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Nijo Castle Japanese Restaurant

39888 Balentine Dr, Newark, CA 94560-5365
+1 510-657-6456
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good38%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“sushi” (12 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
39888 Balentine Dr, Newark, CA 94560-5365
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

Nijo Castle in Fremont is a long time establishment and they put forth a quality dining experience. We don't often choose Teppanyaki as a dining option, but for a special occasion, it is a solid option. Among the dishes we experienced were the Seafood Delight,...More

Thank Glenn M
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Have a dinner with my friend on a weekday evening. In general, it is a reasonably good Japanese restaurant with good quality of sushi, bento, and food. The price is kind-of mid range and the service is okay. The restaurant is big and there are...More

Thank Edward-A A
Reviewed March 21, 2018

Very good food and a fun place to go. The service is good. I've never had to flag down a waitress. Love the sauce and they give a decent amount. I usually have a bit of leftovers. All in All I like Benehana's but this...More

Thank Laura44442014
Reviewed March 10, 2018

I had only a quick lunch there. The extensive menu is a "challenge" and makes it hard to choose. Sushi is very good. Fish slices are thicker cut and super fresh - as expected

Thank Joe K
Reviewed January 10, 2018

Huge Place - came in here for Sushi towards the end of December. Ordered a boat and a side order of Uni. Was kind of taken aback when the waitress reminded me about the price of the Uni order even though I was pointing to...More

Thank DannyD1548
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Our Engineering Director took a group of about 12 of us out to lunch a couple days ago. This was one of our favorite places when many of us worked together at a previous company. It is still a real nice place for a good...More

Thank John S
Reviewed August 21, 2017

Can't believe this place got 4 stars on Google reviews. That's what led me to have lunch here while staying at the Doubletree hotel next door. Big mistake. The food here was so disgusting that we didn't finish any of our dishes-- The ingredients in...More

Thank dat0da
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

This is a huge Restaurant with lots of choices for seating from a sushi bar to Japanese booths to regular tables. Menu is huge. It's nice because the sushi is described inn the menu for both in and outside the sushi, something I'd never seen...More

Thank pglaw
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

I went here for my son's birthday. We were planning to go to the other side where they cook in front of you. But it was full. So were seated at regular table. The wait was not that long before we were seated. Food: Udon...More

Thank cris s
Reviewed April 10, 2017

I love Teppan dining and Nijo Castle has not disappointed me yet. Teppan dining is where the chef cooks your meal right on front of you. Benihana style. Nijo Castle also has a sit down dining room if you do not want the Teppan experience...More

Thank Roberto L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39888 Balentine Dr, Newark, CA 94560-5365
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 510-657-6456
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