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Via Fiume 45, 19122 La Spezia, Italy
+39 0187 301570
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7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

I have been around the world have tried many japanese restaurants before. This restaurant is not Japanese. It is chinese trying to be japanese. The sashimi size is wrong. The tuna is frozen. The salad came heavily sours with loads of vinegar. The nigiri is hard. The ramen is chinese as the noodle and the soup is base on chinese... More 

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Thank Varut R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed foods and atmosphere, also beers from japan. Nice place to eat lots of sushi and other asian foods including dumplings, noodles, misosoup and etc.

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1 Thank Kangkook L
La Spezia, Italy
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Been to this restaurant quite a few times and it never disappoints. Great food, great atmosphere, helpful staff! The all you can eat menu is absolutely worth it. If you go on a Saturday night be sure to make reservations because it is packed!

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1 Thank Peter S
Var, France
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in La Spezia on our way home, and decided to try the Japanese all you can eat rather than pasta for a change. Very good and helpful service (in English), you get to order twice from the menu, as many dishes as you want from a large selection of hot and cold dishes. After a first run through... More 

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1 Thank Bogomips0
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

Came here for a dinner with a few friends, the food is alright and has quite a good selection on the menu. However the service could be better since it was very slow and not all the food we ordered got to our table. Good enough for a night out with friends, but not the greatest place to do so.

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Thank Nick M
Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2015

And it's Japanese. The Euro20 All You Can Eat deal is fantastic and the best value for money. Here's a tip. Don't order everything at once. Take you time and spread it out otherwise they will serve it all in one hit.

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Thank Stephen E
Singapore, Singapore
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36 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2015

The price of 20 euros for an all you can eat might seem a little steep but it is totally worth it at Sakura. In fact, if you are visiting Cinque Terre, you should take the opportunity to stop at La Spezia and eat at this little gem which is a 7 minute walk from the station in the center... More 

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Thank Zeus I
Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2015

clean restaurant and fast service . good fish , very fresh . good-value set menu .the restaurant is very nice and has a good atmosphere .

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Thank amanda s
La Spezia, Italy
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42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2015

I ate again in this restaurant last week after a while. Room staff all changed and these new waiters are hard-working guys but with zero experience, so they messed up several times with orders. Rice was terrible: it was warm and the proportion between fish and rice in every nigiri or maki was ridicoulous. (they even argue when one of... More 

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Thank Tommaso R
New York, New York, United States
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165 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2015

Great surprise during my last visit in La Spezia.....a great japanese restaurant. The place is easy to identify because is in your way to the railroad station from where you depart for the 5 terre

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Thank Leonardo Z

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Fiume 45, 19122 La Spezia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Province of La Spezia  >  La Spezia
  • Phone Number: +39 0187 301570

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