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2327 Buchanan Road, Antioch, CA 94509
+1 925-778-1585
16:00 - 21:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 15:30 - 22:00
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Antioch, California
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Located in a strip mall on a busy street, you might be tempted to pass Okawa by and search for another eatery. Don't give in to that urge! The service is attentive; the sushi is excellent and the surroundings relaxing (even during a busy lunch). Prices are moderate. For three diners eating sushi, miso soup and beverages, lunch (depending on... More 

Thank globallover
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Food was better this visit.Unfortunate that the server lacks customer service skills.Very little expression and showed a smile only when presenting the bill.Perhaps being overly critical on one point:holding her fingers inside the rice bowl when placing the bowl from the tray onto the table.Possibly the last visit here.Plenty of other restaurants from which to patronize.

Thank Richard Y
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Great menu, even impressed our finicky out of town guests. Everything served was wonderful. Service was great as well.

Thank Ed L
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I love the sushi from this place , is always so fresh, everything on the menu is good and if you don't want to spend a lot of money take their Okawa special, great food ,have to try it

Thank Jesus H
Antioch, California
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

My wife and I love to eat there on Thursday,when we walk in they call us by our names which to me is a great deal,the food is always great and love to load up on the Wasabi !!! Overall a great place for Sushi !!!

Thank DirtyStevieMartini
Colville, Washington
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

Very good rolls here. Pricey. You'll have a hard time here if you don't read or speak Japanese. We don't go there much because of the language barrier. Food is good though.

Thank woody99114
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Disappointed this time.Ordered the tempura dinner which included shrimp onion rings and sweet potato.Bland tasteless with good dipping sauce.Prior dining experience included broccoli instead of more onions.Cutting back?Too bad.Will think again before returning.

Thank Richard Y
Oakley, California
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106 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

I have been coming here for years and it always stays the same which is perfect. Seafood Salad, Royal Roll, Romeo and juliet are my favs.

Thank Jon D
San Francisco Bay Area
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

Great service, friendly and helpful staff, calm atmosphere, very fresh fish love the Uni,teriyaki chicken and salmon some of the best I have had.

Thank Lifes-a-Cabernet
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Go to this Japanese restaurant about once a year when friends are visiting from out of town.Food is pretty good and prices are far better than in SF or down the peninsula.Service is fast and efficient and the food is hot when presented.The restaurant is located in an "iffy"part of Antioch where a 7-11 is located and has been the... More 

Thank Richard Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
15:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2327 Buchanan Road, Antioch, CA 94509
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Antioch
  • Phone Number: +1 925-778-1585

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