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Kodama Japanese Restaurant

) #878 of 9,274 Restaurants in New York City ££ - £££ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
301 W 45th St, New York City, NY 10036-3822
+1 212-582-8065
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“black rice” (20 reviews)
“sushi” (114 reviews)
“tempura” (11 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
301 W 45th St, New York City, NY 10036-3822
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wow. We actually stumbled on this on a walk through the streets near Times Square trying to get away from the crowds and what a find. Firstly the service is excellent. Very friendly and full of suggestions if you want them. Then the food ......More

Thank Nick M
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Absolutely LOVED this place - outstanding Sushi - the Spicy Dragon (different variants) were all amazing. The kinky roll was great too! - We sampled at least 6 different rolls and loved them all!

Thank crowley45066
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

this place is excellent! service is wonderful and all around great place! i wish i wasn't full so i could try more of what they have to offer!

Thank Georgana
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Read reviews - but was a bit put-off by the exterior - it looks sort of cheap. No worries! The food is outstanding, plentiful and moderately priced. Service is excellent. Great pre-show dinner.

Thank travelj60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I often go to Kodama before the theater. It is located near several shows--currently directly across from Kinky Boots. It doesn't look like much outside or in, but the food is great. I had the Lion King and the sweet potato tempura. Both were outstanding....More

Thank Bestboy12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this little place around the corner from our hotel near times square. Had the Yankees roll, and the kinky boots. Both excellent. Very polite staff, fresh ingredients. Highly recommend.

Thank George w
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We were referd to the restaurant by the hotel consiger, he mentioned that the place has great sushi and is more laid back than other sushi places in the area. The place has a nice and simple decore. Our waitress was very helpful and efficient....More

1  Thank simdiz
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Am not a fan of touristy theater district restaurants, and only went with this choice because we were a large group going to Kinky Boots and I didn't want to deal with extensive logistics. We were happily surprised by the taste and prices at Kodama....More

Thank Been2Bagan
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I have been here several times. It is a true Japanese sushi restaurant. It doesn't offer the most courteous service, the dining area can look a little run down and some servers can have a borderline nasty attitude. But the sushi is quite good, the...More

Thank SuitcaseLawyer
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice sushi restaurant with a vast selection including dumplings. The waitress recommended a hot sake other than house and it was delicious. The tables for two may seem close together but offer plenty of privacy. The rolls were delicious. I would...More

Thank Ucan2can78
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30 April 2015|
Response from Suyeoul | Property representative |
Yes , we serve alcoholic drinks . We are located just across the street of Hirshefeld theater.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 W 45th St, New York City, NY 10036-3822
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-582-8065
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