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Sakura Japanese Restaurant

$$ - $$$
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3758 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056-5210
+1 704-823-3388
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I've eaten here several times before and normally it's been good, but not tonight. I was seated immediately and my server showed up right away. I ordered the Teriyaki Steak Deluxe, which comes with the Miso soup and a salad. Both were brought to my table within a couple of minutes. The Miso was good and hot and the salad... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

The places is nice and the sushi is acceptable. The service is really amicable and the place has a nice atmosphere

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Clover, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

I enjoyed my dinner with friends and the food was very good. Fast and friendly service. The place was nice and cozy. I liked the variety of choices.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2016

Bought a Groupon offer for Sakura. What better way to try out something different. Nice decor and dining area. The hostess & waitress were friendly and our service was prompt. Large variety of items to choose from including sushi. Decisions, decisions. I had the shrimp and steak dinner. Steak was good and cooked to order. The shrimp was overcooked to... More 

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Thank Blacjac443
Charlotte, North Carolina
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

The worst service and quality of food was horrible. This is the worst customer service I have ever had. Even after I spoke to the so called manager Kathy who was so rude, no apologies at all. I order the Steak Teriyaki which was cold the veggies were salty and over cooked. I ask if I could have my food... More 

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Denver, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

Great pot stickers. Wife enjoyed coconut chicken, delicately flavored. I had hibachi steak and chicken (prepared in kitchen and brought out, not table side). Both very good. Reasonable prices and with a Groupon coupon, a very good value. Got in and out quickly which was good as we had much to do that evening.

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Thank Pat O
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

I had a friend in town and we wanted to grab sushi on way to Crowders Park. We waited at the front for a few minutes before any sign of a hostess. When she came to the front to greet us, she was friendly. It took a another few minutes for a server to greet us. We ordered 3 rolls.... More 

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Thank Deanna N
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2015

While this was a strip mall restaurant I thought I would review it because the seafood is better than a recent restaurant in CT, where the prices were higher and you would have expected the fish to be fresher. They feature bento boxes but also have an nice fish and chips meal that I would recommend.

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Lincolnton, North Carolina
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

The quality of food was terrible. Had to send back both plates of food. The steak was undercooked and the chicken was very fatty. Ended up having to get one meal replaced. Not worth going to again.

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Thank Wendara B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

They use a lot of creme cheese which I'm not a fan of. Odd to see a Mexican guy make sushi but does it well

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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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3758 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056-5210
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Gastonia
  • Phone Number: +1 704-823-3388

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