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“Puts Benihana to shame” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Furasato

Furasato
Karuna Road, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
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Ranked #47 of 355 Restaurants in Nairobi
Price range: $0 - $25
Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi
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Good for: Doing business, Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Houston, Texas
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Puts Benihana to shame”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

If you are used to American Hibachi, throw that out the window. Everything is super fresh and you get treated well.

Chicken, beef, fish, lobster, tuna steak, veges, then rice and soup. Sushi is also out of this world.

Tough to find but follow the signs. It is inside a gated entrance with plenty of space once you enter.

  • Visited June 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Nairobi, Kenya
Level Contributor
35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“sushi in Nairobi”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

it´s probably one of the best places for sushi in Nairobi, but then again there´s no really fabulous place for sushi in Nairobi. Got quite a nice garden. Worth a visit.

Visited March 2012
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Dublin
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Excellent Japanese food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

Really good Japanese food and saki - if you're a fan of sushi, then this is the place to go in Nairobi.

Visited March 2012
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Nairobi, Kenya
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Japanese cuisine”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2012

The food is absolutely delicious and authentic. The portions are good. Service was good.

It is a costly place to eat. The ambience is destroyed by only one thing ... their cafe style menus.

If you love sushi, sashimi or any other Japanese food it is worth a visit.

  • Visited February 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Solid Food - decor faded”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

This place is good value for money and staff are helpful. With that comes the fact that this place really needs a refit to freshen it up, the oriental touches comes across as very '70's and the Menus look tired.

Sitting at a BBQ is probably your best bet

Visited March 2012
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