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Sasa Izakaya

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1432 N Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4605
+1 925-210-0188
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sashimi” (9 reviews)
“duck buns” (6 reviews)
“parfait” (6 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1432 N Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4605
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sasa is really expensive - there I've said it. However, the food and the service are exceptional. They serve mostly small plates, so you tend to keep ordering because you are sharing, in our case, among four people. Each dish was better than the previous...More

Thank YayaShare
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a small,cozy, romantic restaurant with a patio setting. All small plates had ample portions. Enjoyed the chicken, pork belly skewers. Cooking pieces of steak over hot stones was delightful! Delicious desserts!

Thank _go9ersdh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch for 6 on a not busy early Sunday afternoon resulted in pretty good food marred by sporadic service. This is one of the prettiest Japanese restaurants I’ve seen recently. I thought even the men’s room had been given some decorating thought. The food was...More

Thank Rappongi27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The sushi and fish here are excellent and the design of the room gives it a cool vibe. It’s not the cheapest sushi around but is always fresh and inventive. Try the Sasa Roll (a take on spicy tuna) and the North Main Roll (tempura...More

Thank SJDTravel1
Reviewed February 20, 2018

Very pleasant interiors with noise levels suitable for conversations. Excellent service and sushi dishes well above average for suburban location.

Thank hakccmd
Reviewed February 13, 2018

Some very nice restaurants are one hit wonders or are so great the first time they underwhelm me after that, Not SASA, This has been my favorite for a few years, what spurred me to write this is 3 trips in 2018, different friends, different...More

Thank mmfm012016
Reviewed January 23, 2018

My kids know me well and know what i like so they suggested for my birthday we go to Sasa. Gave our car to valet in front of restaurant and stepped in to an awesome place. The place was jumping and my eyes were checking...More

Thank Novelle L
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

This place continues to be amazing. I have eaten here several times and the same great taste and quality are still present! Make reservations as this place gets packed!

Thank christinar175
Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful Japanese restaurant in downtown Walnut Creek, so parking might be a bit difficult. The restaurant is beautifully appointed with a lively but relaxed atmosphere. Server was efficient and very helpful. Four of us ordered a variety of small plates. I particularly...More

Thank Sherry S
Reviewed December 9, 2017

We just walked in off the street with no previous experience with the restaurant. We are not from Walnut Creek so our lack of local knowledge is not so unusual. We were blown away by our experience. Great Nigiri Sushi (I really love their Saba...More

Thank byoung3rd
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Jim C
May 6, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1432 N Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4605
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Walnut Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 925-210-0188
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