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Umeko Japanese Seafood Buffet - CLOSED

8353 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95826-3538
+1 916-381-6397
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Overview
  • Excellent8%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor35%
  • Terrible25%
20 Jun 2014
“Beware”
26 May 2014
“Poor service, lousy food, disgusting fish tank!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Chinese, Japanese
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8353 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95826-3538
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1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 21 June 2014

Umeko used to be a very good buffet they had lobster, amazing sea bass, whole scallops I could go on and on. This is not that Umeko. Only one steam table had food on it and I stood there hoping to fine something that looked...More

Reviewed 26 May 2014

Truly an unbelievable dining experience! I was greeted at the entrance with a cloudy fish tank and some mumbling that I think meant "follow me". The table had no napkin or silverware, but I was greeted by a smiling young lady who asked "drink"? I...More

Reviewed 10 February 2014

Not very many choices for a buffet. A better buffet is No 1 buffet on Stockton. I do not know what is the different of price to get to eat there. I'm not a picky person but I like choices. This buffet doesn't have a...More

Reviewed 11 November 2013

The sushi and sashimi is great as are the other cooked dishes. If you're going there for a quiet meal, this is not the place. The booths are in tattered condition. Also two children that I believe belong to one of the employees were running...More

Reviewed 30 July 2013

I love their stuffed mushroom, malasadas, soups, sushi and my favorite -- daikon and carrots in a vinegar sauce. The white fish is good, as are the mussels. I only go for lunch ..... the added seafood for dinner is not that remarkable for the...More

Reviewed 15 December 2011

i try this place once or twice a year to see how it's doing. back in the day it was very good with lobster and a great selection and hope springs eternal! i'm not real adventurous with sushi but crave it occasionally and this can...More

Reviewed 8 September 2011

This third incarnation (in my 15 years) is dismal. The added seating removed from what variety in foods could be found. The dim sum is adequate, the sushi is uninspired. The salads were limited and the watermelon soggy. What an unpleasant lunch with a friend....More

Reviewed 16 January 2011

Food was not fresh. Plates were dirty. When my wife and I walked in there was a smell of soiled old carpet. I think the atmosphere would be better if they removed the carpet and cleaned the floors. The workers came out of the bathroom...More

Reviewed 9 November 2010

We love it. My 2-year-old picks what he likes off our plates and the wait staff don't mind the mess he makes. The food is delicious. They have steamed green beans that are the envy of all green beans. Seriously, they are unbelievably tasty. The...More

Reviewed 14 May 2009

The food is cold and disgusting! I kept trying different entrees to see if there was hope in the rest but unfortunately it got worse! The food was never seasoned well. Their broccoli beef tasted like sea water and the desserts had enough sugar to...More

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  • Address: 8353 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95826-3538
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-381-6397
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