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3912 N Oracle Rd Ste 100, Tucson, AZ 85705-3271
(520) 293-1963
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

At first I was nervous, because the dining room was empty (as a traveler, an empty restaurant can sometimes be a warning) but it turns out I was just 30 minutes early for a dinner rush. I ordered a couple sushi rolls, and found a seat. Food was out pretty quickly, but took long enough to know that they had... More 

Thank Joseph J
Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

Small shop in a strip mall on Oracle Rd. Casual, friendly, not expensive($21 before tax). I got the Special and Alaska roll, with two sodas. Teriyaki chicken over noodles w/rice and potato salad. Alaska roll was a California roll topped with salmon, green onions, and spices mayo. Very good. Not huge portions, but less expensive. Don't expect the Ritz, but... More 

Thank leylax1
Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016

Awesome authentic Japanese food in a casual atmosphere. Beats any other Japanese food in the area - hands down.

Thank jgalloway7
Globe, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

This is a small place but the steady stream of customers shows how popular it is and for good reason. The food was excellent. Very fresh. Will come again

Thank Griffons
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

I eat here more than almost any place in town. The sushi is very limited, but generous and fresh. The Japanese dishes are always delicious and very well-prepared. And the service and prices are great. What else could you ask for a restaurant?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

This place has excellent spicy tuna bowls, it's fresh, delicious and the portions are big. I'm a picky sushi eater and this place is excellent.

Thank Ksulia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 via mobile

Noticed no recent review, well let me tell you this place is AWESOME! For such a small shop the menu is huge! And for the relatively cheap prices they have the food is FANTASTIC even compared to pricy Japanese restaurants!

Thank My Info J
Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013 via mobile

I think I've eaten everything on the menu! Sticky rice with all dishes is how it should be and easy to eat with chopsticks. Everything is well priced under $9 perfect for lunch or dinner. my personal favorites, spicy tuna don, terriyaki chicken, fiery chicken don and LOVE the potato salad....but I might be alone on that.

Thank mgrp
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

It used to be good, but under the new owners, it's really great. I love the new sushi offerings. They only offer what is very fresh. I also like the sukiyaki. Great service and excellent value.

Thank BuffCrone
Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2012

Being locals, we go to Samurai at the last minute - when we don't feel like cooking tonight - and we want a quick, satisfying meal for a reasonable price. Samurai's a small place, in a storefront, with about ten tables - set back from the road - easy to miss, but they have an extensive menu (84 items in... More 

Thank Loring G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Sushi, Asian, Japanese, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3912 N Oracle Rd Ste 100, Tucson, AZ 85705-3271
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: (520) 293-1963

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