155 E 52ND St, New York, NY
(212) 758-0226 serving: Midtown, Midtown Center
open:Mon-Fri, noon-2:30pm and 5:30pm-10:30pm; Sat, 5:30pm-10:30pm; Sun, closed

Location, Location, Location:


Restaurants, Mastercard Accepted, Private Rooms, Japanese, $$$$, Visa Accepted, American Express Accepted, Diners Club Accepted,

The Low Down


The Extras: The tofu and noodles are homemade fresh every singly day.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

The early '60s, a time when few Americans had the opportunity to sample authentic Japanese delicacies, Nobuyoshi Kuraoka opened Nippon, the country's first sushi bar. To this day, Nippon still manages to be one of the most authentic…
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Michael Jackson was the regular.
By MorganJunior at Citysearch

Just had a wonderful "June Special" lobster & sushi kaiseki dinner - was an excellent deal. By our table there was a photo displayed with message... Read More

Editorial Review
By Contributor at Citysearch

This midtown Japanese spot for fine dining serves everything from Kobe steak to unagi to the deadly delicious fugu. Read More

Real fresh and tasty
By sharmagirl at Citysearch

I came here for lunch before a major appointment because it just happened to be a sushi place close by. I was more than pleasantly surprised. Defin... Read More

Great Sukiyaki, Fugu (Blow fish), Tempra, soba
By mhonzawa at Citysearch

If you want to eat real Japanese food, this is it. Don't need to go other Japanese place unless you want to enjoy the decor, atomosphare. Any foo... Read More

Great food, great service
By naomi_s at Citysearch

I usually don't write reviews, but when I saw 8.9 score, I felt like I had to say something. This place is arguably the best Japanese restaurant in... Read More