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Kuo

#468 of 7,967 Restaurants in Barcelona
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Madrazo, 135, 08021 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 00 77 83
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Today
20:00 - 23:30
13:30 - 16:00
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Sun - Thu 20:00 - 23:30
Sun - Sat 13:30 - 16:00
Fri - Sat 20:00 - 00:00
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Voorburg, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is definitely one of Barcelona's gems. The sushi was so fresh and the service is beyond good. Our waiter Leo was one of the best servers I have ever experienced, he was so kind and attentive. I will definitely come back here if I get the chance ! 10/10

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Thank jays1993
Barcelona, Spain
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I live very close to this restaurant so I use to go at least once per month, the service is excellent, and quality / price probably is the best in BCN for a japanese restaurant . Amazing tuna tartar, tatakis and the scallops with foi are from outer space :) .As always I'll be back!

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Thank Joan-Albert-GM
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Went there with my husband. The food was very good, the service quick and friendly. The atmosphere is nice as well.

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Thank Tatiana H
Sitges, Spain
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72 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Was at Kuo for dinner with my wife. I have worked in Japan and although I can't say that the quality matches that of a good Tokyo restaurant, I think it's fair to say that Kuo is a very good and affordable (sushi is always expensive so it is not cheap) option in Barcelona. Although the menu has some some... More 

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Alassio, Italy
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

I've been with my girlfriend for a dinner. I can just write vey positive things. The restaurant is very nice, the service super and the quality of the food very high. Definitely we will come back.

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Thank CBad87
Andorra la Vella, Andorra
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

acurated service and great menu of japaneese varieties for exigent gourmets, ideal for business lunch, parking quite complicated but not impossible. totally recomendated

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Thank danibuyo
Barcelona, Spain
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

The place is located in a nice area. It is nice but a bit small. Never mid that. If the place does not impress whoever you are taking there, the food will. The selection is great. They offer Japanese delicacies; not just sushi, also veal fillet, Japanese style. You can find the classics and more innovative creations. Sake and good... More 

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Thank scarbez
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69 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

They seem to have changed the menu recently. This had been our favorite spot for sushi in the city and it's still up there but the service seems to have slipped (forgotten items; dishes arriving to the wrong table) and the silliest thing is the fact that they never have enough magnets for their magnet ordering system. Just order more!... More 

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Thank Frank L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2015

Nice place, lovely staff and excellent food. The best sushi of Barcelona with any doubt! Specially recommended octopus dishes.

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Thank Oriol P
Hitchin, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Visited this month after a few months of not going. Food still yummy and varied but the service is really shocking. To add to that, the manager is very aggressive if you complain and never seems to be able to offer an apology. I'd still go for the food but management and service of food needs improving.

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Thank chev40

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:30
Monday
13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:30
Thursday
13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 23:30
Friday
13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
Saturday
13:30 - 16:00
20:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Madrazo, 135, 08021 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona
  • Phone Number: +34 932 00 77 83
Description
A new concept on japanese restaurants in Barcelona. Un nuevo concepto de restaurantes japoneses en Barcelona

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