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Kurai

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Agua Dulce 305, Tampico 89110, Mexico
+52 833 213 8617
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13:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 13:00 - 23:00
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Mexico City, Mexico
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is nice, clean, and it has really great food. There's a Chinese and Sushi buffet everyday, and it is really cheap! Food quality is excelent.

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Thank Rafa P
Stuttgart, Germany
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83 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Not much to say. Deeply disappointed. Sushi tastes good when its hot and this was not. We picked it up to save up time since we were a large group but we had to wait half an hr- from the time they told us to pick it up. Then no soy sauce, and were asked rudely on the phone if... More 

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Thank Stuttgal
Tampico, Mexico
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

This is a mexican style sushi. Not japanese authentic but with really good taste. My favorite all you can eat buffet in town. Offers takeouts and home delivery but can take a while. Dont recommend to go on tuesdays because they have pay 1 get 2 promo in rolls and they are very busy

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Thank ameg93
Zacatecas, Mexico
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016

este sushi es el mejor de Tampico, This sushi is the best from this city the flavor with tropical fruits is the best i had ever taste. i do recommend for shushi Lovers.

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Thank Rossy A
Mannheim, Germany
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83 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2016

For me, the best restaurant to enjoy Sushi! After the opening of yöko however it is only number two in tampico. Tuesday is 2x1.

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Thank netacajeta
Madrid
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266 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2016

After visiting countless Japanese restaurants around the world (that are, presumably, too, only adaptations of "real" Japanese cuisine), on can only wonder how Kurai can call itself a sushi place or an Asian restaurant at all. From putting cream cheese in virtually every roll and throwing in random pieces of meat and chicken into rice rolls that are always falling... More 

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Thank ReyVas
Mannheim, Germany
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83 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2015

The best fried sushi on this planet. I came from Germany and spend a lot of month in asia. but this mexican fried sushi is the best food i've ever tried! Not kidding! Try it moreover its incredible cheap!

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Thank netacajeta
Montrose, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Been there twice, am not into sushi but tried 1 piece and don't like it - but that just me. The buffet was good with plenty of choices, while I was sitting there everything was kept fresh and old stuff was thrown away. Continiously fresh food appeared from the kitchen. 1 Advice, start where the soups are and make your... More 

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Thank Mario M
Puebla, Mexico
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2014

Kurai is a nice sushi place in Tampico ! The new decoration puts you in a nice atmosphere for tasting the sushi buffet. There are also other chinese specialties to taste. A nice place to go in Tampico.

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Thank Xilian
Mexico City, Mexico
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2013

This is a great place to eat sushi. It is a buffet so you want to work out an appetite before going there. Food is always fresh and very well prepared, and they always have a vast variety of things to choose from, not only sushi, but also some Chinese dishes. Staff is very friendly and service-oriented, so you will... More 

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Thank Rafa P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 23:00
Monday
13:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 23:00
Thursday
13:00 - 23:00
Friday
13:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Agua Dulce 305, Tampico 89110, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Tamaulipas  >  Tampico
  • Phone Number: +52 833 213 8617

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?