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Kyoto Japanese Restaurant

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4060 Maple Rd, Amherst, NY 14226-1025
716-836-6688
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 11
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Birthday dinner

We went to Kyoto to celebrate my nephew's 10th birthday. We were seated at a Hibachi table with 4 other adults. After being served our drinks and our orders taken, we were quickly served our soup and salad. ( It was very fast and I wish they would have given us a little more time to finish our... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
Beth B
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Williamsville, New York
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Williamsville, New York
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We went to Kyoto to celebrate my nephew's 10th birthday. We were seated at a Hibachi table with 4 other adults. After being served our drinks and our orders taken, we were quickly served our soup and salad. ( It was very fast and I wish they would have given us a little more time to finish our soup before... More 

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Montgomery, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Went there on Graduation weekend and it was packed. We had reservations and family in Buffalo come here often. Food was good but service was a bit slow. Tough time getting drinks replenished. Other then that food was good.

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Highland Mills, NY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

The sushi & sashimi combo was delicious & very fresh; the hibachi shrimp, chicken & scallop dinners were the same. The service was attentive, but not overly so. None of us had room for any desserts, although some sounded interesting & fun. Next time...

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We went there for dinner, wow is all I can say. We were rushed from the start. The greeter sat us next to the door which was cold, we asked to move and got dirty looks. In the meantime we went to the bar and the bartender asked why we changed tables and we said its cold. He said it... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Learned difference between sushi and sashimi! Food was great . Ordered steak hibachi lunch with side of crunchy tuna rolls. Salad was less than desirable. Sushi was good . Steak was very juicy and flavorful. Veggies and rice were tasty as well. Even the side soup was yummy. The soup that came with the sushi was not the greatest seemed... More 

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Milton, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I have been to this restaurant a few times and the food is always amazing. However on a busy night it might take 15-30 min to get a table. Great sushi!

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Hawaii
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Great experience in having Hibachi style food. Food Cooked in front of you. Ambiance good, atmosphere good, neat but little noisy place (from other tables as chefs are performing). Only sauces adds taste to the cooked food. Taste does bot blend though. Its an alternative to Shushi. Pros: Fresh food, Ginger sauce w/salad, Saki (Japanese Wine H/C),Fun, Service, Ambiance, Hibachi... More 

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St. Neots, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We came here with our daughter who is a vegan. We had never been to a Japanese restaurant before and this was an amazing experience. The hibachi chef was extremely charismatic and engaging. The staff were friendly and also catered for our daughter's request.

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Rochester, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

First of all, this restaurant is not bad. The atmosphere inside is really nice, with a beautiful hibachi area and other tables of a more conventional nature surrounding the hibachi area. It had all the bells and whistles covered from an appearance standpoint - a very appealing place. Regarding the food itself, I try to rank places with an eye... More 

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Burlington, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Ordered takeout from Kyoto while in town and was disappointed all around with the service, the atmosphere, and the food. I had called in my order and when I arrived waited in line at the front for two other couples to be seated before speaking with the hostess who directed me to pick up my order at the bar. I... More 

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Additional Information about Kyoto Japanese Restaurant

Address: 4060 Maple Rd, Amherst, NY 14226-1025
Phone Number: 716-836-6688
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Amherst
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4060 Maple Rd, Amherst, NY 14226-1025
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: 716-836-6688

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?