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857 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3609
+1 805-544-7258
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good30%
  • Average40%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
1 Jun 2015
“Barely Above Poor”
29 Dec 2013
“Average Food - noticeable decline - will not return again”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Asian
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857 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3609
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Reviewed 1 June 2015

Ramen with noodles and "other" stuff. The "other" stuff is going to cost extra. Want an egg? Extra! Want pork? Extra? And so on. The sushi was good, but on the skimpy side. The service was on the slow side. Overall, I was NOT impressed....More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 30 December 2013

As you may notice, this is the second time I am reviewing this restaurant. We had such a fantastic time the first time that we went there with friends, that we thought we would try it again! The staff had changed, our waitress did not...More

Thank LetsPack!
Reviewed 8 December 2013

Took the family to Raku for lunch the other day as this is one of the only sushi places we have not tried in the area. Not too busy when we arrived on a Saturday around 1pm. Surprisingly we ran into a few friends this...More

Thank Barisarius
Reviewed 9 October 2013

We stumbled upon this restaurant late on a Monday evening on our way from San Francisco to LA. There was only one other table occupied that night but a large table of quite noisy women. So we were thoughtfully seated away from them. We had...More

Thank AucklandWiz
Reviewed 4 August 2013

We tried Raku for a Sunday lunch, and while it was clean, upbeat atmosphere, and the sushi good, it was on the pricey side and seemed to cater to small plate clientele. I left a bit hungry and a $40 tab for two lunches. Better...More

Thank DrZ63
Reviewed 19 February 2013

I ordered seaweed salad and a bento with teriyaki. The seaweed salad tasted rotten and was half frozen, so had to cancel that. The beef in the bento was not hot. There was about twice as much edamame as I could possibly eat. Maybe these...More

1  Thank ProfessorCalculus
Reviewed 14 January 2013

We went to Raku with another family - we had 3 kids total (ages, 4,6,6). The food was very reasonably priced. The service was good except for the waiter forgetting about 2 of our orders!!! He did apologize at the end, but made no offer...More

Thank LetsPack!
Reviewed 16 December 2012

I recently returned from a trip to Japan and was trying to relive the culinary adventure. Raku is as close as you can get. The atmosphere is quiet, artistic, and organic. The music is soft, making this a great place to meet and talk with...More

Thank LoveTrippin2
Reviewed 15 September 2012 via mobile

The service was great the atmosphere is awesome. The Morro bay roll was not anything special. My sashimi was great and fresh. The spicy salad was not what we expected. The heart attack was great, "jalapeño bombs. " Average rating. Nothing wrong. Just not what...More

Thank Ricky300m
Reviewed 18 August 2012

Went on a Friday after reading yelp's reviews. We went for a friends birthday lunch. Wait staff abandoned s and never checked on us after serving our final dish. I had to call another server and ask her to send our server back, after he...More

Thank CaboGal1995
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 20
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 857 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3609
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-544-7258
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