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Sakura Japanese Restaurant

3758 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056-5210
+1 704-823-3388
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
3 Jul 2017
“Solid Ramen Soup”
10 Sep 2016
“The sushi is good”
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
3758 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056-5210
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11 - 20 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 25 June 2015

While this was a strip mall restaurant I thought I would review it because the seafood is better than a recent restaurant in CT, where the prices were higher and you would have expected the fish to be fresher. They feature bento boxes but also...More

Thank Pandora_is_Eve
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

The quality of food was terrible. Had to send back both plates of food. The steak was undercooked and the chicken was very fatty. Ended up having to get one meal replaced. Not worth going to again.

Thank Wendara B
Reviewed 5 February 2015 via mobile

They use a lot of creme cheese which I'm not a fan of. Odd to see a Mexican guy make sushi but does it well

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Sushi is always great, but the service is AMAZING. I have been here on multiple occasions each with a different server and they have all excellent. The servers are very knowledgeable, helpful and extremely kind. Always a good spot to visit after a movie since...More

Thank amb118996
Reviewed 1 November 2014

The staff was friendly and helpful. I had the teriyaki steak with fried rice and vegetables. It was very good. The soup the came out before hand must have been an acquired taste. It was made from tofu and seaweed with scallions. The meal certainly...More

Thank BethCunningham
Reviewed 3 September 2014

This particular Sakura has the best sushi chef!!!! He will create any roll you want, all you have to do is name a few items you like in your roll. I even have my own roll named after me. Always polite and very fast for...More

Thank Megtugnoli
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Stopped in for lunch, and sat at the sushi bar and had a conversation with the sushi chef, who has been making sushi for 13 years. Food came quickly and was of good quality. Waiter was extremely professional, prompt and had a sense of humor....More

Thank R C
Reviewed 24 October 2013

We have been regulars at Sakura's in the past but had gotten away from going because we had other places more convenient to our home. But we had some errands to run nearby and so we stopped in for dinner. WOW, we have been missing...More

1  Thank Sharie R
Reviewed 27 August 2013 via mobile

Great food! Very fresh, I recommend the bento boxes. Also had the ika salad, wonderful blend of flavors. My husband had the pork Gyoza followed by chicken fried rice. Not very adventurous on his part, but we both agreed The quality was superior to what...More

1  Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 1 June 2013 via mobile

Our friends have been telling us about this place for a while. We decided to try it out before going to the movies. Their Sushi is excellent. I got one of the combos and the waiter was very attentive. He brought out a varied selection...More

Thank Petey05
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3758 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056-5210
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Gastonia
  • Phone Number: +1 704-823-3388
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