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Rue du Docteur-Blanchard | Zone 4, Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
+225 21 25 44 61
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11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

I went a couple of times for early dinner and loved it both! They have really nice sushi and a great menu for deserts that are equally tasty and nicely cooked (I always have trouble to find a nice fondant au chocolat properly cooked but here, it's just fine!). They also have a nice variety of loose leaf teas. And... More 

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Thank María T
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113 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

It was one of the best suchi experience i had this year. The chef is very creative and the food is fresh with a twist of flavors. Simply a great taste, i would certainly come here again. Good luck with the cigar lounge

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Thank GH777
Barcelona, Spain
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143 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

It was probably the best Japanese restaurant in Abidjan and although one might have a bad night, too many things collide and thus my review. The place is still very much the same and the deco and design are still one level up from many restaurants around, especially all the Japanese ones. As far as the service is concerned, still... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Nicely decorated the Kaiten welcome you with a warm ambience. Sushi is good. Price is slightly high for the quality/quantity provided. For sceptics, you can feel confident. Even after tenths of times that I ate there, the food safety has been strictly respected and I never had any problems!

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Thank kirghi
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

Having experienced traditional Japanese meals before, i had a medium appreciation of the Kaiten food, and kind to expensive for the standard, it even more expensive than worldly known Famous (Nobu) Japanese restaurant franchise.

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Thank Haidara I
Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

Kaiten is an excellent place for sushi and Japanese dishes. The restaurant is well decorated and the service is also excellent. It's one of my favorite spot in Abidjan.

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Thank Apteryx42
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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46 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

I was craving for some Tuna sashimi and Miso soup hence I found this interesting place on non other than tripadvisor.com to satisfy my taste buds. Ambience of this place was very Japanese kind dim red shady lights on entrance. We are only alone diners but found out we were early as many others started coming in. We found great... More 

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Thank Desidudedxb
Tunis, Tunisia
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015

One of the best restaurants offering sushi in Abidjan. The food is good and the place is clean. There is a buffet on Sundays with a good variety of dishes. Even though we might think that it can be risky to eat sushi in Africa but I did enjoy it on different occasions. The prices in the menue are fair... More 

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Thank JamalShafagoj
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

Some people say that KAITEN is expensive. Kaiten use only fresh ingredients. You can check the prices of salmon in the supermarket. Although tuna and mérou are local fish and they are not that expensive, but for example a 40 kg of tuna after cleaning will stay between 15 to 20 kg to be used and the rest is waste.... More 

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Thank Saadallah O
Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

The place is tastely decorated and the service very good. I am not a big fan of sushi but i wanted my husband to discover. Ends up we had a good meal and fun time with our son. Will surely go back there.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue du Docteur-Blanchard | Zone 4, Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
  • Location: Africa  >  Cote d'Ivoire  >  Lagunes Region  >  Abidjan
  • Phone Number: +225 21 25 44 61

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