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Sakura Sushi Japanese Restaurant

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404 Wood St, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2E8, Canada
8676683298
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11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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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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Sydney
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263 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 310 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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Surrey
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99 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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60 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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 stars 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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62 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars 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 stars 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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Thank CndnFlagOnBckpck
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

I came in late and they were about to close. The owner and staff were kind enough to make me a Togo box. She also recommended a place close by to stay that was comfortable and affordable. The food was great so I came back for some more.

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Thank James D
Seattle, Washington
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

As first time visitors to Whitehorse, we were told by our hosts that this was a good restaurant for Japanese food. We were not disappointed. Although the exterior (and the entire street!) wasn't inviting, once inside we did like the atmosphere. The servers were friendly and service was quick. The udon with delicate broth was delicious! My husband had the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Families with children
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 Y1A 2E8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Yukon  >  Whitehorse
  • Phone Number: 8676683298

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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