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Sakura Sushi Japanese Restaurant

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404 Wood St, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
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Sun 16:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
Sat 12:00 - 15:00
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Washington DC
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100 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

Had dinner here one night while in Yukon to view the northern lights. Sushi was pretty good, mayo on the California roll turned off my husband, but otherwise good sushi. the menu is pretty extensive so we did a few courses. a bit pricey but were there on a tuesday when they have a discount.

Thank travel-crab
Mayo, Canada
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

The seaweed salad is so good. The staff is kind. They close from 2-4, however if you are already eating they don't mind if you take your time.

Thank SaviourTastebuds
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Recently opened at the Golden Sakura, we ordered the dynamite box, some negiri sushi and tempura. The restaurant was almost full upon arrival but we received our food quickly and freshly prepared...the tempura is always good -- never too oily or greasy. This is our favourite Japanese place in Whitehorse.

Thank cnd_vacation_luvr
Port Moody, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

We have tried several Asian food during our 3-day stay and found that Sakura is the best to recommend.

Thank pauline201609
Brainerd, Minnesota
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

Sorry but I cannot remember what dishes I had when I was there this last summer on a trip to and from Alaska. However, it was excellent enough that I went back on the return trip and remember being very pleased with the meal.

Thank Jakhack
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

We go here quite often to enjoy Sakuras many choices of delicious food. I would recommend it for lunch and dinner.

Thank Rose B
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015

When I have meetings in Whitehorse for the week, I usually eat at least half of my meals at Sakura Sushi. They make excellent sushi!

Thank Crystal L
Yellowknife, Canada
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226 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2015

This is the best sushi I have had in the Yukon. The quality of the ingredients was good, the servers were friendly and I found the prices reasonable. The two cautions I have are the food took an exceptionally long time to arrive (group of six order) and that parking at lunch time can be a bother. I hear there... More 

Thank Kris J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

A big statement, yes, but entirely justified. The beef tataki and spicy tuna are worth a proper tonguing

Thank Sh-mack
Whitehorse, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

The food is consistently good here, but not always the service. Do not take a table upstairs, they forget about you and you may end up in a small wood panelled less than spotless room with only two tables, where you end up "eating " dinner with another couple since you are so close and you are the only background... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 404 Wood St, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Yukon  >  Whitehorse
  • Phone Number: 8676683298

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