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1616 E Wooster St, Bowling Green, OH 43402-3478
+1 419-352-7070
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Bowling Green, Ohio
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

What a quaint place to grab a wonderful lunch. Went here for a quick business lunch and was more than pleasantly surprised. The pork egg rolls were crunchy and tasty served with a sweet spicy dipping sauce. The beef ramen I had was spicy but it was tempered with flavor and great texture from the vegetables. The BBB bowl (bimbibop?... More 

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Thank robertlomdon714
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend, our son, and I came in for an early lunch. When we arrived we were one of 4 tables sat which included (for this restaurant) a large party of 7. Our son who is only One, requires a high chair, which were then directed to a new table at the rear of the dining room as it would... More 

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Thank Zac K
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Good sushi and good price. But waiter did not live up: food list and drink are ordered direct to the cooker at the sushi bar.

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Thank Roby M
Bowling Green, Ohio
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4 reviews
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

I often travel for my job and have had sushi all over the U.S. I can say that Wasabi Blvd (formerly Uraku) has sushi that rivals the very best restaurants in the country! Very happy to have this wonderful establishment in my hometown!

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Thank Amy D
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201 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Fresh food, attentive service and warm hospitality greet you in the quaint diner in a strip mall across from the BGSU football stadium. The areas most delicious pad Thai and an assortment of fresh made sushi makes this a must "find-and-visit" when visiting the campus.

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Fostoria, Ohio
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I have eaten here several times and it is always excellent. The cook is so charming...after I ordered my Thai hot...out came another sauce...ate that then he actually brought his hottest himself....gotta admit...wooooooo it was hot but delish! i sure hope the same chef is there. All three of our children and our son-in-law attended BGSU so we have tried... More 

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Thank Sharon F
Bowling Green, Ohio
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Food has attention to detail. I don't eat sushi but I've heard this is some of the best, made any way you like it. I normally order a beef dish and have never been disappointed with food quality. Very tasty and served hot and fresh. Not a fast experience so a great place for a relaxed dinner with friends.

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Thank Eric W
San Diego, California
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92 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2015 via mobile

We have visited this establishment many times. While it is advertised as a Japanese restaurant, the Korean food is what we would recommend. The Japanese and Thai dishes are average at best but the Korean dishes are some of the best in northwest Ohio (ok, NW ohio is not known for great Korean food but having moving here from an... More 

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Findlay, Ohio
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76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2014

This restaurant came recommended to us, and it was definitely a winner. The fish on our sushi was very fresh. The sushi was tasty and attractive looking made by Dai, the owner. Sushi for two of us was $35. I highly recommend Uraku. We plan on going back for Thai soon.

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Thank vswartz
Bowling Green, Ohio
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2014

We have visited this restaurant about once every two weeks for several months. Obviously we and friends find it most satisfying. I am bewildered by the negative reviews about the service and the owner. It is as if we were all dining at different restaurants. The prices are lower than found in similar Toledo restaurants; the owner is cordial and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Korean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1616 E Wooster St, Bowling Green, OH 43402-3478
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Bowling Green
  • Phone Number: +1 419-352-7070

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?