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Samurai Restaurant

2588 Lake Tahoe Blvd, CA 96150-7730
+1 530-542-0300
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“tempura” (6 reviews)
“sushi” (18 reviews)
“chirashi” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
2588 Lake Tahoe Blvd, CA 96150-7730
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

One night we decided to eat Sushi, after asking around the recommended this place, for starter this place is small and cozy, after we were seated my son asked the chef what would he recommend because he is a big Sushi fan and the answer...More

Thank allenKGranadahills
Reviewed 20 October 2017

I have been to alot of Japanese Restaurants in my life and lived in Japan for 25 years. The edamame was delicious and a great starter. I ordered the Chicken combo with Tempura and Gyoza, The chicken teriyaki was good i have had better but...More

Thank Stan M
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I not too much on sushi, but the wives insisted we go. So we shared a California roll and I had Tempura. Both were very good. Food was fresh and tasty. The waiter was very helpful and friendly. We arrived early enough to beat the...More

Thank Buck W
Reviewed 7 September 2017

As I work in this area often, I try to get to this place whenever I can get away with it. The food is great, fish fresh, service is a bit slow if you are in a hurry, but with everything made to order form...More

Thank Traveller-X24-7
Reviewed 13 August 2017

There are very few Japanese restaurants in South Lake Tahoe, go figure. But we were pleased to find this one to be excellent. The grilled tofu and miso soup for starters were good indications for the rolls to follow, which were all excellent. My wife...More

Thank Philippe H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Our family has been coming to this place for decades, maybe that's why we're biased. But the people here know their stuff, including the waiters & waitresses, all the ins and outs of Japanese food. We had sushi, sukiyaki, teriyaki, udon, miso etc, lots of...More

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

High hopes, decent decor with fire pit dining. Service was slow, inept, disjointed- hard to get a fork and tea, meal got cold. The salmon teriyaki looked great- a bad piece of fish. Inedible.

Thank ps s
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Was quite impressed with the quality of the food. Rolls with eel were really good, I liked how the eel was warmed up and it just melted in my mouth. Sushi and rolls were tasty, fish was fresh .. Service could have been a little...More

3  Thank 209Elena
Reviewed 6 December 2016

very nice staff. food was awful.I got sick in the bathroom. I wont be back Ever. The fish was not fresh at all. Save your money and go somewhere else.

Thank michele4063
Reviewed 31 July 2016

With a desire to eat light we ordered several dishes from Salmon Skin Hand Rolls to a Chicken Teriyaki dish to a fabulous Powder roll and with some hot sake. It was perfect and we were in and out within an hour, exactly what we...More

Thank Robert S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
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Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2588 Lake Tahoe Blvd, CA 96150-7730
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)
  • Phone Number: +1 530-542-0300
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