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Calle Clemente Inofuentes, N0 437 entre calles 10 y 11 de Calacoto, La Paz, Bolivia
2796499
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12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good Japanese Food, But...

The food is usually good, but on our last visit for lunch on Saturday 22 August we were asked by a waiter to hurry and finish our food because there were a number of people waiting for a table. We were not lingering and had waited more than enough time for our order. I have to admit that I've... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
chris p
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La Paz, Bolivia
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

By far this is the best Japanese restaurant in La Paz. Even though you will have to wait quite a time for your order, it's worth the time !

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Thank Analia12015
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked and ordered in advance, still we had to wait more than 30 min. for our drinks and 1 1/2 hours for the food!!! Service is one of the worst you can get in LP. Next time ill go to another jap. restaurant

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Thank Bmm W
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

The food is usually good, but on our last visit for lunch on Saturday 22 August we were asked by a waiter to hurry and finish our food because there were a number of people waiting for a table. We were not lingering and had waited more than enough time for our order. I have to admit that I've never... More 

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Thank chris p
La Paz, Bolivia
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We have always enjoyed Furusato for the sushi. The salmon is expensive...the Trucha is very reasonably priced and tastes just like Salmon. It's a nice relaxing ambiance. The wait staff is considerate and helpful. The food is excellent. We love the sushi ... but the Teppanyaki is one of the best meals I've ever had...and the best steak I've had... More 

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Thank Zachary S
Bogota, Colombia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I ordered the miso soup it was perfect for dipping bread with. My boyfriend ordered the " sashimi".( best seafood experience ) YUM YUM. One of my favorite places to go in La Paz.

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Thank Vilacplus
Tegucigalpa, Honduras
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

The food is pretty good with a nice presentation. I had ordered the california roll it was so yummy but the wasabi it was a little bit strong. Service was wonderful, overall, my wife and I had a wonderful experience. Thanks.

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Thank Raphi_68
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I have to say I prefer Jardin de Asia better, however service here was ACE. It was friendly, personal and very professional service, with good wine and food recommendations. However, I personally don't really like trout and they didn't have any salmon or tuna sushi so it was a bummer. Gyozas were good, and the meat teppanyaki was good (is... More 

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Thank KARLA A
La Paz, Bolivia
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301 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Given the trend of sushi restaurants in latin america, La Paz despite being in the altitude of this landlocked country is no exception. As such, it is refreshing to find an authentic japanese place in the Bolivian capital. Even if they of course have sushi, it is everything else they have that really shines. Katsu chicken in various forms was... More 

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Thank oddholio
La Paz, Bolivia
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

There are a bunch of options if you have a craving for japanese food in La Paz. They are all pretty good considering you are in south america. If i had to pick one I would recommend FURUSATO because of the overall quality of what it offers (food, location and service).

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Thank yntona
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

I was recommended Furusato by a Japanese friend when I moved to La Paz. It never disappointed. Furusato has the perfect mix of simple flavors, true to traditional flavors. Do not expect much adventurous fusion flavors, but expect quality and the most possible freshness allowed in a landlocked country. Always consistent with their quality and flavor, something not particularly common... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Clemente Inofuentes, N0 437 entre calles 10 y 11 de Calacoto, La Paz, Bolivia
  • Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  La Paz Department  >  La Paz
  • Phone Number: 2796499

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Asian, American, Sushi

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?