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Sakura

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9 Albert Road, Portsmouth PO5 2SE, England
+44 23 9275 1103
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:30
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited for the first time last night. Kei helped us with the menu and selected different dishes for us. All were fantastic and very enjoyable. Authentic Japanese food loved it. Thank you to your lovely staff

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Thank Maggie E
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were in Portsmouth for a uni visit with our daughter. We are big fans of sushi so we jumped at the chance to eat authentic Japanese sushi. As we are relatively uninformed about sushi and the menu is v large we went for the set platters and got some excellent advice from the friendly staff on some extras! The... More 

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Thank Fiona A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent food both sushi and kitchen for a good price. Kind service and lovely place, even if not that lightly. Highly recommended!

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Thank gigiogiu
London
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92 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

There's nothing quite like Sakura in Southsea. The food is plentiful (despite the utterly confusing menu), the staff are lovely (especially the "lady boss", as the waiters call the owner), and the bill is always smaller than expected. Very busy, mildly chaotic, and certainly quirky - it's a hell of a place, and somewhere I return to regularly.

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Thank TheEntertainer
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

After long walk we start to be hungry, and decide to stop in Sakura. Really good food and drinks. Staff really helpful. We come back for sure !!! 💕

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Thank Karolina W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Always come here to eat when I am in Portsmouth visiting my boyfriend and we LOVE IT! The food is great, the staff are lovely and it is a reasonable price! Really would recommend it!

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Thank Megan C
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great little place. Staff so so friendly, we arrived 30 mins early misjudging traffic and they still sat us no problem. They apologised about food may take longer than usual but it did not take long at all and even so, my dear was it worth the wait, I have never had sushi like that, so amazing and... More 

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Thank Chris D
Fareham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a really good time. I have never tried Japanese food from a proper dedicated restaurant before (Only ever had it from supermarket or home made), and it was all really good. I booked my table a week or so in advance, and was advised there was already a very large table booked for the same night. I was a... More 

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Thank Julian D
Chichester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not a huge fan of Japanese food but I must say I found each dish I ordered very nice. I personally think that it's better then Wagamama but everyone has there personal tastes

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Thank RitaAnnikaFurugia
Chichester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time here and was thoroughly impressed. Immediately disarming atmosphere, very laid back. Had a really enjoyable and fun meal and there was only 2 of us. The sushi was fantastic, service super speedy and the staff were really attentive and charming. We will be back!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Albert Road, Portsmouth PO5 2SE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9275 1103

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?