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Akari

35 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-2935
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
18 Jul 2016
“Never been disappointed ”
12 Jul 2016
“Worst tempura I have ever had”
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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35 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-2935
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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This is where I go for sushi in Poughkeepsie. I've never had a bad experience here when I've taken out or eaten there. I'll continue to go here. Staff is friendly, would recommend to any sushi lover. It's right by the train so it's good...More

Thank Sean C
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Stopped here for supper. Vegetable tempura consisted of large chunks of food--not at all bite size. More white potato than anything else. Coating was way too thick and doughy--had to peel it off. Partner's fish on sushi was mushy. Prices are fairly low, so maybe...More

Thank LAEwen
Reviewed 23 September 2015

We went here with some CIA students that were in the mood for sushi. It was very comfortable for a storefront location, you don't feel that it's a storefront once you're inside. The staff was pleasant and knowledgeable about the menu.We had a wonderful time...More

Thank Momma-Trish
Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

Fresh sushi...big selection of different rolls. Friendly staff. Favorite sushi place...worth the 40 minute drive. Try the honey miso salad. Right across from train.

Thank Patty H
Reviewed 25 March 2015

My favorite roll is a shrimp tempura + avocado inside with spicy tuna on top and Akari's Finasa Roll is the best yet!! I love stopping by Akari or ordering delivery. Their non-sushi items are great too I recommend the Yakitori chicken skewers

Thank Marykate C
Reviewed 8 January 2015

If sushi is not your thing, Akari still has a good selection of hibachi items. I usually go with family that knows good sushi and they enjoy it here. I tried some and it was fresh and flavorful. Be careful not to park in Metro-North...More

Thank millbrook2012
Reviewed 9 October 2014

The worse service and food ever ! I have gone twice and both times the ruined it. The first time the messed up the order completely, brought out the wrong order ! I complained and was only given a future credit ! That should been...More

Thank Junior148
Reviewed 30 June 2014

I wanted to recommend this little gem of a Japanese restaurant which is conveniently located right at the Metro North train station. It used to be just one room with a small sushi bar and if you walked in, you would never expect the fantastic...More

Thank wildsparrow
Reviewed 18 June 2013

After reading reviews, we had high expectations for this restaurant. We were disappointed. Claiming to have never gotten sick after eating there isn't exactly a ringing endorsement, and I am not sure this is the best sushi restaurant in Poughkeepsie. Certainly isn't best in Hudson...More

Thank TheNorsk
Reviewed 9 May 2013

Fish on menu sounded good, plate came out and it was NOT the same fish as on menu though the waiter/owner tried to tell us it was.. we're fish proprietors! Then chef came out and said they ran out. No one told us this before...More

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-2935
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Poughkeepsie
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