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1000 Arlberg Avenue, Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
+1 907-754-2237
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The sushi is above average quality and the fish is always fresh. The waitstaff is very accommodating and you can get sushi in Girdwood.. which is awesome.

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Thank SilvertipCabinsAK
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

I had a spicy tuna roll and sake , it's simply delicious!! hom hom.... the stuffs are very friendly.

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Thank aat226
Girdwood, Alaska
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97 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Sakura Asian Bistro in the Hotel Alyeska is the best place to enjoy fresh sushi and sashimi in Alaska! They offer traditional and creative options with a nice selection of sake. I love the Alyeska and the Hawiian rolls the best... but all rolls I have tried are amazing, fresh & delish! A must stop in Girdwood.

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Thank nicolekg
Westmont, Illinois
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74 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

I went to the Sakura because I was staying at the Alyeska and this was the only other option besides the Aurora Bar and Grill. I usually eat at Japanese restaurants with my family, and didn't find anything special about the Sakura. I would rather look for other restaurants near the hotel.

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Thank Evangelina1944
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Sat at the bar, was offered the daily specials. Ordered from the menu, the wagyu beef roll was amazing! The Alyeska Roll by far is my favorite. Tried the seaweed salad and it was delicious too! Also tried a little bit of the smoked squid, it was delicious! Would go great with the seaweed salad. By far the restaurant and... More 

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Thank Matthew T
Wichita, Kansas
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35 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Fun atmosphere and some decent things on the menu. We tried some of the specialties and I think you would be better off sticking to the basics sushi rolls etc.

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Thank J W
Anchorage, Alaska
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

My husband loves sushi were I have eaten it most of my childhood and am not that into it any more, but it even has something for me. Really good food

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Thank 123Edythe
Livingston, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Best meal we have had in Alaska, by far. The sushi was fresh and the Edamame and other dishes were excellent. The hot sake was a winner. We were seated at a communal table - we are were a party of 3- and had to sit next to each other - bc the table was too wide so we're not... More 

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Thank AmyC723
India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Sakura was a great choice for dinner at Alyeska. It's Sushi preparation were out of the world , tickled the taste buds to the core. The crab and shrimp sushi and some vegetable sushi both tasted real great and portions were generous. I would love to visit the restaurant again.

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Thank 145piyushs
Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Nice restaurant, good food, friendly staff. If in a family best to share a sushi boat. Best spot is at the bar, where you can see the chef in action. We enjoyed talking to the Chef, which added to the experience. Pick the happy hour at 5pm, as it does make a difference to how much one pays

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40 - US$50
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Arlberg Avenue, Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage  >  Girdwood
  • Phone Number: +1 907-754-2237

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