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Sakae Japanese Restaurant

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Welcome to Sakae Japanese Restaurant. Providing Rwanda with fresh Sushi / Sashimi / Teppanyaki Excellence in Dining since 2011.
PRICE RANGE
$3 - $30
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Korean
FEATURES
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews sushi korean dishes service was excellent nice food saket city
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Reviewed January 28, 2019

Yes, this resto is called Sakae "Japanese"...but I think the best part is the Korean food they serve. The Korean pancake was especially tasty, and a fine portion for the price (5,000 RWF). Not sure about the sushi, as of course the seafood has to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Brittany_11_10
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Certainly a little treasure for Asian in Kigali. Very bright eating space with hibachi - we enjoyed the vegetarian options.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DCbibliophile
Reviewed August 4, 2018

I loved the Korean dishes here - the sushi was so-so (try Kiseki for that). The setting is big - vast really - and very bright. Service is lovely.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank physiciantraveler
Reviewed June 1, 2018

This place is great - with really good Korean food. I haven't built up the nerve to try sushi just yet - I'm a Rwandan!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank VaneyKigali
Reviewed April 30, 2018

We visited for dinner recently and ordered Korean dishes as we're a bit leary of ordering sushi so far from the sea. The food was passable, but a seemed to be Korean with a Chinese influence (this restaurant is co-located with Pan China). We found...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank ReidStPete
Reviewed April 29, 2018

This restaurant has good, healthy Asian food. A little pricy. They have an outside fire pit with chairs for lounging. Good view of the city. Parking is a bit of a problem. Very helpful servers.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Mat2818
Reviewed March 20, 2018

Fish for sushi is a good quality, but not that tasty. Dishes are made with passion even though prices seems still too high

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank carlotacconelli
Reviewed March 6, 2018

This is a somewhat expensive place to eat, but you get to enjoy truly delicious food in an elegant setting - worth the occasional splurge!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Stephanie2743
Reviewed February 11, 2018

Sakae is the favorite restaurant of a close friend, consequently we dine there several times a year. The food is interesting, if a bit pricy. As one who has celiac disease and needs to be sure food is gluten free I appreciate the care that...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank scn01
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Was a nice cozy visit on the way out of Kigali, good selection and variety. Service was good as well

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank owepend
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Response from Paul L | Property representative |
Thanks for asking! Yes we do accept both Visa and Master Card. Best Regards, Sakae Restaurant
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