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100 Wellington Street | Freemans Bay, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
+64 9-376 7104
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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100 Wellington Street | Freemans Bay, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

My friends, my wife and business colleagues all love this restaurant so I ended up going 3 nights in a row Probably the best Japanese food for its quality and medium price range. Service and staff great, menus are varied and everything is in pictures...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank keithg547
Reviewed 3 November 2018

A lovely mid-week catch up with a friend. Great range of menu options including vegetarian. We shared 6 dishes between us, which was plenty. Friendly and prompt service. Looking forward to next visit!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank laksatwist
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

This place was a local reccomendation by our Air b and b host when we stayed in Auckland. Despite arriving quite late at night we were served and not hurried. The food was excellent, the menu is designed to promote buying 2 or 3 main...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MissMinAdelaide
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

I invited the love of my life for a spontaneous Japanese dinner, and what a feast we had. The menu is huge, so is the sake and beer selection, the waiters are friendly and helpful, and we felt almost like eating at family- we had...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank DrKimbel
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

I used to come here with friends before hitting the town since it was BYO and affordable and delicious. Many years have passed but we still come here every now and then and it still delivers on taste, value for money and a neat casual...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank KiwiNZtraveller787
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended and indicated it has typically a Japanese clientele, so thought it would be good for sure. And oh yes, it was packed when we arrived and we had no reservations, but they accommodated us at the counter, which was great as...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank bossings
Reviewed 11 July 2017

If you love good japanese food you must try Nishiki Freemans Bay. It's not a flash looking place but the food is always great and the flavours amazing. Excelllent value and delicious!!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank angiej499
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

If the restaurant had not been recommended to us we would have turned around at the door. The decor is very tired and lacks atmosphere. The food, however, was good. The service is really designed to share dishes. So if you order your own you...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Tabatha1998
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

That was 4 years I haven't come to nishiki. I remember they are good, all my friend love to come here and like theirs food, very Japanese, but now, food quality is changed, taste terrible, I will never come back again, so disappointed.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank venooo
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Terrific Japanese place that thankfully doesn't follow the vogue of sushi places. More like a local town restaurant than a fancy designer joint & all the better for it. Great selection of dishes to suit all tastes, veggies, carnivores, young & old. As with most...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Kevin J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$100
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Wellington Street | Freemans Bay, Auckland Central, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-376 7104
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