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Sapporo Japanese Steakhouse

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3 Wharf #2, Monterey, CA 93940
+1 831-333-1616
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11:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Monterey
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Sapporo has great, fresh sushi that is available in a variety of sush roll options. They also offer steak and other traditional Japanese dishes. They have tableside cooking (on one side of the restaurant) which is great for birthdays and other celebrations.

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Thank Kelly E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I couldn't wait until we left to leave a review! My man and I have been coming hear for years and there wasn't ever a time where we were disappointed! Jed is one of the most cheerful and wonderful grill cooks they have. We've had him multiple times and he is a joy each and every time. Can't wait to... More 

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Thank Chelsey W
Monterey, California
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This is a sushi bar, and hibachi dinner restaurant. It is locateted in the harbor on Monterey bay. It has two rooms, both with large windows facing the beach and harbor. The hibachi room is large and a bit noisy. The chefs cook at the hibachi grill in front of the guests, 8 to a table. There are 6 to... More 

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Thank Anthony F
London
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43 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Exceptional food at a much better price than the alternatives along the wharf. Wonderful sushi and superb steak. $5 draught beer and excellent service too. A lovely family meal. Bento box highly recommended.

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Thank ChelseaTraveller
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

The kids fancied sushi & we saw this listed on the internet. But when we got there we had not realised it also had a Hibachi grill. So we went along with that. it was a first time treat for the kids seeing food cooked in front of them by a skilled, funny and possibly slightly crazy chef. The food... More 

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Thank John B
Coachella, California
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

this is one of my favor places to have dinner people very friendly and help full prices are very comfortable and food is delicious. you will love this location. thank you

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Thank marcoM9666IG
Red Hook, New York
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Went to eat looking for a sunset after driving down from San Francisco. While we did not get a sunset the Sushi was delicious and the place had a real fun atmosphere. Our waiter seemed a little in the weeds maybe new or confused but overall a great experience

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

The staff were really helpful and efficient. The "chef" cooked the food in front of us whilst performing a "cabaret act" which entertained all at the table ( we were sitting with a couple of American guys. Everyone was treated to a very good meal in a wonderful setting with stunning views out over the sea. We so enjoyed the... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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160 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

After spending the day site seeing in Monterey we came here for dinner. Our family had already been here a couple of times and raved about the food. We were very pleased with the sushi selections and thought the food was priced right. The view from the restaurant is a nice added feature.

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Thank Mike and Diane K
Helsinki, Finland
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

This restaurant is located on Wharf II and you can get a good seat next to the window you can see the water. We sat on the side that had the "normal" tables, not the cooking tables. We had 3 appetizers and all were very good, would recommend the dumplings (if you like them) and the calamari - big thick... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Wharf #2, Monterey, CA 93940
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-333-1616

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?