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Samurai J - CLOSED

1410 US Highway 98, Daphne, AL 36526-5110
+1 251-621-1906
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible0%
4 Apr 2014
“Hands down BEST sushi anywhere!!!”
30 Dec 2013
“Very bad quality and service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Sushi, Asian, Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1410 US Highway 98, Daphne, AL 36526-5110
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Reviewed 5 April 2014

Service is slow because it takes time to create sushi. I am in shock by the negative comments. I have been eating here since they opened 11 years ago. Amazing service, fabulous atmosphere and the best sushi money can buy!!!

Reviewed 31 December 2013

The sushi itself was way too sour, even tho it's supposed to be vinegar based. The wait time for us was 45 minutes (mind u we came 30 min before closing). She brought the soup 30 min in. The appetizer (spring rolls) was very old...More

Reviewed 20 February 2013

It all seems so fresh. Love the seaweed salad and the various sushi rolls. Fried Shrimp and Fried Softshell rolls are our favorite.

Reviewed 23 January 2013

Always a nice dining experience. I recommend the Rainbow Roll. Nice selection of beers on tab. Comfortable enviroment

Reviewed 9 July 2012 via mobile

Wonderful sushi and squid salad! Prices are very reasonable also. Plain atmosphere with little decor and service is good. Not the surroundings of say Stix but the food is very good. You are there to eat though right? :)

Reviewed 17 January 2012

We ate here with our kids, and our service was so slow, I was afraid the kids were going to take down our booth before the food came. Our sushi was fine, but there were only 2 people working and the place was packed. I...More

Reviewed 4 November 2011

I just love Samurai J, everything I have tried has been so delicious, my favorite is the Volcano Roll!

Reviewed 18 October 2010

I heard so many good things about this place and finally decided to try it, bad idea. We walked in and the place is in an ok location but is a little small. None the less the first thing i noticed was a blond woman...More

Reviewed 16 September 2009

I moved to the area 10 years ago and have to admit I was going through shushi withdrawral. FINALLY Samurai J opened. Needless to say I was sceptic aboout a truly good restrauntin Alabama. Boy did they prove me wrong.....it brought me right back to...More

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Fairhope, Alabama
Reviewed 23 January 2008

it is the place that made me start liking sushi

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1410 US Highway 98, Daphne, AL 36526-5110
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Daphne
  • Phone Number: +1 251-621-1906
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