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Sake Bomb Asian Bistro

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4215 University Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2544
+1 919-401-4488
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11:00 - 23:00
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food, great service. Bogo was an awesome value. Nice atmosphere and good quality food. My sushi was delicious. Must try for the whole family

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Thank Katie J
Wake Forest, North Carolina
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522 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent variety of Sushi, Vietnamese, Chinese, Korean, Thai & Japanese dishes. Something for everyone!

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Thank LPLoveToTravel
Durham, North Carolina
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82 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We eat a lot of sushi and Thai food. We had been told Sake Bomb was not to be missed. We were very disappointed. Compared to Vine or to Thai Cafe, the food tasted like it was made with much poorer quality ingredients. The edamame tasted old and had very little flavor. The TomKha shrimp soup which we always love,... More 

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Thank SereneBlue
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Ordered the beef tataki, it was too chewy and not sliced perfectly. I enjoyed the mackerel and the white tuna was pleasantly good, melted in my mouth....... I would try this place again.

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Thank L B
Apex, North Carolina
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140 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Ok when's the last time you had a wonton that was so fresh tasting that you actually tasted wonton crispy and no taste oil taste. They were outstanding. The sushi is reasonably priced and the sushi chefs are very talented. We enjoyed six rolls and walked out stuffed. We will be back next time in Durham.

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Thank Jullie C
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This was our first time visiting Sake Bomb since my husband and child are not big fans of sushi. I was assured by a friend that the other items on the menu would appease everyone. First of all I was impressed that they had a child's menu. A lot of really nice, specialty places do not and if they do,... More 

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Thank Steph P
Boulder, Colorado
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53 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Because of its good reviews I really wanted to try this place, unfortunately it did not meet my expectations!!! I'm guessing people like their buy one get one free "special" everyday, all the time and that's probably why they give those reviews. Sushi is not for everyone, it's supposed to be an art, a delicacy...when it's fresh and simple it... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

This has been our go to spot for sushi on date nights for the past 3 years. Always fresh and well made, cocktails are good as well. Fast service, never crowded like some other nearby sushi spots and you get either bogo or 50% off all rolls anytime any day (can't remember which it is but it's good value for... More 

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Thank Abby C
Brooklyn, New York
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

A rich menu that allows everyone many choices of excellent food. Well worth the visit. The food is delicious and the presentation if great

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Thank C S
Lexington, North Carolina
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62 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We eat here a lot when we visit our son at school. He always gets sushi, we usually get hibachi or other dish. The sushi menu is extensive and delicious.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Asian, Japanese, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4215 University Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2544
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-401-4488

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?