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€€ - €€€Japanese, Sushi, Asian
24 Orchid Ave | Shop 13 Lido Arcade, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5538 7816
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“miso soup” (5 reviews)
“chirashi” (3 reviews)
“fresh sashimi” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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24 Orchid Ave | Shop 13 Lido Arcade, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place serve sushi on a belt. Other menu includes bento, rice set, udon. The food is not too bad and the restaurant is cosy. Overall pretty average.

Thank David O
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

It’s one of my favourite ‘hole in the wall’ Japanese places to eat and I’ll drive far to get there! It’s always delicious and cheap

Thank Ashley G
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

If you are a person like me, just appreciate the food, never judge by it decoration and view. This is the one you must try.... again you can't compare to other Japanese restaurants in Japan or HK/Taiwan (this is Australia). Sushi is not bad, tempura...More

Thank Breakfour20170802
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This quaint, tiny, cafe found in an arcade connecting Surfers Paradise Boulevarde and Orchard Avenue, serves flavoursome Japanese food. The seafood on the day we dined was fresh and the portion sizes, generous. The tempura cuttlefish was so tender, it needed no chewing at all....More

1  Thank Janelle D
Reviewed 27 July 2017

As we have a group of 7 person, we need to call and book advance to get a table. The food price is reasonable and the portion is good too. I have sashimi with rice and it is fresh. The staff here is friendly.

1  Thank fewGoodman
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Felt like i was back in the alleyways of Hong Kong. Bento box was great. Doesn't look flash just laid back with delicious fresh food at a great price.

1  Thank HKkerry
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Amimoto has the freshest fish you will ever eat! In touristy Surfer's Paradise it is a breath of fresh air: authentic, quick and reasonably priced. I had the California thick roll, tuna roll, tuna sushi and prawn sushi. The tuna is amazing- melts in your...More

1  Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This is a hidden gem, so glad we stumbled upon it. I had the mixed raw fish bowl with sushi rice and it came out looking so fresh and actually really pretty! Tasted great too. It was a generous serving and really great value. It's...More

Thank katietietie
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Been there the first time, couldn't order sushi or sashimi because they said it was 7:30pm and they closes at 8:00pm, then 5 mins later the waitress said kitchen closed no order taken because it was TOO LATE?! What, An hour till closing time is...More

1  Thank Thelocalresidence009
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Very odd setting - and very non gold coast décor, which made it more fun... free tea and water. Book as it is tiny - just down laneway off Cavill Ave, food amazing, Sushi set great Sashimi with great miso soup. $94 for five of...More

Thank MmacMmac
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Orchid Ave | Shop 13 Lido Arcade, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5538 7816
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