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Kamakura Japanese Restaurant

135 N Santa Cruz Ave, Los Gatos, CA 95030-5918
+1 408-395-6650
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
29 Jun 2017
“Good Sushi, but...”
18 Apr 2017
“Probably as good as it gets in terms of Japanese food in this area”
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
135 N Santa Cruz Ave, Los Gatos, CA 95030-5918
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always ask for real crab. The rolls are absolutely fantastic: spider roll, Yummi roll, unagi nigiri and the CA roll with baked scallops, tobiko roll...very fresh and abundant!

Thank swimmerlosgatos
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We eat take out from here almost every week. The fish quality is very good and consistent, the best sushi in the area. However, the last couple times the rice was a mess, and falls apart when you pick up the sushi pieces. This is...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I went there with my son and some friends. The bento boxes were really good with lots of food. We ordered some extra rolls a bit overpriced).

Thank Eloy R
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We eat here almost every week, but usually do takeout since the restaurant itself is dated, and they like to rush you out. But the food is excellent.

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Our family stopped in here for a late lunch on a Saturday with another family (10 people total). The place was nearly empty, so the service was very responsive. The decor seems a bit odd, not particularly appealing (but not ugly, either). You get the...More

Thank Charles A
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My wife and I had a delightful bento lunch at Kamakura. The place is very nicely decorated and the staff is quite attentive. Standard fair Japanese menu althought it looked like they had a nice selection of sushi rolls.

Thank ColonelLarrySanJose
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Ok everyone, this isn't your run of the mill sushi bar. Tuna freshest I've ever had. Cherry blossom roll is a must. Impeccable service, Joy and Jay very attentive and amenable to substitutions and outstanding presentation

Thank Dsdsdsds
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Good place for quick lunch. Pretty packed all the time, but wait is never too long due to extra seating upstairs. Decent sushi rolls, but nothing earth shattering here. Fast service makes it perfect for in snd out. Frequented by locals for many years. Stop...More

Thank Alex P
Reviewed 2 March 2016

I go here about once a month for lunch with colleagues and the salmon sashimi is FABULOUS. Big chunks of fresh fish - enough really for two meals. I used to frequent Michi Sushi (in no small part to Mr. Shin), but I have to...More

Thank Marianne O
Reviewed 25 February 2016

So many great choices and be sure to try the Miso Soup. Open atmosphere offers a comfortable social setting or dine alone at the Sushi Bar. Staff offers friendly yet professional & quick service.

Thank DSpa0514
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 N Santa Cruz Ave, Los Gatos, CA 95030-5918
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Gatos
  • Phone Number: +1 408-395-6650
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