We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Daikanyama

43 Waltham St, Lexington, MA 02421-5406
+1 781-860-9388
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (29 reviews)
“sukiyaki” (2 reviews)
“miso soup” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
43 Waltham St, Lexington, MA 02421-5406
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (70)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 9 March 2018

We walked in on a weekday night without reservations and the place had a couple of tables open luckily. We were seated quickly, menus provided and as an additional measure the little tablet with every dish on the menu in a photo format with key...More

Thank globetrottheworld
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Everything was amazing. Miso soup, salad, and gyoza were delicious. Miso and gyoza were very authentic. Shrimp and vegetable tempura was a work of art, a lot of food, and very good.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The Sushi is fresh and well put together. The sushi chefs were well trained and they do a great job putting great sushi rolls together. The kitchen is also very good and they deliver some of the best cooked Japanese dishes in the Boston area....More

Thank chhoisham
Reviewed 29 October 2017

In a small town that does not have so many good restaurants Daikanyama is a highly recommended place. Pleasant setting, good service and good food for a reasonable price, especially in view of the average cost of a good Japanese meal in a restaurant.

Thank Fischels
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Pricey but high quality. Great service and nice and quiet. I wish they would do reduced prices at lunch time.

Thank Heathhart
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We decided to have dinner at this restaurant not having been there before. We were promptly seated and ordered our drinks before studying the menu. The menu offers a wide variety of appetizers, soups, salads, sushi, and entree. We selected an appetizer consisting of green...More

Thank ManouchehrG
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Located in downtown Lexington, restaurant appeared appealing from its reviews. Unfortunately while the service was ok, the food itself was no better than average. Combined with the high priced menu makes little reason to return.

Thank gltrrv
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I was happy to see that the lunch specials that they have are available Monday through Saturday. I had the chicken teriyaki which was very tender and thinly sliced upon a bed of shredded cabbage. This place is a hidden treasure tucked away on Waltham...More

Thank Erin H
Reviewed 7 June 2017

takeaway sushi, not cheap but not over the top for the area. we shared Stoplight Rolls, Salmon Sashimi, salmon nigiri, yellowfin nigiri, miso soup, Gaslight rolls, and a "Sumo Combo" with salmon roll. very good, did I say it was very good? that's because I...More

Thank oscar g
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Looking for a sushi restaurant near Waltham, Massachusetts. Very pleasantly surprised to find this most excellent restaurant. We went in for a take out order and were very impressed with the decor and the staff's professionalism and patients when we asked about several menu items....More

Thank Tonya G
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Lexington
The Inn at Hastings Park
193 reviews
.74 km away
Element Lexington
480 reviews
2.60 km away
Aloft Lexington
527 reviews
2.69 km away
Sonesta ES Suites Burlington
473 reviews
3.46 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Rancatore's Ice Cream and Yogurt
155 reviews
.06 km away
Mario's Italian Restaurant
165 reviews
.13 km away
Via Lago
185 reviews
.21 km away
il Casale Cucina Campana + Bar
138 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hancock-Clarke House
190 reviews
.78 km away
Lexington Green
313 reviews
.88 km away
Buckman Tavern
197 reviews
.46 km away
Liberty Ride
186 reviews
.31 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Daikanyama staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Waltham St, Lexington, MA 02421-5406
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-860-9388
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;