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Samurai Japanese Steakhouse

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5500 Milan Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-7800
+1 419-609-6888
16:00 - 22:00
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Sun 14:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Cleveland, Ohio
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

Went for my niece's birthday and was a great experience !!! Food is cooked right before you and excellent in taste !!!! Fun atmosphere for families and just a great place to eat overall !!!!

Thank irishluck7780
Sharpsville, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

In town for a sports tournament and decided to give this place a try. After some initial hesitation because it's located in a plaza, we decided to give it a go and I have to say I was really impressed. They put on a great show and the kids really enjoyed it. The steak hibachi was cooked perfectly. The portions... More 

Thank jj_capperes
Columbus, Ohio, United States
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77 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don't really have any complaints about Samurai, I just wasn't really impressed with any of our food either. My family has a local place in Columbus that is our gold standard with regards to hibachi and this was a good step below that. The salad dressing was a little too sweet, and almost a little mustardy. My wife's fried... More 

Thank NeilRJ
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

My favorite hibachi place in general. no other hibachi places can compare to here, although i may be biased because I've been going here for the longest time. sushi is awesome, yum yum sauce is awesome, hibachi is awesome.

Thank Abby T
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

I love this place. Food is always excellent. Heaven roll is amazing, love the gyoza, and the hibachi is delicious. Show is great and kids love it. Address is actually 5500 Milan rd. Take the family out after a stay at the resorts for an amazing experience and a great price. Or, go out by yourself and sit at the... More 

Thank Shane K
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We went to the Kalahari waterpark for some splashing fun. We wanted to try something different and fun for dinner. We checked the menu on line and decided to give it a try. We entered and were shown to a hibachi table. There were six other people at the table. We ordered our drinks and then the chef came out... More 

1 Thank jeri9
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I've been here many times and it has been good everytime! The sushi never disappoints and the hibachi meals are delish!

1 Thank Kelsey B
Independence, Ohio
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went here based on tripAdvisor recommendations. It was our anniversary and had a taste for sushi. OMG the sushi was amazing!!! We had the Sweetheart Roll, vegetable roll, white tuna roll.. (Can't remember the exact name.)But it was awesome. The service was good too and the bartender was good. Highly recommend! The downside it was somewhat... More 

Thank Peaceandlove510
Lorain, Ohio
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

The food here is the best. I've been to others and this place is the BEST . I'M a very picky eater. It's very clean ,the staff is always nice. The prices are affordable and the portions are large yum!!!!!

2 Thank Kendragb1
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

One of the better one we have eaten at Great food and awesome service. Well worth the trip out of Cedar Point to eat. Very fresh sushi!

2 Thank Donahue1995

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
14:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5500 Milan Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-7800
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: +1 419-609-6888
In a shopping plaza next to Lowe's. We have a full bar, fresh sushi, and live hibachi! Come enjoy a night out with the family or an intimate date night!

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