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Sushi Okawa Japanese Restaurant

€€ - €€€Japanese, Sushi, Asian
5657 Snell Ave, San Jose, CA 95123-3328
+1 408-972-5978
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
19 May 2017
“Add this place to your favorites list!”
25 Apr 2016
“Great neighborhood find ”
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
€€ - €€€
5657 Snell Ave, San Jose, CA 95123-3328
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

Good menu selections, basic atmosphere, great sushi, lots of non-sushi options. The fish is very fresh tasting and of high quality. The staff are a bit slow sometimes but very friendly and accommodating.I find the best Asian restaurants in the worst areas! I know it...More

Thank JohannaInDenver
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent selection of sushi rolls, bento boxes, sashimi, and soba. The customer service is great too. They're very attentive to the customer. We usually go every other Friday as a treat. If you like Japanese food, this is place is excellent!

Thank KoloheSanJose
Reviewed 16 March 2016

I eat at this restaurant about 3 times a month. The food is excellent, the service is very professional and pleasant. The cost is reasonable and it is my most favorable place to eat.

Thank lanejoha
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Cannot believe that we have lived in this area for all these years, my wife being Japanese we have been to about a hundred Japanese restaurants over the years, and somehow never made it to Okawa. Well, we'll be trying to make up for lost...More

1  Thank Hermes42
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Sam and Diane, husband and wife team, are friendly, personable, and similar to Cheers...they not only remember your name, but exactly what you ordered the last time you were there! The sushi roll selection is amazing and I recommend trying all of them! The sashimi...More

Thank YohMama58
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Hands down the greatest sashimi I've had. one of my very favorite restaurants, Sam (the owner and chef) is very friendly and welcoming. A fun, friendly, delicious but expensive experience

1  Thank 927EricB
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

Sushi is awesome, sit @ the bar & Sam will take care of you! Just tell him what you like! Very fresh, & friendly service

1  Thank Chris E
Reviewed 12 November 2014

It's one the best Japanese Restaurants visited. I have been here since it opened. Sam is very knowledgeable on the food served. I always get the freshest and top grade seafood and the patrons at the sushi bar are always cheerful and enjoying the food....More

1  Thank Flintstone168
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Good Prices, friendly staff...especially the sushi chef.

1  Thank Lisa V
Reviewed 9 June 2011

Sam always has the best seafood in the area. Try thin sliced Hirame or conch soup for an appetizer, then choose a few of his many sushi rolls for your main course. Often times there are special live foods available such as Uni or Scallop...More

1  Thank Eric N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5657 Snell Ave, San Jose, CA 95123-3328
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-972-5978
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