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Kyoto Garden Sushi

11 Kloof Nek Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 422 2001
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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“tempura” (24 reviews)
“rice” (22 reviews)
“sushi” (84 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 23:00 Hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
11 Kloof Nek Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Last night I went to Kyoto Garden Sushi restaurant to try their winter special and it was good. It's a simple menu - 3 courses, plus a glass of wine, for R220 per person. I really enjoyed the miso soup, udon noodles with duck and...More

Thank Janine_beingbrazen
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Read the reviews on the restaurant and decided to give it a try. The restaurant looks so cozy and intimate. And it is. The ambience is fantastic and the food surpasses my expectations! Subtle exquisite flavours, amazing simplicity. It all comes together beautifully. I had...More

Thank LenavanH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you’re looking for a go-to sushi restaurant or just an escape from whatever it is that ails you, try Kyoto Gardens Sushi. The service is top notch, the waitrons a real pleasure to interact with, the food simple, yet spectacular, and the ambiance romantic...More

Thank TheaBeckman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really surprised this restaurant pops up on so many lists as the best sushi in Cape Town, the food was very expensive and very disappointing. Despite booking a table two months in advance we were sat at the bar and the owner was rude to...More

Thank Burchess84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tried the winter special menu wich was great. Loved the miso soup. The rest of the menu is definitely overpriced but they seem to get away with it due to the great sushi.

Thank LeighanneZA
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

After a diet leaning heavy on meat in the early part of our trip, my wife and I were in the mood for some good sushi. Fortunately, we were not disappointed. Kyoto has a relaxing setting and the sushi was outstanding. It’s definitely pricier than...More

Thank esseljt
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

The 3 course winter special (R220) was absolutely amazing, lovely venue, great value, good service and fabulous food. The Tuna tartar was amazing and the black sesame ice cream.

Thank FrancescaSouthAfrica
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

What a suprise to get lost in real Japenese cuisine . Authentic choices of sushi and sashimi. Not just the boring two choices you get from the most places serving sushi. Great cocktails and Japanese whisky. Miso, noodles etc. Finish of superb cherry blossom, yuzo...More

Thank 86nicob
Reviewed 27 April 2018

I have been meaning to pay this spot a visit. Unfortunately my experience wasn't what I had hope it would be. The tempura was underseasoned and I didn't quite enjoy how close all the tables were. You almost feel as though you can chip in...More

1  Thank lramonyane
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Had a wonderful evening last night, sitting at the bar enjoying fresh sashimi, and chatting with the Itamae as he crafted his work. Had hot seafood dishes too, and the mussels in miso was a particular treat - enjoy!

1  Thank Nadine B
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Craig N
11 February 2017|
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Response from Eamon M | Property representative |
Hello Craig, no problem. Please just ask when you are seated. Regards.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Kloof Nek Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 21 422 2001
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