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Minado Restaurant

1282 Worcester St, Natick, MA 01760-1511
+1 508-647-0495
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (13 reviews)
“oysters” (28 reviews)
“sashimi” (23 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1282 Worcester St, Natick, MA 01760-1511
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Reviewed yesterday

Incredible display and assortment of appetizing food, from salads, sushi, fish, scallops, shrimp. clams, crab, mussels, oysters, beef, chicken, etc. etc. and then the chocolate fountain and endless fruits, cookies and then the soft ice cream machine. You could go back any number of times...More

Thank Joan K
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

So a young friend from Tokyo was visiting, and I couldn't resist taking him to Minado. He's a big eater, which helps. We had more or less one of every makimono, plus a selection of other stuff. His comment (in Japanese, so of course nobody...More

1  Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 8 February 2018

I was non-committal about sushi until we found Minados. The variety, quality of this seafood restaurant keeps me returning. I focus on the sushi, but the salads and the cooked offerings I've tried were good as well. The jasmine tea is delightful, though you can...More

Thank Melody S
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Had the lunch buffet - there is a tremendous variety of hot foods, salad, sushi and desserts to pick from. The restaurant is huge. My favorite is the hot foods - very tasty but a little salty. The salad offerings are varied and fresh. The...More

Thank Doug F
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Have not visited this establishment for years. Price has gone up and quality has gone down. Only tuna and salmon sashimi in small pieces served in a small plates. Good selection of rolls but no hand rolls. Quick and amicable service for noodle and crepes....More

Thank John C
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

If you love buffet and seafood. You will be in heaven. Sushi, fried fish, steamed fish, fish soup , etc. I’m not aware of any other seafood buffet in the area. I recommend this place for a satisfying lunch.

2  Thank Sirik C
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My kids love the place and because of that we often visit either for lunch or early dinner but most of the time when we politely request the sushi maker to make a simple cucumber roll, he just ignored us! Is that probably he cannot...More

1  Thank Tonette J
Reviewed 29 September 2017

If you love Japanese food as I do, don’t miss the Minado in Natick, a suburb of Boston. An unbelievable selection of fresh delicities matched with superb service. All you can eat of course, so be sure to come hungry 😋 Admittedly a bit pricey,...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 26 September 2017

The Minado has a very large dining area with seating that allows privacy. The food service area is also quite extensive consisting of five tables in a modified W shape.The salad table contained many eye appealing displays. I almost was reluctant to disturb them they...More

1  Thank retdvm
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This is my family best Japanese restaurant we use to travel 45 minutes just to go there the food is so delicious variety of fish,meat,sushi and vegetables.the price for buffet is alittle to high but is definitely worthy every penny one you there you want...More

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Jean F
20 June 2018|
Response from Christopher L | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure they do, but unless you have a very large party, I doubt you'll need it. The place is enormous.
Rick P
14 January 2018|
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Response from DANIELLA107 | Reviewed this property |
Oysters are served only in the evening.
28 October 2017|
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Response from Robert C | Reviewed this property |
1282 Worcester St (Route 9). Natick Ma 508-647-0495
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1282 Worcester St, Natick, MA 01760-1511
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Natick
  • Phone Number: +1 508-647-0495
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