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Sakura Sushi Japanese Restaurant

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404 Wood St, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
8676683298
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Today
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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All hours
Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Calgary, Canada
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fare offered at Sakura is the best Sushi I've ever had, anywhere. The portions are very good-if you have a lunch box, be prepared, there's a lot of food. And the prices are very reasonable.

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Thank Mike B
Victoria, Canada
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

The atmosphere was pleasant, service reasonably prompt. The servers were attentive even though the restaurant was very busy. Clearly this is a popular spot in Whitehorse.

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Thank HaruWindsong
Sydney
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297 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 315 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

I am always a little nervous about eating Japanese in a very remote location, In this instance my concerns were misplaced. The food was very good - the standard you would expect in your neighbourhood Japanese restaurant. The seafood was fresh. The serving sizes were generous. The service friendly and efficient. We walked out of the Sakura restaurant feeling that... More 

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Thank Geddes_7
Surrey
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111 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

Ordered a bento box to go and it all tasted great. Plenty of food for a good price. Service was fast and food made up fresh

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Thank Kevin A
Ottawa, Canada
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63 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

Brave the rather garish signboarding and unpromising exterior to get inside this place. The staff were very welcoming and friendly, we had good food reasonably quickly delivered, and all at good value for money. Having had a really good meal we went back there again a week later and were remembered - impressive.

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Thank Richard C
Whitehorse, Canada
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71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016

The atmosphere is comfortable and they have two Tatami rooms. There is great value in their lunch Bento Box. I used to love the Sukiyaki here, but not on the menu any longer :(. Service is always prompt and quality of food very good.

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Thank KobyCanada
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I love sushi do we had to try sushi in Whitehorse during our road trip up north. We were very impressed. Food was very tasty! One of the best dynamite rolls I've ever had. Fresh crunchy deep fried prawns, I could feel the heat off that roll as soon as it arrived. They even put asparagus in... More 

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Thank Lucie K
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61 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

Very nice atmosphere, with good prices for the amount of food you get. This is a great place for couples that are looking to get something other than just a burger place. Great service with interesting adventure choices available.

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Thank Dave Z
Whitehorse, Canada
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

This ho hum restaurant so nicely decorated puts out some pretty poor food. The sushi better from the take out counter at your local supermarket. Other dishes, yakisoba, teriyaki, doms are pretty tasteless. You can do better whipping them up in your own kitchen. On multiple visits we have found the staff less than friendly. The restaurant has recently changed... More 

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Thank r0n69
New Brunswick, Canada
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155 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

Having tried a different sushi restaurant in town and not having a great experience, we were a little hesitant to try this one. However, we quickly relaxed when we walked in and saw a beautiful interior and friendly staff. (The outside of the building is deceiving.) When I opened the menu, I knew this would be a better experience. It... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 404 Wood St, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Yukon  >  Whitehorse
  • Phone Number: 8676683298

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?