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KOTO Japanese Restaurant

260 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY 12110-4805
+1 518-869-8888
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (37 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
260 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY 12110-4805
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1 - 10 of 132 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has a relaxing atmosphere. A stream with koi runs across the entrance, and is crossed by a footbridge. Customers have a choice of hibachi or private tables. Service was attentive, and the food was delicious to both the eyes and the palate. Our...More

Thank smilingcat2016
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Koto is my go too sushi restaurant! Always delish, very consistent. Hibachi here is always fun and the food is always served as ordered. The chefs are energetic and entertaining. Service is always good. Wine list could use some sprucing up but overall always a...More

Thank Tiffany J
Reviewed 15 May 2017

On May 13th a group of 8 of us (all family) reserved an Hibachi Cooking Table, to celebrate a family event. I've visited innumerable hibachi style and sushi style Japanese restaurants on both US coasts and in some foreign countries, as I absolutely LOVE sushi...More

Thank Litehous
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Kind, swift, and attentive service at Koto. I sat in a booth within view of the hibachi grill. Very entertaining. The chefs were skilled at presentation. My bento box with scallops was excellent, and the portions were quite large. I would definitely return. Recommend.

Thank travelmama15
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has potential. Some notable shortfalls are the fried rice has no vegetables in it and the shrimp was over cooked. Their sauces were excellent however and the ambiance was pleasant. So it got a high 3. But I'd try it again because I...More

1  Thank Travel-in-excess58
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

The Hibachi was very good, service was great. The ambiance was very good. Very good seating, no waiting very accommodating for large parties. Definitely will be going back.

Thank Howard C
Reviewed 11 January 2017

My first hibachi grill experience was on a cruise. When we got home we treated our daughters to a night out. There are a few Japanese restaurants to choose from in the Capital District and decided upon Koto. Glad I did. Easy on line reservation...More

Thank Jarry W
Reviewed 1 December 2016

We had a pleasant meal here the night before an early morning flight out of the Albany airport. The restaurant is quite large and covers all the bases (hibachi, sushi, booths, bar). The waitress we had was surprisingly knowledgeable about the menu and pleasant.

Thank bdapauley
Reviewed 11 November 2016

IDK why this is a "steakhouse" as I saw two offerings with steak on the menu. We started with two drinks, Pineapple bay breezes that had too much 151. I usually wouldnt complain about too much booze, but baccardi is the exception. Miso soup came...More

Thank NewYorkBighawk68
Reviewed 1 October 2016

I wanted to host my husbands 29th birthday here, so I called to see what sort of options they could provide. They were able to fit 15 of our guest into a private room with 2 hibachi tables for us all to sit out. Our...More

Thank Mandarianbrewmaster
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CarlKTucson
Are you open July 4th? If so, hours? Thanks.
27 June 2016|
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Response from Aline F | Reviewed this property |
i believe they are until 10 pm opens 11am. but on holidays they do not honor any discount coupons
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Private Dining, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
15:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 260 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY 12110-4805
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-869-8888
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