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Mikado Japanese Restaurant

148 S. Illinois St., Indianapolis, IN 46204 (Downtown Indianapolis)
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Ranked #368 of 1,996 restaurants in Indianapolis
Price range: $0 - $50
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese, Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Downtown Indianapolis
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79 reviews from our community

62% Recommend
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English first
Calgary, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

I went to this place with my family tonight. We order the food quickly, because they are closing soon. The food took average time to come out, but the way the waiter serve the food is horrible, instead come around deliver the food properly, he just deliver the food from the hall way. And when he refill the water, we... More

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

So, busy convention and they are understaffed. Empty tables and they aren't seating people. Walked across the street and got seated immediately. We waited and saw no sense of urgency from the staff at Mikado. Glad I am taking my money elsewhere.

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Walking in, there was a smell of something bad, like fish going bad. That should have stopped me but I wanted sushi so I sat at the sushi bar. Service was good but the sushi was below average. Not horrible and I didn't have any stomach problems after. The sushi chef was not impressive and the quality of the product... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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56 reviews 56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Sushi is one of my favorite things to eat. I am in Indianapolis on business and was craving Sushi. Mikado was a short walk from my hotel (Sheraton City Centre) so I thought I would give it a try. The Fire Roll was good, Spicy Tuna w/ Avocado, topped with fresh jalapeno and cilantro, nice and spicy which is to... More

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Silver Spring, Maryland
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

My family and I were in search of Asian food for dinner in downtown Indianapolis while on vacation. All that was available were P.F. Chang's and Mikado Restaurant. Since P.F. Chang's was a chain, we opted to try Mikado, something local. I ordered the chicken teriyaki, which is a simple Japanese dish served in many restaurants. When my order arrived,... More

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Woodbury, Minnesota
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

For someone that grow up on the coast and always loved seafood, I am often weary to try sushi in random places. I must say this place was an exception. I had the Seafood puff, and a roll that had fresh crab in a spicy mayo( forgot the name) but it was good! They had a WIDE section of wines... More

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Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We enjoyed the sushi, followed by the eel with seasoned rice. We finished with a delicious Japanese ice cream dessert. Service was very attentive.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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191 reviews 191 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Our server was a cool cucumber - not warm - but, basically efficient. I was disappointed there was no hibachi - all tables - but, they did have a sushi bar. I ordered scallops to share w/ my son and his father ordered steak and lobster and also shared w/ my son - he ate well - but, it would... More

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Los Angeles
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80 reviews 80 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Our hostess made us come back over and over again but best of all the sushi was great and very authentic. This was a perfect antidote to the many steak houses in town

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The food was awesome here. When we sat down, the server seemed a little dry, but his sence of humor and service skills really ended up enhancing our meal. The server and bus staff was prompt, unassuming and efficient.

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