Minato is an authentic Japanese restaurant in Dubai Deira Creek

A premier choice among Japanese restaurants in the area for over a decade, Minato’s hospitality and authentic Japanese food remain unmatched today. The warm interiors and minimalistic décor set an inviting tone for our visitors, making Minato a favored eatery of many Japanese locals.

Reviews at TripAdvisor
tripadvisor rating Based on 537 traveler reviews
Ranked #399 of 13789 restaurants in Dubai

An amazing food and the Chef Manjula is a rockstar 😀

UDasanayake Qatar
  • Reviewed 21 May 2023
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We truly attracted to the amazing food and the friendly atmosphere here. So many varieties of food and desserts. Special thanks to the chef Manjula which gave us an amazing dining experience. He is a such a rockstar in Japanese cuisine. Thank u chef Manjula and the amazing F&B team. We will come again for sure., 😍 View more


Our restaurant features classic traditional Japanese dining spaces like a teppanyaki table, sushi bar and private tatami rooms, which add to the authentic flavor of the entire dining experience at Minato.

Opening hours

  • Dinner: Daily 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

  • Lunch: Saturday and Sunday 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm