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“AWESOME FOOD & reasonable prices”

Oya Japanese Restaurant
Ranked #9 of 26 Restaurants in Sun Peaks
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Japanese
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed May 27, 2018

This small Japanese joint was perfect during my stay at Sun Peaks. Located perfectly in the village and less than 20m from our lodge OYA japanese was a great place for sit in and takeaway dinner. The service was good and the food was very fresh and always delicious. We often ordered takeaway to eat in our room and this was very easy and convenient. The staff are lovely too.

1  Thank sophietitmarsh
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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Not bad sushi and the price is average. Service is attentive although sun peaks is dead right now. We got the party platter and there wasn’t anything fancy on it, but what was there was decent. It is the only Asian food in town.

Thank SeattleDoc2010
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Reviewed April 5, 2018

Spoiled in Vancouver with lots of good cultural food. We eat Japanese often so have experienced everything from authentic and wonderful to 'nope, not coming back'. I would summarize this venue as come for the sushi only. First, we appreciated that the table service was quick and with smiles. The food was lacked luster: seafood salad - nice amount of seafood but the sauce had a soy sauce taste to it and in my opinion, did not do the salad justice; udons arrived very hot with the noodles overcooked; gomae - sauce was tasted too sugary and had a crunch to it versus a smooth sesame dressing; beef don - husband said it was okay; sushi - good. Tea is very expensive - over $3 per person - which is indicative of the overall pricing. If you eat here, I recommend the sushi.

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1  Thank Mtanaka
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

A nice change to the ordinary in the village with some great varieties of Japanese food to try, also the sake and beers to enhance the night. well worth a try.

Thank KiwiPaulNewPlymouth
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Went for the bento tray after being guided to sit at the sushi bar. Not busy for being lunch hour.
The Bento box contained delishious yam and prawn tempura, small sunomono sallad which was good, beef teriyaki with rice that was very bland and a California roll with imitation crab.
Over all it was a fair Bento, but slightly expensive for what you got.

When asked for drinks I asked for a common Genmaicha japanese brown toasted rice tea but they only had jasmine green tea @ $3.45.

What concerned me the most during my visit was seeing the sushi chef having to cough a few times, directing his cough down onto the floor without covering his mouth. His arms and hands he tried to keep away, but his right hand was still within droplet area. After coughing, without washing hands or using any kind of hand cleaning he went back to touching the sushi rolls and rice.

Thank Zarako
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