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1665 Wabash Avenue, Springfield, IL 62704-5310
(217) 726-8037
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4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Tue 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wed 4:30 pm - 9:30 am
Thu 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Ok

Service was great sushi was very good but Thai food was lacking. Would come back but maybe for the traditional Japanese food

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
Ashley A
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  • Special occasions
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Service was great sushi was very good but Thai food was lacking. Would come back but maybe for the traditional Japanese food

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

My husband, myself and our family made a reservation for a large group. Once we got there, we were told the whole party would have to be present, which would have been good to know in advance. After fifteen minutes my husband asked if we could sit since the rest of the party was five minutes away and we had... More 

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Springfield, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We dined at Okaka for our anniversary. We ordered sushi which was excellent. It took awhile to get to the table, but was very good. We both ordered a flight of saki. When done with that sake my husband wanted a glass one of the the kinds that was in the flight. The waitress left our table to find out... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

The sushi at Osaka is really great, but the service, as other reviewers noted, is lacking. We did have reservations and were seated quickly, but there were many delays in ordering and receiving our food.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I love this restaurant. It's my husband's first choice when going to Springfield. We always order the sushi rolls, and we have dined in both areas. I like the two menu options. If you sit in hibachi area, it's always a fun experience. The drinks are good as well.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

So, we tried Osaka. The waitress was not friendly and messed up the simplest of orders and the Hibachi chef was not of high quality, nor was his behavior appropriate. As far as the food goes, the soup and salad were great and the hibachi was average. Our sushi appetizer was warm and tasteless. $150 not worth it! Will not... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

We made a reservation - we would recommend this as most people were standing around to get a table. We sat down right away. The food was awesome but the wait staff (not the bus boys) need to take a happy pill! Just a little bit of a smile or extra effort would go a long way.

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Petersburg, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

This is definitely a place to go with a group or couples it's a very fun time and the chefs are great! The food is good with a great variety, great shrimp and steak

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Springfield, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I took my family there for a birthday celebration. It is not a cheap evening by any means, but an enjoyable one. My adult sons like their sushi and I like the filet. There were 7 of us and our server...Scott...did a great job. The Chef...Ada...was very entertaining and I would request him on our next visit. It is a... More 

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Springfield, Illinois, Usa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

I have visited Osaka multiple times and have to say the food is ok, however, the drinks pours are a disappointment. I ordered a vodka martini and received a glass a little over half full for a premium price. Same happened with my bourbon. Almost every other place in town will fill the glass for less money. The habachi was... More 

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Additional Information about Osaka

Address: 1665 Wabash Avenue, Springfield, IL 62704-5310
Phone Number: (217) 726-8037
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 9:30 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1665 Wabash Avenue, Springfield, IL 62704-5310
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: (217) 726-8037

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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