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Kyoto Japanese Restaurant at the Waterfront

7170 E Stetson Dr, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3214
+1 480-990-9374
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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7170 E Stetson Dr, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3214
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had not been here for many many years. We love sushi but our friend isn't into raw fish so we decided on Kyoto for the Tepanaki -- it did not disappoint. We were three and had a table all by ourselves. We arrived pretty...More

Thank MelScottsdale
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

We needed our sushi fix and found it here along with some great poke and mochi dessert balls plus enjoyed the benefits of arriving just in time for happy hour, which ended at 6. Good attentive staff, nice restrooms, terrific food choices and awesome rolls...More

Thank Jim M
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

We've now dined here a few times the past couple of years during our Scottsdale vacations. We keep giving it another try. The 1st time was not bad. Each time since, it has become progressively worse. I'm sorry, but the food has been below mediocre...More

Thank vbon
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Everything was tasty. We were fourteen and we had to sit at two tables a bit apart. It was a very busy Saturday night and the orders kept getting mixed up and it took us a long time to finally get what we ordered. They...More

Thank Harriet L
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Was in the mood for Sushi and wasn't disappointed. Sat at the sushi bar and let Jesus know what I liked and let him chose the meal. I left satisfied. The fish was fresh, the food flavorful, and the conversation fantastic. He started me with...More

Thank CycloneIowa
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Recently had dinner at Kyoto. Before the renovation it was one of my favorite Japanese restaurants in the valley. We made a reservation through Open Table. Upon arriving...after we got the attention of one of the three young women at the desk, we were told...More

1  Thank Bob B
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This is amazing place in old town that has been there for years!!!! The food and show are still incredible as always! Operations are a little tough with pricing of combo dinners and order taking but I'm willing to look past that based on how...More

Thank Danielle A
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Yes it's all about the show and the communal activity, BUT the food is really good and very well priced. Our Teppan chef was actually Japanese and very entertaining. All of the usual tricks were there with a couple of new ones. SURPRISE. I had...More

1  Thank TravelAgentDave
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with fantastic staff. Same model as Benihana with 5 course teppanyaki menu, just doesn't quite reach the same level of flavour on the freshly cooked meat. Great location right in the centre of old town Scottsdale. Would recommend the sushi (be aware of...More

Thank jhulls10
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We came here for dinner while visiting my sister in Scottsdale about two weeks ago and had a great time and a great meal. I think this place was closed for a couple of years for a lengthy renovation, but they're open now. I had...More

Thank hdempsey
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7170 E Stetson Dr, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3214
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale>  > Downtown Scottsdale
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-990-9374
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