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Niji Express

51 rue d Italie, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
+33 4 42 26 14 74
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
18 Dec 2015
“Good food but HORRIBLE service, smelly restaurant and non-existent tea”
12 Nov 2015
“Best Korean BBQ in Aix”
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Korean
€€ - €€€
51 rue d Italie, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 18 December 2015

I want to start by saying that we've been several times in Japan and this is in no way a Japanese restaurant, since service and reception is the most important part of a restaurant. Plus the owners/ waiters are not Japanese. We just came back...More

3  Thank chandraviolin
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

I've been there several times in the last few years, the Korean barbecue always have been delicious! The meat is of great quality and very thinly sliced, and the sushi are fresh and made in front of you, as it should be :-)

Thank Bertrand R
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for a change this is the place. The California roll was delicious and so was the Oki dish with miso soup and skewers. I wish we would have ordered more sushi as it looked too delicious and fresh to pass up....More

Thank divingisfun2016
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

As a solo diner I was awkwardly told to sit in a certain sit and no other in a row of four. No problem. Japanese rice crackers were offered as an aperitif and as soon as I put one in my mouth over came the...More

1  Thank Kabler
Reviewed 6 November 2014 via mobile

Very good authentic Japanese food made freshly. The excellent service and intimate nature of the restaurant make it an excellent choice

Thank Mary E
Reviewed 2 October 2014

We passed by this restaurant on our first night in Aix-en-Provence, but could not eat there because we did not have a reservation and the restaurant was small and full that night. We booked for the next night and were pleasantly surprised by the quality...More

Thank Toogreat
Reviewed 3 May 2014

The best meal I had while visiting Aix. The Food was so fresh and tasty, and reasonably priced. Portions are fairly big for the price I paid, and yet the quality is excellent. Do try their tempura ice cream, truly good ending to a lovely...More

Thank Zwj
Reviewed 20 January 2014

The sushi is super fresh and tasty, and the desserts are delicious, go for the Banana Beignets. Great experience in Aix!

Thank Roni G
Reviewed 4 August 2013

A very good menu for the price. Sushi and sashimi delicious. Fresh fish and well cooked soups. Friendly and good service. Atmosphere and toilet a bit poor.

Thank FrancescoGiu
Reviewed 3 July 2013

Great food, great service. Small restaurant so need to book. Menu is varied so there's something for everyone. Went there with my parents, my father wasn't enthused by my decision to go Japanese, now this is is the only place he wants to eat in...More

Thank Mandyfrance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:45 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:45 - 14:15
18:00 - 21:30
11:45 - 14:15
11:45 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:00
11:45 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:00
11:45 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 rue d Italie, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Aix-en-Provence
  • Phone Number: +33 4 42 26 14 74
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