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Mei Japanese Restaurant

8608 Market Place Ln, Cincinnati, OH 45242-5336
+1 513-891-6880
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
6 Aug 2018
“Excellent Japanese Food”
1 Jul 2018
“Nice atmosphere”
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
8608 Market Place Ln, Cincinnati, OH 45242-5336
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Traditional Japanese atmosphere. Food is definitely worth the price. Sushi was fabulous. Also highly recommend the noodles, very tasty. Service was fine. Location is out of the way from downtown Cincinnati but definitely worth the trip.

Thank Susan W
Reviewed July 1, 2018

I come to this place during lunch time. Is little busy for just one waitress. But service is nice food is it’s ok. Price is nice, I will come back. Location is little hard to see. I recommend this place.

Thank Wasabi1829
Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

The Japanese food. We ordered “Nabe” which is a Japanese stew. The taste is not bad , really normal. There’s are 2 JP beer brand, KIRIN Ichiban and Sapporo Kuro Label. The restaurant is suit for inviting not JP people.

Thank shakou19
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious dinner and incredible saki. The tempura and sashimi were the best. The service was perfectly timed and guided our experience. We will be back

Thank Gina R
Reviewed July 11, 2017

If you want authentic Japanese food, Mei is the place. The noodle dishes are outstanding. We tried the Udon curry, green tea soba and tonkatsu ramen and all were terrific. The staff are committed to you having a great experience.

Thank Magiccat99
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

Amazing fresh food, very traditional and great place, very clean. All servers very friendly. Real traditional Japanese food. Highly recommended!

Thank Arturo M
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

We were passing through Cincinnati and decided we wanted Japanese food for dinner. Mei Japanese Restaurant was just 3 miles from our hotel and their webpage looked good so we decided to give it a try. WOW! It was fantastic. We've eaten a lot of...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

I met a friend for dinner on a Wednesday night. We split a couple of appetizers. The deep fried oysters were excellent. I was apprehensive about the whole squid was better than I was anticipating. I ordered the chicken teriyaki for an entree. It came...More

Thank midwestnewy0rker
Reviewed March 2, 2017

always have fresh quality fish. So surprised when I found it bacause it's tucked in Montgomery but it's definitely worth finding. Across the street from Montgomery Kroger

Thank Tom C
Reviewed August 11, 2016

The service here was great. The quality of the sashimi was outstanding. However, the quantity of food for the price paid was less than satisfactory. Ive been to sushi restaurants where the quality was identical and the service was perfectly fine, but there, I got...More

Thank historiker
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8608 Market Place Ln, Cincinnati, OH 45242-5336
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-891-6880
Welcome to Mei Japanese Restaurant. Established in 2000, we are a fine dining establishment specializing in traditional Japanese cuisine great for family dining or corporate gatherings.
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