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Ema-Tei

Riffort, Willemstad, Curacao
+599 9 465 5890
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good32%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (9 reviews)
“edamame” (3 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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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We ate here multiple times since we stayed in the hotel next door. The food was good price, especially lunch special, and fresh and tasty. Try a Friday night, it was very fun when the locals come out dancing in the square.

Thank CanadaGogirl
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Overall I must say the sushi was just OK. Not great but not bad either. Would I eat there again when I visit? Probably not because it did not blow me away.

Thank DDTravelover
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Overall a reasonable experience although the service was slow. The food was good and tasted authentic. The tempura was a bit oily so no 5 stars.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I like to have lunch meetings here for a few reasons: 1. They are always open for lunch 2. Between 12 and 4 they have famtastic lunch specials 3. The food is always fresh and delicious 4. There are so many options you can go...More

Thank Tittel B
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Went with a part of 10 people, everything was very good, very attentive wait staff, eager to help customers and the prices were good. This is the 2nd time been here and will go again.

Thank Bridonemda
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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
Kids, Child-friendly
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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