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Katsura Japanese Cuisine

71 Mayoral Drive | Grand Millennium Auckland Hotel, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-366 5628
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (9 reviews)
“miso soup” (6 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
71 Mayoral Drive | Grand Millennium Auckland Hotel, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What a treat. Staying in the Grand Millennium Hotel and having a fabulous Japanese restaurant in the hotel. Katsura is fabulous, teppinyaki meals or dine a la carte. We had a late dinner just before closing and were treated to tempura oysters, kingfish, salmon, tuna...More

Thank Crete_Ohope
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Celebrated my wedding anniversary with my husband here and was completely blown away with their services, food and lovely ambience. The seafood were amazing, so fresh and yummy. The hot food selection is great but we did experience the teppanyaki chef’s grumpiness when we lined...More

Thank Glyn H
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Located in Auckland CBD Mayoral drive Millenium hotel, it is a Japanese style buffet style, good for family, friends, lovers and business. There are many kinds of food and delicious food, and it is possible to book as Group guest. Korean woman manager who is...More

Thank bosspark
Prianka P, Marketing Coordinator at Katsura Japanese Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Bosspark, Thank you for taking your time writing a review about your recent stay at Grand Millennium Auckland and about Katsura Japanese Restaurant. We are pleased to read about your wonderful experience at Katsura. Our Katsura buffets are perfect for a group as it...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I love their entire restaurants and menu. Definitely a place to impress. The staff were wearing Japanese costume the whole set up were very modern and welcoming and yet very Japanese. Try their salmon dish, wallah. Dessert were outstanding. Parking can be a pain though.More

Thank Rose S
Prianka P, Marketing Coordinator at Katsura Japanese Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Dear Rose S, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about Katsura Japanese restaurant. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience here at Katsura. We do our best to make you feel like you are in a traditional...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We appreciated the quality and quantity of all the courses of food, ambience, interaction of the chef and staff. Kids' set meals were also appropriate and generous plus the offer to pack up leftovers so we could take them away with us. We will definitely...More

Thank lmnop_12
Prianka P, Marketing Coordinator at Katsura Japanese Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Dear Imnop_12, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about Katsura Japanese restaurant. We are very glad to read that you enjoyed your experience here at Katsura. We pride ourselves in our high standard of food and we are glad that you...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

We had our young niece's one year old birthday party here. I have to say this is by far the best buffet in Auckland. Top box to the duty manager Grace, she made us so welcome and believe or not, our birthday girl's name is...More

1  Thank Xiang X
Prianka P, Marketing Coordinator at Katsura Japanese Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Dear Xiang X, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about Katsura Japanese restaurant. We are very pleased to read that you had your niece’s first birthday here at Katsura and you enjoyed it! Thank you for the positive review! Our team...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice meal enjoyed here The food was presented very nicely, and tested great Awesome service also!More

Thank TaylorGraceSmith
Prianka P, Marketing Coordinator at Katsura Japanese Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Dear Taylor Grace, Thank you for taking your time writing a review about your recent visit at our Katsura Japanese Restaurant. We are pleased to read that you had an enjoyable experience dining in at our authentic Japanese restaurant. Our team do their best to...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

I came here with my 2 managers, we ordered 18 piece sashimi, 2 types of gyoza, prime wagyu scotch fillet, karaage chicken, and soft shell crab. The flavors were good and we presented very well. But the price was crazy, there is a Japanese restaurant...More

Thank Glyder69
Management response:Responded 20 September 2017

Dear Glyder69 Thank you for taking your time writing a review about your recent visit at our Katsura Japanese Restaurant. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed your experience at Katsura by trying some of our favourite dishes. We pride ourselves on offering a...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Ate here last week as we had a voucher for the Bento Box lunch. Beautiful food and great service. Highly recommend.

1  Thank Twinky1974
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We came here as we were staying in the grand millennium. I am not a seafood eater and this was also the second time I had ever had proper Japanese food. I was very impressed the tambura vegetables were to die for and the teriyaki...More

Thank Sarahroseconroy
Management response:Responded 25 July 2017

Hi Sarahroseconroy, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about Katsura Japanese restaurant. We are pleased to here that you enjoyed your experience at Katsura. Our Japanese dishes are authentic and we do our very best to cater to all our guests...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$42
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Mayoral Drive | Grand Millennium Auckland Hotel, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-366 5628
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Grand Millennium Auckland
Description
Enjoy a front-row seat at Katsura as our talented chefs prepare your meal in front of you with the exciting and highly visual techniques of Teppanyaki-style cooking. You can indulge in a variety of authentic Japanese cuisine, including fresh sushi and sashimi. A night of fun and good food at Katsura may just turn out to be the highlight of your stay at Grand Millennium Auckland Hotel.
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