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533 W 4TH Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501-2211 (Downtown)
(907) 272-9905
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  • English first
  • Japanese first
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English first
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

4 of us went to Kumagoro to dine & had a lovely meal so we went back the next night. Not so good , we were not given little hot towels this time, again there were 4 of us, a different 4, the gyoza's we ordered did not arrive until half way through 3 main courses, the 4th main course... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Right downtown, nice atmosphere. Wide selection of sushi, plus other options like tempura. Nice choices of saki. Pleasant service. Short walk to PAC.

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San Antonio, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Kumagoro is our all-time favorite Japanese restaurant outside of Japan! We have yet to find another place in Alaska or in the lower 48 that is as fresh and authentic. Every time we visit Alaska (every two years or so) we make sure to stop by Kumagoro for lunch. They are a little pricey (but Japanese food usually is). We... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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3 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I was feeling somewhat weighed down by American food until I discovered Kumagoro. A Japanese restaurant run by Japanese people was a welcome discovery. The food was very fresh and I felt almost as if I was back in Japan.

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Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Looks like a tourist trap, between tourist gift shops and tour operators, but it is quite good and reasonable priced. The Bento boxes are good.

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Menu is similar to Japanese restaurants in the US. Not exceptional but satisfying and fulfulling. Clean environment and friendly servers.

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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

I like the fact that I walk into a Sushi place and immediately see a full house both locals. Service was good, but the 2 girls were running around trying to keep up with everything. The Gyoza is made fresh each day, and tasted really good. Portions were pretty good size. Wife had seaweed salad and said it was good,... More 

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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47 reviews 47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

My husband and I ate dinner here on the 4th of July. The portions were huge! After reading a review that the sushi was expensive for the size, I was pleasantly surprised. I have never had rolls that big before. We ordered way too much food for the two of us. We ordered the king salmon box dinner, the gyoza,... More 

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Plano
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Tried the King Crab leg. Not as even close to the Ray's restaurant in Seward. Seems over cocked and hard to chew. Not very fresh either. Not recommended. Over priced.

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Anchorage, AK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

There were four adults and three toddlers in out party. Needless to say our babes made a HUGE mess. We tried to clean up all the rice but the wait staff wouldn't hear of it. They were so friendly and accommodating. We did leave a 25% tip to pay for the "damages." Food was very good.

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Additional Information about Kumagoro 1

Address: 533 W 4TH Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501-2211
Phone Number: (907) 272-9905
Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage>  > Downtown
Average Prices: USD 0 - 14
Cuisine: Sushi, Japanese

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