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Sakura Island Restaurant

255 King St N, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 4V2, Canada
+1 519-886-1812
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
“bento box” (4 reviews)
“sashimi” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Korean
$$ - $$$
255 King St N, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 4V2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best sushi places I have gone to! I had a sushi and sashimi platter, jap chae, and a bento. All the food I ordered was really fresh and tasted amazing! The staff was really nice and had great service! Definitely stop here...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Called in last minute to make a business reservation, the staff was able to get us in, plus provided us with a semi private booth. Been here many times and never disappointed. Thanks

Thank Ron E
Reviewed 22 January 2017

My friend and I drove all the way from Guelph to Waterloo to eat a nice Korean or Japanese meal for dinner. This was a subtle restaurant located in a busy area which we found by coincidence. We ordered the tempura udon, bulgogi bibimbap, and...More

Thank Vivian H
Reviewed 15 January 2017

I had the Kalbi which was excellent and sizzling hot. I also tried the sushi platter and bento. Tempura was light and delicious. Sushi was very fresh for Waterloo. Way better quality than all you can eat places.

Thank sandman557
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Have been several times, and enjoyed the first more so than the latter. Edamame were excellent every time and some of the rolls were quite tasty. Lack of Japanese etiquette, customs, cleanliness, etc. were as usual and as expected, disappointing. The staff tried hard, and...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I've been to Sekura a few times and the service has been quite different for each. This week, we had a lovely server who was very patient and attentive. Another time, I had a server who was unfriendly and impatient. Love sitting in the booths...More

Thank irispiral
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Amazing hidden gem in Waterloo that deserves recognition. Check out this restaurant and try their amazing menu items.

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Called them twice to ask about Gluten Free Soya Sauce when ordering sushi. They assured us we would receive it with the order if we noted it in the note section. 45 minutes later they called us to tell us the food was going to...More

Thank Thom B
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Recently returned to this restaurant after a long absence. Good to experience many positive and all round changes to the food and service.

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Wego there with my 2 sons. Fresh fish, great quality. We usually orfer the large love boat which come with salad, soup and desert.

Thank Travel2DiveandFun
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 King St N, Waterloo, Ontario N2J 4V2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 519-886-1812
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