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Okawa Steak House & Sushi

) #14 of 94 Restaurants in Santee ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
9720 Mission Gorge Rd, Ste A, Santee, CA 92071-3805
+1 619-258-9988
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“filet mignon” (3 reviews)
“shrimp” (3 reviews)
“sushi” (7 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
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9720 Mission Gorge Rd, Ste A, Santee, CA 92071-3805
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Reviews (27)
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Not sure what has happened here. this place was my favorite sushi place in the area. not sure if they sold it the management changed but i have noticed a big difference in food quality. they were outstanding now just average

Thank D6370ZJmichaelh
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Many reviews claim that this establishment is the cheaper version of Benihana so my husband and I decided to check it out while out and about on errands. We did not have a reservation but with it being 5pm and not too busy we were...More

Thank Yeleny S
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Although this place is small compared to Benihana it has a nicer more family feel, Great Steaks, Sushi and Teriyaki. The Sake was very good, the Chefs are awesome, we have been there about 3 times as a family and I have been there 3...More

Thank Bradnvicki
Reviewed 26 October 2016

My family went to the Okawa Steak House & Sushi Restaurant in Santee , Ca, this week, and had a great Hibachi grill Dinner. Paul our Chef was so funny and did a wonderful job cooking our meal ingredients on the hot grill for us....More

Thank grandslamhomer
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is just like Benihana but more relaxed. the food is just as good and the show, depending on the day is as good also. the prices are cheaper then benihana and if you go for lunch almost half price from dinner prices.

Thank grumpyldo
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We had a reservation for our party of five and were promptly seated. Friendly service from the start. Appetizers and meal were fresh and tasty. (I sampled green tea ice cream and loved it.) Our server was helpful, and the chef enjoyed cooking on the...More

Thank culdesacSanDiego
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We were there for our daughter's 40th birthday. From the moment we walked in we were treated like royalty. Seated promptly, given menus and asked if we would like a drink. Being brand new to sushi, I wanted to ask questions from the sake to...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Hubby & I received a gift card here and decided to check it out. Opted for the sushi bar and can watch the hibachi show from there - looks like fun. Sushi is very fresh and wonderful. All staff in restaurant came by multiple times...More

Thank 619SDGirl
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I had the filet mignon that was delicious. All of our food was good with a great presentation. Good menu selection as well. One person in our group was taking a little while to order and felt very rushed to get her order in. The...More

1  Thank Cathy T
Reviewed 14 May 2016

We enjoyed wonderful hibachi cooked meals here with our family. My Filet Mignon tasted excellent. Each of us was happy with the experience and the food. The main drawback was the staff's hurry to get us fed and out the door. The dining was not...More

Thank Mark M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9720 Mission Gorge Rd, Ste A, Santee, CA 92071-3805
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santee
  • Phone Number: +1 619-258-9988
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