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6th Ring Road | Crowne Plaza Hotel, Kuwait City, Kuwait
+965 2475 7775
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12:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is very good, service is quite good and the restaurant ambience is decent. Price is a bit steep for most of the seafood but quite fresh and tasty. The discount card is worth a buy if you plan to visit even every three months.

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Thank jaxx j
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best Japanese places out there. My usual order consist of : Volcano maki, manayer maki, raed maki, caterpillar maki, zahra maki,salmon tepanyaki, negimyaki, ichiban chicken(sweet sauce) the crab avocado salad is to die for👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼 i cant handle 🌶 so i usually order it non spicy. Its a bit over priced though. They have home delivery too👍🏼

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Thank JJQ89
Beirut, Lebanon
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favorite sushi restaurants in Kuwait. Convenient location. Generous buffet and good deal for money.

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Thank Mouhannad_ElMidani
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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133 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Great Japanese food here. Their other branches are ok but this is the best. They have tatami rooms, also. Somewhat spendy... but very good overall. Their set menus are a great deal.

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Thank GourmetGirl2017
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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188 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This review pertains to Sakura at 360 Mall, despite the fact that this mall has the best food court and dining areas amongst all the malls in Kuwait, the decoration is out of date and the chairs are old, dirty and not comfortable, this is compensated by a good food and services

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Thank AOmeiri
Ancaster, Canada
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277 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We sat outside and I was with a local Kuwaitee and so this seemed to facilitate things. Setting outside was nice but a little noisy as it is close to the main Arabian street. Sushi platter was great and the volcano salad was very good. Service was attentive.

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Thank JMark2014
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Knowing Sakura, we usually avoid eating in the restaurant due to the setup of the restaurant. Something about the ambiance of the decor just doesn't speak luxury. I'm glad they finally serve imported bottled water. The menu gave us hope that the food has improved, but I don't feel it has.

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Thank Mayoucheh2
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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336 reviews
310 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Sakura is a pioneer in introducing Japanese cuisine in Kuwait for more than 20 years. Sakura is the Japanese term for flowering cherry trees that produce beautiful cherry blossoms for a short time each spring. I have not been dining here for over 10 years and I am back now for an authentic Japanese experience. The staff at 360 mall... More 

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2 Thank Ghadeer2014
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Level Contributor
376 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is the best Japanese Restaurant in Kuwait. I like there decoration specially the private tables. Food are amazing. Service too.

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1 Thank JenanJamal
San Pedro, Philippines
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We came here as a family twice, and in both visits, the food have always been consistently excellent in terms of taste, even the presentation of food is superb. Highly recommedable is the crunchy maki, never fails. This restaurant is one of the restaurants you can really recommend. Service is good too, however, in one occassion, we were made to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$100
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Delivery, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6th Ring Road | Crowne Plaza Hotel, Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Location: Middle East  >  Kuwait  >  Kuwait City
  • Phone Number: +965 2475 7775

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