WELCOME TO NAKATO

Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar

The Nakato Family greatly appreciates your patronage and support. Our Dining Room is now open from Friday to Sunday. At this time, we are only able to accommodate parties with reservations. We are taking measures to reduce occupancy within our building to help control the spread of Covid-19. We ask that everyone wears a face covering when entering the building and practices recommended distancing to protect the health of our guests and staff.

We apologize for any inconvenience, but our Dining Room will remain closed from Monday to Thursday. We will continue to offer our menus for Carryout and Delivery.


University Area

8601 University Executive Park Dr. Charlotte, NC 28262
Ph: 704-549-9966
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Dine In Hours
(reservations only)
Friday 5pm to 10pm Saturday 4pm to 10pm Sunday 2pm to 9pm Carryout Hours Monday-Friday 11:30am to 9:00pm 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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