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€€ - €€€Japanese, Sushi, Asian
3557 Atlanta Hwy, Athens, GA 30606-3152
+1 706-227-0001
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“sushi” (18 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
€€ - €€€
3557 Atlanta Hwy, Athens, GA 30606-3152
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

My granddaughter wanted sushi and hibachi after watching a movie. We had never been to a place like that in Athens, so I pulled up my trusty Tripadvisor app to see what was around. This was the #1 Hibachi spot. It was only a few...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

The short version of this review is that If you want an enjoyable hibachi experience from Sakura, you may very well to get one, but only if you go during a slow time and don't get the hostesses or server who made such a mess...More

1  Thank jfchamblee
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Sushi is very good. Well prepared I have had it on several occasions now. I have only eaten at the grilled. The steak is good, the chicken is very good, and the seafood is better. It can be very crowded. Good family atmosphere.

Thank Johnpaul M
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Excellent sushi! The sushi always keeps us coming back but every time we have bad service. Sometimes it's just slow and so I ignore it because the food is so good, but tonight is probably the last straw. My husband and I went for our...More

Thank Colleen C
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Attended graduation at UGA and made reservations for dinner afterwards. Got to restaurant 35 minutes before their 10pm stated closing. They immediately acted as though we were inconveniencing them and mentioned several times they were about to close. After listening to several remarks about closing,...More

Thank JCHood
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We usually eat at the tables and have had consistently excellent food. There is a fried Tofu we get as an appetizer and even though I don't normally like tofu, you must try this one! The softshell crab is my husband's favorite. We haven't tried...More

Thank Kitkatga
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We are big fans of Benihana's yet sometimes that drive was a disadvantage. We saw Sakura's and decided to give it a try. We have not been disappointed yet. It is a little different than Benihana's but the food thus far has been very good...More

Thank TheLady2014
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This was a return trip for me. It was better than the last time. Quick lunch that was not too pricey and the food and service was great. I will be returning

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Service was good but the fried rice was under cooked,had no veggies in it,not enough egg and was under seasoned.The Scallops were good but the Shrimp were tough suggesting they were overcooked or old.Vegetables were good and we drank water and tea. $52.32 is a...More

Thank Tommy B
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Three of us went and shared a table with another family of three.The chef was very good and the waitress did a fine job. The food was very tasty. We truly enjoyed our dining experience.

Thank 994leighc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3557 Atlanta Hwy, Athens, GA 30606-3152
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-227-0001
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