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Sato

Adliya | Gulf Hotel, Manama, Bahrain
+973 1771 3000
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (58 reviews)
“miso soup” (6 reviews)
“beef” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Adliya | Gulf Hotel, Manama, Bahrain
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1 - 10 of 249 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Special shoutout to Pauline for being exceptionally diligent and friendly. She's a gem for her customer loyalty, truly marking the Sato experience for me over the years.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank masoomak2018
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We've been to Sato a few times and the food and service is consistently good. However, on previous visits we never ordered 'drinks', tea but no drinks. On a visit with my daughter she wanted a drink and chose 'Bonfire' a mix of pineapple,lemon and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ginger019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this place alone since my husband was away for the the whole day. My waiter shanin made my stay really Good and made sure everything was ok. She was really friendly and spontanious so i didnt had the feeling i was eating on...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jet P
557rayyana, Manager at Sato, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Jet P, Greetings from the Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention and Spa! We would like to thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback. It is through feedback like yours that we are able to uphold and to also improve the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing and tasty, the service was perfectly done by Paul, he is very kind helpful and knowledgeableMore

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tahera A
557rayyana, Manager at Sato, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ms. Tahera, Greetings from the Gulf Hotel Bahrain Convention and Spa! We would like to thank you for taking the time to share with us your feedback. It is through feedback like yours that we are able to uphold and to also improve the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's definitely one of the best Japanese Resto in the island. Accommodating and naturally friendly staff! Big Thanks to Joziel and her amazing team and will not forget Chef Mark.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Trip09959506835
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I was invited to Sato by my business partner. He knows its chef well. What we got, exceeded my expectations. Dishes were excellent: tasty, fresh and pleasantly served. The waiters were watchful but did not disturb us, the perfect balance. It is a nice place...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank ArturPutkowski
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Love the food. The service is amazing. If you happen to be lucky and get Geizel as your waitress, you’re in for a treat. The food is very authentic, the atmosphere is relaxing, and is great for a group, couple or a family. Our young...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank janeenelizabethc
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

One of the best Japanese cuisines in the town. Food was very fresh and delicious. What was more amazing is that our waiter was extremely nice and explained all the dishes and their ingredients in detail. My partner and I received an extraordinary service from...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Safari61472609955
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We have been coming for years to Sato and it consistently provides guests with great food and a wonderful ambiance. This time chef Ricky took care of us with the help of Ms. Giezel. They were so helpful, very professional and provided us with top...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Catrin Jones N
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Be whisked away to the flavors of Japan through the artful and delicious creations of Chef Kevin. The search for Bahrain's top sushi restaurant has ended.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Laila Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 40 - USD 70
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Adliya | Gulf Hotel, Manama, Bahrain
  • Location: Middle East  >  Bahrain  >  Manama
  • Phone Number: +973 1771 3000
  • E-mail
Description
Sato, Japanese restaurant - Gulf Hotel Bahrain. The Gulf Hotel's distinguished Sato restaurant has earned itself a reputation for serving the absolute best in Japanese cuisine led by Chef Naotaka. It is favored by guests who are said to love its peaceful Zen-like surroundings and exquisite features, including Teppanyaki rooms and a sushi bar with a smoking section. A popular á la carte menu is also available and features a wide range of traditional noodle dishes and bento. Sato makes the perfect location for those looking for a genuine insight into Japanese cuisine and culture.
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