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115 Dyke Road, Brighton BN1 3JE, England
+44 1273 326231
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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18:30 - 22:30
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I do find their food a bit hit and miss, especially with the portion sizes. I have ordered the prawn katsu curry and have had a challenge to eat it all. However I have had the Prawn or Tofu Chilli Karaage don and spicy kimuchi don, to find the portion on rice to be variable. The Karaage don and Kimuchi... More 

Thank MsHove
Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was early evening 7pm waitress service-unfriendly food tasted -very salty I thought it overpriced

Thank jlp531
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

First time ordered. Super fast. The vegetable tempura was hot crispy and fresh. Chicken gyoza delicious. Noodles great. Sashimi fresh. This delivery turned up like I was sat in a restaurant. Definitely order from here again. So good. Thanks.

Thank Penelope M
Level Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

A friend recommended this restaurant and I'm glad we went. It's also in a part of town (Seven Dials) that we probably wouldn't have seen on our two-day visit otherwise - there's some nice bars and some other nice looking restaurants there too. We weren't sure what or how much to order because there wasn't much explanation on the menu,... More 

Thank KL_Dicko
Level Contributor
12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We have been to Murasaki for lunch twice in the past month as we are new to the area. On both occasions they did not bother clearing our table after we finished our main courses or offering any desserts or hot drinks. It was not a big deal the first time around but during our last visit I had to... More 

Thank Lucia B
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Brilliant healthy food for all tastes. It's far more than sushi and tempura. I tend to go for one of the interesting hot mackerel main courses. Wait staff are very entertaining :)

Thank 597CarolineD
Level Contributor
42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Have eaten here a number of times and no complaints at all. Delicious and always tastes fresh. The environment is clean. Would recommend.

Thank E1881RClaurenc
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Whether at the small restaurant at Seven Dials or the Take Away venue at the top of Norfolk Road Murasaki has consistently delivered outstanding Japanese food. Of particular note is the crispness of the Tempura batter and freshness of fish which suggests the batter is changed frequently and the highlight is always the Sashimi platters. Very reasonably priced and very... More 

Thank NCampo
Brighton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
77 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Great takeaway extremely tasty Japanese food. All The usual suspects here are covered Chicken Katsu always a winner , generous portions reasonably priced all freshly prepared . Always popular

Thank Gmickbrighton
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Chicken kebab starter was not breast- slightly chewy/ rubbery bits of thigh? For main, chicken Banbu tempura was soaked in sauce which was too vinegary,so soggy not crispy. I had heard good things about the food so was very disappointed. My kids both had chicken katsu - they said it was not nearly as nice as Wagamama's katsu. The whole... More 

Thank ginny l

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Dyke Road, Brighton BN1 3JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 326231

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