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345 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 4745993
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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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173 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my 19 year old later Saturday and we both loved it, the quality of the food is 100% as is the service, I can't see why anyone would complain.We really enjoyed watching the tapanyaki Chepstow do his thing from our table in the main restaurant...we ended up leaving food behind as they gave such big portion sizes. We... More 

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Thank Lisa O
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32 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

The spicy chicken noodles are delicious; very large serving and very good price. The staff were all very friendly and the eating area was very clean and nice looking. A must try when in Dunedin.

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Thank Cameron D
Upper Hutt, New Zealand
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171 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Popped in for dinner and so glad that we did. Very friendly staff, fast and excellent service and great food. We had the mixed starter platter to share, so yummy. I had the Unagi Don (grilled and marinated eel with rice), very tasty, no veg though, so ordered some stir fry mixed veg in soy sauce, which was also very... More 

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Thank Charmaine182
Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Really good Japanese food. Teppan beef fantastic, sushi and sashimi both fresh and good. Nice and friendly staffs too. We had a good dinner there. Love it.

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Thank CyberainSG
Dunedin, New Zealand
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Great place to take kids for Teppanyaki show. Reasonably priced food and plenty of it. Kids platter was excellent value. The chef was very entertaining, throwing eggs, bowls of fried rice and flicking omelette across the grill. Service was friendly although patchy. Desserts arrived while we were still eating mains. No offers of drink refills. Food was pretty good although... More 

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Thank SouthernDuo
Dunedin, New Zealand
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107 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Been here many times and as always the food and service are excellent. Clean, friendly and fast service always with a smile.

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Thank Steve M
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42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

This was the first day on our South Island trip and not a good start on food, but the good thing was to alert us on choosing the right place to eat afterwards. This was also the only place we didn't use TripAdvisor to check before we eat during the whole two weeks holiday time. So we made a mistake... More 

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Thank Frank N
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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198 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

I've been here many times and been quite happy but this time the experience was poor at best. Their method of taking orders was 'haphazard' with several people being missed forcing them to call back the staff to place one-off orders. The courses came out sporadically so while one person was on their second course another hadn't had their first... More 

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Thank BBB-MLJ
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015

We had a fantastic selection of bits and pieces. Every dish was delicious. The dressing on the tetaki beef salad is wonderful.

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1 Thank JessiOllie
Wanaka, New Zealand
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187 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

Whilst the decor and room is not appealing the food is good as is the service. We have had lunch and dinner there and both were good, we particularly enjoyed dinner. From the sounds around us so were the mainly university students having dinner.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 George Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 4745993

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?