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OKKU Dubai

One Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai 125511, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 501 8777
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
One Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai 125511, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice food, friendly service, but, but: you are allowed to smoke at the bar, which is only a few meters distance to the dining table. Ate with my family, everybody with appetizer and main course, left hungry due to small portions. I think I had...More

Thank VonHeberding
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing little place with a big punch. Food was extremely good yet i didn't know this place existed. Truffle eddimamy was superb, their signature beef on salt stone is to die for, shrimp wasabi offff and cant forget the friendly staff. Only thing that made...More

1  Thank aziz_hamdan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you don't want to go to DIFC and deal with the parking issue and walking around and etc this is one of the best asian fusion options in dubai in the H hotel its perfect for friends or just a drink at the bar...More

Thank Alex-Awadi
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I went to Okku about a year ago for Brunch and was not impressed... I went back last weekend and my opinion about Okku has changed completely! Wow, amazing Food from starters to desserts and amazing drinks paired with a great atmosphere and fantastic service!...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We visited Okku twice: once for dinner and once (more recently) for brunch and we were pleasantly surprised both times. The service is very good, the music is nice and the food is always delicious. We went for brunch two weekends ago and the amount...More

Thank Maria A
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Went there with two friends. We left hungry and 3000 aed lighter. The food was definitely nice but too expensive for the portion size. The place is nice looking as well. The cocktails were very nice but don't ask the waiter what the Japanese name...More

1  Thank Mauricio L
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I can see why this place is so successful. Its been a year since my first visit and I can say the quality of the food and service is still the same.

Thank nedrierson5
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Overall very good experience. Food was very nice and the service excellent, Marcello took great care of our table. Music a bit too noisy towards the end of the brunch considering that nobody was really dancing. As mentioned, all in all we had a good...More

Thank Maroun Y
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic Japanese Brunch at Okku!Best thing is the excellent and friendly service by Rana who is making sure our every need is catered for. Thank you Rana for making it a Special First Time at Okku and no doubt one of many!

Reviewed 6 July 2017

My wife and I try a different brunch every month and this is right up there with the best we have found. It's a small restaurant with an intimate atmosphere, beautifully decorated, quite different from the usual large room buffet full of screaming kids we...More

Thank Dibblington
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27 October 2016|
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Response from Ka W | Reviewed this property |
Isn't ideal for families since in the bar area you have about 8 stools and a big u shaped sofa. I don't smoke either but I don't remember smelling smoke as I came in. The bar area is bit open, I mean when people walk is the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$100 - US$200
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
19:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
12:30 - 18:00
20:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: One Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai 125511, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 501 8777
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Introducing a New Style of contemporary Japanese cuisine to the Middle East dining scene catering to the discerning fish and meat lovers, as well as vegetarians alike.

For the first time, "cutting" edge service, style, and design are combined with a see-and-be-seen atmosphere that is set to revolutionize the Dubai restaurant scene and elevate it to a whole new level.

Okku has scanned the globe, to put together one of the hottest management and kitchen teams in the industry, who have all relocated to Dubai to set a new standard in modern Japanese cuisine.
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