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#230 of 10,462 Restaurants in Dubai
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Sponsored by: Kiku

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Fantastic Japanese Cuisine
1. Fantastic Japanese Cuisine
"We are long time fans of Kiku and love the place."
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2. Number of got Jap food
2. Number of got Jap food
"Serves everything from sushi to sashimi to teppanyaki."
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3. Best Japanese Resataurant
3. Best Japanese Resataurant
"You can enjoy real Japanese food in here."
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An ultra-chic Japanese restaurant in Dubai serving classic Japanese cuisine - an ideal venue for social and business dining with a choice of a Sushi & Sake bar, Teppanyaki table and Tatami room. Lunch 12:30pm to 2:30pm ( last order 2:15pm ) Dinner 6:30pm to 11:00pm ( last order 11:15pm )
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed May 8, 2019

We ate inside. Our fellow diners were predominantly Japanese. We ate a selection of dishes. All were excellent. The Kirin Draught Beer delicious, a fine wine list too. Well wort a visit while in DubaiMore

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Malcolm072
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Kiku, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2019

Dear Malcolm072, Thank you for your great feedback. Our team is really dedicated in providing quality products and service that will meet our guest's expectation. It is such a great pleasure to receive your compliments and I will make sure that they will know about...More

Reviewed May 7, 2019

Great selection of fresh and high quality sushi and sashimi. Teppanyaki cooked beautifully, Japanese private rooms available. Outdoor dining pleasant during the cooler months. A must!!More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Alfreda S
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Kiku, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2019

Dear Alfreda S, Thank you so much for taking the time out to share your valuable feedback and rating us 5 on TripAdvisor. We are extremely happy to learn that your time with us was wonderful and we are ecstatic to know you and your...More

Reviewed April 18, 2019

The outside terrace is very pleasant to sit in, like a patio. The food is lovely, The open kitchen is heavenly and the decor is very tasteful and authentic Japanese!More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DYZann
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Kiku, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2019

Dear DYzann, It is a big pleasure to read such an amazing feedback from our lovely guests. We are glad that you enjoyed our food offered as well as the restaurant ambiance. We appreciates your every single warm word and I will pass your valuable...More

Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

Sorry, no pictures, but this was a wonderful business lunch at Kiku restaurant in Le Meridian near the airport. Just almost like the taste of going back to Japan. In fact, the rice, miso soup, pickles even, just perfect. If I have to say some...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank HaroldArcher
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Kiku, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2019

Dear AoTenjoBlueSkies, Thank you for posting a review on TripAdvisor. In spite of your observations in our restaurant you still manage to enjoyed that food we served and your time with us. Guest feedback is of utmost importance to us and please be assured that...More

Reviewed March 6, 2019

This restaurant is simply the best quality Jap food We were introduced to this place by our Japanese friend and actually seeing a lot of Japanese families in this place is a big sign of authenticity. Here you find all kind of Jap specialties including...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AnastasiaN70
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Kiku, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2019

Dear AnastasiaN70, Many thanks for this great review. Your feedback is very valuable as it motivates us to strive even harder in making our guests' experience truly top notch. We couldn't thank you enough for considering everything at our place to be perfect. I will...More

Reviewed February 23, 2019

Went here with high expectations based on positive reviews even on Japanese language blogs on Japanese food in Dubai, but were disappointed with the quality. If this is what passes for the number one recommendation for reasonably-priced Japanese in Dubai, I guess we’ll skip our...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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LeMeridienFB, Manager at Kiku, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2019

Dear Chestnut76, Thank you for posting your feedback on TripAdvisor. Whilst it was a pleasure to have you as our guest at Kiku, we have noted that you were not completely satisfied with your dining experience particularly with the quality of dishes we served. Please...More

Reviewed February 18, 2019

My fiance and I went there last night to celebrate our anniversary and they made it extra special. From the moment we went inside, they already have catered us and have showed us our table. The food are very tasty, has a huge portion for...More

Date of visit: February 2019
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Kiku, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2019

Dear GRTPAMILOZA, Thank you for posting your kind comments on TripAdvisor and it is truly rewarding to know that you enjoyed your dining experience at Kiku whilst celebrating special occasions. We are truly dedicated to delivering an excellent service to our guests as we want...More

Reviewed February 18, 2019

My husband and I had dinner here as 4 days ago for Valentine's. I was so eager to eat here for I've been eyeing on since last year and been reading good reviews. Ambiance is good, staff are really friendly but... unfortunately my palate was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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LeMeridienFB, Manager at Kiku, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2019

Dear hollymolly02, Thank you for sharing your feedback. Despite of your good words towards your visit, it is unfortunate to note that you did not thoroughly enjoy your total experience. Whilst we strive to offer our guests the very best of hospitality and service it...More

Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile

The restaurant is set in a rather weird way with different spaces that seem like ending up to a bad mix and match. Old and without any personality left it offers a very poor surrounding to be matched with what i tasted. But before we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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LeMeridienFB, Manager at Kiku, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2019

Dear Mr. Pavlos, Thank you for sharing your insightful feedback regarding last dining experience at Kiku Restaurant. We acknowledged your review and it has been communicated to all concern. I would like to sincerely apologize for the unpleasant experience you had with us on your...More

Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

Came for some Japanese sushi. Didn’t expect much but was totally impressed. Ordered a soft shell crabs roll, beef tongue and chicken gizzards yakitori and a bowl of chirashi. Sushi was so fresh and yakitori grilled perfectly. Yezel H. (if I got her name correctly)...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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LeMeridienFB, Manager at Kiku, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2019

Dear 475nicholasl, Thank you for your review posted here in TripAdvisor and we are deeply honored to read that you had a great time with us . Thank you for highlighting our excellent service provided by our associate as well as the quality dishes that...More

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