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Kirakuya

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2 West 32nd Street, 2nd Fl., New York City, NY 10001 (Broadway and 5th Avenue)
212-695-7272
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5:30 pm - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 3:00 am
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Pleasant surprise to find a japanese restaurant in korea town ! Hidden on the 2nd floor if a tiny building it is worth a viait: real japanese food although the staff didn't speak properly ;) katsu curry was excellent !

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013 via mobile

Although we made a reservation, the restaurant was quiet when we arrived. It is on the second floor of an office building a bit strangely located but once inside offered that quirky Japanese environment. Udon soup is fantastic and the sushi roles fresh. Saki of course and tea were served. The food is excellent, I'd come back.

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Carneys Point, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

Kirakuya offers very good food (Japanese), Excellent Service, and a comfortable place to sit down and get away of the crowds. Daily and Evening Specials. The trick is not to blink, because you'll miss the entrance. Along 32nd street among all the restaurants, is a door that leads to and elevator and stair case. Kind of creepy. You'll think you're... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2011

I attended the "Rare Sake Event" last night at Kirakuya Sake Bar and it was an eye opener. We tasted 3 different kinds of rare sake which I had never tasted before and they were all so amazing! One of them was especially special I ended up buying a bottle home! People in this restaurant are SO nice and we... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2011

I tasted sake before in several places but I didn't really enjoy it honestly so I thought I was not a sake person. HOWEVER, after I tried the sake at Kirakuya, I just can't stop thinking about it. Kirakuya is located in Midtown. Once you get in, you feel like you were in a totally different place. I mean..just hard... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Japanese
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 3:00 am
Saturday
5:30 pm - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 West 32nd Street, 2nd Fl., New York City, NY 10001
    (Broadway and 5th Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: 212-695-7272
Description
Kirakuya- Jizake Bar, The Luxurious Local Sake Bar in New York City.

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