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Nick-San Japanese Restaurant & Sushi Bar Palmilla

Las Tiendas de Palmilla local 116, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
144 6263
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (84 reviews)
“lobster roll” (9 reviews)
“tuna tostadas” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Las Tiendas de Palmilla local 116, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recommend that everyone visit Nik-San. The Owner Angel is a very cool guy and caring about his guest. It can be a little pricey but worth every penny!

Thank BradyBunte777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another great find in San Jose del Cabo. They have an extensive sushi menu, but we went with two more adventurous entrees (see photos): yellowtail tuna sashimi with avacodo and cilantro sauce and Lobster Sambal (chunks marinated in sake and garlic-ginger-sauce of sweet and sour...More

Thank Fiddler123
Reviewed 17 October 2017

First - thanks you for the people who works there. With all respect, it was a great service, with the expectation of the add that I read before visiting this place with my family with small lkids. Second - I am not a food snob...More

Thank TianaNS
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

As a sushi lover myself, Nick -San is the best we have ever had. A delicacy indeed. The restaurant is very pleasant and service, outstanding. It is pricey but worth every penny.

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We have eaten at Nick-San many times over the years when in Cabo...but last two times a little disapointing Very small tuna portions on the tuna toastada - mostly onions :-( The yummy spinach stuffed crab appetizers are off the menu??!! Sushi was okay.... have...More

Thank ajsanaj
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Nicksan at Pamilla Service staff maybe not trained uniformly and often seem a bit distant, standoffish. Overall mediocre service that night. Used dishes left on table way too long Wine lists mostly ridiculously pricey or not very balanced list . Decor very beautiful . Had...More

Thank Sinned2
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I've eaten here many times and the food is usually quite good. Certainly better than any of the other sushi restaurants in town but that doesn't say much as they are awful and don't qualify as sushi. Now they have changed the rice it no...More

Thank bajapoppa
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Where do I began? Tasteless watery salad, imitation crab meat on the sushi, shrimp tempura sushi which was mostly all rice. Needed a magnifying glass to find the shrimp. The special shrimp with Gorgonzola sauce was way too heavy... to top it off the tempura...More

Thank rsakita
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Six of us went to Nicksan for supper. The restaurant is a lovely atmosphere. The menu has many choses. We had very nice servers who attended to us immediately. We were servered our drinks. They had special margaritas made with blackberries that evening. The appetizers...More

Thank jjengram
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Just awesome. Creative dishes great taste great service. We had a couple of bottles of wine so that drive the price up some but overall it was good bang for the buck. We all left full

Thank Cliff W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Las Tiendas de Palmilla local 116, San Jose del Cabo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  San Jose del Cabo
  • Phone Number: 144 6263
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