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Bal Harbour Shops 9700 Collins Ave, Bal Harbour, FL 33154
+1 305-864-8600
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (132 reviews)
“fried rice” (35 reviews)
“kobe beef” (26 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Bal Harbour Shops 9700 Collins Ave, Bal Harbour, FL 33154
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Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

We go to Makoto 5-6 times when we come to Miami. Not because it is located across the hotel we stay in, but because it has truly delicious and fresh food. My favorites are the Makoto salad, sushi/sashimi (salmon, toro, unagi, uni), robata corn, meat...More

Thank Marfochkas
Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

Very original fusion food. The setting is decorated and the food is very good . The side dishes are different from what you usually get in Japanese restaurants and the service is excellent.

Thank Rosario L
Reviewed January 6, 2016

Great athmosphere, great food, little expensive but it's Bal Harbor pattern. We tried the fried rice with salmon that were really nice, the shrimp as weel. Robata's are a great choice.

Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

We eat here a couple of times each time we visit Miami Beach. The food is the best Japanese i have ever tasted. Quality sushi and awesome cocktails. Try the green tea martini. Absolutely delicious. The salads are fresh and the vibe really nice in...More

Thank Bob T
Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

The food is tremendous and the service was impeccable! Great sushi and Asian fusion. Feels like Tao but better. Save room for the deserts.

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Reviewed December 30, 2015

Used to be a frequent diner at Makoto but got fed up with poor service and took a break for a year. They are back on top though now. Service was efficient and friendly. Food is great. The Dynamite hand roll is amazing. Love that...More

Thank sweitzma
Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Makoto has become my favourite Japanese restaurant in Miami Beach!! The food is amazing! So far, I haven't had one dish I have not liked. It's pricey but so worth it!! Reservations are a must as this place is always busy!!

Thank SteffyGlow
Reviewed December 26, 2015

If you are sushi friendly shopping in Bal Harbour go, you will not experience anything extraordinary but can be a good option in the midst pf a shopping spree at Bal Harbour shops

Thank Alejandro & Cat... Q
Reviewed December 26, 2015

Excellent japanese restaurant in the middle of the most luxurious shopping mall in south florida. Mandatory spicy tuna fried rice, rock shrip, brussel sprouts ( unbelievable ) and several maki rolls. Perfect service, nice decor, chic crowd... A must in bal harbour.

Thank Explorer1963
Reviewed December 24, 2015

My husband and I sat at the sushi bar. My favorite appetizer was the spicy tuna crispy rice, from the robata I loved the asparagus with seasame and soy. I did not love the chicken and scallion robata. The sushi rolls are very generous. My...More

Thank Julie R
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Anna C
June 21, 2016|
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Response from BaltimoreDiane | Reviewed this property |
Casual chic. People who eat outdoors may be a little more informal than the indoor diners. Def not a coat and tie place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bal Harbour Shops 9700 Collins Ave, Bal Harbour, FL 33154
    (96th St)
  • Public Transportation: 96th St and Collins Ave
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Bal Harbour
  • Phone Number: +1 305-864-8600
  • E-mail
Stephen Starr's newest Japanese restaurant, Makoto is located in the prestigious Bal Harbour Shops. Makoto features a modern Japanese menu including sushi bar selections, modern Japanese dishes, and bincho charcoal robata. A hand-crafted beverage program focused on sake compliments the cuisine. The dining room and sushi bar seating are available by reservation. Outdoor seating is available upon arrival.
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