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Ema-Tei

Riffort, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 465 5890
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (11 reviews)
“bento” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Riffort, Willemstad, Curacao
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sat outside the restaurant on in the Rif Fort area. My wife and I shared the DisneyLand sushi roll and the box of rice and chicken in a chili-thai sauce. Both were very good. Service is very slow though, so you need to be patient...More

Thank Shawn O
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Great happy hour deal! It was quiet so service was understandably good. 24 guliders for a large tuna roll a beer and 5 gyosa! You can’t go wrong! The banana tempura was awesome too! Thank you ema tei

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Don’t be in a hurry as you will wait and wait for service. Food was delicious but over priced! A little confusing to the seating outside...didn’t know which tables belonged to who?

Thank charlotte656
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We sat at the sushi bar and enjoyed getting to watch the sushi chefs prepare orders. Food was decent and service was on point. Convenient for cruise ship guests. I would call ahead for reservations as it was very busy by the time we left.

Thank Chris_and_Krissy
Reviewed 29 December 2017

We had dinner at one of the tables inside because we wanted to sit at one of the sunken tables. The food was really good. We ordered an assortment of sushi rolls and sashimi. Everything was freshly made. The service was a bit slow but...More

Thank AR2006
Reviewed 12 October 2017

we had lunch at Ema Tei, which took forever, now we know they make sushi mostly from scratch, but we had different menues and we were disappointed to notice that the sushi was made with cream cheese, which is very un japanese, and not very...More

Thank Lyn D
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The sushi was good, but very overprices. Service only when asked for. They have a great location in the middle of Riffort Village.

Thank Niekartistiek
Reviewed 4 August 2017

My son and I ate here for lunch he loves sushi. The lunch specials are good and fairly priced. Sushi ordered a-la carte is good, but expensive. A single shrimp and salmon on rice was $10 - for 2 pieces! My guess is that this...More

Thank Matt L
Reviewed 30 June 2017

On a rainy day with an unquenchable urge for sushi this was my closest option. Simply put, I had no complaints. Lovely authentic Japanese setting inside with the option to eat in the open air at the fort. I will be back again.

Thank Magline
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The Sushi is very delicious, the staff was nice and the outside sitting was wonderful, chairs with umbrellas covering you from the sun.

Thank Debra W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riffort, Willemstad, Curacao
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Curacao  >  Willemstad
  • Phone Number: +599 9 465 5890
Description
The only Japanese owned, prepared Japanese restaurant in the island. Best sushi and other dishes.
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