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Nakato Japanese Steak House

1734 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407-4950
+1 843-769-7475
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
10 Nov 2017
15 Sep 2016
“decent enough”
Closed Now
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
1734 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407-4950
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

This was the best place to eat at. the shrimp was perfect, the steak was perfect. everything i ate was absolutely delicious. service was phenomenal and i would eat there every day if i could.

Thank KYLE C
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We only went to the sushi bar, so I can't comment on the hibachi. We went on a Tuesday, when "select" rolls are 30% off; the selection of cheaper rolls was pretty large, but even with the 30% off, they came to about the same...More

Thank cmclarkproper
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I went here with a friend while visiting Charleston and I am so glad that we ventured to this restaurant. I ordered 4 Sushi rolls requesting all of them deep fried except for the veggie rolls. My friends hibachi was delish as well ;-)

1  Thank OverjoyedK
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We had a large group for Father's Day. The chef was pretty personable and good and the food tasted great. However the waitress needs hospitality training. One couple ordered sake and the waitress brought out a decanter. When questioned about the size the waitress said...More

Thank Labpyra
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff. I went for my birthday and they sang and danced for me and brought me a small cake. The food was delicious..we had the steak, lobster and shrimp dinner. It was cooked to perfection in front of us. Our chef was great...More

1  Thank Leticia Y
Reviewed 24 October 2015

Great place to eat sushi. It was fresh, tasty, pretty to look at. And a great service. Will recommend .

Thank Rdc C
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

This place does not look like much when you pull into the parking lot nor when you walk inside. Yes, Nakato could use some updates. However, the service was great and the food was delicious. For the quality and quantity of food, I would have...More

Thank Kramer6492
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

It was me and my friend went to eat and drink. It was 6:30 on a Tuesday and the prices for HH were awesome. For both of us to eat Hibachi, sushi and alcoholic drinks our bill was only $45 and we had more than...More

Thank Carrie S
Reviewed 15 February 2015

My sweetheart insisted we try it again. 4years ago we had a party of ten and I left a new microfiber vest on the back of a chair. Couple hours later I called back. Everyone was too busy to look. Called the next day and...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

My wife and I go to Nakatos at least twice a month and usually at least once a month with the family. We really enjoy it. A quick tip if you want No Salt they will make your order desperate in the back and bring...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1734 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407-4950
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-769-7475
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