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Miyazu Japanese Restaurant

27 Nile Street West | Trafalgar Square, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-548 2299
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“yaki” (7 reviews)
“sushi” (18 reviews)
“miso soup” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
27 Nile Street West | Trafalgar Square, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here a few times in the past and it has unfortunately gradually gone down hill! There is no longer any sort of a show at all from the Tepanyaki Chefs and the food quality is far what it has been in the...More

2  Thank Warickjones
Reviewed 5 June 2017

It was a Friday night and we were the only three at the Sushi bar. The Sushi chef Masa was great suggesting the best deals and making sure the waiting staff saw to our needs.More

Thank IanMortimer
AlexanderSiebentritt, Manager at Miyazu Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Dear IanMortimer, thank you very much for taking the time to leave us your review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dinner with us. Miyazu Japanese Restaurant truly captures the flavours of Japan with the freshest local seafood. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure what happened to the restaurant. The last time we dined it was absolutely stunning. The chef (willz) was amazing. Friendly. Knowledgeable and very welcoming. The new chef needs more training. He kept talking about his sushi cafe's in nelson. Felt like there...More

8  Thank Michaelhope
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Went there with some family to celebrate my parents 50th wedding anniversary. We had two people in their 70's, my brother and I in our 40's, my brothers wife (vegetarian) in her 30's, and my son - who is 8. So a broad spectrum of...More

2  Thank kiasusee
AlexanderSiebentritt, Manager at Miyazu Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Dear kiasusee, thank you very much for taking the time leave us your review. We are delighted to learn how much you and your family enjoyed your evening with us. Teppanyaki truly offers something for everyone, and what a great way to celebrate such a...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

First of all we were told how busy they were and to order everything straight away. The restaurant was not full but the sushi bar was in front of the kitchen area. The actual fun sushi bar was on the other side of the room....More

2  Thank inspire a
Reviewed 9 March 2017

went with y partner and had the freshest sushmi at the bar. The staff were very attentive and nothing was a problem. The daycore needs to be done up and is very dated.More

Thank foodiesandwine
AlexanderSiebentritt, Manager at Miyazu Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Dear foodiesandwine, thank you very much for taking the time to leave us your review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us and I will share your comments with our team. we look forward to welcoming you again soon. Best...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

'Dinner and Show' at the Teppanyaki table is one of the best places to bring our visitors to Nelson and this visit was no exception. The food is always tasty, healthy and filling and the chefs are entertaining.More

Thank BruceFarquhar
AlexanderSiebentritt, Manager at Miyazu Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Dear BruceFarquhar, thank you very much for taking the time to leave us your review. We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your time with your guests at teppanyaki, a truly unique dining experience in our sunny region. I will pass your encouraging...More

Reviewed 21 January 2017

We loved our chef Tae Woo. Not only was he an amazing chef but also a great entertainer. He was happy to share his knowledge with his collection of specialty knives and how best to sharpen them. We really appreciated the extra time he took...More

Thank HopewellLodge
Reviewed 6 January 2017

we do love Japanese food and this was the reason to visit Nelson and it was sooooo worth it! Fantastic food and service, probably ordered too much, next time would pass on the Karaage as too fried, but otherwise, it was really really good. Wish...More

Thank Leeanne65
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I took my Mum here on the last night of our family Christmas visit to Nelson. I'd been before a couple of years ago and was impressed then with the food quality, service and Teppanyaki dining experience. Often, a second visit doesn't...More

Thank GeribellesPad
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Nile Street West | Trafalgar Square, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-548 2299
  • This restaurant is at Rutherford Hotel Nelson
Description
An authentic Japanese restaurant offering an array of delicious choices, using the freshest local seafood and highest quality local produce, from the sushi and sashimi bar, the teppanyaki or the a la carte menu. At the sushi and sashimi bar you can watch your chef prepare your meal using only the freshest ingredients. Enjoy the entertainment of the teppanyaki grill where you are almost part of the cooking experience, or for a quieter meal choose to dine from the a la carte menu and enjoy traditional flavours and service.
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