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57 Lenton Boulevard, Nottingham NG7 2FQ, England
+44 115 942 3379
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sashimi” (14 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (2 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
57 Lenton Boulevard, Nottingham NG7 2FQ, England
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Hadn't been to the Higoi for many years and had quite forgotten just how good it is. Had a great meal there and was reminded of quiet authenticity with no gimmicks. Lovely warm atmosphere and excellent service.

Thank Allan D
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Higoi always the best Japanese restaurant in Nottingham ,new menu more choices ,but chef cooking skin keep in high standard . Friendly waitress good services .

Thank MicKian
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We were having a quiet celebration with friends and decided to ask the chef at Higoi to prepare a modest feast for us - because he is a chef and he likes to be creative, and he knows a lot more about Japanese cuisine than...More

1  Thank Cathy L
Reviewed December 10, 2017

I really enjoyed our last visit - and even the wee man liked it. Excellent Japanese food - the best in Nottingham. It's a tiny room, so you need to book. For Japanese food of this quality it's actually not expensive - but it does...More

1  Thank hnswst
Reviewed December 7, 2017

I went midweek without a reservation to this small Japanese restaurant just round the corner from my son's university student house. We had a really fabulous meal and I was really impressed by the breadth of the menu on offer. the food, particularly the sushi...More

2  Thank JMDJSC6969
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

I would have given five stars as the food was beautifully presented and delicious, we were very impressed. However, they didn’t take drink order until they came to the table to take the food order, and this was quite a wait and we couldn’t seem...More

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed July 14, 2017

This shattered all my negative feelings about sushi. Lots of choice of food, not just fish. All cooked / prepared superbly. Really tasty. We had a take away rather than eat in and had to wait over an hour from ordering before going to collect...More

1  Thank Steve W
Reviewed July 11, 2017

"This is by far the best Japanese food I have had outside London", said my Japanese friend from Tokyo. And he wasn't wrong. You pay the prices for the quality but when you eat art, money should match the masterpiece.

2  Thank Rich-Lee-Rewarded
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

After a day moving one of my daughters into a new flat all we wanted was something local. Managed to get a table here and what a find! I've sampled great Sushi and sashimi around the world and this little place in Lenton can hold...More

2  Thank KKE130
Reviewed April 27, 2017

I had a truly nice experience of Japanese food. The menu has a good variety of sushi and also other plates. The food was very well presented and although we were a quite large group we were all served almost at the same time. The...More

1  Thank Alina_GR
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March 23, 2018|
Response from Allan D | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is very intimate with few tables. Most diners go there for a peaceful experience in a tranquil atmosphere. I wouldn't take my own children there personally.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$40
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Lenton Boulevard, Nottingham NG7 2FQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: +44 115 942 3379
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