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Kuo

#468 of 7,967 Restaurants in Barcelona
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Madrazo, 135, 08021 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 00 77 83
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8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Sun - Sat 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Barcelona, Spain
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2015

Great Japanese kitchen, with very original dishes, all of them extremely good. You can enjoy any kind of dishes. The wines offered are good, the way of ordering is very original (using a magnet table, see picture), the service is really good. I want to recognize the great service we received from Dartina Gómez, she is the one that helped... More 

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Thank Meritxell V
Barcelona
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

I attended the restaurant following a recommendation. Carlos was very helpful and suggested a couple of dishes which we enjoyed a lot. The sushi was fresh and nicely presented, definitely one of the best in town. Everything was yummy, but to highlight something, the roasted Alaska crab and the Toro tataki with salmon eggs

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Thank Xavier078
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

Carlos was an amazing host who recommended the "Maguro Tataki" which I found delicious! Found the place really cosy and relaxed!

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Thank Andres R
Hitchin, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

LOVE the food here. Probably my favourite restaurant to eat at. Delicious food all round and all cooked fresh to order. Yummy!

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Thank chev40
General Luna, Philippines
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2015

KUO, from the Nomo Group, is an awesome Japanese restaurant with a great 'Mediterranean' influence on some of their dishes. Every time I go to this place I have trouble from choosing from their menu, as I want a taste of everything. Very good price for value also!

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Thank Alex G
Barcelona, Spain
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 6, 2015

Not fancy, not big or luxury, not perfect service but very cosy and the sushi is creative and high quality! It´s quite busy always since it´s small and you can´t reserve so be early 8,30-9 at least if you want a table during the weekend. I keep coming back to this place for the good such and warm atmosphere.

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Thank Engelbrekt H
Sao Paulo, SP
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45 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

This is a great option to eat japanese food in barcelona! Its in a residential neighborhood close to Sarria, so quite far from downtown night vibe. The decoration is simple but very pretty, the fish seemed to be of very good quality and the menu has a combination of traditional and creative dishes. Overall a very good discovery!

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Thank Claudio B
Hitchin, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

I can honestly say I recently had one of the best meals here I've ever had! Every plate that arrived was simply perfect. My mother is a regular visitor here and now I know why! Wonderful and I can't wait to return!!

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Thank chev40
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Simple setting, modern, minimalist, good simple menu, fresh food, delicious from starter to dessert with friendly quick service at affordable price

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Thank Driss F
Barcelona, Spain
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2014

I have never been treated so badly in my entire life. The manager on duty insulted my wife and myself. To the point that I was called son of a B.... as I exited the premises. I could not believe it!!! I feel sorry for the owners who probably don't know who is running their business. The name of the... More 

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RJIMENEZ13, Propietario at Kuo, responded to this review

Thanks for your opinion. We are very sorry about your experience. Of course we dedicate our efforts to have the best quality of product and service. In general we feel that clients are happy with Kuo thus We will investigate what happened so that this does not occurr again. We would appreciate if you could send to info@gruponomo.com further explanations... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $50
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Madrazo, 135, 08021 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona
  • Phone Number: +34 932 00 77 83
Description
A new concept on japanese restaurants in Barcelona. Un nuevo concepto de restaurantes japoneses en Barcelona

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