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Sasaki Japanese Restaurant

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8979 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77063-3601
+1 713-266-5768
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Jan 29, 2017
Jul 21, 2017
“Going out of Business?”
Open Now
All hours
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
$$ - $$$
8979 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77063-3601
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

this is usually 1 of our favorite places to go and we have been many times in the past 10 years but now i fear they are going out of business. my last 3 visits were not good. the food was bad (too fishy on...More

Thank joyce e
Reviewed March 1, 2017

not sure what happened to this place. i used to live nearby and go at least once a week. they had super fresh sushi, great soups and i love the bento box w/fish of the day. but my last couple of visit have been very...More

Thank joyce e
Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

Sasaki has a favorite of my family for at least 20 years. The chef is one of the only few Japanese chefs left in the city. Consistently delivering fresh Sashimi/Sushi over the years. My staple is always Uni, Chawan Mushi and escolar. Love rhis place.

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Sasaki is a Great place for fresh and reasonably price sushi. It's simple and easy. They have the best unagi I've ever had. The crisp on it is delicious. The scallop is sweet and tasty at a great price. The taste is comparable to the...More

Thank ANS29
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

The closest Japanese food to Japan can be found at this restaurant. It is Japanese owned and you'll also find Japanese clients here which says a lot. I have visited this several times and find the food to be very original and truly Japanese. The...More

Thank Tony T
Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

Very nice authentic sushi place, always very fresh and first grade fish served. Look no further if you are interested in proper sushi place.

Thank Vladimir L
Reviewed February 17, 2016

This is one of the very few Japanese eateries in town that are actually run by Japanese. Others are usually run by the Taiwanese. Taiwan used to be Japanese territory before the Second World War. My wife and I had been there several times for...More

Thank Victor C
Reviewed August 26, 2015

I traveled in many countries and I'm a real big fan of sushis and sashimis. Sasaki in Houston is undoubtedly the best place I've ever been ! The Japanese Chef is a real Sensei, he's an artist and he offers the widest selection of raw...More

1  Thank Renaud_Texan
Reviewed May 31, 2015

There's something about Sasaki that reminds me of being in a New York City izakaya - cozy seating, straightforward but authentic Japanese decor and an excellent and rather large menu. I'm happy getting various pieces of sushi, personally. This past visit, we were unfortunately rushed...More

Thank Brichford
Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

I love this place!!!!!!! Beef Tataki is great~~ Ten Soba is also my favorite. Yellowtail with Jalapeno~~~ Nigiri is fresh and melts in your mouth.

Thank Randy Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8979 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77063-3601
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-266-5768
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