurant with the intent to have a meal of sushi. My (adult) son lives in Dayton, so when I was visiting, we deciding to eat at a sushi bar he was familiar with. I ordered the Rainbow Roll and... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

This was my first experience eating at a sushi bar. The staff (waitress & sushi chef) were wonderful. They were very helpful in helping me choose what to order for my first time. The sushi was fresh & delicious!! I ordered the Rainbow Roll & Cucumber Roll. I literally stuffed myself. However, my sweet tea was a little too sweet.... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Akashi definitely has the best Japanese food in the area. I go to Akashi for lunch at least once a week, and they have the best bento out of any Japanese restaurants in dayton. I usually order a Wariko bento. Which comes with a choice of main meat (bulgogi, kalbi, teriyaki chicken, salmon, etc), assorted tempura, yakisoba, cali roll, sashimi,... More 

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Galloway, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

It's so wonderful (and we often take advantage of local places) that Akashi has been an established restaurant in Riverside, Ohio for a number of years. We live close by, but have not gotten around often enough to try all of their wonderful meals and sushi. Well, this was our second time, and we wanted to get some sushi. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

When we want sushi Akashi is always our first choice in town. The restaurant is warm and welcoming and the staff is always wonderful. We always have the spicy tuna, my favorite then choose others as the mood strikes. They have all been wonderful.

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Dayton, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

We wanted sushi for dinner so we went to Akashi. The decor is a bit dated and it is casual or nice casual. The service was excellent; a server was always nearby. The sushi was okay. If you are into fried sushi, I do not recommend this place; they only had one deep fried sushi and didn't offer any nigiri.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2020 Harshman Rd, Dayton, OH 45424-5024
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Dayton
  • Phone Number: 937-233-8005

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
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
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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