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Bal Harbour Shops 9700 Collins Ave, Bal Harbour, FL 33154
+1 305-864-8600
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (134 reviews)
“fried rice” (36 reviews)
“kobe beef” (25 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Bal Harbour Shops 9700 Collins Ave, Bal Harbour, FL 33154
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came to this place several times and I don't get it why it's always so crowded and our friends think that it's good. We ate almost everything there is in the menu so far, but I wasn't stunned by anything in there. Their rolls...More

Thank jupitersun888
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Family meal this evening, service was worst we’ve ever encountered! Used to be decent here but has gone down hill, food was average some of it awful, even dessert the Mochi was a weird consistency.....total waste of $180 we wish we’d gone back to Sushi...More

1  Thank Essextravellots
Reviewed 1 week ago

not the best place for a group or when having a business meeting with a prospect. managers kept looking over like they needed the table even tho we still had food and drinks - please dont hover and I think they were even trying to...More

1  Thank SS D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hands down to Chef Tony for his passion and creations! Highest quality seafood. Would recommend and will come back.

Thank atraveler787
Reviewed 1 week ago

“If you're going to Bal Harbour, you have to go to Makoto,” friends gushed. “Don't think about the prices—just eat.” So we did. The extensive lunch menu of gourmet Japanese delicacies tempts you try more than one, and to share bites before soup and salad....More

Thank mikel_miller09
Reviewed 1 week ago

Balharbour mall is an amazing location, I have visited this location many many times over the past 20 years. It is not the first time I ate at Makoto, previous times I did not have the sushi. This time I decided to have a mix...More

1  Thank Robert v
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is very pleasant, service is good, outside and inside area. Big variety menu! Price is reasonable!

Thank 541karinec
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were there for a family dinner. It was full, so we had to wait a bit and then were seated inside. Ordered a lot of different dishes, most were good, some were not so. I can’t give the restaurant 5 stars, even though staff...More

Thank Azat B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice sushi. Amazing. The cooks and the waiters are very polite and helpful. Most of them are boys.

Thank ZACHARIAS28051971
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bal Harbor mall is a place with upscale shops, and Makoto is one of the restaurants there. It was our first visit, and the food was extremely tasty! I had an excellent beef carpaccio and grilled wagyu beef on the hot stone right on the...More

Thank Yakov F
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Anna C
21 June 2016|
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Response from BaltimoreDiane | Reviewed this property |
Casual chic. People who eat outdoors may be a little more informal than the indoor diners. Def not a coat and tie place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bal Harbour Shops 9700 Collins Ave, Bal Harbour, FL 33154
    (96th St)
  • Public Transportation: 96th St and Collins Ave
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Bal Harbour
  • Phone Number: +1 305-864-8600
  • E-mail
Stephen Starr's newest Japanese restaurant, Makoto is located in the prestigious Bal Harbour Shops. Makoto features a modern Japanese menu including sushi bar selections, modern Japanese dishes, and bincho charcoal robata. A hand-crafted beverage program focused on sake compliments the cuisine. The dining room and sushi bar seating are available by reservation. Outdoor seating is available upon arrival.
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