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Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki

1175 W Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-6213
+1 928-773-8880
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“sushi” (59 reviews)
“shrimp” (14 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
1175 W Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-6213
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Reviewed 22 February 2015

This is definitely one of my favorite place to eat sushi in Flagstaff. The staff is wonderful and the food is delicious! Every time I decide to go to dinner there regardless if it is with friends, family, or solo I always have a wonderful...More

1  Thank CoraimaY
granite_hotelmgr, Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2015

Thank you for your feedback!

Reviewed 20 February 2015

This is our "go to" place for all special occasions and sometimes just because. We have been coming here for about 15 years and have never had a bad experience. Besides the great food, it is always entertaining. We have had Chef Antonio as our...More

1  Thank solem8s
granite_hotelmgr, Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2015

Thank you for continuing to choose Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki as your 'go-to' place for special occasions. We are honored and will continue striving to make the Sakura Experience consistently excellent.

Reviewed 20 February 2015

My husband and I had never been here before and I have never been to a teppanyaki place, so I was excited to have this experience, especially on such a special night. We ordered the dinner for two and our Chef Antonio did such a...More

1  Thank Gale S
granite_hotelmgr, Public Relations Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2015

Thank you for including Sakura in your special Valentines dinner. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 19 February 2015

I lived in Flagstaff for a very short time 5 years ago and remembered loving this place. 5 years later I came back for a Grand Canyon visit with my husband. I wanted to revist a place I loved with great food. It was nice...More

2  Thank Varelas14
granite_hotelmgr, Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2015

Thank you for returning to Sakura! We'll pass along your kudos to our awesome Chef Antonio.

Reviewed 19 February 2015

We've eaten several dozen times at teppenyaki/sushi restaurants. We've eaten at this particular restaurant approximately three times prior to last night, and it has always been good food, excellent presentation, and just plain FUN! But...last night our cook's name was Gene and it was a...More

1  Thank Cathy L
granite_hotelmgr, Public Relations Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2015

Thank you for continuing to choose Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki and for the kind recommendation.

Reviewed 16 February 2015

I made reservations for a party of 3 for Sunday after Valentines. We were seated after a short wait. Then the waitress said they only had 2 teppanyaki cooks and our cook just started at another table. We got our soup and salad and drinks...More

3  Thank Jay S
granite_hotelmgr, General Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2015

submitted on behalf of General Manager, Mike Rock Please accept our sincere apologies about your recent experience at Sakura. We appreciate you taking the time to pass on this valuable feedback and apologize that we failed to meet your expectations. We have addressed this review...More

Reviewed 16 February 2015

Well, we used to love going here. All of the seasoned/skilled chefs have left, as well as the servers. We went there recently, 2/15/15 after not going for a year. This place has done a 360 in terms of presentation and satisfaction, in a negative...More

2  Thank Spencer W
granite_hotelmgr, Food and Beverage Director at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2015

Dear Mr. W, Thank you for sharing your experience with us, we truly value your feedback. Since your review in February many things have happened in Sakura. We have used reviews like yours to train both front of the house and back of the house...More

Reviewed 15 February 2015

We were staying at the Doubletree the night before we flew out of Flagstaff. As this restaurant was in the hotel it made more sense to give it a try as oppose to driving somewhere else. Our 4 yr old grandson was with us &...More

1  Thank Ed86351
granite_hotelmgr, Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2015

We do appreciate your feedback. Our chef's do love to put on a great show... but to customize as necessary for the age group at the table. We are sorry that the flames made your grandson nervous. It can be intimidating for very young children....More

Reviewed 28 December 2014

Food and sushi were excellent. The chefs were entertaining! I enjoyed their volcano and Christmas tree sushi. My children enjoyed their kid friendly menu too!

Thank Viv3rs
granite_hotelmgr, Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2015

Thank you for your review! We're so pleased you enjoyed the Sakura experience!

Reviewed 28 December 2014

The service was great. The atmosphere was fair. We only had sushi. Sashimi, spicy tuna rolls, advocate rolls and Miso soup. We sent the spicy tuna back. It was horrid. We were shocked at the rave reviews. No way would we recommend. Awful.More

Thank M P
granite_hotelmgr, Public Relations Manager at Sakura Sushi & Teppanyaki, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2015

Please accept our apologies that your experience at Sakura was less than you expected. As you can tell from our reviews, it's not our standard or a common occurence. We do appreciate the feedback, however, and will use your comments to research who was working...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$30
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1175 W Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-6213
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Flagstaff
  • Phone Number: +1 928-773-8880
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Description
Sakura offers one of the most unique dining experiences in Flagstaff. Part of the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Flagstaff, Sakura is a popular destination with locals and visitors alike. Sakura has been voted one of the "Best Restaurants of the Southwest" by Food and Wine Magazine. Sakura has received the title of best Japanese restaurant for ten years from the Arizona Daily Sun. Sakura, which means Cherry Blossom, offers two traditional Japanese dining styles. At Flagstaffs original Sushi Bar, you can sit and watch the highly trained chefs produce incredible works of "edible art."
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