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Makoto Japanese Steak House

297 State Highway 72 W, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
+1 609-978-9986
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (16 reviews)
“noodles” (2 reviews)
“filet” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
297 State Highway 72 W, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

There was 6 of us that celebrated my grandson's 23rd birthday. The chef was so entertaining and all of our meals were cooked to perfection. I read some of the reviews prior to going, which some said they didn't like the place. Well there was...More

Thank DottieF_11
Reviewed 1 December 2016

The bento boxes are always great and a wonderful value! Their edamame appetizer is healthy and fresh. Ahi tuna is superbly fresh. Great green tea. The owner makes rounds to check on things. He also owns Tan's, the Chinese restaurant next door.

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We come here as a group of girls from work and bring our wine and get entertained and in turn entertain the chef. They are creative and keep things upbeat and play along. The food is excellent and plentiful. Love, love, love coming here. There...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

A definate yes if the words leave my lips to go to Makoto. The chefs always change it up a bit although the food is so good the show is just an added benefit to the meal you are about to eat. The sushi is...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

It's great fun to sit around the hibachi tables with a group of family or friends. The chefs make it fun. The waitstaff could be better. My sushi was served without chopsticks. It took forever to get the attention of any employee. I still had...More

Thank Ginamarie_Miley
Reviewed 27 June 2016

So, we started to eat and I forgot to take pictures of the main course because it was so good and we were starving! My bad.

Thank qtdesignz
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Had a nice anniversary meal. Our first time here and we will go back. We had the Hibachi dinner which included soup (very tasty), salad. We also ordered dinosaur egg which are fried oysters for a appy. Hubby got the steak and chicken and I...More

Thank Mary Ann B
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Very quick friendly service. Exceptionally consistent quality food. Lunchbox meals are a great value!

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Really enjoyed their grilled steak even better than the filet.. The food was well prepared and tasted authentically Japanese. Just wish the place was updated... looks a little old and worn.

Thank Angela J
Reviewed 26 October 2015

great family fun, superb staff, super friendly, good portions, not a sushi lover but grill food excellent, chefs fabulous with kids.

Thank 424barnesk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 297 State Highway 72 W, Manahawkin, NJ 08050
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Manahawkin
  • Phone Number: +1 609-978-9986
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