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PRICE RANGE
$15 - $20
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Menu

SUSHI‎
Soup
$2.79
Miso Soup
$3.50
House Salad
$3.99
Squid Salad
$5.50
Seaweed Salad
$4.95
Edamame
$3.50
Shumai
(Steam or fried) pork dumplings. 6 per order.
$3.95
Vegetable Tempura
3 onion rings, 3 broccoli, 2 carrots.
$6.95
Vegetable & Shrimp Tempura
Shrimp, 2 onion rings, 2 broccoli, 2 carrots.
$7.95
Shrimp Tempura
Per order.
$9.95
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Reviewed January 2, 2020

Came here for lunch on New Year's Day. Came at 1:45 to catch the last of lunch and avoid the crowds. Only three other tables were being served. We were put at our own table (just 3 of us), so we thought we would have...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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gwendhing, Owner at Makoto's Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit. Please contact me at gwen@makotos-boone.com so we can make it right for you.

Reviewed December 23, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful food! As always! We typically sit in the sushi bar for sushi, today the service wasn’t great as the waitress seemed new and frazzled since it was busy. It took a good 10 minutes to get our last sushi roll which had been sitting...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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gwendhing, Owner at Makoto's Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit. Please contact me at gwen@makotos-boone.com. We strive for excellent food and service. I’m sorry we didn’t meet those standards for you.

Reviewed November 23, 2019

We were seated immediately and they did not wait until all seats were filled prior to starting the service. Great food freshness and quality.

Date of visit: November 2019
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gwendhing, Owner at Makoto's Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Thank you for your awesome feedback.

Reviewed November 3, 2019

We ate on the Sushi side of the restaurant. If you’re coming for sushi only, tell them that when you leave your name with the hostess. They told us to go right in to the sushi side of the restaurant rather than wait for a...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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gwendhing, Owner at Makoto's Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Thank you for your awesome feedback.

Reviewed September 20, 2019

My husband and I got take out on a Friday night and boy were we disappointed. Both of our meals were way over cooked, we didn't get out shrimp appetizers and the salads were brown & wilted. We called to let them know & manager...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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gwendhing, Owner at Makoto's Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Thank you for your feedback. Makoto’s an independent restaurant that has been in business since 1981. Let us know how we can make it a 5 star. gwen@makotos-boone.com

Reviewed September 19, 2019

We love Makoto's, but we miss the care and attention to detail that we came to expect from the chefs. It's that extra attention that transforms a good meal to a great or memorable one.

Date of visit: August 2019
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gwendhing, Owner at Makoto's Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Thank you for your feedback. Makoto’s an independent restaurant that has been in business since 1981. Let us know how we can make it a 5 star. gwen@makotos-boone.com

Reviewed August 14, 2019

The las ttwo times I visited this location was for lunch the food was not good. The rice was cold and the chicken did not appeared to have been cooked like other Japanese food I've had. It seemed like the sauce was poured over some...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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gwendhing, Owner at Makoto's Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Thank you for your feedback. Makoto’s an independent restaurant that has been in business since 1981. Let us know how we can make it a 5 star. gwen@makotos-boone.com

Reviewed August 10, 2019

We recently visited Makoto's on a slow day. Service was good, the salad and ginger dressing was amazing as always. Rice was good, carrots would have been better with a little time on the grill. Everything was salty...I guess you just can't escape that with...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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gwendhing, Owner at Makoto's Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Thank you for your feedback. Makoto’s an independent restaurant that has been in business since 1981. Let us know how we can make it a 5 star. gwen@makotos-boone.com

Reviewed July 31, 2019 via mobile

We ate here while on a motorcycle trip with my dad and friends. Everyone in the group enjoyed the whole experience. The waiter was fairly a young man who was goofy and funny, but professional too. The cook was fantastic with the entertainment as well...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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gwendhing, Owner at Makoto's Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Thank you for your awesome feedback.

Reviewed July 28, 2019

great job very entertaining to children and adults. Worked hard to please you with the food and service. Geat job will continue to visit when at boone.

Date of visit: July 2019
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gwendhing, Owner at Makoto's Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Thank you for your awesome feedback.

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