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Sam's by the Sea, Awase

1-41-15 Awase | Okinawa Marina, Okinawa 904-2172, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 98-937-3421
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry soup” (15 reviews)
“seafood” (22 reviews)
“steak” (24 reviews)
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1-41-15 Awase | Okinawa Marina, Okinawa 904-2172, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Sam's by the Sea is a Jewel to look for, not difficult to find and with plentiful parking. Once inside you will find the ambiance perfect for a quiet dinner for 2 or more. I would suggest leaving the kids at home as it is...More

Thank Robert_Avery_13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here for my birthday. Usually I order sea food, but tonight I ordered Sam’s Rib Eye. I think I got the eye of chuck instead. It was tough and grisly. Not at all what I’d expect from this establishment. I’m generous giving the...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 6 December 2017

A group of us went there for food to meetup before heading out to our home countries, and celebrate our friends new union to his new wife. I can definitely say this place is for experience and not so much the food. Decent steak, and...More

Thank sasiki1
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Mainly Japanese dining area just beside the sea, great Australian Sirloin steak, it was serving with a soup and salad, but the lobster thermidor was not so good as the menu shown, lunch hour will be good with a nice seaview, but the night time...More

Thank granite1388
Reviewed 30 August 2017

If you are stationed in Okinawa or if you are just here visiting, this is a MUST!!! Sam's by the Sea is an Okinawa institution and doesn't disappoint. I personally love the Surfer's Choice fish special where you can have 3 different fish dishes. Also,...More

Thank Yakyu やきゅう G
Reviewed 16 July 2017

With a lovely location along the harbor and near the fish market, Sam's by the Sea in Awase will surely appeal to any demographic if not from the scenic aspect then it will surely please those who love the Pacific culture as a whole! Your...More

Thank Scotty W
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited this restaurant for our anniversary. A few of our friends who've eaten here before highly recommended it. So, despite knowing its priciness, we decided to go for it, called ahead, and reserved a table. The first thing that immediately stunned...More

Thank Aferus
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I have been her quite a few times ans it is always fantastic. I have lived on the island for 6+ years and if will confidently say if u have not eaten here u need to. Simply put the best restaurant on the island.

Thank aronszekely
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We drove and arrived Sam's by the Sea around 5pm. There wasn't many ppl. Detailed and interesting decorations with some historical stuffs. Nice staff and delicious food. You should walk around every corners of the place you can see the efforts the designer put. Every...More

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Great food and great service! We love this place and we will definitely comeback again! We had a wonderful evening!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 27
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-41-15 Awase | Okinawa Marina, Okinawa 904-2172, Okinawa Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Okinawa Prefecture  >  Okinawa
  • Phone Number: +81 98-937-3421
The Nakagusuku bay can be viewed from windows of the restaurant. We offer many charbroiled Steaks and fresh seafood.
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