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Sasaki Japanese Restaurant

#2,155 of 7,276 Restaurants in Houston
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Japanese, Asian, Sushi
8979 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77063-3601
+1 713-266-5768
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (10 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
“my favorite” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Sushi
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8979 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77063-3601
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

My favorite is the Chirashi (raw seafood over a bed of rice). The Chef professionally prepares it over a thin bed of rice. Many varieties of fresh seafood and tasty yellow egg are piled over the rice. Will come back anytime as this restaurant is...More

Thank Tony T
Reviewed 22 July 2017

this is usually 1 of our favorite places to go and we have been many times in the past 10 years but now i fear they are going out of business. my last 3 visits were not good. the food was bad (too fishy on...More

Thank joyce e
Reviewed 1 March 2017

not sure what happened to this place. i used to live nearby and go at least once a week. they had super fresh sushi, great soups and i love the bento box w/fish of the day. but my last couple of visit have been very...More

Thank joyce e
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Sasaki has a favorite of my family for at least 20 years. The chef is one of the only few Japanese chefs left in the city. Consistently delivering fresh Sashimi/Sushi over the years. My staple is always Uni, Chawan Mushi and escolar. Love rhis place.

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Sasaki is a Great place for fresh and reasonably price sushi. It's simple and easy. They have the best unagi I've ever had. The crisp on it is delicious. The scallop is sweet and tasty at a great price. The taste is comparable to the...More

Thank ANS29
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

The closest Japanese food to Japan can be found at this restaurant. It is Japanese owned and you'll also find Japanese clients here which says a lot. I have visited this several times and find the food to be very original and truly Japanese. The...More

Thank Tony T
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Very nice authentic sushi place, always very fresh and first grade fish served. Look no further if you are interested in proper sushi place.

Thank Vladimir L
Reviewed 17 February 2016

This is one of the very few Japanese eateries in town that are actually run by Japanese. Others are usually run by the Taiwanese. Taiwan used to be Japanese territory before the Second World War. My wife and I had been there several times for...More

Thank Victor C
Reviewed 26 August 2015

I traveled in many countries and I'm a real big fan of sushis and sashimis. Sasaki in Houston is undoubtedly the best place I've ever been ! The Japanese Chef is a real Sensei, he's an artist and he offers the widest selection of raw...More

1  Thank Renaud_Texan
Reviewed 1 June 2015

There's something about Sasaki that reminds me of being in a New York City izakaya - cozy seating, straightforward but authentic Japanese decor and an excellent and rather large menu. I'm happy getting various pieces of sushi, personally. This past visit, we were unfortunately rushed...More

Thank Brichford
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8979 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77063-3601
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-266-5768
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