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Kamakura Japanese Restaurant

1116 Central Ave, Wilmette, IL 60091-2627
+1 847-256-6783
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good40%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
19 Oct 2013
“Wonderful food”
10 Sep 2013
“Great restaurant, wrong picture”
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Japanese, Asian, Korean
1116 Central Ave, Wilmette, IL 60091-2627
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Reviewed 20 October 2013

We just had a wonderful lunch in a gorgeous setting. We had udon soup along with shrimp and vegetable tempura. The presentation of the food was exquisite. The prices were also very reasonable. I highly recommend it.

Thank Paula F
Reviewed 11 September 2013

I live in the area and have been to this restaurant many times and they never disappoint us. I think TripAdvisor should double check this, because the picture of a pizza place is not the correct one for Kamakura.

Thank Ellen W
Reviewed 2 June 2012

Went there a month ago. Had very well prepared food and Saporo beer -- nicely chilled the way it should be. Restaurant is very clean and hosts friendly. Nice experience.

Thank binnieillinois
Reviewed 29 March 2012

Kamakura is only one of two places where i feel confident that the sushi is extremely fresh and is generously cut. The restaurant offers a few sushi plates (the specific sushi is the chef's choiice) and also ala carte sushi. they have a delicious, slightly...More

Thank Stephani
Reviewed 7 August 2011

If you're looking for fresh (and generous cuts) of sushi, make sure you visit Kamakura in Wilmette, IL. Salmon, tuna, yellow tail, all down the line: delicious.

Thank mdtakada
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1116 Central Ave, Wilmette, IL 60091-2627
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Wilmette
  • Phone Number: +1 847-256-6783
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