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Aburiya Kinnosuke

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$$ - $$$
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213 E 45th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10017-3309
+1 212-867-5454
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun 17:30 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

After having been here by myself in February, I now came with my wife (again). This time, we let the team out together the menu for us, just giving them a few pointers on things we liked / didn't like. The meal was fabulous. It started with some very tasty raw tofu in a bowl, to be seasoned to taste... More 

Thank T R
Tbilisi, Georgia
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603 reviews
328 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,947 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This, on the one hand, is a restaurant with authentic Japanese food, and on the other hand, there are American influences here. The owners of the restaurant recreated the meditative atmosphere of Japan in their establishment, decorating the interior with such details as lamps in paper lampshades, beautiful tables of cherry wood, etc. Also here you can see for yourself... More 

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66 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not the typical Japanese restaurant. Rating each with stars. Ordered the following: - 12 pc. Sashimi *** (good sashimi, however, you can probably find the same quality of sashimi for less$) - 7 pc. Blue fin fatty tuna sashimi *** (same comment as above) - assorted tempura **** (dipping sauce was not sweet which I liked) - wagyu beef, grilled... More 

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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, broad selection at a high standard that was tasty and stylish. 90% Japanese customer base mostly businessmen. Still good as I haven't been back in a decade and it hasn't really lost a step. Tokyo pricing which is similar to NY pricing but certainly not for the price conscious (for that I go to Riki across the avenue).... More 

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325 reviews
299 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent experience with memories of our visit in Tokyo. We enjoyed the hamachi sashimi, grilled bamboo shoots, warm tofu, flavored rice from a basket or pot, and the grilled oysters (large but seasoned well). Overall I would suggest the sashimi and grilled fish. The sake is quite good, perhaps a drier choice from the monthly features. The meal is spaced... More 

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Metro DC
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53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

My brother and I send at the counter and observed all of the action, all of the oishi action. Grilled veggies, fish, chicken - all very good. Tako tempura : great; ei (sea skate wing) : great; black cod : very good. Good selection of Japanese beer (from Japan, not just the Japanese brands made in US and Canada) A... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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83 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Being a fan of japanese cooking, this is a place to visit; Excellent variety of orginal japanese dishes, high quality food and excellent service. of course this kind of place has a price, but it really is an experience you cannot miss.

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61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Aburiya Kinnosuke is one of our favorites in NYC. But you have to go into it with a bit of an open mind. The concept is different. You don't just order one dish and it's so much you can't finish it. This is not the Cheesecake Factory! This is authentic Japanese food. Okinawan, to be precise (although they seem to... More 

Thank T R
Sèvres, Ile-de-France, France
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I went there with a couple and the wife is Japanese so I let her select the food, and we all shared, the Japanese way. I ate food I never thought I would be able to eat (like cod sperm) but the ambiance, the quality of the presentation and ... the sake made everything easy and smooth ! You can... More 

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240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Tiny portions, exorbitant prices, that pretty much sums up our dinner experience in Abariya. All portions were lilliputian, the size of small appetizers. The grilled vegetables were tasteless, and the sirloin beef chewy and unseasoned. The shrimp was the only moderately enjoyable dish. There was no brown rice to be had, only white. There was grilled salmon filet either, only... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$100
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 E 45th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10017-3309
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-867-5454

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

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