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Kura

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130 Saint Marks Pl, New York City, NY 10009-5843
+1 212-228-1010
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“omakase” (11 reviews)
“abalone” (2 reviews)
“sushi” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
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130 Saint Marks Pl, New York City, NY 10009-5843
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ordered omakase 16 pic the fish super fresh and delicious. Sushi chef and stuff friendly excellent service they always smile. I highly recommend this restaurant

Thank Kai M
Reviewed December 27, 2017

You will need to find a reservation to get into this small intimate Sushi bar tuked away just off of Tompkins Square Park. It's not cheap and the quality of the Sushi shows where the money is going. Delivered in many Omakase options I had...More

Thank RobKNewYork
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

Very discreet restaurant. So discreet that it doesn’t even have a sign, haha. Small cute sushi bar. I picked the $180 omakase. The pieces were all very good expect the octopus that was a little hard to chew and made me a little uncomfortable. Also,...More

Thank Loren231
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

At first glance you might this Japanese super restaurant - as they don't advertise their presence at all with any signage on the front. Nestled quietly in the Village this small and delicate eatery gave us one of our best meals ever till date. The...More

Thank Rathindra
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

Outside of Japan, there are no places with this level of detail for authentic Japanese sushi. Great environment and mood. Get ready to spend $300-400 for two...

Thank Dima M
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

Be careful, you might miss the place! You'll only see two blue drapes and inside... magic! It's very small, seats about 10 on the bar and two 4 seater tables but very cozy and nice. Even the bathroom is spectacular, expected though, it's the Japanese...More

Thank EscapeRoomPanama
Reviewed June 6, 2017

went solo for a 12-course sushi at Kura. Its a small establishment, with a sushi bar and couple of tables. The atmosphere was a bit loud for my liking, or maybe I am used to sushi bars in Singapore. People were clicking selfies, chatting loudly...More

Thank VarunMishra
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best Japanese restaurant for nigiri. You order omakase, varying in how many pieces of nigiri (one piece each). Definitely had fishes I've not had at other similar restaurant. You sit right in front of the chef. There are 3-4 chef....More

1  Thank crystal00jade
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Kura was one of the best sushi experiences I've ever had. Staff is absolutely charming, fun, and attentive. You can tell they love what they do! All the food and sushi was all carefully crafted before our eyes and everything tasted so fresh and delicious....More

Thank MichaelNGrom
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Reservations are a must. We chose the 18 piece, and were delighted with the variety. My favorite was the abalone, but nothing disappointed. It is a very small place, but your focus is in on the chef so does not feel claustrophobic. It is expensive,...More

Thank Beth_sage
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Saint Marks Pl, New York City, NY 10009-5843
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighborhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-228-1010
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