Welcome to Kata Robata
Loosely translated, Kata Robata means "a type of grill," but do not be fooled by the simplicity of the name. Kata Robata is Houston's premiere sushi and Japanese tapas restaurant, located on Kirby Drive near US 59. Featuring an exclusive menu from Executive Chef Manabu "Hori" Horiuchi, Kata Robata is a one-of-a-kind journey through the worlds of both traditional and modern Japanese cuisine. Whether your culinary pioneer spirit is seeking to explore grilled meats, vegetables, or sushi, let Chef Hori be your guide.
Since its inception in 2010, Kata Robata has changed the face of dining in Houston. With the masterful skills of Chef Hori, Kata Robata quickly earned and continued to hold its place amongst the favorites in the Houston restaurant scene. Kata Robata presents a modern and creative array of Japanese fare with French fusion undertones. With an ever-changing menu and an Omakase experience using the freshest ingredients from local and international sources that is sure to pique any true foodie's palate, Kata Robata continues to revolutionize the joys of dining out.
To complement our cuisine, we have an imaginative cocktail program with an ever-changing selection of new creations as well as classic drinks. Kata Robata boasts one of the largest selections of Japanese whiskies and one of the finest selections of sake in Houston and beyond. We invite you to join us for the journey.