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Furusato Japanese Restaurant

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Ring Road Parklands | Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
+254 722 488706
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This woman was sending out two week old tuna sashimi. Was not happy with the service at all. Will not be returning anytime soon. Hopefully they get it together soon.

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Thank suhiiilll
Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The bad: water glasses smelled like chlorine even after we requested others. Ended up drinking directly from the bottle. We stayed late (like 4 other tables) and before we even finished our wine, or offered dessert/coffee, we got the check. A little bit too dark in the dinning room. The good: we were a party of 5, and the food... More 

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Thank yaaranuri
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38 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant but not really authentic Japanese. Very large and commercial with several popular dishes to keep everyone happy

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Thank Ajay G
Nairobi, Kenya
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105 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

Tappanyaki into the night! Freshest and finest of Japanese and Asian dishes. Sushi and spring rolls and are amazing and melt in the mouth!

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Thank hikwam
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Furusato could easily have the best sushi in Nairobi. With decent prices, it offers a great indoor and outdoor dining experience, friendly staff, and best of all the quality of the fish and rice is completely amazing. Definitely a place to go on a dinner date. Extremely romantic ambiance.

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Thank Kymberli A
Parma, Italy
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

i have eaten here twice this week. miso soup, sushi and sashimi. proper japanese style rice, excellent quality of fish. good wasabi and soy sauce. the miso soup is nothing to write home about, but sushi and sashimi lovers will go home with a smile. ambiente is simple but restaurant is well kept. there are also three grills you can... More 

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Thank Gilles_Hosch
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68 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This is an excellent Japanese restaurant. Ideally located in westlands, it is very spacious with both outdoor and indoor seating. It also has several tepanyaki tables. Very kid friendly. The food is fresh me excellent. There is a live sushi bar. The box sets are good value. Vegetarian food is excellent. Service is always good. It is a little pricey.... More 

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Thank Pingvs1285
Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed the outdoor seating and the convenience of not having to go too far for Japanese or Korean food. However, it's just average. Much prefer Goong or Sushi Soo than this.

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Thank Sam W
Nairobi
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

I am no expert in Japanese food. At all. Therefore my review is strictly limited to my perception of it, and is based on comparative study of a growing number of Japanese outlets in this town. Another remark: I am no big fun of sushi, and very seldom order those, therefore I cannot judge their quality here. We have been... More 

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Thank Gandibober
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We sat outside and enjoyed the gardens of the restaurant , chicken wings were disappointing but everything else was really good . My recommendation is stuck to the Japanese dishes , really fresh and full of taste , really good value too which is always a bonus !

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ring Road Parklands | Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Location: Africa  >  Kenya  >  Nairobi
  • Phone Number: +254 722 488706

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