Longstanding, authentic spot that deserves more attention
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Time Out Says

Stunning sushi, superb views, authentic service and setup. TOMO ticks all the boxes when it comes to true Japanese dining in Dubai. Bean curds topped with spring onion and ginger, vinegared octopus, thinly sliced cuttlefish, steamed egg custard mixed with shrimp, mushrooms and chicken cubes – the list goes on.

With dishes that aren’t often seen on menus in the city, this is as far away from boxed-up mall sushi as you can get.

Ingredients are imported from Japan weekly, meaning you know you’re getting the freshest produce, too. It’s inventive and it’s delicious. Don’t believe us? Try the rainbow maki – it’s as vibrant for the taste buds as for the eyes.

For the best experience, dine in the authentic Japanese tables. Shed your shoes and sit on the floor. The views across the Dubai skyline are nothing short of spectacular, either.

There are set menus – which will give you the full experience and push you to try dishes you might not usually select – or you can order à la carte.

Compared to some top restaurants, this one isn’t eye-wateringly pricey either.

The word TOMO is literally translated as longtime friend, and that’s exactly what you’d call this restaurant. Unfailingly loyal, always welcoming and the perfect place to relax with your nearest and dearest – and that’s why it’s our Best Japanese Restaurant 2019.

By Time Out Dubai staff  | 19 May 2019

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Payment OptionsCash, Credit Card
Dress CodeCasuals
12:30 PM to 2:45 PM
Sunday: 12:30 PM to 2:45 PM / 6:30 PM to 11:30 PMMonday: 12:30 PM to 2:45 PM / 6:30 PM to 11:30 PMTuesday: 12:30 PM to 2:45 PM / 6:30 PM to 11:30 PMWednesday: 12:30 PM to 2:45 PM / 6:30 PM to 11:30 PMThursday: 12:30 PM to 2:45 PM / 6:30 PM to 11:30 PMFriday: 12:30 PM to 2:45 PM / 6:30 PM to 11:30 PMSaturday: 12:30 PM to 2:45 PM / 6:30 PM to 11:30 PM
Show number 04 357 7888
Dubai, Oud Metha, Sheikh Rashid Rd - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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