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Sakura Gawa

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Vaeinoenkatu 26, Jyvaskyla 40100, Finland
+358 14 281128
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Jyvaskyla, Finland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Visiting this nice Asian restaurant in the Saturday afternoon. Buffet lunch was quite cheap, only 12 euros (not bad price for the weekend). There were a variety of dishes, even sushis. Staff was friendly, food was quite good. Sushi was a disappointment: it was not fresh (rice was too cold).

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

I had heard many good things of this restaurant and it was a huge disapointment when I went there on lunch and ate the buffet. The food did not look or taste fresh and I was not sure if I should eat the sushi if it's not fresh. The prize was pretty high for tasteless food. I don't really understand... More 

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Thank 416mettam
Western Finland, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

Good Chinese food is hard to find in Jyväskylä, but this comes very close. The Sunday buffet is €11 and had a wide selection of vegetarian and meat options. The restaurant has recently expanded and has plenty of seating for everyone. It is a great choice if you don't want to eat more chain restaurant food.

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Thank Shawn C
Finland
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

Our family had three different portions and they all were not tasty at like - felt like there were no spices at all. Also the service was not friendly, for example our kids did not get any fork or spoons even we ordered food and drinks for them.

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Thank Traveller_Fin_10
Western Finland, Finland
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2015

Eaten here many times. Food is nice and cheap, but service could be better. A small family restaurant, but they have expanded few times, so now you can come with a bigger croup also.

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Thank Illutyty
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

Nice place to eat chinese. Sushi buffet is great and always fresh. Service is quick and friendly. Prices low, about 11€ on saturdau as buffet.

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Thank Juhnu
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2014

Sakura Gawa serves very tasty Chinese food. E.g. Sechuan pork is so delicious! This is cosy restaurant and great value to money.

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Thank John S
Jyvaskyla, Finland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

This is the only Chinese restaurant in Jyväskylä where you have a large variety of dishes, which are done a little bit Finnish style. A nice buffet with sushis! Very friendly Chinese staff. They speak Finnish quite well. :)

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Thank Maijaska
Jyvaskyla, Finland
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2014

This is the first time and also the last time I eat at this restaurant. The restaurant looks cozy with Japanese decoration but in fact, it's a Chinese restaurant. The price is a little cheaper compared to other restaurants in Jyvaskyla, but when I hold the plate, it's so dirty, maybe because it's washed by cold water and the oil... More 

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Jyvaskyla, Finland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2014

I like the athmosprere and that you can change rice to fried noodles( with a small price). They made my vegan friends also special dishes. Best Asian restaurant in Jyväskylä.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vaeinoenkatu 26, Jyvaskyla 40100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Central Finland  >  Jyvaskyla
  • Phone Number: +358 14 281128

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