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#469 of 1,590 Restaurants in Tucson
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Japanese, Sushi, Asian
6534 E Tanque Verde Rd, Tucson, AZ 85715-3811
+1 520-298-7777
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“sushi” (18 reviews)
“shrimp” (8 reviews)
“teppan yaki” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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6534 E Tanque Verde Rd, Tucson, AZ 85715-3811
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The last couple of times I promised myself I would never eat there. It just seems that some companies want to treat their employees to lunch there, riding on the times when Sakura was a happening restaurant. It unfortunately is under different ownership, and the...More

1  Thank Carmel1te
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Party of 7 and no complaints! Great evening - 5 different choices and every one was great. Make a reservation!

Thank Fran T
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is dirty and very run down. Sushi bar has old soy sauce splatter on the area and is not cleaned after each guest leaves. The wait staff is not attentive even when the restaurant is empty (which is quite often!) The female servers...More

Thank Lindsay P
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Like to come to Sakura every year during the gem show, but this year prices were a little bet too much... our regular scallops, shrimp and steak plate used to be 28.00 now is at a whopping 40.00 each!! We had 2 adults and 1...More

Thank Lenny I
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We recently visited Sakura to celebrate a family birthday. There were 6 of us and we decided on Teppanyaki. This was a Saturday at 5:00 PM and it was starting to get busy - I would recommend reservations for groups at this restaurant. We started...More

Thank VailAZTraveler
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Wanted to bring the wife someplace that she had never been before to eat. She had never eaten teppanyaki so we went here. She enjoyed the Chefs show and eating the food. All was good.

2  Thank Mark D
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Service excellent; cooking show great! Portions are less than we remembered, shrimp over cooked and tough ...sadly we remember this restaurant when it was much better

Thank Linda Sue N
Reviewed 3 January 2018

They have reasonable priced sushis. However, they sit you at Teppanyaki seats. This could be inconvient if you like sitting across from people. You get soup with your meals. The sushi is pretty good. I just hate the sitting arrangement. They also have lunch specials.

Thank waterdance
Reviewed 26 November 2017

My kids took me for dinner here and the food was yummy and lots of it. We ate at one of the many teppanyaki grills. Our chef did the usual entertainment while cooking out food. I had shrimp which was cooked to perfection. I am...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

This place reminded me of a place I are at in Okinawa. It is tappanyaki (sp?) Style after 5 pm They have a full bar, sushi etc. They do not seem to have Japanese cooks in this Japanese restaurant. The cook and waitresses were dumbfounded...More

Thank Mike S
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Rhoda R
15 November 2017|
Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
I would be more concerned if food can be ordered without cockroaches!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6534 E Tanque Verde Rd, Tucson, AZ 85715-3811
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-298-7777
Happy Hour: Please check our website
Our updated 2016 Menu list is on our website.
Prices on Tripadvisor is not current price so please discard old menu price online.
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