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Sakura

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1000 Arlberg Avenue, Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
+1 907-754-2237
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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent sushi. Original creations along with traditional sushi fare.Great bar menu. I will miss the Sake Mojito as it was recently taken off the menu, though that won't downgrade my review (dear manager it almost did).

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Thank rnassar2016
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Had three sushi rolls between my husband and I. The Chugach Roll, Spicy Tuna Roll and the Hustler Roll (substituted the crab for spicy tuna) were all amazing. Very fresh fish and great service from the sushi chefs. If you want a fun show sit at the sushi bar and you are able to see everything being made.

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Thank austing_ak
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Definitely recommend over other onsite eateries. We didn't go here at first but glad we made it before the end of our trip.

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Thank Taitemcd
Anchorage, Alaska
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Cute place with really tasty food. Good service, expensive but we were satisfied with the quality of our meal.

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Thank mytripopinion04
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12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

The sushi is above average quality and the fish is always fresh. The waitstaff is very accommodating and you can get sushi in Girdwood.. which is awesome.

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Thank SilvertipCabinsAK
New York City, New York
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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

I had a spicy tuna roll and sake , it's simply delicious!! hom hom.... the stuffs are very friendly.

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Thank aat226
Girdwood, Alaska
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97 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Sakura Asian Bistro in the Hotel Alyeska is the best place to enjoy fresh sushi and sashimi in Alaska! They offer traditional and creative options with a nice selection of sake. I love the Alyeska and the Hawiian rolls the best... but all rolls I have tried are amazing, fresh & delish! A must stop in Girdwood.

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Thank nicolekg
Westmont, Illinois
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80 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

I went to the Sakura because I was staying at the Alyeska and this was the only other option besides the Aurora Bar and Grill. I usually eat at Japanese restaurants with my family, and didn't find anything special about the Sakura. I would rather look for other restaurants near the hotel.

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Thank Evangelina1944
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Sat at the bar, was offered the daily specials. Ordered from the menu, the wagyu beef roll was amazing! The Alyeska Roll by far is my favorite. Tried the seaweed salad and it was delicious too! Also tried a little bit of the smoked squid, it was delicious! Would go great with the seaweed salad. By far the restaurant and... More 

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Thank Matthew T
Wichita, Kansas
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58 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Fun atmosphere and some decent things on the menu. We tried some of the specialties and I think you would be better off sticking to the basics sushi rolls etc.

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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$40 - US$50
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Arlberg Avenue, Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage  >  Girdwood
  • Phone Number: +1 907-754-2237

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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?