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“Excellent sushi” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Furasato

Furasato
Karuna Road, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
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Ranked #34 of 340 Restaurants in Nairobi
Price range: $0 - $25
Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi
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Good for: Large groups, Families with children, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
San Jose, Costa Rica
Top Contributor
83 reviews 83 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 47 cities Reviews in 47 cities
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
“Excellent sushi”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

Loved this place and visited it often. The sushi is excellent and the service is impecable. I would love to come back for my next trip to Nairobi.

Visited January 2012
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Better than average but not quite excellent”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

Which makes it the best Japanese on offer in Kenya, to be sure. The sushi here in particular is the star, but there is also pretty decent teppanyaki and also some nice korean options on the menu. Best appetizer is the Tuna Soyae, their gyowza is pretty good too. Best sushi roll is the spicy crunchy tuna. Skip the soupy salads up front, stay for the free ice cream at the end of the meal.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Nairobi
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73 reviews 73 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
“Popular”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

Continues to be one of the more popular restaurants in Nairobi for Black and Asian Kenyans and expatriates. Consistently good food.

Visited September 2012
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Nairobi
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 25 cities Reviews in 25 cities
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
“Japanese delight in East Africa”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

Enjoy Japanese style of hospitality in East Africa. The place serves good Japanese food prepared in Japanese way. Ample parking and safe place. Must reserve on weekends

Visited August 2012
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Nairobi, Kenya
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13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“quality”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

attention to detail on my visit. There is nothing you can't like about this place. Its like they anticipated my kind of dining, what i like and how i liked it. That captures what there is about this place

Visited October 2012
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