Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine

4.6
103 Reviews
$30 and under
Japanese
MIKHUNA is a restaurant located in the heart of Mcallen’s Art District. MIKHUNA honors the cultural impact that the Japanese culture has had in Peru. One of the most evident manifestations of their influence is of course Nikkei, the Japanese-Peruvian cuisine. What you will explore at MIKHUNA is a beautiful marriage of Japanese dishes with the flavors and ingredients of indigenous Peruvians. These flavor combinations bring together the elegant cuisine of Japan with the bolder flavors of Peru.

Rumor has it MIKHUNA is the BEST HAPPY HOUR IN TOWN! Join us and find out what the gossip is all about, Mon-Friday 5pm-7pm.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
  • Staff temperature check required
What 103 people are saying
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BenS
Houston
10 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time dining here. Excellent food and service. I highly recommend.

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AStan
1 review
Dined on June 5, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

The food was good. Our server was awesome. Definitely going back.

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KirstenS
1 review
Dined on June 1, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

This restaurant is outstanding; I can’t wait to have more dinners here and try more delicious dishes!

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JanieT
1 review
Dined on June 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

At first I was very skeptical about the menu because the food seemed very different but everything tasted amazing.

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Kareem
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on May 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing atmosphere, decor and service! The food was absolutely incredible!! Definitely coming back

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JasminG
Denver
1 review
Dined on May 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The quality, prices and service were great. Amazing flavors. I would definitely recommend!

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ErikaV
Mexico City
5 reviews
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience3

We order the patacones rellenos and the Pescado a lo macho, both of them were delicious. We love the relax and easy way restaurant
The waitress really help with wine recommendations

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vipOpenTable Diner
Corpus Christi
20 reviews
Dined on May 22, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

A unique place for Japanese and Peruvian food. The staff is very helpful with menu choices and the food is very tasty. Attractive setting. We will definitely be repeat visitors.

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sabz
Denver
1 review
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was a mothers day gift and both of my parents loved their overall experience. Very friendly, bright, colorful, unique, high quality and overall diverse.

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vipRubenL
Dallas
3 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

What a disgrace with this restaurant

We showed up on time and they didn’t seat us because apparently they stated the platform didn’t work

There were plenty of open tables and still stated that they were fully booked.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on May 10, 2021

Good morning RubenL, We apologize if you did not have a pleasant experience with us. We strive to always provide our customers with stellar experience. I tried looking up your reservation but we seem to not have one under your name, perhaps it may be under another name? During special events we always recommend making reservations to ensure we can accommodate you. We hope we can make it up to you soon! MIKHUNA

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ElizabethF
San Antonio
5 reviews
Dined on May 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was delicious as well as the presentation! Drinks were delicious and apps were perfection!

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vipsulmx
Houston
40 reviews
Dined on May 7, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Good appetizers. Need better selection on white wines. Kraki Maki roll was delicious. Waiter recommended dragon roll... wasn’t good. Too plain...

In general a good experience.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on May 10, 2021

Thank you for your review, we look forward to serving you soon! -MIKHUNA

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Adriana
Corpus Christi
1 review
Dined on May 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food. Excellent service. The fusion tacos are to die for. So is the chaufa (peruvian/asian fusion fried rice). Will be returning and suggesting to family and friends.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on May 10, 2021

Adriana, Thank you for your review, we look forward to serving you soon! -MIKHUNA

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TonyR
Corpus Christi
5 reviews
Dined on April 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food is delicious
Drinks are cold
Service is excellent 👌

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on May 10, 2021

Tony, Thank you for your review, we look forward to serving you soon! -MIKHUNA

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DavidP
Corpus Christi
1 review
Dined on April 23, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience5

The service was excellent. The prices were reasonable and, I will definitely come back and recommend to my family and friends.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on April 27, 2021

Hi David, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and dine with us! We are happy that you had a excellent time! Looking forward to serving you once again, Mikhuna

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RaulC
Corpus Christi
1 review
Dined on April 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our first time here and food was great. awesome service, setting was great and prices were reasonable.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on April 27, 2021

Hi Raul, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and dine with us! We are happy that you had an excellent time! Looking forward to serving you once again, Mikhuna

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mamagoose
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on April 17, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Great food and service. A little loud. Price was a little high for the area.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on April 27, 2021

Hello Mamagoose, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and dine with us! We source the finest ingredients to be able to provide exceptional flavor for our guest. Please visit us during our happy hour time to take advantage of our specials. Looking forward to serving you once again, Mikhuna

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vipSDenisD
Las Vegas
32 reviews
Dined on April 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We love this place ! The ingredients are fresh and the fusions are always creative.

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OpenTable Diner
Corpus Christi
1 review
Dined on March 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place ti have

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PastorA
San Francisco
17 reviews
Dined on March 17, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Exploring the different dishes
The only one that will not be a repeat is the octopus tiradito
All the other plates explores were good

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OpenTable Diner
San Antonio
3 reviews
Dined on March 1, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Went to celebrate my birthday. We were promptly seated. Atmosphere was comfortable except for a nearby table that was a bit loud. Food was good. Service was good. Will return in the future.

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LUis
1 review
Dined on February 20, 2021
Overall3food4service5ambience3

Food is greatly cooked with good service. However celebrating wife’s bday we got very small table even though reservation was made with awareness of her bday. No diet coke available which was hard for me(might not matter to non diet coke drinkers). Good place for freshly cooked food however not recommended for special event.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on March 18, 2021

First of all thank you so much for dining with us. We greatly appreciate you. Due to the winter storm we were faced with many obstacles including limited supplies for products. We want to ensure you satisfaction and look forward to hosting you again. Best, MIKHUNA

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2021
Overall5food5service2ambience5

Amazing food! Amazing atmosphere!

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on March 18, 2021

Thank you for dining with us!

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VirginiaZ
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very welcoming customer service. Nice and peaceful environment to relax and have conversations. Good music and amazing food. My husband is very picky and I was finally able to convince him to try this place out and he gave it a definite 10. He is Puerto Rican and definitely enjoyed the tostones. We will be frequent visitors.

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vipSylviaV
Corpus Christi
84 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food!
Wait staff are exceptional.

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DAgado3
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Mikhuna was a new experience for my wife and I. We really enjoyed spending our Valentine's evening dinner there. I'm anxious to try Mikhuna's full menu as Valentine's Day was a tasting event.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on March 18, 2021

Thank you for dining with us!

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vipSylviaV
Corpus Christi
84 reviews
Dined on January 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a wonderful birthday dinner for my daughter.

Thank you.

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DaveG
1 review
Dined on January 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time visit, very impressed with service, food, and speed

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on February 16, 2021

Thank you for your rating, looking forward to serving you.

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RGVfoodfan
Corpus Christi
4 reviews
Dined on December 23, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience4

I’m a regular here, it’s my go to restaurant and has yet to be anything than excellent.
Start with the ceviche peruana, sample some of the raw fish selections and finish with a few robata skewers.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on February 16, 2021

Thank you for your rating, looking forward to serving you.

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SandraE
1 review
Dined on November 27, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Delicious food and excellent service.
The place is nice not to fancy, to me just perfect!

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on February 16, 2021

Thank you for your rating, looking forward to serving you.

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TaylorS
1 review
Dined on November 6, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Food was excellent but they need a better wine selection.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on February 16, 2021

Thank you for your rating, looking forward to serving you.

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Anthony
Corpus Christi
4 reviews
Dined on October 28, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The service was great. We did not even have to look for our wait staff when we need something. The dishes on the menu are all great and we look forward to return and try all the others in the menu

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on February 16, 2021

Thank you for your rating, looking forward to serving you.

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HonestCritique
Austin
1 review
Dined on September 19, 2020
Overall2food3service4ambience1

The food is definitely good. Not outstanding, but very good. However, it is priced as a fine dining experience, which the ambiance is far from fine dining. The ambiance is closer to one of those great "hole in the wall" places that you find with great prices and really good authentic food but no ambiance. For the prices, I'd expect to not have TV's hanging with football playing. I'd expect to have a full bar, center pieces on the tables and/or table clothes, updated furniture, and not having an open kitchen unless the chef's work is put on display as artwork. It has potential, but as is, I felt it was way too expensive for at best an 'okay' experience.

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OpenTable Diner
Corpus Christi
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2020
Overall4food5service4ambience4

valantines day and it was my anivery

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on February 17, 2020

Hi, thank you for your review - please let us know how we can improve. Send us an e-mail to info@kocinailforno. c o m - Have a nice day!

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HarlingenTribe
Corpus Christi
2 reviews
Dined on January 25, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a party of 10. This was a great place to have a dinner "experience" where we enjoyed some fantastic fusions. No complaints across the board! The service was fantastic, prices were appropriate, and the menu was well constructed. A great local place to take guests, have a date, or simply enjoy by yourself. Highly reccomend.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on January 28, 2020

Thank you for your positive feedback, we hope to see you again at the restaurant!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Hawaii
18 reviews
Dined on January 18, 2020
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Good food. Slow/infrequent service. Never received one of the things we ordered.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on January 24, 2020

Thank you for bringing this matter to our attention. We're very sorry we failed to meet your expectations. We would appreciate another chance to earn your visit. We will look further in the matter and give you the best service in your next visit.

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vipKenny
Corpus Christi
2 reviews
Dined on January 18, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

家から近いこともありよく利用しますが、いつでも満足な味と雰囲気を味わえます。
欲を言えばDraft Beerを準備してもらえると嬉しいです。

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OpenTable Diner
San Antonio
1 review
Dined on January 10, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a wonderful meal and great waiter.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine
Responded on January 24, 2020

Thank you for your feedback and we hope to see you again at the restaurant!

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OpenTable Diner
Corpus Christi
2 reviews
Dined on January 3, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was our first time here and we were not disappointed. The food was delicious! The choriqueso pizza was amazing. We will be back soon.

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OscarF
1 review
Dined on December 21, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and service!! Food is made from scratch!!!👏👍

FAQs

You can order delivery directly from Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine using the Order Online button. Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (956) 377-4333.

Mikhuna Japanese-Peruvian Cuisine is rated 4.6 stars by 103 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.