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Akira Bistro - Danville

499 San Ramon Valley Blvd, Danville, CA 94526-3836
+1 925-552-5888
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Overview
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good67%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
7 Sep 2017
“Best sushi around”
10 Jul 2017
“Good quality sushi”
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
499 San Ramon Valley Blvd, Danville, CA 94526-3836
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Excellent very fresh sushi and creative as well. Small with indoor and outdoor di i g or at the bar. If you aren't a sushi fan there are other options. Service can be a little slow at times. I love the crab roll with mango...More

Thank H1159CPgaryk
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Been here several times, most recently for lunch. Sushi bar is good. Lunch outdoors was okay. Place is clean with prompt service.

Thank SwissHawaiian
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Frankly, I wouldn't expect such a poor service in a Japanese restaurant. Granted most servers were not Japanese, it doesn't give the excuse them to be snappy and unattentive. Food was nothing special either.

Thank 1goodtraveller2
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This is the only place where we had a pink lady which is basically a tempura roll with fish on top, chopped jalapeños, a unagi and spicy pink sauce. It is quite tasty and we order this roll every time we eat here. Very good...More

Thank Shirley N
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I would say that this is definitely the best Sushi Bistro of the East Bay located in downtown Danville. We had a couple of rolls which were the "Raiders" and the other was "Cherry Blossom" both absolutely mouth watering delicious. It was a Sunday night...More

Thank Paula Z
Reviewed 11 May 2016

This place is right off the iron horse trail. Great for a late lunch after a bike ride. They also have a great happy hour on Thursdays after hour. Good food, good sushi, good beer and very good service. I've been their twice, for lunch...More

Thank 74Lia
Reviewed 25 January 2016

The food was of good quality, not the best Japanese food I have ever had, but good. Pretty good service but they forgot one of the sushi rolls we had ordered and had to wait a while longer. But the worse thing? The place was...More

Thank Norm1983
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

We eat at Akira quite often, and it's always Very good. The Sushi is very fresh, and the teriyaki is always good. Of all the Japanese Restaurants in the area, in my book, it's the Best!

Thank Darrelldd
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Came here solo and sat a Sushi bar. The service was marginal (long time to take food order and to get bill, wait staff that was grumpy - but food itself came quickly). They did not offer a wet napkin at the start of the...More

Thank SandraBaja
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

We go to Akira at least four times a month! One of my favorites is their Garlic Edamame, no one makes them as good as they do. Fish is always fresh, friendly service, order food to go and they have a large selection of sushi.

Thank pikake1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 499 San Ramon Valley Blvd, Danville, CA 94526-3836
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Tri-Valley  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: +1 925-552-5888
  • E-mail
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