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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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Today
11:30 am - 12:00 am
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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
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Doing business

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 7
    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
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
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Media, Pennsylvania
Good for:
  • Doing business
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Claymont
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

I went last night and the new bar tender kept putting her hands on the top of people's drinks. I sat at the bar but I would not order a drink because of her. The sushi was good the spring rolls and horrible, and they serve them with mustard. .

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Basehor, Kansas
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80 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Overall the menu was well done. Food was prepared exceptionally well, menu is diverse, but the service was slow and the lunch pricing is more in line with dinner... service was very slow and not very attentive

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Went in to Mikimotos for lunch and the waitstaff were all too busy on their cell phones to provide proper service. I like this place and usually go in for happy hour but I felt like I needed to text them my order to get anything. Two thumbs down. I will rethink before my next visit.

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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
9 helpful votes 9 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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60 reviews 60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 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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129 reviews 129 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 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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56 reviews 56 reviews
48 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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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?