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Kiku Japanese Restaurant

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Station Square, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
+1 412-765-3200
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Today
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 16:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Fri 17:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
Sat 16:30 - 23:00
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Trenton, New Jersey, United States
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

After a bad dinner on a roof top some colleagues and I headed over to Kiku. In a mall but great sushi and sashimi. Great selection of drinks as well. Was nervous about sushi in Pittsburgh but really met expectations.

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Thank Eric S
Tega Cay SC
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

My husband, daughter and I ate at Kiku at Station Square last week. We ordered udon with tempora, swordsfish teriyaki, and a shrimp and veggie tempora plate. We also ordered the fried ice cream and a chocolate cake. Everything was delicious. It is a quiet, small restaurant with great service and a sushi bar. The plum wine was perfect with... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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163 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We had a great experience sitting at the sushi bar where the sushi chef prepared our deliciously fresh sushi explaining as he went along the locations from where they procure their fresh fish. Unfortunately on this busy evening we arrived as he served the last of his eel but he replaced our selection with one of his favorites which is... More 

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Thank seaniem
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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98 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Tucked inside a mall-like building you wouldn't expect to find gourmet, but not expensive Japanese food. At a nearby hotel for a conference and searched for dining nearby. Started with vegetable Tempura with a delicately spiced not salty dipping cause, got a nice variety of vegetables,: green bean, sweet potato, squash, and others. Miso was next, against nicely flavored. Finally... More 

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Thank Gus G
Kathmandu, null, Nepal
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150 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Kiku's is a must visit place every time I am in Pittsburgh. I was first brought by Japanese friends who found it a home away from home. All the food is good, the fish fresh and the sushi and sashimi most appetising

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Thank Judith A
Hong Kong, China
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

A quaint restaurant - awesome food ! It's tough to stop eating here! The cod with the sweet miso glaze is testament to the great chef in this restaurant . The sashimi was outstanding ! Well presented - nice cuts . The servers are efficient - seek Justin's help . He is friendly and knowledgable and adds immensely to the... More 

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Thank Saansaax
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I stopped at Kiku after an afternoon performance in the theatre district. We were not disappointed! 1. Under utilized, the restaurant has been quiet any time we've gone. The decor is natural wood and natural colors. It is easy on the eyes. 2. The sushi chef is wonderful. Presentation is gorgeous. 3. The servers are attentive, but... More 

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Thank Candy G
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

I love going to Kiku Restaurant. Have been going there for over 22 years. I grew up in Hawaii and lived in Japan and this is the most authentic food I have gotten to eat outside of Hawaii and or Japan.

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Thank Robin U
Pittsburgh, PA
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

At Kiku's at Station Square, real Japanese sushi chefs work with only the finest ingredients and the freshest fish to create luscious dishes! The wait staff is not only friendly--they are incredibly knowledgeable about what they serve. Everything is authentic, including the background music, which is Japanese. An absolute must in Western Pennsylvania!

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Thank montlouis
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

Nice little Japanese restaurant. I recommend the Sukiyaki, a fondue with steak, vegetable, and rice noodles.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Square, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-765-3200

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