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Kyojin Japanese Buffet

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6212 S Dixie Hwy, South Miami, FL 33143-4933
305-722-1888
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5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Sushi is pretty good!

I see a couple of bad reviews, I will not give a bad one though because I had a good experience. The sushi is pretty good for the price, I mean c'mon all you can eat sushi for 20 bucks? They have all the goodies, salmon, tuna, eel, inarizushi, and many more delicious sushi items! The seafood was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2014
Kryzy
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Jacksonville, Florida
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Miami FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

A group fishing friends and I eat here every month. There are from 6 to 10 of us and all are satisfied. We have tried quite a few restaurants in the area and after 2-3 visits we drop it off the list. Kyojins has been a regular spot for 3-4 years with no complaints. A big diverse buffet table offers... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I am not usually fond of buffets, but Kyojin is a little different. You can approach the sushi chefs and special order sushi and rolls and they make them for you at no extra charge. I am particularly fond of the salmon skin hand roll and the eel and cucumber handroll with no sauce. I also love their salad options.... More 

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20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

When it comes to buffets, Kyojin really know how to put on an eating experience...King crab legs, Sashimi, fresh hibachi cooked meals, desert...very good food at a great value proposition. I love it but my waistline's ego grows with every visit...Regardless, I keep going back for more. One main rule to follow; Don't eat lunch before visiting...Enjoy and then be... More 

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Miami, Florida, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

For several years I ate at this South Miami Kyojin restaurant every weekend (since it's grand opening). But new owners have raised the price and began skimping on the food offerings, and their new menu looks more like they want to be a take-out place rather than the buffet that was their signature service. I've given the restaurant 3 visits... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

This is the second time I've eaten at this restaurant. The first time was several years ago and I wasn't impressed. However, today was a great dining experience. I crave the rolls and find good ones hard to come by. I had the buffet and as you can see from my plate that my focus was on the rolls. The... More 

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Miami, Florida, United States
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6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Kyojin is like any other Chinese Buffet, on despite of its Japanese name. The difference is they offer Sushi and Hibashi. Food is regular, but Sushi is good. I paid $19.40 (one person) at 05:00 pm, no beverages included. They have different rates, but same food for Lunch and Dinner, but you won't find a sign announcing when finish lunch... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I am a big fun of sushi. But I think it might just be a wrong idea of mine to believe there could be great sushi buffet. The price is great for the food you get. Good place to fill yourself up when you are extremely hungry. Green tea ice cream is not really green tea flavor. Chocolate ice cream... More 

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Miami, Florida
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38 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I went with my daughter because we were shopping at a store next door. First thing I noticed was that the selection was very limited. It seemed to only have 1/2 the items found in other Japanese buffets around town. If memory serves me correctly, dinner price is about $18 per person. In all fairness, I did not try any... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

I see a couple of bad reviews, I will not give a bad one though because I had a good experience. The sushi is pretty good for the price, I mean c'mon all you can eat sushi for 20 bucks? They have all the goodies, salmon, tuna, eel, inarizushi, and many more delicious sushi items! The seafood was pretty fresh... More 

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Miami, Florida
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7 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

This is one of two sushi buffet restaurants in the South Miami area. This place is dancing on the border of hygiene and made me second guess grabbing any sushi just by the dingy dank look to the place, and rags just laying around the food. I didn't want to judge before I tried it, but first impressions are usually... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6212 S Dixie Hwy, South Miami, FL 33143-4933
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  South Miami
  • Phone Number: 305-722-1888

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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