Sakura Garden Japanese Restaurant

4.6
201 reviews
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$30 and under
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Japanese
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Treat yourself to HIBACHI cuisine with our Cowboy-Style chefs demonstrating their excellent cooking skills. Our hibachi party can host 100+ people. You can also try our FUSION sushi, dining at the base of the Mt. Fuji portrait at the sushi bar.
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Delivery or takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Japanese, Sushi, Steak
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:30am - 3:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 3:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 3:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 12:00pm - 10:00pm
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Phone number
(860) 430-5600
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Sun 11:30AM - 2:00PM 2:15PM - 3:00PM
Mon - Fri 11:30AM - 11:45AM 12:00PM - 1:00PM 1:15PM - 3:00PM
Sat 11:30AM - 2:00PM 2:15PM - 3:00PM

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201 reviews
4.6 out of 5 Stars
Outstanding
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Very Good
28%
Good
7%
Fair
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Poor
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4.5
food
4.5
service
4.5
ambience
4.3
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4.0Dined on July 5, 2018

Went for a late lunch and the service was attentive and informative. With lunch, you have the option of ordering off the menu, or a chef preparing fusion sushi right in front of you or enjoy the hibachi menu if you are a group of 6 or more. I had selected from their kitchen entrée menu which was a
sushi grade tuna seared to your liking on a bed of seasoned vegetables served with steam white rice. Salad was included

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5.0Dined on June 21, 2018

Had a great time with family! Kids loved their meals!

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4.0Dined on June 16, 2018

Server was very good!!

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4.0Dined on May 17, 2018

Will come back again our hostess was wonderful 🍽🍸

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5.0Dined on May 13, 2018

Great experience for Mother’s Day. Very entertaining and delicious food. The chocolate banana cake was unbelievable.

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5.0Dined on May 7, 2018

Birthday with a friend was perfect. Thank you Sakura once again all was great!

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5.0Dined on April 13, 2018

The staff is extremely nice without being intrusive
Great food and presentation

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4.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Food was great as usual. We had a newer young waitress we never had before and she was not around. I had to ask another waitress 2 different times for a drink and kids chopsticks and my daughter had to get up to go ask for ketchup. This is the first time and I'm sure it was because she was new. All the other waitresses we've had were great. This will not keep me from going back. The food is great.

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

Hey Great atmosphere good food and great service

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5.0Dined on March 23, 2018

The server was attentive and out hibachi chef was awesome!

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4.0Dined on March 23, 2018

The hibachi tables are great for a group occasion. Staff is accommodating & fun.

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2.0Dined on February 25, 2018

Very young & rowdy crowd on weekend. Too loud for my taste.

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5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

We love going here for dinner, chad is the best ( our chef) everything was cooked to perfection. The red snapper was moist & flavorful as well as the steak being juicy. The restaurant was extremely busy which is great too see, It was nice to see everyone again keep up the great work.

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4.0Dined on February 24, 2018

Good meal. Service was fine.

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5.0Dined on February 24, 2018

Not so much a secret any more. This is a wonderful Japanese restaurant with dining room service, Hibachi grill (kids love it), and suchi. Great food and great service. Highly recommended.

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5.0Dined on February 14, 2018

Awesome as always. Thank you for everything. See you again soon. Domo

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5.0Dined on February 11, 2018

Always love the hibachi food and experience. Was great to see our favorite chef Chad once again - his food and personality are both amazing!

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5.0Dined on February 9, 2018

Our daughter chose this place to to have her 15th birthday dinner with her friends. Everyone had a great time and enjoyed their hibachi dinner. The meal was followed by a surprise treat of fried ice cream for the birthday girl. Sakura is a great, fun place to dine with friends and family. The service is always great and the staff, very friendly. Would highly recommend this restaurant!

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5.0Dined on December 27, 2017

Great date with an amazing meal. Wonderful sushi. Didn't try Hibachi, but it's available. It's a hopping location and I'll be going back.

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2.0Dined on December 25, 2017

The food was decent enough but overall they used way too much butter in things that should have butter at all.... the staff was friendly but we had to frequently call for their attention despite the restaurant not being very busy. Overall experience was below average. Will not be returning.

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5.0Dined on December 22, 2017

Excellent and professional service and food.

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3.0Dined on December 16, 2017

The sushi was okay but nothing special. The fish was fresh but the texture was too mushy, like it had been prepared ahead of time. Tables near the entrance were chilly when people went in and out.

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5.0Dined on November 27, 2017

My husband and I celebrated our anniversary, and were introduced to Sakura Garden through a gift card from family. We went on a Monday evening, not as busy, and enjoyed a delicious habachi-prepared meal and a delightful atmosphere. Prices were reasonable and the food was fresh. Recommend!

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4.0Dined on October 28, 2017

One of our favorite restaurants. Pleasant wait staff and great food.

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5.0Dined on October 26, 2017

Perfectly and beautifully prepared dishes. Excellent dining experience.

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5.0Dined on October 21, 2017

This place has never disappointed. One of the best around.

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5.0Dined on October 7, 2017

The staff was fun, happy, and just overall great. The drinks were even better, then the food/service topped it off.

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5.0Dined on October 6, 2017

Hibachi is always fun...especially with kids or a large group.

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5.0Dined on September 9, 2017

We had a nice lunch out on the patio. Service and food were very enjoyable for a Saturday lunch date with friends!

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5.0Dined on September 5, 2017

I was very pleased with the service! I had made some requests when I booked it and they were followed to the letter. The food was excellent and we were not hustled out, as so many restaurants do.
I think some local restaurants (i.e.,Maggie McFly)staff could learn a lot from the service at Sakurai!

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5.0Dined on August 23, 2017

The food was wonderful, my steak cooked perfectly and hibachi is always fun!

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5.0Dined on August 22, 2017

Sushi was great and service was quick

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5.0Dined on August 17, 2017

The atmosphere here is very enjoyable. The chefs make it a great deal of fun. The food is delicious and the show very entertaining. The staff is very accommodating and professional.

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5.0Dined on July 11, 2017

The food is outstanding and the service was great

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5.0Dined on June 20, 2017

I really enjoyed the whole Sakura experience EXCEPT for the parking situation (which is not their fault). Too many businesses with dedicated empty spots forcing me to park much further away than I'd have liked. I will be back, but if the parking issue is the same it might make me (sadly) re-think this as a place to go... If that happens, will try another of their locations before jumping ship entirely...

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5.0Dined on June 15, 2017

The atmosphere was very pleasant and the chef was very friendly and entertaining. The food was delicious and the prices reasonable.

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4.0Dined on June 5, 2017

Nice evening; great food, attentive service. Restaurant could use newer/larger by the glass wine selection. Only issue with the restaurant is the complex; even on a Monday evening the parking availability was very challenging.

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5.0Dined on May 17, 2017

Great restaurant. They made my birthday rememberable!! I love everything about that place, food, down to the entertainment :)

Saukkkkkyyyy! Lol

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3.0Dined on May 13, 2017

Our Hibachi chef was not good overall. His energy level was poor; he barely engaged with our group and did very little of the usual hibachi entertainment. this was very disappointing particularly because it was my mother's first time doing Hibachi. Lastly, we had a vegetarian in our party and in spite of being made aware of the special dietary needs, the chef proceeded to cook the vegetable in the same spot that he had just cooked the chicken in. Wouldn't recommend Sakura to friends, at least not the one at this particular location.

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5.0Dined on April 21, 2017

One of our favorite restaurants. Great food and service. Accommodating management team. Highly recommended.

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