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Makino Decatur

#314 of 3,767 Restaurants in Las Vegas
Certificate of Excellence
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3965 S Decatur Blvd # 5, Las Vegas, NV 89103-5808
+1 702-889-4477
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17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sun 11:30 - 15:00
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Escazu, Costa Rica
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Limited selection for those who don't eat wheat (all their soy sauce contains wheat). Warning: nothing is marked. Red Bean ice cream was good, as was the green beans and sea vegetable.

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Thank JuanitaDon
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163 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit this AYCE restaurant every time we are in Las Vegas. Very consistent quality and much better than Yama sushi. See my previous review last year. With 30 different types of rolls, pick several but leave room for all the other items like hand rolls, sashimi, sushi, udon, noodles and the variety of cooked meats and seafood. The ice... More 

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Thank Keng L
Heber City, Utah, United States
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend recommended Makino to us since we love Japanese food. We dined at Makino on a Friday night and was very glad we did. The variety of sushi was phenomenal. About 10-12 types of Nagiri, lots of rolls, hand rolls, sashimi, etc. Their shrimp and vegetable tempura were very good, as well as their ribs, crab legs and desserts.... More 

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Thank Duke M
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115 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Got there half hour before closing, which we did not know the hours of operation since it was the spur of the moment luncheon on a Saturday afternoon and was told by the hostess, and 2 waitresses that they were closing. We advised them that was fine we still wanted to be seated. The whole time we ate, we felt... More 

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Hilo, Hawaii
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My first visit was in September, what an eye opener! People waiting outside before the restaurant opened at 11:30am! And the spread...endless offerings of sushi varieties, salads, entrees, desserts, and a tireless staff making sure you're taken care of during your meal. The sushi quality was very good, and for all you can eat for $19.95, what a value! I... More 

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Nevada
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219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

It is obvious this is not a place where you find high quality sushi. However if you are HUNGRY for lots of ok quality sushi and other choices then this is probably the grand daddy of Japanese buffet restaurants in Vegas. And they have been around for many years, used to have other location as well (Downtown outlet mall, now... More 

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Rockville, Utah
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

The array and display of food is amazing! There was a huge line for opening which they handled quickly and with a smile. The sushi and sashimi were fresh the rolls beautifully arranged. The assortment of seafood and other cooked Japanese foods were so delicious. Desserts small and freshly made everyday with fresh fruit and a chocolate fountain for good... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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73 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is an excellent, all-you-can-eat sushi buffet that usually also offers teriyaki chicken, baked salmon, fried shrimp, tempura and salad, plus a small but tasty assortment of desserts. During the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas there are busloads of convention attendees who arrive at Makino's each evening. The rest of the year, the restaurant can be crowded with "locals,"... More 

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Fresno, California
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious Japanese buffet! Loved the soups, sushi, desserts, seafood dishes, BBQ teriyaki dishes! You will luv it! :) we will go back again!

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Thank Sarah L
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Buffett at Makino has been cheaper than Todai’s. Regarding the ever-increasing cost, Makino “only” increased a modest 2 dollars in 3 years. Today we six here to celebrate a reunion and all received senior discounts. (to be exact, $16 each for the lunch). Sushi/Rolls/Nigiri, Shrimp tempura, baked Mussel, grilled Salmon, Calamari legs/steak, Sukiyaki/Teriyaki Beef, Udon/Ramen, etc. all here and all... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3965 S Decatur Blvd # 5, Las Vegas, NV 89103-5808
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Las Vegas
  • Phone Number: +1 702-889-4477

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