Nara Sushi & Korean Kitchen

2800 Kirby Drive
Houston, TX 77098
281-249-5944-713-439-1000

Details

  • Mon-Wed 11am-10pm, Thurs-Sat 11am-11pm, Sun 5pm-10pm
  • $$; $$$
  • Patio/Sidewalk Dining
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Full bar
  • Garage Parking
  • Reservations Accepted
Despite an elegant dining room of dappled grays and whites and pleasant service, there is little to recommend Korean-Japanese fusion restaurant Nara Sushi & Korean Kitchen to anyone who loves and is experienced with either cuisine. While there are the occasional hits, such as the sophisticated octopus usuzukuri and the excellent open-faced soup dumplings with Duroc pork, there are far too many misses to justify taking a chance here. The only diners who will perhaps benefit from a visit to Nara are those looking for a beginner's introduction to Korean cuisine and young partygoers seeking to fill up on sushi rolls before a big night out.

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