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Shogun Japanese Restaurant

Dinner, Lunch
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

It was a warm , cozy and comfort restaurant with a variety of food options in menu .Our friends and I had a wonderful night and yammy dinner . Several kinship of sushi rolls , spring rolls , delicious shrimp and vegetable tempura ,Japanese soup...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kokab u
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Not the best Japanese food we've ever had, but certainly good enough. I don't think we'd get the Bento boxes again; the main dishes (teriyaki chicken, pork, tempura veggies) were good, & the miso soup was unusual with a delicious smoky taste. But the salad...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank JamaisVu
Reviewed February 6, 2018

I have finally come to the conclusion that I will never eat at a American Japanese joint ever again unless it is out of desperation. The formula menu and preparation including ingredients and flavors of all of the places I have eaten in the past...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank jarasta
Reviewed September 13, 2017

If it's sushi my wife & I are after it's Shogun. Uni and Sung Ho have made a great place here after starting with the Miyako in Capitola ~25 years ago. The restaurant does a high volume business, which is good, because that drives fresh...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank RonCentralCA
Reviewed July 10, 2017

The sushi was very good. Had katsu, some rolls, and tempura. Just seemed the price was a little high.

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank marywoods
Reviewed April 5, 2017

We had dinner at Shogun, ordered meals that included beef - it was below any standards; undercooked, fatty and chewy. And on top of everything: low quality meat used. Very disappointing experience - hoped for much more. The cook should review lessons on how to...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank awartak
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Let me begin by saying I am married to a Japanese women raised in the sushi restaurant business in Tokyo and her brother has been a sushi chef for over 50 years, so I know good sushi when I have it. Some people would poo...More

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank TheBlum
Reviewed February 13, 2017

OK, this is not my go-to sushi place in Santa Cruz generally, but a friend suggested it and we give it a try last week. Shogun was terrific, with amazing food, pleasant service and appropriate prices. We started out with a generous glass of Chardonnay...More

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank Extraordinary808702
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Went there with a friend and ordered a couple of dishes with some Japanese beer. Service was excellent and we enjoyed some quite different sushi.

Date of visit: October 2016
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Always fresh, always delicious. I've been going here for 15+ years and never had a bad meal. My favorites are the Nancy Roll, Fisherman's roll, shrimp tempura roll... wow, too many to name! I also love the dinner boxes when I'm really hungry and for...More

Date of visit: October 2016
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