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Koto Japanese Restaurant

70 West Stockton Street, Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 532-7900
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Ranked #10 of 71 restaurants in Sonora
Cuisines: Japanese
Most recent review
- Jul 25, 2014
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English first
Taipei
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129 reviews 129 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

If you are in the area and crave for sushi, I recommend Koto. You don't have many options to begin with but this place is better than other restaurants that serves sushi. You will not be blown away by the food quality but it's good enough. Reasonable price. Service decent. The owners are nice people. They are there probably everyday... More

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Tuolumne
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Don't pass up the chance to eat here. Good, clean, real food. It's not cheap but not unwarranted high. The quality and calm environment will always be worth it. Amazing sushi prepared with care.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I have had sushi a few times and went here with my father-in-law as we rode through town for the night. At the recommendation of Rikki, our colorful and very helpful waitress, I tried the Pub Daddy. It was so good I ordered a second plate. Don't be afraid to ask questions. A very nice place that I will try... More

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Sonora, California
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

My partner and I have enjoyed sushi for over 30 years. I have been to S.F. to New York to L.A. My partner has been to Japan so we have a wide range of experiences with sushi. Even though the Koto sushi menu is limited, probably due to the location and the country-fied clientele, the sushi is always consistent and... More

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Sonora, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Went to dinner on a saturday night. Ordered the specials (crazy salmon rolls) salad,miso soup. Soup and salad came right away. We waited 30 minutes for the main course. It was the worst meal we have ever eaten here. The restaurant was 75% full. It will be a long time before we come back again.

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Sonora, CA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This japanese restaurant is the bomb. Prices are great. For $10 you can get a box lunch with salmon, vegetable tempura, soup, salad and rice. It is a great portion and wait staff is great.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013 via mobile

We were visiting Sonora for one night only and decided to try Koto on the recommendation of TripAdvisor! The restaurant was very busy when we arrived and service was sporadic at best but the staff were all friendly and the food was great. Still can't finish those American sized portions but we were both loath to leave any as it... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

We were a party of 6 and ordered Chicken Teriyaki, Spicy Chicken and Sushi - we enjoyed every dish - and the prices was fair too. The Japanese sodas with marbles in the bottles were a fun and tasty beverage. They close a little early compared to most restaurants so get there early - it's worth it.

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Lodi, CA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Best Sushi anywhere, even in Sac. The atmosphere is excellent, extremely friendly and helpful staff, and the food is mouthwatering.

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Sonora, California
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

We love Koto! It is our favorite place to eat. The staff is happy and attentive. The sushi tastes amazing.

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