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Sakura Japanese Restaurant - CLOSED

7474 Nieman Rd, Shawnee Mission, KS 66203-4464
+1 913-962-6361
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
28 Jun 2016
“Fun atmosphere coupled with great sushi!”
28 Oct 2015
“OK Japanese food in KC”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Sushi
7474 Nieman Rd, Shawnee Mission, KS 66203-4464
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 29 June 2016

Sakura steak and sushi was the first sushi I ever tried thanks to my husband's persistent coaxing. Being a farm girl the idea of sushi turned me off but I let him take me. And now...I love it! The train was a fun feature and...More

Thank Leah K
Reviewed 28 October 2015

The staff was fairly courteous and the food was acceptable as far as American-Japanese food goes. The was a Teppanyaki area in the back portion of the restaurant that seemed popular to some diners.

Thank Tran S
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Enjoy this restaurant a lot. I love the sushi train that travels around the sushi chefs as they prepare fresh sushi/sashimi. The wait staff is very friendly and attentive. Variety on the train is perfect. Ability to try several different items, without committing to a...More

Thank WDB369
Reviewed 1 August 2014

Sakura serves good Japanese dishes like Tempura and Teriyaki as well as a wide variety of noodle dishes. Their Sashimi offers large pieces of fresh fish and the prices are reasonable for the price. The electric train delivering sushi at the sushi bar is a...More

1  Thank Dwight G
Reviewed 21 November 2013

We have always enjoyed this place. It is a great place for lunch - to sit at the sushi bar and take items off the sushi train! Everythhing is very good and items are priced by the color of the plates. I was afraid that...More

Thank sammy17
Reviewed 25 August 2013

Business dinner for four. All had hibachi, cooked to order. Average meal, nothing to complain about. Pricing was good. They had difficultly with their credit card machine, so it is too early to determine if this will be an issue. Sushi could be ordered I...More

Thank SoonerFan#1
Reviewed 7 March 2010

I have visited Sakura many times and leave full and satisfied every time. The front of the restaurant revolves around a massive oblong island in the middle of the floor. The sushi chefs create their masterpieces in the middle and patrons sit at a counter...More

Thank GrumpyPug
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Reviewed 29 May 2008

This restaurant features a train that drives around a giant table and you simply pull off a plate with 1-3 piece of sushi on each. Excellent sushi...reasonably priced!

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Reviewed 20 March 2008

Maybe not the best sushi, but you gotta love the train!

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Reviewed 12 January 2008

This is my least favorite Japanese steakhouse in the area. It's very informal and the food wasn't very good.

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7474 Nieman Rd, Shawnee Mission, KS 66203-4464
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Shawnee Mission
  • Phone Number: +1 913-962-6361
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