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“This is my favorit sushi restaurant in Stamford” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Kotobuki Japanese Cuisine

Kotobuki Japanese Cuisine
457 Summer St, Stamford, CT 06901-1302
203-359-4747
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Ranked #120 of 437 Restaurants in Stamford
Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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Good for: Business meetings, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Koege, Denmark
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154 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
“This is my favorit sushi restaurant in Stamford”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

Kotobuko has an exceptionel high standard on all food. The owners are also the sushi creators, hence they invest in their business food. Frequently used as busienss restaurant, but can order to go. I never miss an opportunity to got to Kotobuko.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank lfrasmus
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“The best sushi”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

Kotobuki is a wonderful little gem of a restaurant. Don't expect a lot in terms of decor. The owner and sushi chef Masa has the best Sushi around. I highly recommend the fluke fin which is hard to find in most sushi restaurants.

    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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1 Thank Dpschuck
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Greenwich, Connecticut
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“The food is steadily going down hill....”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

I have been a patron of this place for over 15 years. Over the years I have found that the food is "just ok" and the staff isn't very nice. The guy making the susie, Masa, never smiles anymore. He has this look on his face that is not appealing at all. The interior needs a total overall, it looks tired. There is more and more competition coming in and this place will not make it if it doesn't get it's act together and make changes right now...
I am sad this is happening...

  • Visited July 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 1 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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1 Thank corresources
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Atlanta, Georgia
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127 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
“Great Sushi”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

My favorite Japanese restaurant in the area. The USA Fujifilm headquarters is located in Stamford and Kotobuki is the Japanese restaurant of choice for the Japanese employees. I've eaten there numerous time and agree with the locals....it's fantastic. Located in the heart of downtown Stamford, CT

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Thank Dawgy-Bill
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Napa, California
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55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“24 years eating at this place and still love it!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

I am off to Japan again on Monday (I go several times a year) and I can say that the food here is authentic, high quality and always delicious. For the price, you will be very hard pressed to find this quality anywhere else in the area. They put the money where it matters the most, in the quality of the food. Okay, so they do not have the extra money to redecorate... They they are still in business in these hard economic times says an a lot about the staying power of authentic, excellent Japanese cuisine.

  • Visited May 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank Marc A
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