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Cafe Kitanishi

632 Hemlock St, Brookings, OR 97415
541-469-7864
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Ranked #18 of 44 Restaurants in Brookings
Hours:
Wed - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thu - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: Japanese
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Brookings, Oregon
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The food was tasty and presented well. We often buy two entrees and share among three of us. Prices are not unreasonable, but not a "value" meal either... The down side to Cafe Kitanishi are don't plan on getting in and out in a hurry... the service is frequently rather slow... but if you want a leisurely meal, without a... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Although the sushi was awesome (got a Rainbow Roll and a Samurai Roll) the wait time was a bit atrocious since there was no one else in front of us and we waited 45 minutes. But the food was worth the wait! And the Irish cream cheesecake is to die for.

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New Jersey
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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We came to this restaurant with a group of 8. Actually, we were 6 at 8p and waited until 8:30p for our other 2 to show up and no one minded the wait! We ordered edamame (both plain and spicy... Go with the spicy!) and veggie tempura (outstanding). We brought our own wine but ordered their beer (great combo). I... More

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Rock Springs, Wyoming
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Tried this restaurant trying to find sushi, do not waste your time. The waitress (we presume) was the owner and she acted like we were keeping her away from her job by being there. Was completely put off by her attitude. Also the sushi had a fishy smell and an off taste. We have had our fair share of sushi... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

My parents and I live in Brookings and have gone to Cafe Kitanishi for quite some time. We have never had a horrible experience here at all. We put in a to-go order at 6:30, and were told that our order would be ready in about 30 minutes to an hour. We showed up at 7:30 looking to pay for... More

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Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Off the beaten path. Small and cozy. Open for limited hours and on certain days. So plan ahead. Sushi and sashimi to die for.

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Brookings, Oregon
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

If we want to have a nice meal out, this is our first choice in Brookings. The sushi is great, but also the tempura and other entree's.

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Shasta, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Live in San Diego where some of the best sushi thrives. So glad we found this. Off the beaten track a tad but WAY worth the search. We always sit at the sushi bar when we go and did again. Beth and Maricela made our sushi. We ate till we could eat no more. It was that good and fun...of... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

I always make a point to go here when I pass through Brookings. The presentation and taste of this food is excellent. I've eaten here for lunch and dinner and with small and large groups. The food is always fresh and prepared quickly.

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Oregon, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Great Sushi, great atmosphere, great coffee, Super great deserts! The only downfalls are sometimes the service is slow and it is pricey. Although, when the food does arrive is well worth the price!

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