Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar

Due to the extreme nature of the Coronavirus epidemic, all Nakato Restaurants will be adjusting the methods on how we are able to serve our customers in the safest manner possible. Please check your preferred location's information page for the latest update on ordering options as well as temporary operation hours. We apologize for any inconvenience. We greatly appreciate your patronage and wish you good health while everyone fights to contain the global health threat.

Our Locations


8601 University Executive Park Dr.
Charlotte, NC 28262

Springfield, MO

2615 S. Glenstone Ave.
Springfield, MO 65804


8500 Pineville-Matthews Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28226

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About Nakato

The Nakato family wishes to invite you to dine at our Japanese restaurants in Charlotte or Springfield and enjoy meals prepared by our talented Teppan Yaki and Sushi chefs.

Whether you sit around our sizzling Hibachi grills or at our wonderful sushi bars, you will surely be entertained and satisfied at one of our Japanese restaurants as you watch your food being prepared before your eyes. Our fine restaurants are located in North Carolina at our Pineville and University locations or in Missouri at our Springfield location.

What’s Happening

16 Mar, 2016

Warm Up to Nakato Japanese Steakhouse

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24 Feb, 2016

For Quality Food at Affordable Prices Visit Nakato Japanese Steakhouse

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12 Feb, 2016

February is the Perfect Time to Visit Nakato Japanese Steakhouse

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