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OKKU Dubai

One Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai 125511, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 501 8777
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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One Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai 125511, United Arab Emirates
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11 - 20 of 766 reviews

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Have been with my friends, and I have gone once on the same place alone, and it will never let you down as always. The drinks were great and are always on top as how they prepared it. Barman introducing themselves and can always make...More

Thank Amirah N
OKKUGM, General Manager at OKKU Dubai, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback on TripAdvisor. We would like to thank you for your kind words and ever more so for the 5 star review. It’s so rewarding to receive such amazing feedback. We certainly appreciate you noticing Souvik and taking the...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant decor is chic and sophisticated. The food was tasty if somewhat expensive for what you get compared to other restaurants. The service needs work. We were instantly hit with upsell on water and edamame. It then took a long time for us to...More

Thank keano320
OKKUGM, General Manager at OKKU Dubai, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience with us here on TripAdvisor. We would like to assure you that we continuously benchmark all of our pricing throughout the year. A city like Dubai forces you to continuously engineer and evolve your menu weekly. Quality is the...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Party of 9 for brunch, was expecting standard average food and free flowing wine but got amazing food but questionable wine. This brunch you need to come hungry, the food is fantastic but eat strategically as there are many courses. The presentation also deserves a...More

Thank Caroline F
OKKUGM, General Manager at OKKU Dubai, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you very much for your amazing review on TripAdvisor. It’s so rewarding to receive such amazing feedback. It’s with pleasure to reply to you. We are delighted you enjoyed the quality and taste of our food. It was indeed our pleasure to have you...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

1- Sushi with no fish (some with surimi, some with leftover pieces of tuna mixed with a sauce). The 2 pieces of sashimi that were in the first portion, completely disappeared in the second, which I would describe as "adorned rice" 2- VOSS bottles of...More

Thank carmenfernandez
OKKUGM, Manager at OKKU Dubai, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your honest review on TripAdvisor. We appreciate the longevity and detailed account of your evening it leaves us with little joy to be perceived this way. We sincerely apologize for the experience you stated in your above review. With your plethora or...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We have not been to Okku for a few months. The last time it was for the Friday brunch which we enjoyed. Our latest experience was however not as good. The food was ok, although they had no Tuna, so several items on the menu...More

Thank Nabil K
OKKUGM, Manager at OKKU Dubai, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your feedback on TripAdvisor. It saddens us that your most recent visit to OKKU Dubai was an experience which you deemed less than desirable. We pride ourselves on our unwavering ability to mold a positive image of our venue in...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

The decor was high end, sexy, uber chic, dimly lit and once you passed the busy bar area highlighted with beautiful crystalline drapery separating the bar from the dug out dining floor you are one flight of steps away from a plush yet cosy sit...More

Thank Maneesh12345
OKKUGM, Manager at OKKU Dubai, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We would like to thank you for taking the time to share such a beautiful review on TripAdvisor. We were pleased to have you as our guest in OKKU and it was a delight to know that you appreciated our Japanese interior. We do our...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Its always pleasure to go to okku for dinner. Specially on Sunday night. Gets the best Hospitality by Mr Ricky(Manager). Whenever needs assistance in reservation and taking care of the guests. He is always there to help. Thanks 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻More

Thank Akif R
OKKUGM, Manager at OKKU Dubai, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are evermore grateful for the 5 star review on TripAdvisor. Ricky has that special touch to add everlasting memories to our guests. Thank you for noticing. Once again thank you for the five stars and we look forward to welcome you back at OKKU...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

We love trying different brunches in UAE, and we have tried so many for the past years.This is, however, one of the best brunches we ever experience! Brunch starts from 12:30PM-4:00PM which in my opinion just the right amount of time. As we entered the...More

Thank Ashley_DXB
OKKUGM, Manager at OKKU Dubai, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

OKKU Dubai team would like to thank you for visiting us and for posting such wonderful comments on TripAdvisor about your Brunch experience. It is heartwarming to read your kind words of appreciation and we are delighted to know that we were able to exceed...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

Nice food, friendly service, but, but: you are allowed to smoke at the bar, which is only a few meters distance to the dining table. Ate with my family, everybody with appetizer and main course, left hungry due to small portions. I think I had...More

Thank VonHeberding
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing little place with a big punch. Food was extremely good yet i didn't know this place existed. Truffle eddimamy was superb, their signature beef on salt stone is to die for, shrimp wasabi offff and cant forget the friendly staff. Only thing that made...More

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OKKUGM, Manager at OKKU Dubai, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It's was an absolute pleasure having you at OKKU. Thank you for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We delight to know that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. It's all about ambiance, presentation and personality of our staff that makes...More

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Response from Ka W | Reviewed this property |
Isn't ideal for families since in the bar area you have about 8 stools and a big u shaped sofa. I don't smoke either but I don't remember smelling smoke as I came in. The bar area is bit open, I mean when people walk is the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 100 - US$ 200
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Monday
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
12:30 PM - 6:00 PM
8:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: One Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai 125511, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 501 8777
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Description
Introducing a New Style of contemporary Japanese cuisine to the Middle East dining scene catering to the discerning fish and meat lovers, as well as vegetarians alike. For the first time, "cutting" edge service, style, and design are combined with a see-and-be-seen atmosphere that is set to revolutionize the Dubai restaurant scene and elevate it to a whole new level. Okku has scanned the globe, to put together one of the hottest management and kitchen teams in the industry, who have all relocated to Dubai to set a new standard in modern Japanese cuisine.
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