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Kukai Nibu

) #528 of 2,450 Restaurants in Naples ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Via Carlo de Cesare 52 | San Ferdinando, 80132, Naples, Italy
+39 081 425888
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
8 Apr 2017
“Kukai. Probably one of the best Japanese restaurants in Naples”
19 Mar 2017
“Classy Japanese Restaurant”
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Soups, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Via Carlo de Cesare 52 | San Ferdinando, 80132, Naples, Italy
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Sushi were ok, almost no service! We had to wait for almost 3hours for just 7 rolls and 2 rice bows with sushi. There were only 5 tables, max 16 person eating... we had to complain 2 times before we got our food...

Thank Chun Luen M
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Located in the historical center of Naples, near the Teatro San Carlo, Piazza Plebiscito and the Galleria Umberto, this small restaurant is in a side street of Via Toledo. The venue on the road is small and despite our reservation, they sent us in the...More

Thank diporzio
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This restaurant is by far the best Japanese eatery in Naples. It serves traditional Japanese dishes that delle delicious in their semplicity. The prices may be lower, but, after all, you pay for what you get; and here you will always get that "something" you...More

Thank Fabio Ashtar T
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I've been there for the first time 6 years ago. second and last time, 1 month ago. So far, haven't found a better sushi restaurant anywhere. Not cheap, but it's definitely the place to spoil yourself when needed. the fish's quality is great, the place...More

Thank Di04
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Ok (we only tried this one Japanese restaurant) but theres a good chance it's the best Japanese place in neaples. Food: delicious (theres also a nice choice of vegeterian and vegan sushi), service: very friendly, local: modern-cosy. Tiny negative point to mention: no mochi on...More

Thank Lara T
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

It used to be one of my favourite places in town... but unfortunately it is not anymore. I viseted the place for dinner and we weren t happy at all. Sashimi not as good as usual. They can improve on quality and service.

1  Thank emanuelagr
Reviewed 26 April 2016

I do not think it is worth the money. Do not give any tips , i have seen the owner taking them from the staff

Thank Karl E
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

Kukai is the best Japanese restaurant in town! The sushi are so tasty and really typical sushi. Go there with friends and meet the owner Massimiliano, he's amazing! People are very nice.

Thank Virginie D
Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

We're dined in, appeared to be more popular for take out. The take on my udon was strange.. I was hoping for soup, and out was a clump of noodles. Tasty though.

Thank Sage B
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

The food was very nice! Also the decoration and atmosphere in the restaurant was very nice! I would definitely recommend it. The sushi was good and fresh!

Thank Merel N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 29 - US$ 43
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 00:00
12:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Carlo de Cesare 52 | San Ferdinando, 80132, Naples, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Campania  >  Province of Naples  >  Naples
  • Phone Number: +39 081 425888
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