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Al Maktoum Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 501137844
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great understated food

Nice atmosphere. Very friendly service. The food is very good almost to perfection. It is a must eat in Dubai!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 5, 2014
franceskoprater
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Austrian Alps, Austria
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I would like to save other TripAdvisor users the disappointment we experienced! Went to the hotel & up to the 10th floor, only to discover that the space is now occupied by an Italian restaurant. I had Googled it on the hotel website & there is still what appears to be an active page, which is why we felt so... More 

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Thank Inamuraj
Austrian Alps, Austria
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35 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014 via mobile

Nice atmosphere. Very friendly service. The food is very good almost to perfection. It is a must eat in Dubai!

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Thank franceskoprater
Warsaw, Poland
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96 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Kisaku is maybe not fancy, but what I care about in sushi place is quality. Of course Kisaku is not only sushi, but also interesting hot dishes and even tepanyaki (which I not tried, so no word about it) But what I tried was very good. And I keep coming back, which is another good sign ;) So - sushi... More 

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Thank JakubWarszawa
Dubai
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

A friend of mine told us to try it, and this was a very good advise. This is definitely not the Best location, and the Al Khaleej Hotel is not super fancy, but the crew was extremely friendly, and the food was really excellent. Very wide selection of meals, nice pictures on the menu that are very tempting, and actually... More 

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1 Thank ArnaudB380
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013 via mobile

Went there after a recomendation and it was just as i was told Traditional restaurant with great food Full if japanese customers Loved maki and sashimi great and freshly prepared!! Atmosphere was very good, the even have karaoke bar and private dining rooms Must visit

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Thank Tristan H
Hanoi, Vietnam
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554 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 396 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

I had no big plan for dinner, but I sensed a sushi craving (I even looked around lunch time at Yo! Sushi, not my cup of tea) ... so, I just looked around what was in my neighborhood and came across the reviews here and loved what I read. So, a short walk later I find this no frills deco... More 

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1 Thank caipirina
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

I've ben a regular customer of Kisaku for the past 2 & half years, it used to be my favourite sushi place in town. Unfortunately, the chef has changed, and along with it the entire experience. The sushis have lost their taste, the food has become oily and quite average. The staff has also changed and is nothing as attentive... More 

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82 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012 via mobile

Don't judge this restaurant by hotel entrance because it's another world when you enter Kisaku Restaurant. Food is very nice and fresh that you can choose from massive menu. Green tea ice cream is the best in Dubai.

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Thank Aamilie
Dubai
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453 reviews
315 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

Kisaku is a Japanese restaurant located in the Al Kaleej Palace on the 10th floor. The restaurant does not look. The decor is standard, with room for private dining, great room and funds restaurant, a "live" cooking by chefs for sushi. Contrario, it irritates me that two TV proposed japonese channels. We were 4 a Thursday night, a lot of... More 

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Thank Lugano22
Singapore
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122 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

A Japanese friend of mine recommended this place and ever since I don't go anywhere else for sushi. The quality, flavor and taste are the best. And the place is always full of Japanese, always a good sign.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Al Maktoum Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 501137844

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Asian, Sushi

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