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Sakura Express

43 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3225
+1 609-430-1179
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
25 Jun 2017
“Sakura Express sushi Princeton, NJ”
25 Jun 2017
“New owners!”
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
43 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3225
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1 - 10 of 30 reviews

Reviewed 26 June 2017

Excellent sushi, wide range of choices. Weird policy on their side salad, but the sushi is first rate. I've been served by two sushi chefs, one is very pleasant, the other extremely cranky, so much so he's almost amusing.

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Nice touches on the renovation and even better sushi. Shrimp tempura udon is a must! Excellent quality sushi, I highly recommend it!

Thank Britt731
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

They r SO unfriendly, brusque(?) and they serve boiling hot soup in styrofoam or plastic! I felt like i'd get cancer. We are paying for the location.

Thank i c
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Sakura Express has huge varieties of Sushi, Sashimi as well as hot Japonize dishes. The fish is always very fresh there. It's a small and friendly mid-range priced place with a few tables inside. The chef is excellent and the service is fast =)!

Thank Lubov B
Reviewed 16 March 2016

OK. So we wanted a quick, light lunch. I ordered an appetizer portion of steamed dumplings and salad, and my husband ordered 1 spicy tuna roll with salad. We were asked for just over $25 for this. Even for Princeton prices this is outrageous. The...More

3  Thank Alison H
Reviewed 20 January 2016

I have never been to a more racist establishment than this one. First, the chef and the woman working at the register told us it would take 20 minutes for our order. Then, we said "Ok, that's fine." Then, the chef looked us and said...More

7  Thank denise1023
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

We wanted Japanese (sushi, noodles, and teriyaki), we debated between 2 options that had beat equal rating choosing Sakura Express as it was open at 5:30, a bit more reasonable, and had slightly more detailed reviews. So I had the salmon teriyaki combo plus some...More

1  Thank RDCononver
Reviewed 20 October 2015

I get their party platter for takeout a lot. Unfortunately they do not do delivery, but if you're looking for cheap sushi that still tastes decent, I would order Sakura.

1  Thank tigerorange
Reviewed 14 October 2015

From outside, it looks questionable, even you stepped in. It's mainly made for the take out. Everything is served with plastics. But, Sushi was much better than it looked but it's pricey.

Thank ruriko w
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

We have been taking out from here for years. Good sushi at reasonable prices. Well made and fresh. We typically take out one if their specialty roll or sushi platters.

Thank J L
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Cuisine
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Witherspoon St, Princeton, NJ 08542-3225
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-430-1179
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