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Kikufuji Japanese Restaurant

#35 of 1,097 Restaurants in Makati
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Pasong Tamo | Pio Del Pilar, corner of Chino Roces and Fernando, Makati, Luzon, Philippines
8936131
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11:00 am - 1:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Mon - Fri 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Makati, Philippines
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

i go to the restaurant for lunch very crowded after the waiter give me the set lunch card but asking for a la carte menu but the waiter not very happy. After choose the food came and start the disaster half of the food ordered not available, the sushi and sashimi very fishy, asking for tempura mix but come tempura... More 

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Thank jamesedouard
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44 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed our lunch in Kikufuji! There was a really long line and wait, but for affordable good quality Japanese food, this place is hard to beat. We ordered the lunch sets that came with spicy salmon, soup, and a really good iced coffee! The tuna and salmon sashimi was very fresh. The wagyu sticks, though tasty at first, didn't have... More 

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Thank Katz Z
Malaysia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been coming to this place ever since I was a kid. In my honest opinion the BEST Japanese restaurant in Manila! PERIOD! P.S. Read the title again. :)

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Thank auhemp
Manila, Philippines
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place was full when we arrived so the lady handed us a number. We waited for about 10 minutes and we were led to a table which we had to share with another couple (We did not mind the sharing since we were able to check each other's food orders and see what we could eat next time). My... More 

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Thank Mylene E
Singapore
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A client reserved a table on a saturday and was surprised to see that it was packed. There were even people lining up to eat outside the resto. I think i'll return here this time with family. My client ordered for all of us so i dint know what i was eating - but it was all good

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Thank reesepbc
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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99 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Very authentic Japanese Restaurant with very decent quality to price options... especially on sashimi and sushi. Portions are excellent and large in general. Service is a little hit and miss with the staff clearly rushed off their feet .. This place is so popular that they can get away with that.. From what I can tell, its so popular that... More 

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Thank Malek M
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

Personally Izakaya Kikufuji serves the best Japanese in Manila. The price is definitely value for money. Located in Makati where the local fondly calls Little Tokyo, this is one Japanese restaurant not to be missed if you a craving for Japanese food. They are famous for their spicy tuna and also the Kikufuji California Roll. There is also a wide... More 

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Thank Patrick U
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

They have the best spicy salmon sashimi and gyu kushi! I come here almost every month and the place is always packed but I don't mind waiting, that's how good their food is!

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Thank Ruth S
Philippines
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73 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

We always enjoy eating here, be early if you don't have reservations. Also they charge P15 for take out container. Place badly needs to be renovated already.

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Thank Ching2010
Metro Manila, Philippines
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

I suggest when going here, choose lunch time and at 1pm. last order is at 1:30pm. Usually lines are long and you have to wait. lunch menus varies from tempura to grilled fish. And Average of 350 pesos will do

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pasong Tamo | Pio Del Pilar, corner of Chino Roces and Fernando, Makati, Luzon, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Makati
  • Phone Number: 8936131

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