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San Diego Sushi Recommendations Similar to Sasabune?

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kleigh Jul 30, 2012 07:59 AM

I am coming to visit San Diego and looking for a sushi place that is similar in style to Sushi Sasabune in LA. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated!

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  1. ipsedixit RE: kleigh Jul 30, 2012 08:13 AM

    Ota might be closest, but it is more like Zo or Mori in LA than Sasabune (which in my opinion is a good thing). Not saying that Ota is comparable to either Mori or Zo (because it is not), but it's pretty close.

    If you are dead-set on looking for pre-sliced sashimi with warm, loose rice a la Sasabune, I am at a lost for you.

    1. Rodzilla RE: kleigh Aug 1, 2012 10:05 PM

      I've never been to Sasabune, but from the reviews I've read you can get a much better experience and quality at Kaito sushi in Encinitas for a fair price.

      Sushi Dokoro Shirahama in Kearny Mesa would be a place to try as well

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        ipsedixit RE: Rodzilla Aug 2, 2012 07:56 AM

        Kaito is not really the same style as Sasabune.

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