WELCOME TO NAKATO

Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar

The Nakato Family greatly appreciates your patronage and support. Our dining room is currently open for dinner service from Tuesday to Sunday. We are currently requiring reservations to dine at the Hibachi Tables due to challenges related to the COVID pandemic. We apologize for any inconvenience caused by the limited availability. Our staff is committed to providing our guests with a safe and enjoyable dining experience. Thank you for your patronage and support.


University Area

8601 University Executive Park Dr. Charlotte, NC 28262
Ph: 704-549-9966
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Dine In Hours
Reservations Required Sunday 2pm to 9pm Monday Closed Tuesday 4:30pm to 9:30pm Wednesday 4:30pm to 9:30pm Thursday 4:30pm to 9:30pm Friday 4:30pm to 10pm Saturday 4pm to 10pm Carryout Only Hours Sunday 2pm to 9pm Monday Closed Tuesday 11:30am to 2:30pm | 4:30pm to 8:45pm Wednesday 11:30am to 2:30pm | 4:30pm to 9:15pm Thursday 11:30am to 2:30pm | 4:30pm to 9:15pm Friday 11:30am to 2:30pm | 4:30pm to 9:45pm Saturday 4pm to 9:45pm Sign up for Nakato Updates & Specials

The Nakato family wishes to invite you to dine at our Japanese restaurants in Charlotte 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 as you watch your food being prepared before your eyes.

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