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Kaiko

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Jekerstraat 114, 1078 MJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 662 5641
Sunday
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 18:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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98 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Tuesday evening we tried to make reservations. Since nobody answered the phone, we decided to try our luck and just went to the restaurant. Luck was with us, and we got the last two places in this small restaurant. Making a reservation is definitely to be recommended. I understand why some reviewers call the restaurant sober (which I liked in... More 

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Thank Maurice Q Q
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The best sushi in Amsterdam you can get. The place is not that big that you better make a reservation. If you can sit at the counter, that is much better.

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Thank junevarkevisser
Panama City, Panama
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81 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Very small sushi restaurant, the atmosphere is more like a living room. .For many years the same top quality, the best fish and preparation of very high standard! No fusion, no nonsense, just pure passion to deliver the best!

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Thank roeland b
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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202 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

This is really a master chief cooking at Okura Amsterdam Level! And that is a big award. And HE is a polite guy doing a wonderful job. Re food we really enjoyed dining here. But......the waitress is terrible. With one smile she can change the Kaiko-world in a super rating. Please do that. If you don't speak Dutch no problem,... More 

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Thank Family Sanders
New York City, New York
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

We use to love this place! It was awesome and then the friendly server disappeared. The server who stayed on is the cranky one. Then we had some horrific service. Waited 1 hour after ordering for sushi and our fried food came first. Seems they are making up for the missing server, the sushi chef is now frying food too.... More 

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1 Thank nycsammy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

The sushi was super nice, they use fresh ingredient, no sign of old fish. The staff and chef also very friendly, recommend !

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Thank Remie C
Lisbon, Portugal
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

Really enjoyed dinning in Kaiko. Japanese chef cooking makes all the difference. Several minus tough:1) Chef does everything so service can take it's time. 2) Given amount of work on stress sometimes you get the feeling thet the chef could have done better. Nevertheless really good and fresh sushi. Always amazing to have good and fresh japanese food prepared by... More 

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Thank JoaoD1811
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

If you enjoy focusing on the quality of your food don't mind eating in a pretty ugly environment - it's not awful, but rather soulless - Kaiko won't disappoint. In fact, I find its sushi better than at the acclaimed sushi bar in the nearby Okura Hotel. It's cheapter - though by no means cheap - and has got character:... More 

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1 Thank LittleTravellina
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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117 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2015

This sushi restaurant has been here in Amsterdam for more than 20 years. And I used to be a frequest guest here when I lived in Holland in the past. This time I came back with my wife for the first time after more than ten years. The quality remains excellent. I reconfirmed this is the best Sushi restaurant in... More 

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Valkenburg, The Netherlands
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

Very friendly people, good service, food is simply the best in Amsterdam and excellent value for money. The only downside is that it is a very small restaurant and that you will have to call to reserve a place because it is busy. You will not always be able to go there spontaniously as there may not be a free... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jekerstraat 114, 1078 MJ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam
  • Phone Number: +31 20 662 5641

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