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Moto Japanese Restaurant

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1001 E Stone Dr, Kingsport, TN 37660-3383
+1 423-245-0906
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ordered takeout and it was dry, they forgot my mushrooms and it was $13 for teryaki beef and chicken with no teryaki. It even says extra teryaki on the box but none was given. I will never go back there.

Thank James E
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places. The cost is VERY affordable, portions are plentiful, and the food is DELICIOUS. I follow a lower carb way of eating. I order the vegetable plate. They offer a side of their carrots (like candy! They are wonderfully sweet) or zucchini. I opted for the zucchini because I wanted lower carbs. On a... More 

Thank Liz W
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Service is quick, food taste very good! Price is great! They cook in an open area, nice to those who are always concerned of how your food is " treated" before comes to the table :) restaurant is clean. Picture below shows the Filet Mignon meal!

Thank Leandropia
Kingsport, Tennessee
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279 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

they give you way too much rice and not enough carrots i love the vegetables they are cooked just right the staff are awesome

1 Thank bkg491962
Johnson City, Tennessee
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109 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We were here for supper and only 2 other groups there. By the time we left, no open seating! We got 2 orders of chicken and rice with carrots with mushrooms on the side. Everything was delicious and it was fun being able to watch the cooks, they were a perfect assembly. Only 2 waitresses, they had sign for help... More 

1 Thank Houndstooth423
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68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I enjoy Motos very much. Yaki and sesame chicken are always good. Only draw back is do not expect a show as compared to some Japanese places. Menu is limited somewhat. Not much at all in regards to sushi. The interior is in need of updating as it has an old, dingy appearance. That is the main... More 

1 Thank ETNfamily3
Kingsport, Tennessee
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Always good food, great service, fair prices. The waitress knows us by name, and knows what we want without even having to order!

Thank pianoman2016
Gray, Tennessee
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285 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Great experience food and service is what I expected and then some. Not sure who is the manger but he or she has it going

Thank J T
Kingsport, Tennessee
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301 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015

We had 4 orders of yaki with carrots and rice. All was good and there was plenty of food for everyone. We will order to go again.

Thank MomiTo3Boys
Kingsport, Tennessee
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347 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Moto's use to be a good place to have some Japanese food at reasonable prices. We for the third time in the past two months got sick from the food we eat there. Don't think we will be going back there. There are plenty of other Japanese restaurants in the area so we will be trying them.

Thank Eugene F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 E Stone Dr, Kingsport, TN 37660-3383
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Kingsport
  • Phone Number: +1 423-245-0906

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