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Furusato Japanese Restaurant

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Ring Road Parklands | Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 722 488706
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Nairobi, Kenya
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83 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Tappanyaki into the night! Freshest and finest of Japanese and Asian dishes. Sushi and spring rolls and are amazing and melt in the mouth!

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Thank hikwam
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Furusato could easily have the best sushi in Nairobi. With decent prices, it offers a great indoor and outdoor dining experience, friendly staff, and best of all the quality of the fish and rice is completely amazing. Definitely a place to go on a dinner date. Extremely romantic ambiance.

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Thank Kymberli A
Parma, Italy
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

i have eaten here twice this week. miso soup, sushi and sashimi. proper japanese style rice, excellent quality of fish. good wasabi and soy sauce. the miso soup is nothing to write home about, but sushi and sashimi lovers will go home with a smile. ambiente is simple but restaurant is well kept. there are also three grills you can... More 

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Thank Gilles_Hosch
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64 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an excellent Japanese restaurant. Ideally located in westlands, it is very spacious with both outdoor and indoor seating. It also has several tepanyaki tables. Very kid friendly. The food is fresh me excellent. There is a live sushi bar. The box sets are good value. Vegetarian food is excellent. Service is always good. It is a little pricey.... More 

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Thank Pingvs1285
Nairobi, Kenya
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101 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed the outdoor seating and the convenience of not having to go too far for Japanese or Korean food. However, it's just average. Much prefer Goong or Sushi Soo than this.

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Thank Sam W
Nairobi
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52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed March 1, 2017

I am no expert in Japanese food. At all. Therefore my review is strictly limited to my perception of it, and is based on comparative study of a growing number of Japanese outlets in this town. Another remark: I am no big fun of sushi, and very seldom order those, therefore I cannot judge their quality here. We have been... More 

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Thank Gandibober
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

We sat outside and enjoyed the gardens of the restaurant , chicken wings were disappointing but everything else was really good . My recommendation is stuck to the Japanese dishes , really fresh and full of taste , really good value too which is always a bonus !

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Thank kasukusays
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 18, 2017

I have been to this restaurant for the past 7 years when I'm Nairobi. Maina the chef is consistent, brilliant, great customer service always. Food is fresh and Chef Maina is amazing at the tepanyaki table. Ask for him, you won't be disappointed. Drinks list could be more varied.

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Thank gorgeoushayat
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

Ambience is just great indoor and outdoor. Staff was friendly. They have tried to incorporate flavours of the customer's house country if requested. After chef's choice sushi (which us completely worth it) I have Chicken Teriyaki which was great. Flavours were just right. Must try out if in Nairobi.

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Thank NigamBhavsar
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed January 23, 2017

Great experience! Food was very good and staff was friendly and attentive. The only downside was getting to the restaurant as they are building a new road just outside it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ring Road Parklands | Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 722 488706

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