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Maneki Restaurant

304 6th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104-2714
+1 206-622-2631
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“nigiri” (9 reviews)
“black cod” (14 reviews)
“tempura” (8 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
304 6th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104-2714
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Maneki is a Seattle icon. Opened in 1904 and located on 6th Ave S. just off Jackson in the International District, it is one of the oldest Japanese restaurants in the country, closing only during the Japanese Internment of WWII. It is full of history....More

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 29 January 2018

This was our first time to Maneki. I have been many times to Japan and found the quality of the food and service at Maneki excellent. Their nigiri, tempura, green tea and green tea ice cream were all delicious and prepared the traditional way. The...More

Thank PixieSam59
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

It was not my first time at Maneki's, but the latest had been a few years back and I was enthusiastic to return when my daughter suggested to take me there for my Birthday's dinner. We were 3 adults and a child of 3 yrs...More

Thank mnick68
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is the only "Old School" style restaurant I can still find in my home city. Very good sushi that's not that California fusion crap. Good traditional Japanese entrees. This all comes at a price as this place is not cheap but not terribly expensive...More

Thank Old P
Reviewed 30 November 2017

We were in Seattle and decided to go to Menaki, since we had reviewed their web with the amazing pictures of their food and excellent rave reviews. We were hungry and looking forward to the visit. My wife was in an appointment until 6:15 so...More

Thank mdatac
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Went here last night with our son and daughter in law. We sat in a private room and enjoyed the amazing service and food. Highly recommend.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Maneki is a great, authentic Japanese restaurant. There are three different sections. Sushi bar, tables, and tatami rooms. For the quality and quantity of food you get, price is very reasonable. It’s a very popular place. If you do not want to wait, you may...More

Thank K T
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

The food here is very good, as others have posted the miso cod collars are excellent and the baked Unagi is what I imagine Japanese people call comfort food. The atmosphere is 60's, it has character in a neighbourhood restaurant sort of way.

Thank Richard N
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I say "legit" because Maneki absolutely delivers an authentic Japanese experience. Everyone who works there is pleasant and welcoming. Food is tasty. Mrs. Playmaker and I split some apps and I had the black cod collar for my main. The black cod was on point!...More

Thank TheRealPlaymaker
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

This place is always busy; reservation's recommended. The food was amazing. I would definitely go back again.

Thank ModerndDay
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 304 6th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104-2714
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-622-2631
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