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Sakari Sushi Lounge

2605 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312-5237
+1 515-288-3381
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (27 reviews)
“godzilla roll” (2 reviews)
“noodles” (3 reviews)
Opens in 6 min
All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
2605 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312-5237
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

I went here for the first time and was very impressed with the quality of the sushi, food and drinks. The manager Nikki took car of us and did an outstanding job in running the restaurant. I'm a gringo who has spent many years in...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in on a Friday at 6:30 or so. The place was hopping but we only had to wait 5 minutes for a table. Server was fun, attentive and efficient. However it took 45 minutes for our sushi order to arrive and it was...More

Thank timiniowa
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Super quick, great food and atmosphere but we had the best service we have had anywhere in DSM for a while. She was awesome. Can't wait to come back!

Thank rocknreconstruct
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We are not large sushi eaters, however Sakari offers cooked sushi rolls With a twist. We enjoyed great service, and our server made great suggestions on what to pick. Please try the Plum Sake, as it is wonderful. The server also brought a small glass...More

Thank Don B
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Popped in to get a little sushi & it was awesome as usual. We got four rolls, but the main events for me where the Incredible Hulk and Bruce Lee. Highly recommend if you're in the area.

Thank Mr-Bugh
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I live in Eastern Iowa. My parents live in Des Moines. I have traveled 34 states and this is still my go to for Sushi & noodles! What it lacks on the outside appearance, it makes up for with the food. Everything is fresh &...More

Thank nvrenuf379
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I've been here several times and have given up on Sakari. First, the order card comes in about 6 point type so bring a magnifying glass. Second, don't expect to be able to talk with your dining companions because it's LOUD -- really loud. The...More

Thank IowaBulldog
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Some of the best Sushi I have had in Des Moines. Very busy on weekends, so get there early. Sit at the sushi bar for some added fun!

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Craving for Japanese food brought us to Sakari on Ingersoll avenue on a Friday night. This restaurant was bustling with customers. We loved their shrimp tempura. Service was great. We were lucky to have a table in their patio because it was loud inside. Parking...More

Thank momxpress95
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We sit at the sushi bar every time and it's great! The chefs are fun and friendly. Service is great and so is the food!

Thank Megan M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2605 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312-5237
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-288-3381
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