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KOTO Japanese Restaurant

260 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY 12110-4805
+1 518-869-8888
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“sushi” (44 reviews)
“hibachi grill” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
260 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY 12110-4805
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here on a friends recommendation and wasn’t disappointed! Fresh food on time and service was perfect.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank StevenA4U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Koto was great-I was by myself and it was busy but I was seated immediately. It is a Hibachi style restuarant but I had sushi instead and it was fantastic. Great service, reasonably priced

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank phannah16
Reviewed 7 November 2018

If you go for the hibachi dinner you'll get to share celebrations by other groups - birthdays, promotions,engagements...and sometimes noisy too. Still watching the hibachi chef prepare your meal, juggling eggs, chopping meats on the grill, squirting mysterious seasonings on the food as well as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AKT0707
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Ambiance is relaxing. The staff are friendly and attentive. The best part is the food, especially at the hibachi grills. Flavor is authentic, well prepared and plentiful. If you are a Sushi fan it is the best in the area.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank CharlesM4047
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We were in the mood for some Sunday evening sushi and a quick meal. Off to Koto we went. Crystal, our server, made the experience and knew how to pace our meal so we didn't feel rushed, like you can feel in other Asian restaurants....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank HungryHippo7525
Reviewed 27 July 2018

This was our first visit to this Restaurant and my wife and I felt like Habachi style Japanese food. We both ordered combo dinners, steak & shrimp and filet mignon and scallops. Both were excellently prepared by a well trained and friendly chef. The dinner...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Hal S
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We brought out friends from Ireland here to try Hibachi, Our chef was very good and cooked our food in a fantastic way, Food was great as well. The wait staff prior to that was not so friendly, but our chef made up for it....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank TaraHappyHeart
Reviewed 11 June 2018

I came with a few new friends here (some of which I just met for the first time) and we had a good time here. We came on a Friday evening for dinner. The place is not full and we did get attentive service. I...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank BHUANG69
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Saturday night, don't go here. Way overcrowded, line out the door. So loud i couldn't hear the conversation at my table of 3. Couldn't get refills on drinks bc it was so understaffed. Food arrived really slowly, and was staggered so we couldn't even actually...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank kafkasprague
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Manager told me I was looking at the menu too long. Was he afraid I might find out it’s really rat!!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank mrhafeez2018
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27 June 2016|
Response from Aline F | Reviewed this property |
i believe they are until 10 pm opens 11am. but on holidays they do not honor any discount coupons
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
3:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 260 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY 12110-4805
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-869-8888
  • E-mail
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