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Daikoku

Rio Panuco 170 Cuauhtemoc, Mexico City, Mexico
+52552565520
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Ranked #941 of 1,807 Restaurants in Mexico City
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Japanese
Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Delivery, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
Top Contributor
375 reviews 375 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

I have frequented all 3 major Daikoku locations (Nuevo Leon in the Condesa, Río Lerma and Río Panuco) in the past ... and I just had a meal there when meeting a friend that was getting off of work in an office on Reforma. I am not sure where the recent reviews are coming from .... because I have never... More

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London
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144 reviews 144 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
577 helpful votes 577 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

I must admit there were numerous happy faces chewing on what they pronounced soot-shee, and we wished to have be able to have joined them in the simple pleasures of fun dining, but Daikoku is really a fraud, just take a peek into their "kitchen", - wish I had done that before ordering. the sushi was a fraud, the udon... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

They have a saying in many countries, "you get what you pay for" and this is a classic example of what we got. compared to REAL Japanese restaurants, who charge $20 usd for a 10 piece sushi combination, this garbage truck turned "restaurant" almost cost us our lives. Luckily we were able to vomit the disgusting crap they served and... More

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Guanajuato
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4 reviews 4 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

This is a place to eat, it is not glamorous , having said that, it has the charm of being so authentically Japanese that it feels out of place in the middle of Mexico City, the three times that I´ve visited the restaurant our table was the only one with non-oriental clients. Now , about the food: the Sashimi is... More

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Huatulco, Mexico
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74 reviews 74 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

Very popular with the Japanese embassy folks. What it is totally missing in ambience, it makes up for in food quality. Sushi is highly recommended.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2011

Great food. Service and ambiance could improve dramatically, but food is one of thee best japanese (always full with japanese guys, so that'll give you an idea)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2008

Great japanese cuisine!

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