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Sake Bomb Asian Bistro

4215 University Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2544
+1 919-401-4488
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (35 reviews)
“tempura” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Asian, Japanese, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4215 University Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2544
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Sake Bomb tries to please everyone and ends up, in my experience doing an ok job. I do go, from time to time, with friends who sing praises of the emperor's great new wardrobe, but we all know how that story turns out. Sake Bomb...More

Thank EdRockster
Reviewed 8 December 2017

One of our favorite Asian restaurants. What is unusual about Sake Bomb is that they serve a variety of Asian cuisines - Thai, Vietnamese, Chinese, Japanese - and do them all well (I'd like to see them add Korean, but that might be asking too...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Very good food, great service. Bogo was an awesome value. Nice atmosphere and good quality food. My sushi was delicious. Must try for the whole family

Thank Katie J
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent variety of Sushi, Vietnamese, Chinese, Korean, Thai & Japanese dishes. Something for everyone!

Thank LPLoveToTravel
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We eat a lot of sushi and Thai food. We had been told Sake Bomb was not to be missed. We were very disappointed. Compared to Vine or to Thai Cafe, the food tasted like it was made with much poorer quality ingredients. The edamame...More

Thank SereneBlue
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Ordered the beef tataki, it was too chewy and not sliced perfectly. I enjoyed the mackerel and the white tuna was pleasantly good, melted in my mouth....... I would try this place again.

Thank L B
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Ok when's the last time you had a wonton that was so fresh tasting that you actually tasted wonton crispy and no taste oil taste. They were outstanding. The sushi is reasonably priced and the sushi chefs are very talented. We enjoyed six rolls and...More

Thank Jullie C
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This was our first time visiting Sake Bomb since my husband and child are not big fans of sushi. I was assured by a friend that the other items on the menu would appease everyone. First of all I was impressed that they had a...More

Thank Steph P
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Because of its good reviews I really wanted to try this place, unfortunately it did not meet my expectations!!! I'm guessing people like their buy one get one free "special" everyday, all the time and that's probably why they give those reviews. Sushi is not...More

2  Thank Kenzzzoo
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

This has been our go to spot for sushi on date nights for the past 3 years. Always fresh and well made, cocktails are good as well. Fast service, never crowded like some other nearby sushi spots and you get either bogo or 50% off...More

Thank Abby C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4215 University Dr, Durham, NC 27707-2544
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-401-4488
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