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Mikimotos Japanese Restaurant

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1212 N Washington St, Wilmington, DE 19801-1020
(302) 656-8638
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Good for:
Doing business

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent sushi

Fresh sushi with lots of options. Good selection of full meals. Service is good, ambience is contemporary. Only drawback is that the place is sooo noisy.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 6, 2015
Binroundaworld
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Media, Pennsylvania
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Media, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Fresh sushi with lots of options. Good selection of full meals. Service is good, ambience is contemporary. Only drawback is that the place is sooo noisy.

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Wilmington, Delaware
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50 reviews 50 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

I'll start by saying that I have visited some very highly rated sushi restaurants in major cities, and I believe Mikimotos compares favorably to all of them. Chef Al and his well-trained kitchen staff consistently serve fresh and delectable dishes that are imaginatively conceived and stylishly presented. The 2 for 1 happy hour special is an excellent way to introduce... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I travel to Wilmington for business and was out looking for dinner around 9pm. I was the only person at the bar ordering and there were two bartenders. One asked me for my order, then came back a few minutes later and asked me again as if we'd never spoken. Between both of them both my water and my beer... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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109 reviews 109 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Wilmington, DE and sushi are not normally used in the same sentence when talking about great meals... it is however, the best you are going to find in the area and though you are not in San Francisco or Seattle, it's generally very good - though definitely overpriced - I have also found that the quality can vary, depending on... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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55 reviews 55 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I've been here many times over the years, both for lunch and dinner. I went with a co-worker. We shared the Veggie Tempura - soggy and very greasy. Also - the waitress couldn't tell us what the veggies were - one was indistinguishable. The dips that came with them were good - although the one was supposed to be a... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We had a great dinner and time at this sushi restaurant. Waitstaff was great.. We experienced no up selling as noted by previous reviewer. We were not rushed which meant a lot to us since we were visiting with our daughter. Appetizers included calamari, cowboy yakatori and lobster dumplings...all of which were well prepared and delicious. Sushi was fresh and... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

Went with my daughter for dinner last night. The restaurant was extremely warm even for a hot day. I ordered the calamari which was absolutely delicious. Daughter got miso soup, which I had no interest in as it was almost 95 degrees and frankly, miso soup is miso soup. We each ordered 2 rolls and shared all of it. The... More 

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Concord, NC
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356 reviews 356 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Lots of activity with locals and a cool, modern layout. Pretty good sushi with a fair selection on the menu. We had excellent service from Lois. Good spot to hit after a long day of travel. Nice beer selection, too.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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153 reviews 153 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

If your appetite is sufficient, and you have a friend or colleague present ask for the boat - more sushi and sashimi than you eat for just over $30 each. Fortunately my Russian colleague was up for it. OUr other colleagues from Thailand, Italy and Iowa all enjoyed theirs, too. On the Thursday night Mikimoto's was about 2/3 full. Our... More 

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harrogate
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Excellent lunch. I set off to go to the Washington Street Alehouse, but it was packed. So I thought I would give the sushi place next door a try, and glad I did. Great portion sizes, after Mizo soup to start this is me half way through the sushi rolls. Really tasty, great service. would definitely recommend

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1212 N Washington St, Wilmington, DE 19801-1020
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: (302) 656-8638

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am

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