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2461 Springs Rd NE, Hickory, NC 28601
+1 828-256-2277
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 21:30
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Dined inside for the first time ever; I'm mostly a drive thru customer. Food was hot, fast and quite tasty. Would give a 5 if server had been interested in us being there, our needs or anything other than her cell phone as she sat in the dining room. Food is always good here.

Thank kellyrhoney
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72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The sushi is wonderful and the atmosphere is fun. Prices are reasonable and the restaurant was clean and staff were knowledgeable and friendly. Would return, delicious!

Thank Zx6girl
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Ordered takeout on 1/3/17, was told 15 minutes so I waited. I left to pick up food after waiting 15 minutes and waited 25 minutes in line in drive thru. The food since last time was terrible. The rice and carrots were half cooked, and I don't think the chicken was cooked completely. Will not be back there to get... More 

Thank 546barneys
Newton, North Carolina
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I was wanting Japanese after a long day at work. This place was near my place of employment so why not. I entered the establishment and saw a table with 4 guests. Had to search for the checkout area to p[lace a to go order and there was no one there. Now we are talking about 4:30 pm. On the... More 

Thank RBailey59
Asheville, North Carolina
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Food was good, portions were enough for yummy leftovers the next day. Service was a bit slow, but not a deal breaker. Next time we are he in area, I'll definitely come back to try the sushi.

Thank JennHas2Ns
Hickory, North Carolina, United States
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

If you want GREAT Japanese, this is your place! Excellent teriyaki steak, chicken, and shrimp! My husband loves all the sushi. We eat there at least once a week, and it is always consistent. Delicious! Also wonderful service and great owners. Can't go wrong.

Thank mac8906
Hickory, North Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

I've been eating there for years, it is always great and fresh. My husband wouldn't even eat Japanese until I got him to come in and try their Panther Rolls. Yes, they do have cheese melted on top. Now he goes by the drive-through on his lunch hour to eat weekly. The sushi takes a little longer to come out... More 

Thank Rochelle W
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44 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Our first time here this visit. You can just sit anywhere. No hostess. Had a nice japanese hibachi menu with good selection and reasonably priced for families. Nice atmosphere and excellent service. Loved how teriyaki chicken was cut smaller than the big cuts I am used to at other places. Portions were good sized and the carrots were not overly... More 

Thank MylisaX_
1 review
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

I love their sushi and food is great too! The only place I choose for Sushi around here....made fresh to order! Love and would recommend highly!

Thank Donna M
1 review
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

This is by for the greatest Asian cuisine this side of Charlotte North Carolina no one in Hickory North Carolina can compete with Sakura best sushi in the Western North Carolina region hands down. And I've spent much time in East Asia myself.

Thank Christopher B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2461 Springs Rd NE, Hickory, NC 28601
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hickory
  • Phone Number: +1 828-256-2277

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