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Sakura Japanese Buffet

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2609 W New Haven Ave, Melbourne, FL 32904-3749
3217235888
Today
10:30 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:30
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to stop and have some sushi (as well as some hot Chinese dishes); everything is rather basic, but the choices are there and the flavors are not bad. For the price, it's a very good deal. The dining area is huge (a bit dark, though, unless you sit by the windows) so you won't feel crowded. You... More 

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Thank julestopbuffet
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I just go here for the sushi rolls, they're delicious. Everything else is your typical buffet food. A lot more good sushi than other food options.

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1 Thank Denise R
North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Sushi, Chinese food and desserts (green tea ice cream), $9 lunch for all you can eat. Clean and Great staff! Awesome!

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1 Thank johntraveler2016
Chesapeake, Virginia
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Wide selection of sushi and some sashimi as well. Hibachi included if your interested. Temperature of food seemed correct unlike a couple other places in the area. Just around. The corner from the mall area and seating was available with no issue. Second time coming here and will be back. Can't complain about the variety of food available all looking... More 

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1 Thank VictoryMCs
Washington, Pennsylvania
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47 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

It is good , fresh ,hot food . Sushi is great. It is not only Japanese buffet , they have Chinese . They just need to update decor . Other wise they have friendly staff.cheap enough for a family of 4. Around $35

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1 Thank Mashaka1984
Washington, Pennsylvania
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47 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Good food but too greasy some of the dishes . They have sushi, Chinese cuisine as well. Cheap enough for a family of four we pay around 30$ with drinks .

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1 Thank Mashaka1984
Melbourne, Florida
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

Several members of our family have been here many times since they opened. I love the name Sakura as I once lived in a Japanese town with that name. After living in Japan twice and growing up with a Japanese parent, I tend to scrutinize any place that claims 'Japanese.' Although the staff is not Japanese, they have faithfully decorated... More 

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Thank willrunforcannoli
Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
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56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Sakura has plenty of Japanese food options for a fair price. It is located on a convenient spot on New Haven Av. close to everything. A good option for fast lunch with decent quality.

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1 Thank Bruno C
Melbourne
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

The food was awful, it tasted as though it had been sitting for a while, it was luke warm at best and it was the same boring, expected, nasty, greasy, Chinese/quasi Japanese food imaginable . We will never go back. Could not wait to get home and brush my teeth. There are a few great Asian restaurants in Melbourne. This... More 

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1 Thank Shula0903
Geneva, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

The Ginger Lobster is great and flavorful. The selection of sushi is not just your typical fare. The oysters were big and fresh covered in ice. We drove from Orlando to eat here and would do so again.

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1 Thank Drumhead15

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:30
Monday
10:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:30
Thursday
10:30 - 21:30
Friday
10:30 - 22:30
Saturday
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2609 W New Haven Ave, Melbourne, FL 32904-3749
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: 3217235888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?