Hakubai - The Kitano

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$50 and over
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Hakubai Japanese Restaurant, you don’t have to fly to Japan to enjoy the finest in Japanese cuisine. The unique Kaiseki cuisine of the Hakubai Japanese Restaurant has been described by the New York Times as “rarefied” and “excellent.”

Kaiseki is a distinctive and delicate cuisine with roots in Zen Buddhism and the
traditional Japanese tea ceremony. The multi-course dinner is served on an exquisite
array of porcelain, pottery and lacquer dishware at carefully timed intervals.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Japanese, Sushi, Kaiseki
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Tuesday-Friday 11:45am to 2:30pm
Dinner: Tuesday-Sunday 6:00pm to 10:00pm(last call 9:45pm)
Closed on Mondays (Private Parties available on Mondays)
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Phone number
(212) 885-7111
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Payment options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Yukihiro Sato
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Cross street
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Public transit
4,5,6,7,S at Grand Central - 42nd St.
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Special events & promotions
Hakubai has 3 Private Tatami Rooms and 3 Semi-Private Rooms that can
accommodate from 4 to 16 people. Reservations are required only by phone.
Please call us at 212-885-7111 to book your event.
Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine