We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sakura Bana Sushi

Coast Highway, Encinitas, CA 92024
+1 760-942-6414
Website
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
6 Feb 2017
“Decent rolls. Fresh fish used. Nothing special though. Would like to try again to see if it's different next time.”
12 Dec 2016
“Mediocre Sushi, no liquor”
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
Coast Highway, Encinitas, CA 92024
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (18)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 6 February 2017

Decent rolls. Fresh fish used. Nothing special though. Would like to try again to see if it's different next time around and see if it was the ambiance or something else.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank psuedotraveler
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

The sushi was below average. Soggy nori. Overcooked tempura. Liquor license was expired so the advertised happy hour was a bust.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Alblasserdam
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Very nice sushi restaurant in Downtown Encinitas ... classic staple at a decent price point! The toro rolls and california style sushi rolls are all of excellent quality ... they also have a nice sake selection.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank METRUN360
Reviewed 14 July 2016

They have an amazing deal on a lunch special that you can't even get at McDonald's. $6.99 for chicken teryaki, shrimp and vegetable tempura, salad, and rice. Great spot!

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Bessca
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I have been eating here for 25 years- The atmosphere is OK, but the lunch specials are great and the staff is super nice.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 27 June 2016

My son had come home from College for the weekend and I knew he had never been to Sakura Bana before. I haven't seen him so happy when the food was delivered to the table. We ordered several sushi rolls but the Dragon Roll was...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank jpbla
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We very much enjoy this restaurant, they have a happy hour every day from 5:30 - 7:30 pm. We had 2 draft Sapporo beers, a Cali Crunchy Roll and a Caterpillar Roll, Everything was delicious. Excellent and very friendly service, as if you're in someone's...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank looski
Reviewed 26 September 2015

We were told by local friends that this place offers the best sushi in north San Diego area. Every peice was fresh and delicious. Service was prompt and gracious. Outside seating on the street seemed pleasant, but we opted for the shaded inside since we...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank BeastiePV
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Average neighborhood Japanese restaurant. Family owned apparently, good service, good value. Dated décor.

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank Farenzy
Reviewed 26 May 2014 via mobile

When Mr. Ishii ran the place, it was great but it seems to have slipped a bit over the past couple years , including a transition away from traditional Japanese music with gorgeous silk wedding kimonos on the wall to walks with TVs blaring sports...More

Thank Patty8888
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 hotels in Encinitas
Days Inn by Wyndham Encinitas Moonlight Beach
773 reviews
1.00 km away
Best Western Encinitas Inn & Suites At Moonlight Beach
678 reviews
1.03 km away
Moonlight Beach Motel
211 reviews
1.13 km away
Portofino Beach Inn - Encinitas
42 reviews
1.48 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Encinitas Fish Shop
223 reviews
.06 km away
The 3rd Corner
224 reviews
.23 km away
UNION Kitchen & Tap
271 reviews
.15 km away
Lotus Cafe and Juice Bar
168 reviews
.30 km away
Nearby Attractions
Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
477 reviews
.33 km away
Swami's Beach
208 reviews
.25 km away
Encinitas Library
33 reviews
.76 km away
Encinitas Station Certified Farmer's Market
6 reviews
.62 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sakura Bana Sushi staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
17:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coast Highway, Encinitas, CA 92024
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Encinitas
  • Phone Number: +1 760-942-6414
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing