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Goten Japanese Restaurant

1719 W End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203-5120
+1 615-321-4537
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good28%
  • Average37%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
11 Oct 2017
“Lunch was good, but the place was empty”
1 Mar 2017
“just average”
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
1719 W End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203-5120
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Goten has been around for years, and has very good Japanese food. Unfortunately, the location is a bit challenging, so you have to valet. The restaurant was almost empty when we met there for a business lunch, so it had an odd feeling. The good...More

Thank jtt37
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I remember coming here for years and it was a great restaurant. So with that in mind and because of the downtown location, came for my son's birthday. Place needs a good cleaning- there is a strong smell of old grease, floors are beat up....More

Thank Rose P
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Mediocre sushi - seems to have a heavy greasy smell due to the hibachi activity. Service was typical but felt somewhat unfriendly and disinterested

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We were treated to dinner here by friends It was an interesting experience seeing the food cooked in front of you The good wasn't that good but we loved the experience

Thank Droopydrawrs52
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Very disappointing dinner experience. The restaurant was unclean, the staff inexperienced the food mediocre and the ambience non existing! That's all!

Thank Globetrotter1955
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Disgusting! Cockroaches everywhere and got food poisoning later that night. Never going back and would advise against it for anybody.

Thank Nina C
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Ordered a chicken dish and I found what looked like old cooked shrimp mixed in with my chicken. That could have been a very big issue if I were allergic to seafood!!!! The vegetables with my dish, half were cold and half were cooked. The...More

Thank PikkNikkTravels
Reviewed 4 February 2016

I enjoyed this Sushi Restaurant very much and would go back but I am a little picky and this was an A experience not an A+ because I am comparing to the best Sushi in Seattle and San Francisco. The sushi bar is around a...More

Thank Clint V
Reviewed 24 January 2016

I have been hitting this place for over 20 years. I love the sushi bar experience, sake and rolls. They have real King Crab which is a big plus for me. Many hotels within very close walking distance.

Thank Rainey G
Reviewed 9 December 2015

I have a local (Illinois) favorite Japanese Steak House and this place was good, but nothing to write home about.

Thank Laura K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1719 W End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203-5120
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-321-4537
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