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Sam's Sushi

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$$ - $$$
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890 Wembley Rd, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E6, Canada
+1 250-954-2373
17:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 17:00 - 21:00
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Food was fast and fresh and service was great THere is a large selection of sushi and other Japanese dishes to order and the service was quick and the server was friendly and attentive.

Thank johnmR5758WY
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great sushi place just between Parksville and Qualicum. Many locals will drive further to have Sam's Sushi and it is a great value. If you are planning on doing the scenic route up island swing in and get some sushi from Sam.

Thank Kevin W
Parksville, Canada
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I am not a Sushi (raw fish) eater but had to meet with a client and she suggested Sam's Sushi. I was pleasantly surprised at the selection on the menu of soups, tempura veg's etc that I would definitely go back.

Thank Dancer1551
Qualicum Beach, Canada
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

My wife grandson and myself visited Sam's place to celebrate our 49th anniversary. I have been taking my 9 year old grandson there since he was 2 and once again they did not fail in the quality of the Sushi, or service. The spicy Miso soup is delicious and the freshness and taste of the Sushi was great. Of all... More 

Thank rweisner2016
Parksville, Canada
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67 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

A pleasant plain small restaurant with a good feeling , nice folk and fresh delicious food . They know what they are doing , and do it well .

Thank Vanc0uverIslanders
Parksville, Canada
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Very plain eatery but everything tates very good. They have a great selection. Food comes quickly. Lots of parking.

Thank Les1946
Parksville, Canada
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Have been to Sam's many times as we've been many times to similar places in Japan. It is definitely not fancy nor luxurious but it's menu is adequate and the food items are delicious and quite authentic. The service is prompt and attentive. All in all, a good place to eat Japanese food.

Thank tuckster40
Winnipeg, Canada
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I only got in because I was solo. Make a reservation if you arent. Goma ae was good. All the rolls were very good too. Try something with the salmon in it you wont be disappointed.

Thank imacunt
Parksville, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Have been to Sam's Sushi twice now and both times were awesome. The food and service are both amazing. The restaurant is always busy and yet it doesn't feel rushed and the staff are always happy. The deep fried banana is incredible!

Thank sp0rtsm0m13
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126 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Don't let its understated exterior deceive you, inside Sam's is a local favourite and is always busy when I go there. Order ahead and enjoy!

Thank MelanieJA

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 890 Wembley Rd, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Parksville
  • Phone Number: +1 250-954-2373

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