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Zake Sushi Lounge

$$ - $$$
Greenway/ Upper Kirby
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2946 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77098-1538
+1 713-526-6888
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Today
12:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 23:00
Fri 11:30 - 12:00
Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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San Antonio, Texas
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204 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Unfortunately, this restaurant has closed but another similar restaurant is established in its place. There will never be a replacement for Zake....it was fabulous.

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Thank Sandy H
Houston, Texas
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2013

My friend and I had purchased a google offer to try the restaurant out. We were pleased with the food and service. We had two appetizers, edamame and stuffed jalapenos, both enjoyable. I had the chicken tempura and California sushi rolls. I play it safe : - ) My friend didn’t like her first order because she didn’t realize that... More 

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2 Thank YPM
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61 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2013

Good sushi and great happy hour. Love the Asahi Black. Service is accurate and quick, on a nice day you can sit on the patio

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Thank Nicke07
Galveston, Texas
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88 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2013

After an afternoon of shopping at the quirky Trader Joe's grocery store in the old Alabama movie theater on Sheppard my wife and I happened on Zake Sushi Lounge located next door. We showed up at an off hour (3pm) but the staff treated us like royalty. The selection of foods was varied, artfully presented and reasonably priced. I got... More 

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2 Thank jt093812
Houston, Texas
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2012

I've been going to Zake for years. They have great happy hour specials and the happy hour seems to keep extending. Not one of these places where the happy hour lasts 2 hours and then that's it. I think it is at least 4-7PM and often if you call they will say happy hour is lasting all day. I'm always... More 

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1 Thank adamccz
Houston
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2012

Nice lunch: best appetizer ever - hot crab roll, paper thin and crisp, good shrimp entree and better than average flan for desert. Perfect value. Service could be a bit faster. Overall very good experience

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Thank sokolniki
Houston, Texas
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71 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2012

We went late on a Friday and it was pretty quiet, which was just what we wanted. There was a group of us, and the server sat us immediately and took our orders. This was my first time there and the service was prompt and immediate, and the food was fantastic. The manager even came by to see how we... More 

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Thank MegailnSonja
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2012

The happy hour is what has us coming back multiple times. Much of their menu is reduced in price and the sushi is very fresh. The service as previous reviews cite is pretty weak but the food itself and the happy hour deal is the attraction.

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Thank Texharp
Houston, TX
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2012

The managers here demonstrated the worst customer service I've ever seen in my life! Please do not patronize this restaurant because they care nothing about making customers happy and honoring their promotions. There was hardly anyone in there on this Saturday night (01/21/12) at 9:00 p.m. and the customer service is most likely the reason. A friend of mine and... More 

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Thank lakecharlesla
Houston, Texas
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93 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2011

Great food, but the service is deplorable. We had to wander the restaurant looking for our server, not once, but twice - and the place was nearly empty - we were one of about four tables occupied. If the service is lousy, it doesn't matter how great the food is. Speaking of their food, they have a great menu with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 12:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2946 S Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77098-1538
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Neighbourhood: Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Phone Number: +1 713-526-6888

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