We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Sakura Sushi Japanese Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
404 Wood St, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
8676683298
Website
Today
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
Sat 12:00 - 15:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

90 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 83: English reviews
Whitehorse, Canada
Level Contributor
75 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The atmosphere is comfortable and they have two Tatami rooms. There is great value in their lunch Bento Box. I used to love the Sukiyaki here, but not on the menu any longer :(. Service is always prompt and quality of food very good.

Helpful?
Thank KobyCanada
Level Contributor
6 reviews
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I love sushi do we had to try sushi in Whitehorse during our road trip up north. We were very impressed. Food was very tasty! One of the best dynamite rolls I've ever had. Fresh crunchy deep fried prawns, I could feel the heat off that roll as soon as it arrived. They even put asparagus in... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lucie K
Level Contributor
90 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Very nice atmosphere, with good prices for the amount of food you get. This is a great place for couples that are looking to get something other than just a burger place. Great service with interesting adventure choices available.

Helpful?
Thank Dave Z
Whitehorse, Canada
Level Contributor
44 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This ho hum restaurant so nicely decorated puts out some pretty poor food. The sushi better from the take out counter at your local supermarket. Other dishes, yakisoba, teriyaki, doms are pretty tasteless. You can do better whipping them up in your own kitchen. On multiple visits we have found the staff less than friendly. The restaurant has recently changed... More 

Helpful?
Thank r0n69
New Brunswick, Canada
Level Contributor
155 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Having tried a different sushi restaurant in town and not having a great experience, we were a little hesitant to try this one. However, we quickly relaxed when we walked in and saw a beautiful interior and friendly staff. (The outside of the building is deceiving.) When I opened the menu, I knew this would be a better experience. It... More 

Helpful?
Thank CndnFlagOnBckpck
Level Contributor
15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

I came in late and they were about to close. The owner and staff were kind enough to make me a Togo box. She also recommended a place close by to stay that was comfortable and affordable. The food was great so I came back for some more.

Helpful?
Thank James D
Seattle, Washington
Level Contributor
33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

As first time visitors to Whitehorse, we were told by our hosts that this was a good restaurant for Japanese food. We were not disappointed. Although the exterior (and the entire street!) wasn't inviting, once inside we did like the atmosphere. The servers were friendly and service was quick. The udon with delicate broth was delicious! My husband had the... More 

Helpful?
Thank carrigancourt
Whitehorse, Canada
Level Contributor
11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We were greeted at the door by friendly, helpful staff, seated promptly and had our orders taken within 10 minutes. We ordered the Beef Yakisoba, it was a little milder than usual but all in all, the best I've had in Whitehorse. The staff is highlight of this place. We also received 20% off for eating in on a Tuesday.

Helpful?
Thank Olivia Y
Maynard, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us by our tour guide since few places were open on Sunday. The pan fried dumplings were good. My tempera was fine. It came with Beef Teriyaki. There was a lot of sauce at the bottom of the hot sizzling plate...it was a bit too much for me. The staff was very friendly and they... More 

Helpful?
Thank Cynthia R
Wanaka
Level Contributor
25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

We were disappointed by our meal here. The sashimi was good and fresh but edamame really over cooked and tempura really over battered and over cooked. We didn't order any more after this and left sadly. I don't like to write bad reviews but having gone there as the other reviews were good, we felt it wasn't a good representation... More 

Helpful?
Thank ArtFan2010

Travellers who viewed Sakura Sushi Japanese Restaurant also viewed

 

Been to Sakura Sushi Japanese Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
Saturday
16:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 404 Wood St, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Yukon  >  Whitehorse
  • Phone Number: 8676683298

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Sakura Sushi Japanese Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?