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1280 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-3718
+1 617-734-1268
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (101 reviews)
“gyoza” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1280 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-3718
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Reviewed 11 August 2008

The ambience at this place is really amazing. I loved the rice paper walls, fountains and kimonos the waitresses wore. The customer service was also very excellent. The sushi and appetizers were above average. The miso soup is some of the best that I've had....More

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 11 August 2008

Pricey, but well worth the money

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Reviewed 5 August 2008

I took my date here on a Friday evening. Be aware, this place gets booked solid on the busy nights, so make reservations well ahead of time if you want the 7pm time slot. When I called the restauraunt, they were very friendly and accomodating....More

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Reviewed 31 July 2008

Really interesting rolls and sushi in general is pretty good. Service can be a bit spotty as the place is so huge I think. Great wine list and sake list.

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Reviewed 31 July 2008

Get the dice K roll- really good. Good service. Long waits friday and saturday nights. Top sushi restaurant in the Boston area.

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franklin , ma
Reviewed 30 July 2008

If you don't like seafood, DO NOT get anything that is noodle based. The noodles are all cooked in fish sauce, and taste very, very heavily of seafood. Otherwise, their entrees are fantastic, but very very pricey. The desserts are all quite good as well,...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2008

disappointed by this place. i didn't like all the sweet potato inside the rolls. the food was too "chinese".

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Worcester, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 July 2008

Good, not great. Overhyped, but fun.

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Reviewed 18 July 2008

great sushi

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Reviewed 17 July 2008

just ok. not my top pick for sushi though.

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Hi, I would like to order food for a function on friday, April 22, 2016. There will be 20 people. I would like It delivered at 6:30 pm. The address is: 1073 Beacon St Apt. 2, Brookline, Ma. I would like a combination of food including some vegetarian. Please let me know if this is something you can accommodate. Thank you, Lori
18 April 2016|
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Response from Joyce C | Reviewed this property |
I didn't particularly look at vegetarian dishes. I can't imagine a restaurant denying that kind of business, but it may depend if some of the dishes are made with chicken stock etc.. You would have to call and ask... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1280 Beacon St, Brookline, MA 02446-3718
    (Harvard and St.Paul)
  • Public Transportation: we are only one block away from Coolidge corner stop of Green line "c".
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-734-1268
  • E-mail
FuGaKyu Japanese Cuisine is a unique Japanese restaurant located in the heart of Brookline, Massachusetts. Serving great dishes, such as authentic Japanese sushi and sashimi, you will enjoy a hearty meal that will delight your tastebuds and satisfy even the largest of appetites. Visit us today to experience what the rest of the town has been talking about! When you step through our restaurant doors, you will be immediately surrounded by a large collection of authentic Japanese decor. Combined with the delicious dishes, wonderful aromas, and outstanding service, you get a total dining experience. Established since 1998, our Japanese restaurant offers private rooms and daily specials for your dining enjoyment. We are a non-smoking restaurant. Come in today, enjoy the fresh air, and let your senses be mesmerized by the "scent-illating' aromas of our fine, Japanese cuisine. All of our exotic dishes are made of the freshest ingredients upon order, ensuring vibrant flavors.
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