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Sakura Sushi

1960 Grand Ave Ste 11, West Des Moines, IA 50265-4218
+1 515-225-9999
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sushi” (18 reviews)
“strip mall” (6 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
1960 Grand Ave Ste 11, West Des Moines, IA 50265-4218
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Good place for. I've had their sushi and some main courses. All are worth the price and then some. Decent wine as well.

Thank stone595
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Sushi restaurants have recently become very popular. Tried many. This one stands out as the best. Very small, friendly staff, fresh ingredients with a large menu. Something for everyone, even those that don't enjoy sushi. Good specials on specialty rolls and drinks throughout the week....More

Thank peske1116
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

After an exciting day downtown Des Moines, we went to celebrate our anniversary at Sakura Sushi. We both love sushi. This place did not disappoint. We had the yellowtail jalapeño appetizer, the Sakura roll, and lady lobster. All three dishes made you close your eyes...More

Thank MsAllFiftyStates
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

This little gem is amazing! The sushi is the best in the Des Moines metro. The service and staff are fast, fun, and friendly as well. All of their rolls are great but I highly recommend the "Hot Lover Roll" and "Happy Five". Even if...More

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Small restaurant located in a strip mall. Overflowing with patrons on Wednesday evenings for the $9.99 specialty roll deals. Sushi was good...but it was a long wait. We had to sit at the bar to eat...would have preferred a table. Might try it again on...More

Thank L K
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

My husband and I come here every so often when we are by Jordan creek and are in the mood for sushi. They do not disappoint. Sushi always tastes great. I love their sweet potato tempura sushi and their rainbow naruto. Size of your rolls...More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I've been here many times and have not had a bad experience ever! The food is great and the service is good. Love the Lady Lobster roll!

Thank Kristi M
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Unprepossessing strip mall store front, but great food. Third trip here and each meal has been beautifully presented and the sushi has been superb.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 9 July 2015

My husband loves sushi, i can't eat fish. I have taken him here, and he really likes it. Very good sushi for Iowa, very fresh tasting and lots of options. When we went they were understaffed, but the staff they did have was very good.

Thank Dawn V
Reviewed 4 June 2015

We live nearby, and go there often. It's a tiny place, so from the outside you wouldn't tell how great the food is. The staff is super friendly, and we felt welcome from the word go. By now, this is our second kitchen - the...More

Thank Wildermc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1960 Grand Ave Ste 11, West Des Moines, IA 50265-4218
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  West Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-225-9999
  • E-mail