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Sushi Sasabune

1417 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-2506
+1 808-947-3800
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good9%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“omakase” (78 reviews)
“sushi” (182 reviews)
“warm rice” (8 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
1417 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-2506
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The outside might not look so inviting but once you walk in you are transported to a Japanese garden. Sit at the sushi bar and let the plates roll in - there are a lot so pace yourself and be ready for the most amazing...More

Thank ktquig
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

To me, true omakase is sitting at the sushi counter and having the chef feed you whatever he thinks is best that day until you are full. There are tables at sasabune and a regular menu, but I say do the omakase style. Some call...More

Thank AnthonyBidulka
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

We happened upon this by accident. Went for lunch and learned that lunch is by reservation only. We didn't know what omakase dining was about. So we made reservations and returned for dinner. What fun! It is expensive - but worth it to celebrate our...More

Thank RioVistaMomma
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Sushi Sasabune is a classic omakase experience. It was so unique and personal. It's also one of the few that has been so extensive that I've had to stop before the end! My husband made it all the way through, though. I'd say it's a...More

Thank 581lily
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

We hadn’t been here in five years but our expectations were high from our last visit. And they delivered. Top notch fish. Creative sauces. Great presentation. Highly recommend for any sushi aficionados.

Thank lesliebauman
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

If you are a lover of seafood, you must reserve a seat at this restaurant to experience their Omakase! You won’t regret it! Sake was wonderful as well!

Thank Red510
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

No shoyu on the table. No need to augment what is put in front of you. Each nigiri comes with a unique topping which might sound gimmicky, but it's far from that. Complements the fish incredibly well. Even the rice is unique - not the...More

Thank MelTakata
Reviewed 4 September 2017

It was our second time dining at Sushi Sasabune and we enjoyed our dinner very much! We did the Omakase and left it up to the chef to surprise us. The sushi pieces were served on warm rice and you are supposed to eat each...More

Thank Snookphish
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We were looking specially for a "sushi" meal without all the frills. Although we love Nobu, their omakase is a mix of many type of Japanese foods, both hot and cold, and you pay a 30-40% premium for the atmosphere. Sasabone was located in a...More

1  Thank MsLATam
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing sushi! My family is from NYC and we frequent many of the best sushi restaurants there. And my wife is Japanese and we have eaten at top Tokyo sushi restaurants as well. Believing we are sushi "snobs" we did not expect very much from...More

1  Thank Tom C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 50 - US$ 50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1417 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-2506
    (Keeaumoku St.)
  • Public Transportation: South King street and Keeaumoku street by bus.
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-947-3800
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