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Tokyo Taro at The Falaj Hotel

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Ruwi, Muscat 113, Oman
(968) 24702311
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Muscat, Oman
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for quality Sushi then there is no other alternative in Oman. Tokyo Taro has been a consistantly pleasant experience with great food, staff and a warm ambience. If you respect sushi, then I think you will appreciate the respect that Tokyo Taro has for sushi - clean, fresh and back to basics. Have I eaten better... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After eating arabic food for days, we craved for japanese. Luckily, there's Tokyo Taro at our hotel. Place was almost fully reserved when we arrived for dinner. We got seats at the teppanyaki bar but we ordered their ume and take bento. We also ordered Agedashi tofu which was very tasty. Their ramen is also very good. Bento boxes have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A nice interior and friendly staff. The menu had a lot of choices. If you're not familiar with Japanese food, then parts of the menu are a little confusing. Pictures next to the choices would help, particularly with the sushi. The food appeared to be fresh and authentic. If you're into Japanese food then this restaurant could well be worth... More 

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Thank Matt S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best Japanese Restaurant in whole of Oman. From the entrance, the setup, staff uniform and of cause tepanyaki preparation bar is so authentic. I always go for the Sashimi platter and it's the freshest I've tried here in Oman. I totally recommend it to my friends. Even my Japanese friends have tried it and agree that it's so authentic.

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

The place is nicely decorated with Japanese style, and not a very big place. We had reservations. Menu was pretty comprehensive including pork tonkatsu, teppanyaki and ramen. Service was good with smiles and my ocha was refilled regularly. We had the bentos which came with sashimi, tempura, teriyaki beef and grilled salmon. Fair quality and portions for the price. The... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

One of the best Japanese food in town. Ambiance is nice and authentic and the service staff is attentive. You always see Japanese people there so you know their food is good to heir standards.

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Tokyo Taro is the most Japanese menu you'll find in Oman. Also, the Chef is a purist, he will only sell you fresh fish, non of that frozen imported nonsense. True, you may very often find that they are missing this or that type of fish, but one thing is for sure, you'll never complain about the quality of the... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Indulge yourself with the Japanese atmosphere from staffs' uniform, to their dine in set up and foods. It's a thumbs up!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

The food is average Japanese food. However the athmosphere is very nice and authentic and the service staff is attentive

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1 Thank Frequent T
Muscat Governorate, Oman
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

It's a very old japanese restaurant here in oman. My wife likes their food very much, Everyone can meet the owner or manager between 10-11:30am in muttrah fish market daily. However I always wonder how this japanese guy uses the dead fish to make delicious sushi and Sashimi, Truly authentic japanese restaurant, recommend to everyone

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Sushi, Asian, Japanese
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ruwi, Muscat 113, Oman
  • Location: Middle East  >  Oman  >  Muscat Governorate  >  Muscat
  • Phone Number: (968) 24702311

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?