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“Excellent Sushi Place...”

Harajuku Kitchen Japanese Bistro
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Ranked #337 of 2,528 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $17 - $45
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: We are smart casual japanese bistro. Authentic Japanese owned restaurant and provide wholesome food.
Livingston, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
101 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Excellent Sushi Place...”
Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

Visited here on a Sunday for lunch.

The place was really quiet because of the time of day, service was spot on, and I got the impression it wouldn't have been affected too much had it been busy.

We ordered loads (dragon roll, sweet potato roll, edamame, gyoza, and tempura), and it all arrived presented beautifully. Everything was superb.

I wouldn't say this place was cheap, but I do think you get a lot for your money. The dragon roll was not only the best I've had, but also the biggest. Some nice wee extras were thrown in like a side of rice and some miso soup, good touch.

The layout of the restaurant was nice too, didn't feel too close to other tables etc, and the place seemed really relaxed and just a pleasant place to spend some time for dinner/lunch.

For sushi fans it comes highly recommended, don't think there is much better in Edinburgh.

We'll be back.

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Level 6 Contributor
115 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
“Great for lunch”
Reviewed June 9, 2014

I have now been twice and enjoyed it very much both times I just wanted something quick and not fussy I was on my own and felt very comfortable there is wifi which is useful. The food was excellent and will go again

  • Visited May 2014
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Quite possibly the best Japanese restaurant in Edinburgh”
Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

A beautifully quaint restaurant in a lovely part of Edinburgh serving tasty, fresh and stunningly handmade sushi and noodle dishes.

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2 Thank Alex N
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Best Gyoza in Edinburgh”
Reviewed May 30, 2014

I am a huge fan of Japanese food and I have been to most of the Japanese restuarants in Edinburgh. I almost always order Gyoza and these dumplings are amazing! The rest of the food was fabulous too, really fresh tasting and a great varied menu with seasonal specials.

  • Visited April 2014
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1 Thank Sarah C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Excellent ”
Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

Had lunch with friends here. Perfect! Staff were so welcoming. The food is delicious, authentic and very reasonably priced. Loved it!

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4 Thank Leigh T
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