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Ema-Tei

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Riffort, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 465 5890
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent service and good food. We were twice for dinner with my little one. Sushi called Ema Tei was really good also cheese cake tempura as dessert. You can get good food for all family ,my son really likes Miso Soup !

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Thank Martha G
Melville, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

17 of us for dinner at ema Tei. Great, fresh fish Could not have been nicer, great service great food Highly recommended

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Thank east1999
Otrobanda, null, Netherlands Antilles
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two colleagues and I went to Ema-Tei for lunch since it is just a short walk away from our office. We were a bit... concerned at first, since Ema-Tei isn't exactly on the cheap side. But upon arrival Jeff (who was a fantastic server btw) informed us of the lunch specials, which included several bento lunch boxes for only 22... More 

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Thank IamTittel
Minnesota
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We eat sushi all over the world, this was mediocre at best. Brought concerns to the management/owner she played the " I do not understand English card" and did nothing but patronize us. Please save your $$ go elsewhere. Spicy tuna roll/ Usaf ally extremely safe choice (we use as measurement) very basic- not spicy! Asked for more spice received... More 

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Kralendijk, Bonaire
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

I have been there 3 times before but for dinner. in general i think It is ... fair, good! Not fantastic. locations is amazing and the room still has some charm (old fort section) I might insist in dinner again !!! My previous visits were more successful

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Otrobanda, null, Netherlands Antilles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I went to ema tei last week for a business lunch. All of us decided to try their lunch bento specials. I had the teriyaki chicken and my colleagues had the korean steak. Man... it was so good. Service was quite nice too! Greeted upon entry, seated and drinks brought right away. Food was fresh and satisfying. It was lovely,... More 

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Thank IamTittel
Caracas, Venezuela
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Went ther for dinner with my family and friends. They served excellent Japanese cusine. I highly recomend the pork gyoza , futomaki and ema tei roll. I felt like I was back in Japan and enjoyed the real japanese food. All staff are nice. My children wanted to go again so we went there again while we were staying in... More 

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Thank hirokamitto0803
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We had lunch here while staying at the Renaissance hotel. The food was fresh & satisfying. Very cute place.

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Thank nicolem123456
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

I popped into Ema-Tei for a quick lunch while on a business trip. I'm have a bit of an addiction to salmon sashimi and was after a quick fix! The salmon sashimi here was fine... not amazing but fine and I also had some steamed shrimp dumplings which were good and some pork gyoza which were disappointing - a little... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

The restaurant can be found in the city center of Willemstad. aldough they have a varied menu, the quality of the below average and very expensive for what you get!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riffort, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 465 5890
Description
The only Japanese owned, prepared Japanese restaurant in the island. Best sushi and other dishes.

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