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Gendai

#10 of 1,504 Restaurants in Niteroi
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Rua Nobrega 260 | Icaraí, Niteroi, State of Rio de Janeiro 24220-320, Brazil
+55 21 2610-3050
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12:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016

I had 2 meals here on my last trip to Niteroi. Heading into Icarai in an Uber is super easy, and Gendai is just off a square area that can get quite busy and fun in the evenings. The restaurant itself has a quirky design, really helpful staff, some of whom speak english, and will even attempt to understand terribly... More 

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Thank Chimera702
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

Gendai serves nice Sushi but I missed the Sashimi. The service was OK. The restaurant is located in 2nd floor of the Plaza shopping in the food court so it can be noisy.

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Thank Robert v
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86 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

This is the best japonese restaurant in Niteroi, but it is very expensive. Try those desserts. The food is always fresh.

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Thank Alexandre M
Niteroi, RJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2013

Either in Piratininga or Icaraí, both restaurantes are great. Great food, great variety and quality. It is a little bit expensive during weekends, but it is worth it.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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64 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2012 via mobile

Everything you can expect from a Japanese place: very nice atmosphere, excellent fresh fish (and other meats as well), superb service, discounts for small children and tasty cocktails. If you are in Niterói and crave some sushi/sashimi and other traditional & novelty oriental cuisine you cannot miss going to this place!

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2 Thank JoeRFreitas
Niteroi, RJ
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101 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 24, 2012

It's a good choice to go for a nice cost / benefit Japanese Food. You're going to find a reasonable variety of options of typical or "new style" dishes with a nice atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Nobrega 260 | Icaraí, Niteroi, State of Rio de Janeiro 24220-320, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Niteroi
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2610-3050

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