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Saizo

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592 E El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1940
+1 408-733-7423
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18:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Wed 18:00 - 22:00
Thu - Fri 18:00 - 23:00
Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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San Jose, California
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Reviewed 31 October 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is one of the few places where I'll come in by myself, because I love the food so much! My favorite is their cold udon soup. My only gripe is that service can be a tad bit slow.

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Reviewed 14 July 2012

It was fun to have a non sushi Japanese meal. We enjoyed the small and clever izakaya type dishes. service helpful and smily.

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Reviewed 19 April 2009

Good izakaya!

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Reviewed 12 May 2008

More authentic menu. Small restaurant. Slow service but they're friendly. Pricier than most and portions are smaller.

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Reviewed 10 March 2008

It's an izakaya, so it has lots of sake and small plates (but there are entrees you can order too). The majority of the small plates are grilled or fried, but there are other types of food to get there as well. It was the first place I tried hamachi sashimi (since tuna and salmon were always my favorites), and... More 

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Reviewed 2 March 2008

so hard to get a reservation on weekends.

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San Francisco, CA
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Reviewed 2 February 2008

Our favorite izakaya in the bay area. Love the grilled fish and sake.

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Reviewed 4 January 2008

Primarily a sake bar; the food is passable for an izakaya but the menu is very small.

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Reviewed 3 January 2008

Great izakaya-style (Japanese Tapas) restaurant. For those of you who want to try something else besides sushi and bento boxes.

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Reviewed 2 January 2008

A Japanese Restaurant without Sushi. That's like a German Restaurant without German Chocolate Cake. Bliss!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Cuisine
Japanese
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 592 E El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1940
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-733-7423

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