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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Japanese, Sushi, Asian

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Visited here with friends & family. Was delighted to find they served bottles of Suntory Malt beer which is a favourite. Food was excellent - we sampled fresh sushi, tuna, sizzling pork, gyoza & one of the best seaweed salads I’ve had. Lovely staff &...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Isisshaw17
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Ponsonby Road has plenty of Japanese restaurants and thankfully they are all a little different. In this case what Yuzu lacks in atmosphere it makes up with in food. We were here on a Saturday night and surprisingly it was relatively empty. The Bibimbap was...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Kotuku20
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Food and service was quite good, but I was surprised that only a couple of dished wound up being nearly $100. Authentic Japanese food.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Rastus_B
Reviewed 31 May 2018

some fantastic friends of ours took us to this little Japanese restaurant as we were visiting Auckland. it's tiny, but perfect tiny. the food is exactly what you expect from a non-fuss Japanese restaurant. we were impressed when our friends ordered for everyone and the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank satori99
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Came here for lunch, we ordered a 'bridge' shared for 2 people. Really fresh seafood, crispy tempura. The sushi wasn't real sushi, so we just picked the fish off and left the rice. The crispy fried chicken was tender, but sickenly sweet. $56 for the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank KyothuD
Reviewed 11 January 2018

We sometimes come here for lunch but last night went for my wife's birthday. It was a great evening with very very fresh sashimi, fab gyoza and a really nice sukiyaki with really good quality beef and great depth in the broth. Also the ambience...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Tried this place as we couldn't get a table at a Japanese restaurant down the road, was so glad the other place was booked out, as this place was excellent. The food was authentic and fresh, and we are very particular about our Japanese food....More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank nemo88
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

My friends recommended this restaurant for its food atmosphere and service. We were not disappointed it was fantastic, a small restaurant with a big atmosphere, portions were generous and the quality of the food was fantastic. It's a restaurant I would go to anytime, if...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank keithg547
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We walked in late 29th Dec. Ordered a meal for 2 with a few starters. Delicious assortment of food and well worth a visit.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank RegJ_13
Reviewed 10 December 2016

A tasty Japanese restaurant with a wide menu to suit all diets. We had a vegan with us and there was still plenty of choice. Feels like a local bistro, Japanses style, and there seemed to be plenty of locals there. well worth a visit

Date of visit: December 2016
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