Are we the best Japanese restaurant in Scotland?

Without a doubt! We have the awards to prove it – we have been
commended Japanese Restaurant of the year by the Scottish Asian Awards
and the 2nd Annual SPICE Awards! Alongside this, we are an award winning
restaurant with notable mentions from the Scottish Business Awards and the
UK Enterprise Awards in 2022.

Can I make a reservation?


Nicolson Street, walk-in only.

West Richmond, walk-in only.

Fountainbridge, for bookings over 7 people please email and follow this link for smaller booking sizes –

Leith Street, walk-in only. 

St James Quarter, walk-in only.


Bath Street, for bookings over 5 people please email and for parties less than 5 please just walk in!

Renfield Street, book through this link – (please note we reserve 40% of our restaurant for bookings so if there is not a table available then you can walk in).

Is your food halal?

All of our chicken-based dishes are Halal – this includes our Katsu Curries and Yakisoba. Our Miso and Vegan Ramen are also Halal!

Do you have vegetarian/vegan dishes?

We have mouth-watering vegan and vegetarian options! This includes our vegetarian ‘Miso Ramen’ and ‘Vegan Ramen’ as well as our Pumpkin Katsu Curry, Vegetable Yakisoba as well as a variety of sushi and sides.

Do you have any exclusive offers or discounts?

By joining our mailing list you will get great discounts as well as alerts about our big promotions sent directly – you can unsubscribe at any time. we don’t spam! Join the makifam today here –

Are your branches dog friendly

Our furry friends are more than welcome in our Galleria space at St James Quarter. You will also find our Woof Treats menu available with healthy snacks for your dogs.