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Irori

#128 of 826 Restaurants in Cancun
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Avenida Tulum, Cancun 77500, Mexico
52528923072
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13:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 13:00 - 22:45
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just came back from dinner at Inori and it was so good I had to leave a review right away! Place is quite nice with separate, cosy booths and the service was very good. Having visited Japan I must say the food was excellent in quality and we did not have such nice Japanese anywhere else since our Tokyo getaway.... More 

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Thank Diana J
Toronto, Canada
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284 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fabulous menu was appreciated by all. I was the newbie of a group of 7, and I completely understand why they consider this their favourite Japanese restaurant in Cancun. I am also the only outsider, they are all locals. The service was very good, very obliging and always available. We really had everything but I'll focus on what I... More 

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Thank Veganguy
Cancun, Mexico
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are a sushi lover, PLEASE DO NOT MISS IRORI. I swear Im not friends with the owner but this pale is amazing. If you are a tourist I bet you do not imagine to have sushi in Mexico and I do understand but seriously this place is worth it. I think the chef is japanese, not sure. Let... More 

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Thank OlgaM4
Naples, Italy
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Top quality sushi, the best in city of Cancun, the fish quality is amazing and can be easily recognised during the meal. Suggested!!! Over the Top!!

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Thank Gennariino
Akumal, Q.Roo, Mx
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98 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

I have been eating at Irori for a number of years and have never been disappointed. The sushi chefs are awesome, creative and interactive. This is not the typical 'let's put cream cheese in everything' Mexican sushi restaurant. I don't eat at any other sushi restaurant. This may sound odd but try tempura parsley. Delicious!! They serve it with warm... More 

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Thank bajathecat
Cancun, Mexico
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149 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I have been to most Japanese restaurants in Cancún, and Irori is one of the best. The food is very good, the fish and seafood always seem fresh. I would definitely recommend it. Try the lion fish sashimi. It is impressive.

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Thank IndraRojo
Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

The food is Great the Miso soup was delicious I am definitely coming back best Japanese food in town

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

I took my local friends out to dinner at Irori since I had heard great reviews. It was simply amazing as you will see from the photos. Dynamite Roll, Rainbow Roll, fried ice cream, green tea ice cream. Everything we ate was out of this world.

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Thank carolkemp
Monterrey, Mexico
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129 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

This is a traditional sushi place that tries to keep it so. Eventually sushi places in Mexico lose their way in the over exagerated conbinations, but this place keeps it just right. The ingedients are first quality and it shows in taste. And the price might be a little on the high side but it is worth it.

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Thank travelfanmty
Cancun, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016

This is THE go-to place for sushi and sashimi in Cancun. While sushi restauranta abound in Cancun, most of them serve Mexicanized versions of Japanese food featuring Philadelfia cream cheese in everything. Irori is true to traditional Japanese receipes. When Japanerse friends visit me, this is where I take them and the food and service are always excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 22:00
Monday
13:00 - 22:45
Tuesday
13:00 - 22:45
Wednesday
13:00 - 22:45
Thursday
13:00 - 22:45
Friday
13:00 - 22:45
Saturday
13:00 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Tulum, Cancun 77500, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Cancun
  • Phone Number: 52528923072

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?