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Mikuni Japanese Restaurant and Sushi Bar

500 1st St Ste 11, Davis, CA 95616-4654
+1 530-756-2111
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bento box” (10 reviews)
“beef teriyaki” (4 reviews)
“sushi” (29 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
500 1st St Ste 11, Davis, CA 95616-4654
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I hoped this visit would be better than my last, it wasn't. It was actually worst. Started with the Agedashi Tofu/Fried Tofu. It was served in a beef broth with chopped green onions and topped with a garnish if ground fresh ginger and light horseradish....More

Thank AJinDavis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Outside patio seating is our preference......inside is too noisy. An excellent menu option is their dinner for two ($45) that includes several courses -- with numerous menu items to choose from for each course. Excelkent preparation.

Thank 1mreeeee
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Makunis has always been one of our favorite places to have Sushi. The staff is always friendly and food is great. Fun environment that is casual and fun for the whole family.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

By far one of the best sushi places ever! Service great! Food great! Great lunches too! Usually busy but worth the wait! Favorite spot!

Thank Sandie2020
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I have been eating at Mikuni since 2006 at the original Fair Oaks location. Mikuni sets the bar high for high quality fresh sushi and creative flavor combos. Since I have moved to Davis I have experimented with some of the unique Davis themed rolls...More

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I'm a Vegan and only eat healthy foods, no junk. Nothing fried. Most Japanese restaurants offer nothing to my liking. They, however, went out of their way to give me a big dish of fresh steamed veggies. Will return.

Thank Low_Hertz
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Lots of good, fresh Japanese cuisine on offer here, and we especially enjoy the lunch-time Bento menu options, including chicken teriyaki, salmon teriyaki, shrimp and veggie tempura options, California roll. In short, it's a lot of food. Great variety of sushi rolls also for lunch...More

Thank Sprout15
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Mikuni has the best sushi around. If you are in Davis try out Mikuni. Parking lot in back or you can find 2 hour parking across the street sometimes along the road. It's a busy place with seating inside and outside. Highly recommend.

Reviewed 2 July 2017

Bento boxes with several choices and great prices, good location, lots of variety, all was really tasty

Thank Tucatuca2016
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I ordered a bento box with ginger pork and sauteed gyoza. This came with rice and additional vegetables. It was truly delicious. Perfectly prepared, and the various flavors and textures blended extremely well. It was quite filling for under $12. I also had a glass...More

Thank larry95616
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Questions & Answers
24 March 2017|
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Response from Chris T | Reviewed this property |
They also have Beef Teriyaki Stir fried beef, teriyaki sauce..............11.95
Rebecca C
25 July 2016|
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Response from RPata | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the dining area is great. The bar area might get a little lively during happy hour.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 1st St Ste 11, Davis, CA 95616-4654
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Davis
  • Phone Number: +1 530-756-2111
  • E-mail
A cool, urban vibe balances a warm, friendly atmosphere at Mikuni's eighth restaurant. Located in the Davis Commons, right in the heart of the downtown area, this newest hot spot is within easy walking distance of the UC Davis campus.We're delighted to have been so graciously welcomed into the Davis community. On any given afternoon or evening, you'll find local families, university students, and business professionals enjoying the spectacular sushi and casual ambience-both indoors and on the charming outside patio. The dining experience is enhanced by a full bar, seven large-screen HD TVs, and original artwork featuring UC Davis students.
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