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211 E 43rd St, New York City, NY 10017-4707
+1 212-953-7253
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sashimi” (34 reviews)
“soba noodles” (10 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
211 E 43rd St, New York City, NY 10017-4707
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had to wait 15 mins in the reception for a table. It was worth it!!! Don't be put off by the climb down to the basement, once inside a beautiful and vibrant atmosphere will open up to you. Our waiter was friendly and spoke...More

Thank T O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for lunch and the food and drinks were great - we had the soba lunch special and another soba lunch and had the sake - didn't break the bank like some other places in NY so would come back again in a heartbeat...More

Thank ProudCanadianTravell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is not enough wonderful things I can say about Sakagura, such a cultural atmosphere in the restaurant with amazing tasty food.We were greeted right away with a smile. The service we got was impeccable, our beverages were constantly refilled and the staff was very...More

Thank patricaproper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sakagura is a supposedly a great sake and soba bar really well knowned around midtown Unfortunalty the service is poor and I am picking my word and it makes the experience lunching there not worth it even worth it wrecks your experience the food is...More

Thank voyageuseitinerante
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved my lunch at Sakagura. This is a meal I will be talking and dreaming about months after my visit. Fist, the ambiance transports you. You walk into the basement of an office building and emerge in a Japanese fishing village. Sakagura is so...More

Thank Cassidy144
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great interior, great food and great service. Food is amazing. Sake is a must!! The combo is great. I was trying to get the Uni noodle and it was not available. But the other food that we ordered taste fantastic.

Thank Tommy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don t go there if you are hungry Very nice decorum A bit crowded and service is constantly lagging behind We took maguro and quantity was pitiful Udon fish soup was unsavory and mostly udon Chicken was ok Nothing like in Japan Far better places...More

Thank UbiquitousLy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has been around for over 20 years. It is in a very "Tokyo" location, in the basement of a nondescript office building. Getting there is an adventure, through the office lobby and down a dark stairway. But when you enter the restaurant, you...More

Thank pamouyal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for dinner and had some 5 dishes. Four good and one definitely not so (a very chewy and tasteless octopus). Service informal but friendly and relatively quick. Décor unimpressive. Prices on line with NYC standards. A decent option.

Thank apalmero
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Great dinner. The food is very fresh and tasty. We had the udon soup with tempura shrimp. There is a good range of choices from the traditional sushi/sashimi to the more original

Thank jbeebee
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you serve sushi at dinner or only at lunch?
25 March 2016|
Response from Leah S | Reviewed this property |
They serve sushi for dinner.
Mike C
Do you have a baggage check in cad you arrive at the hotel before check in
16 January 2015|
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Response from IndahNS | Reviewed this property |
I didn't that experience as well because I live in NYC. But I guess the staff of the restaurant can help with it, although they didn't really have big space down there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 E 43rd St, New York City, NY 10017-4707
    (Between 2nd and 3rd Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: 4,5,6,7 Trains to Grand Central Station
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-953-7253
  • E-mail
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