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Katana

Address Downtown Roundabout - | Dubai Mall, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 277 8808
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“skewers” (10 reviews)
“sushi” (26 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
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Address Downtown Roundabout - | Dubai Mall, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 106 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Had an great evening sitting outside with my husband. Food was delicious, atmosphere was excellent but what really makes this place special is the very attentive staff. A huge shout out to Carl with the sheer attention to details. We were recommended to take the...More

Thank Aytensmkh
TAT-LAB, Guest Relations Manager at Katana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are so grateful for your feedback! We recognise that at the core, hospitality is about people. With that in mind we are always on the lookout for people who are passionate about what they do. As such, we are delighted to read how Carl...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Every time I come to Katana I have a great experience. Not only does the outdoor seating provide a great view of the Burj Khalifa, and the fountains, but the food, and service are always above average. One of the servers, Carl, is always willing...More

Thank Laura B
TAT-LAB, Public Relations Manager at Katana, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Laura, We can't begin to tell you how nice it is to hear words of encouragement appreciation and praise. We are dedicated to offer every single customer that walks through our doors the same level of experience. It is thanks to guests like you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the place you’re looking for. Trust me. There’s plenty of restaurants serving excellent food in Dubai, however finding one with such an amazing customer service is a totally different story. That is the key, the secret ingredient that made me fall in love...More

Thank Małgosia B
TAT-LAB, Public Relations Manager at Katana, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Malgosia, We really appreciate that you took the time to share details about your recent visit to Katana. We love what we do, and getting word that we are exactly what you were looking for makes us beyond excited. Thank you once again for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited to have dinner with friends and welcome by team with excited sound. Nice food with great presentable. Santiago and Sumanta are very helpful and excited to help all time. Very polite and knowledgeable about the restaurant. We able to meet manager Mr.David. He...More

Thank manauwar
TAT-LAB, Guest Relations Manager at Katana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Manuwar for your kind review. Your words of encouragement, make us feel proud of what we do. It is great to know that we were able to provide you with the highest levels of service. We will pass along your comments to our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful sushi and service. Will definitely come again. Best avocado and cucumber sushi around. Must visit

Thank Dana O
TAT-LAB, Public Relations Manager at Katana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Dana, Thank you very much for the great review! We work hard to offer the best food in the best possible environment and setting so we are happy to see that reflected on your last visit. We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We reserved a table for 4 persons and we were a bit too late because of the traffic, but that was no problem at all. We got a table where we could enjoy the Burj Khalifa view and the fountain show. The food was great...More

Thank Mr_Wish
TAT-LAB, Public Relations Manager at Katana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Wish, Thank you for your kind words. We are glad you were able to enjoy both a nice dinner and the uninterrupted views of Burj Khalifa. As a member of U By Emaar, you can create memories and more when you stay, dine...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friday brunch is simply amazing! We took the sparkling package and we have been absolutely spoiled during all our stay! 25 different dishes, from starters to Rabat’s, from sushi to hot main courses, finishing with dessert and fruit. Special thanks to Carl and his special...More

Thank Roberto C
TAT-LAB, Public Relations Manager at Katana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Roberto, Thank you for taking the time out of your busy schedule to share your opinion with other community members. We are constantly hard at work doing everything we can to deliver high quality experiences to every one of our guests. It is thanks...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, very reasonable prices for a high class sushi, the staff are very nice and knowledgeable One gentleman in particular mr Carl was fantastic Also the ambiance of the place (indoor or outdoor) is one of the biggest reasons one would visit again A...More

Thank ibrahim499
TAT-LAB, Public Relations Manager at Katana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ibrahim, We are extremely grateful for your words. We believe that business is all about people and the greatest compliments we can receive are those that highlight the commitment of our staff to deliver the best possible service. We will pass along your comments...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Ive been here for couple of times and we did the company event last time and they never failed us. The food, the customer service and all are perfect!!! Foods and drinks are awesome plus the ambience, the atmosphere of the restaurant. In addition to...More

1  Thank JJ S
TAT-LAB, Public Relations Manager at Katana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear JJ S, We are so grateful for your feedback! We recognise that at the core a business is about people. With that in mind we are always on the lookout for staff that is passionate about what they do. We are so happy to...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Great food amazing service - ask for Santiago. The wagyu is exceptional. Best dessert ever is matcha fondant !More

1  Thank Ismail M
Mark C, General Manager at Katana, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Dear Ismail Lovely review. thank you for the visit and for taking the time to post a review on Trip Advisor. Your comments are well received and truly appreciated. Santiago is a wonderful example of the ethics we hold true at Katana and I am...More

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vattoe
7 May 2017|
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Response from Mark C | Property representative |
Hi Vattoe Absolutely, we have quite a few vegan options. Our menu caters to all dietary requirements and if needed we can gladly bespoke a menu for you. Its difficult to put a cost per head due to varying menu options and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Address Downtown Roundabout - | Dubai Mall, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +971 4 277 8808
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Description
Beneath ambient lighting with a hip and stylish vibe, Katana brings to life robatayaki style cuisine, expertly blending sleek Japanese tradition and modern fare.
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