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El Samurai

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Nueva York, Mexico City, Mexico
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Mon - Sat 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Once you are inside, you think and believe you are actually in Japan. Very well designed, decorated & tables with your own frying pan available, for the Chef, so can cook your Teppanyaki, Yakimeshi Teppan and other dishes, in front of you, with their Japanese Style... like a circus of cooking. Obviously, this will increase the prices, but if you... More 

Thank Apostillados
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Great japanese food. Ordinary sushi is good bur don't get stuck there. There are so many interesting dishes to try out. Don't miss the shabu shabu.

Thank Fer E
Mexico City
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

You have to arrive early ! This place gets packed from around 2:00 PM. All tables are teppanyaki and staff is kind. Very tasty dishes, well prepared and with very good quality, and this restaurant has reasonable prices, definitely a place to return.

Thank Dechopin
Here, There & Everywhere
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

It's a very nice place, if somewhat dated in an 80's style, the quality of the food and value/price cannot be beat, the yakitori are prepared in the traditional bar food style from Japan and the choices are "exotic" for some but very good. The tempura was perfect, we did not have any sushi... the tepanyaki was very well prepared.... More 

Thank DrBLC

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 7:30 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nueva York, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Central Mexico and Gulf Coast  >  Mexico City
  • Phone Number: 01-55-5523-1469

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?