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Fugakyu

1280 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446
(617) 734-1268
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Ranked #14 of 171 Restaurants in Brookline
Price range: $25 - $100
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Cuisines: Sushi, Asian, Japanese
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Harvard and St.Paul
Transit: we are only one block away from Coolidge corner stop of Green line "c".
Description: FuGaKyu Japanese Cuisine is a unique Japanese restaurant located in the heart of Brookline, Massachusetts. Serving great dishes, such as authentic Japanese sushi and sashimi, you will enjoy a hearty meal that will delight your tastebuds and satisfy even the largest of appetites. Visit us today to experience what the rest of the town has been talking about! When you step through our restaurant doors, you will be immediately surrounded by a large collection of authentic Japanese decor. Combined with the delicious dishes, wonderful aromas, and outstanding service, you get a total dining experience. Established since 1998, our Japanese restaurant offers private rooms and daily specials for your dining enjoyment. We are a non-smoking restaurant. Come in today, enjoy the fresh air, and let your senses be mesmerized by the "scent-illating' aromas of our fine, Japanese cuisine. All of our exotic dishes are made of the freshest ingredients upon order, ensuring vibrant flavors.
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Framingham, Massachusetts
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62 reviews 62 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I went there after wedding and it was great. It is a little pricey but if you are looking for special occasion it is great. They have private rooms that is very cool.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Always a go-to spot for myself and family for at least the past 10 years. Convenient, fast service, and consistently fresh and great selection of rolls. Lunch-time menu is a great deal. One of the best spots in Brookline.

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Gray, Maine
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192 reviews 192 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Service and food were really great. Our waitress was very knowledgeable and affable. Three of us shared asparagus and mushroom tempura, cajun roll, uni and some other roll that I do not recall. All were excellent, the cajun roll was especially wonderful. Two of us had uni for the first time and so glad it was here, absolutely heavenly. Prices... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I am an avid sushi lover. Fugakyu on beacon street in brookline is unreal! it might be a little pricier than most sushi places, but the quality of the sushi is 5 star quality. I was there last week and got there pretty late and they were still serving sushi til 130am. We ordered eel maki and spciy tuna maki... More

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Windham, Maine, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Came here for a romantic date. Service was great when we came in, all the way to the end. We got a nice bottle of wine. We also tried their sake flight which was interesting! We ordered a lot of sushi and they were all amazing. It was such a great evening. It was my first time in brookline, so... More

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Weston, Massachusetts
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172 reviews 172 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I have not eaten here in a while and went tonight to celebrate my friends birthday. I was once again not disappointed with the fresh sushi. Our waiter was a little, well different but attentive. He forgot to charge us for two rolls and we asked the manager to please add in the food we did order. The Sushi hear... More

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Brookline, Massachusetts
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Fugakyu is very good, but Hiro, one of the sushi chefs, is fabulous! Try to get seated in his area- he will not disappoint. Aside from putting together some amazing and inventive sushi creations, he's absolutely charming. There's also a separate bar area, which is nice if you're not looking to eat a big meal and just want to have... More

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Fugakyu is a must for every visit to the Boston/Brookline area. The sushi is top notch, service solicitous and speedy. We love the house dressing for the house salad, by the way! Run, don't walk, to Fugakyu.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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123 reviews 123 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Came here one night with a local who raved about this place. nice ambience and cool set up with different seating areas. The menu is extensive. I ordered my usual sushi favourites and all the fish was fresh but was seriously let down by flakey rice. Sushi fell apart and disappointing for such pricey sushi. Won't be returning. Poor rating... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

If you decide to stay in Brookline during your next trip to Boston, which I actually recommend, its such an amazing neighborhood, you'll want to check out this fantastic Japanese restaurant. The service is impeccable and the food was very well prepared. I've had a lot of great Japanese food and this ranks with the best I've ever experienced. I'll... More

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