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Sams Anchor Inn Kokusai Street

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3-3-18 Kumoji, Naha 900-0015 , Okinawa Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 98-862-9090
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Montgomery, Alabama
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66 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend, yes it was a bit pricey but honestly well worth it. My kids loved the place, drinks in skull glasses were big hits. The food was wonderful, they spoke English, took credit cards, and most tourist brochures have a coupon. Parking in no problem. We went right when the opened for dinner since we didn't have a reservation... More 

Montgomery, Alabama
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66 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Our family of 5 loved it! We showed up without reservations right at opening time. We got a seat right away but it filled up quickly. They spoke awesome English and were super nice to our kids. They had a kid menu and the kids got their drinks served in a skull cup which was awesome. The food was cooked... More 

Veldhoven, The Netherlands
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

We enjoyed a good dinner at Sam's. The restaurant is built as the interior of a ship and hawaiian music is played, quite a nice atmosphere. The food was fresh and well prepared.

Thank Evert d
Singapore, Singapore
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40 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

We (3 adults and a baby) pre-purchased "steak" dinner sets here as part of a local company's one-day tour package, and the tour company made the dinner reservation for us. Upon arrival, the staff spoke very little English and for some reason took a long time to find our reservation. Finally, we were ushered upstairs to the second floor, which... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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47 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

+really fresh, generous portion size food +great performance from chef +service fast, friendly and efficient

1 Thank Elisabeth O
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884 reviews
843 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 758 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Love the food here... The lobster is so fresh. The Wagyu beef is so good. The service is good. The chef is skilful in the way he cooks.

Thank yeoc468
Taipei, Taiwan
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104 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2014

This is my first time dining at this place. The price is decent enough for what it offers. Service is good, but you can sometimes hear 2 chefs complaining to each other while cooking for different tables. The chefs perform some nice tricks with pepper holder but I don't think it's really necessary because the food is good enough for... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2014

It is worth the price the food is great and the service is 5 star. the chef cooks in front of you and the drinks are too expensive. i will go back

Thank Dave D
Geneseo, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2014

First off, it was a really fun environment. It almost looked like you were in a pirate ship. The wait wasn't too long to get seated about five minutes (although we went on a Tuesday evening, i'm sure the weekend nights are worse.) There isn't really a huge drinking menu if you're a drinker. However, if you order a drink... More 

2 Thank Taylor G
Tokai, Japan
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154 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2013

Maybe going here alone wasn't the best idea. And maybe I should have had the steak I went here to eat. But, all in all, a very satisfying experience. Groups of people seemed to enjoy the showy performances by the chefs who cook right at your table. I did, too, but it's hard to break into applause or to whoop... More 

1 Thank Shizzer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$31
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-3-18 Kumoji, Naha 900-0015, Okinawa Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Okinawa Prefecture  >  Naha
  • Phone Number: +81 98-862-9090

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