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Mikuni Japanese Restaurant And Sushi Bar

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5001 Northstar Dr Ste 5101, Truckee, CA 96161-4246
+1 530-562-2188
Tuesday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Thu 15:00 - 21:00
Fri 15:00 - 21:30
Sat 12:00 - 21:30
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Tacloban, Philippines
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great! Unfortunately I missed a photo of the grilled hamachi which was superb! Service was excellent but I just wish they had more hot soup based entrees for the cold season.

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Thank Marirosev
Reno, Nevada
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yeah ...i work the slopes at Northstar...so i was a little nervous about walking in this afternoon....yet i was welcomed like a rockstar by the two ladies hosting. Terrific variety and chefs that are happy to chat with you about the menu...their background and how proud they are to be working for such a great company...mostly from elk grove and... More 

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Mikuni_Concierge, . at Mikuni Japanese Restaurant And Sushi Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for showing our chefs and staff some love, John! See you next time! Jaylene Wu Mikuni Concierge More 

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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The waiter, Sawyer, was very helpful with his suggestions for Sake and the service was excellent! This was the biggest hamachi kama we ever had and it was cooked to perfection. Everything was great here - fast attentive service, excellent food quality, family friendly place.

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Thank Saibal S
Mikuni_Concierge, . at Mikuni Japanese Restaurant And Sushi Bar, responded to this review

Glad to hear everything was wonderful for you, Saibal and thanks for the shout out to your server Sawyer as well! Jaylene Wu Mikuni Concierge More 

Wasco, Oregon
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We drove over from Truckee to Northstar for lunch and were not disappointed. Because the restaurant is located in Northstar Resort, parking was a bit of a walk away. The menu was quite large - lots of choices for both sushi and cooked food, plus a full bar. We had a roll with 3 kinds of tuna and a spicy... More 

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Thank Peggy M
Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

I have been to Mikuni in Sacramento, so I was super excited that there was one here! The food was delicious, and we had great service!

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Thank tamrisa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Great for a casual dinner! We checked into the Ritz and went down for dinner. Atmosphere was fun, was pretty busy but got a table right away. They had a wide variety of sushi and it was great quality. We liked it so much we will probably be back again during our trip.

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Thank Erin G
Mikuni_Concierge, . at Mikuni Japanese Restaurant And Sushi Bar, responded to this review

Thank you, Erin! We are very happy to hear that you'll be returning! Jaylene Wu Mikuni Concierge More 

Elk Grove, California
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76 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Came for dinner the first night of vacation. Off season so it was quieter than usual. That said, they asked us if we (party of 2 in our 60's) wanted to go in the back where it was less crowded. Very good service, quick and attentive staff. This is a resort area, but the prices were 50% higher than the... More 

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Thank Gregg N
California
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186 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

My wife and I stopped for lunch and were very pleased with our experience at Mikuni's. The menu was quite extensive and the food was well-prepared. The service personnel were attentive and efficient. There is a wide selection of choices for those who are gluten-intolerant. The chef will make special allowances, e.g., to wrap selections with vegetables and avoid bread.... More 

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Mikuni_Concierge, . at Mikuni Japanese Restaurant And Sushi Bar, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback! Jaylene Wu Mikuni Concierge More 

Portland, Oregon
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Love Mikuni in Sacramento and glad they are in Northstar now. Fabulous sushi. You will be happy with anything. Sashimi/sushi all fresh and amazing. Love the Black and white and the barbecue tuna. They get busy but still give great service.

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was phenomenal. The staff was so friendly and helpful with the menu. The food was amazing as well. Such creative menu options! I'd go back there every week if I lived in Cali. A+++++

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$45
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
15:00 - 21:00
Friday
15:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5001 Northstar Dr Ste 5101, Truckee, CA 96161-4246
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Truckee
  • Phone Number: +1 530-562-2188
Description
Set against the glorious backdrop of the majestic Sierra, our sixth restaurant blends fabulous scenery with equally fabulous sushi. Located in the heart of the village near the skating rink, it boasts decor that successfully blends contemporary Asian design with the ambiance of a European mountain lodge. The pale wood on the walls is enhanced by custom east-meets-west paintings by artist Terry Flanigan, a variety of Mikuni t-shirts, and an assortment of restaurant awards that we just had to display.If you're in the mood for a high-energy experience, by all means take a seat at the bar that sits in the center of the room. If a cozy meal is more to your liking, sneak off to a quiet booth or table and relax in your own little world.

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