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Sakana Japanese Sushi & Steak

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1718 S Eagle Rd, Meridian, ID 83642-2446
(208) 888-6278
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had two different sushi dishes and the shrimp yaki soba. The yaki soba was decent but the sushi was not so good. It was pretty disappointing really. The service was spotty and our server wasn't all together pleasant. She consistently forgot things and didn't refill drinks. Overall, not inedible but not something I'd want to pay for either. Maybe... More 

Thank Westernrider16
Meridian, Idaho
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85 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Best quality Sushi in the area! Beautiful, fresh, delicious. Great for date night. Staff are friendly and will take good care of you. We love the specialty rolls: Hana, Mamasan, Viking and spicy angel but all of them are good. We haven't tried one we didn't like.

Thank Cherese T
Belton, Texas
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153 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

We stopped in for the $1 sushi and stayed for the hibachi. The sushi was really good and fun to order a bunch of different kinds to try. We enjoyed the hibachi and had the steak and lobster, which were cooked perfectly. The show was your typical hibachi cook, and very entertaining. We'd eat here again.

Thank LakebumsInTexas
Caldwell, Idaho
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71 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2016

After hearing rave reviews from friends and one family member, we decided to give Sakana's a try. The place is very clan and pleasant but the sushi just wasn't that great. At least not the ones we had. Some of the fish was a tad bit dry and the rolls we ordered were not at all flavorful. Bland is as... More 

Thank KenD3
Lynnwood, Washington
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114 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2016

This restaurant was right across the street from my hotel so I thought I'd try it. The rolls are very large. I ordered an Evergreen and an Iso Maki. I probably should have only ordered one (they were really big). I liked the Evergreen (it gets good reviews) but the Iso Maki was phenomenal and I highly recommended. Also, the... More 

Thank Mr_RN
Boise, Idaho
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 13, 2016

Love, love, love this place. The sushi is always fresh, the staff is friendly and I always overeat. Well, this last one is nobody's fault but my own.....it's hard to just pick one or two rolls and they're often rather big. The menu is extensive as the restaurant also serves a variety of appetizers, salads, hibachi (in the back of... More 

Thank NHB66
Boise, Idaho
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83 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2016 via mobile

You cannot beat the fresh fish and great atmosphere. I have eaten there many times with friends and family and enjoy it every time. At least twice a month for the last five to six years and have never been disappointed. Their special rolls are always top notch and the Miso and rice are done perfectly. I go nowhere else... More 

Thank travelfromIdaho
Eugene, Oregon
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

Have not been here in 3 years since I left Idaho, but still my favorite place for sushi. Being from California I am very picky and this place is as good as any that I have ever at in California or Oregon.

Thank Calequestrian13
Boise, Idaho
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83 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

I have gone here for the last few years everyone I want fresh sushi and fish. They have consistently met the mark on quality and quantity. My family love it and we have had a couple of small parties there in one of their private rooms. The private rooms have a table that you can sit Japanese style at or... More 

Thank travelfromIdaho
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

New to Boise area, looking for good sushi. As Sakana was close decided to try. We travel all over US and have found some great sushi restaurants. Sakana was just ok, nothing to bring me back. I will have to say the serves was excellent, however; the sushi was mediocre. It had okay flavor, but color and therefore freshness was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $15
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1718 S Eagle Rd, Meridian, ID 83642-2446
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Meridian
  • Phone Number: (208) 888-6278

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?