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Kamakura

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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93 avenida Norte Colonia Escalon, San Salvador, El Salvador
+503 2263 2401
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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tallahassee
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

I went to celebrate my son first year wedding anniversary, service was good very friendly waiter, we order our sushi, sashimi,drinks a $8:50 12 oz Sapporo beer. my sashimi was acceptable till I find in my tongue a sharp spine from the sea Urchin eggs (UNY),I call the attention of our waiter,He went to talk to the manager,the manager say... More 

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Thank pijuyo
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for the best sushi in el salvador then no need to go anywhere else. This is some of the best sushi I have ever had. Not only in el salvador but anywhere. The sushi is always very fresh and the portions are great for the price. Soup is always good. Service is great and friendly. Always... More 

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Thank twizaznize1
San Salvador, El Salvador
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32 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2016

I was drawn to this place for the great reviews but war completely disappointed. I order a Shrimp and Vegetables Tempura with a Miso Soup which was very watery. The food was only OK but I really did expected more. It was too price for what I got.

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Thank Mara D
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2016

This is the best sushi place in El Salvador. This is not the typical commercial sushi place. Here they serve real japanese sushi, sashimi, etc.

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Thank Alejandro M
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2016

I've been here just one, unfortunately!! My ex boyfriend took me there once, but since its location makes it hard to find, I haven't been able to come back. Little expensive yes, but OMG they have this soy thing that tastes delicious. I'm actually looking forward to come back... eventually.

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Thank Mimi O
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

The menu is very extensive, yet pretty much everything is high quality food. This is my favorite Japanese restaurant in San Salvador, and it has a very authentic atmosphere

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Thank Francisco Q
El salvador
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016

If you think sushi is good because you had some rolls in an american franchise, it's because you never tried Kamakura! it is a really fresh and authentic Japanese food. I'm a sushi lover and because of my work I have to travel a lot to many countries, and believe, the best sushi ever is in El Salvador! (By the... More 

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Thank AguilarRafita
Bologna, Italy
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

I have been positively surprised by this sushi restaurant. Good choice of both classic and inventive dishes, fast and attentive service. Overall a good experience for Central American standards.

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Thank Juliet_Manila
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great place, not too much parking, but you will love the house, environment and the food. Really fresh shushi. You will love it!. It's a little more expensive than other places, you should be preppared.

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Thank Sofia_gue
San Diego, California
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83 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2015

I first went to Kamakura on the recommendation of locals, and they were absolutely right. This restaurant has excellent food and service. I have been back several times and they have never disappointed me.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $25
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 avenida Norte Colonia Escalon, San Salvador, El Salvador
  • Location: Central America  >  El Salvador  >  San Salvador Department  >  San Salvador
  • Phone Number: +503 2263 2401

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