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Akashi Japanese Grill & Sushi Bar

2223 E Nc Highway 54, Durham, NC 27713-5233
+1 919-572-9444
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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Closed Now
11:00 - 14:30All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2223 E Nc Highway 54, Durham, NC 27713-5233
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our third or fourth visit to Akashi. We make Durham a stopover on our trips north from Florida and Georgia specifically to stop and enjoy the food and hospitality of Akashi. My wife and I were three-year residents of Japan early in our...More

Thank Bernard D
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We normally come here as a family but it makes a nice place for a date also. The people here are very friendly, we feel very welcomed every time we come. The appetizers are delicious and the choice of sushi rolls, sashimi, or different entrees...More

Thank Websurfer51
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The restaurant is hidden in a small strip shopping center that is below street level. A lot of people could miss it for that reason. Also it has one other small restaurant on either side of it. One Indian & one Chinese. Inside is fairly...More

Thank Levon M
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This is the best sushi in NC. They have a nice selection to choose from. The rolls are delicious which ever one you choose. Buy one get one 50%off. I am here for 6 months and I have tried most of the sushi restaurants within...More

1  Thank christine M
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This was our first time here and it was very good sushi with good service. They have a huge selection of rolls and after the purchase of 2, all others are 50% off. It was good quality and good flavors. We will go back.

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 20 July 2016

This Japanese restaurant is in not a real great looking strip shopping center on Highway 54 and is not real well marked. However it is worth the find. The facility is not that great but pleasant with purple walls. It is the people and the...More

Thank Don N
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

My family has been eating here 2-3 times a month now since discovering it in January. The sushi is delicious every time. We have never had anything there that wasn't great. The staff is wonderful. They are friendly and courteous. They remember us each time...More

1  Thank tammienelsontyson
Reviewed 17 June 2016

I went to this place thinking Running Sushi, but, they have a different system, where, you can choose one full roll. The latter would be cut into smaller pieces (Sushi). Overall, it is a good place, nice location, nice food.

Thank Puneet K
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Went here for a farewell lunch for a colleague going back to China. Ordered the Dragon roll and the Carolina roll. Both were great! The service was good. Get there before 12 during the week. It was busy. Other associates ordered teriyaki chicken and beef....More

Thank s h
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

This place is great. We have been looking for a good sushi place for months. Visited many and all looked good on the outside and the cost was to much for the result. Akashi delivers on the goods. I would pay more if they charged...More

1  Thank newday444
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2223 E Nc Highway 54, Durham, NC 27713-5233
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-572-9444
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