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Sake Blue

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Central Business District
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9326 Cedar Center Way, Louisville, KY 40291
+1 502-708-1500
11:30 - 23:00
Open now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri 16:30 - 23:00
Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived at 1:40 with my son, stood there for 10 minutes with no acknowledgement, several associates walked by and we never got a look or greeting, guess they don't like parties of 2.

Thank Kenny L
Shelbyville, Kentucky
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We came here for brunch on Sunday. We had a sushi plate which tasted good. The fish was fresh. The eel rice bowl was ok, but the sauce wasn't a traditional unagi sauce. The miso soup was excellent however. Tempura was crisp but there was no grated daikon in the sauce. Service was excellent, our server brought the dishes and... More 

Thank Paul_Russell14830
Hendersonville, Tennessee
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I've been to Sake Blue 3 times now while traveling on business and each time has been consistently excellent! Their staff is friendly and efficient, the sushi/sashimi menu is huge, and the quality of the food is over the top great, with beautiful craftsmanship in their plate presentations. They have a very good affordably priced wine list and a good... More 

Thank Roger W
Louisville, Kentucky
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We were a party of twenty. We sampled a variety of everything, the entire experience was perfect. Our waiter Keanu was amazing. Anxious to go back.

Thank Randy S
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

My wife took me here for my birthday. She has good taste! Excellent food with many unusual sushi creations for the area. Huge portions, friendly service & reasonable price. One tip though, go early. By 5:30 on Saturday night there was already a waiting line. Sign of a good restaurant!

Thank James U
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Probably the best sushi in Louisville and it's very upscale and trendy as far as the atmosphere goes. The crispy dynamite is amazing, if you like spicy food!

Thank Sarah W
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I went there on a date. The atmosphere was very 20's. The sushi was excellent. Service was good not great. We ordered a salad but it never arrived. Otherwise service good.

Thank legalpike
Louisville, Kentucky
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Occasionally come here for 'date night' as well as other times for lunch. Good values! Service is good. Fun spot to celebrate a birthday.

Thank Kim G
Louisville, Kentucky
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

My husband and I have tried to eat here a few times, but it is very popular and wait times are awful--especially for hibachi seating. We opted for table service tonight because the wait for hibachi service was over an hour, and we still had to wait more than ten minutes for "immediate" seating. It was very hot inside the... More 

Thank Kiminy1
Louisville, Kentucky
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

We have only been a few times because it's on the pricey side but man oh man is it delicious. We ordered chicken teriyaki every time and we've never been disappointed. You may need to make reservations because they are extremely busy on weekend nights.

Thank TScrogham

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9326 Cedar Center Way, Louisville, KY 40291
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 502-708-1500

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