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Hatsuhana Japanese Restaurant

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Seaworld Drive, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5591 0028
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SA
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62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here for a family anniversary dinner and not only is the service great but the food is amazing, Highly recommend this restaurant

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Thank Rebecca W
Annabel H, Secretary at Hatsuhana Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Thankyou Rebecca W, so pleased you had a wonderful anniversary dinner. The Hatsuhana is certainly the restaurant to choose, for that to happen. More 

Gatton, Australia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing experience at Hatsuhana tonight! The restaurant manager greeted us and ran us through some of the most amazing food I've ever tasted! 100% you have to go!

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Thank Danh201
Annabel H, Secretary at Hatsuhana Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Thankyou Danh201, our Restaurant is Award Winning, so pleased you enjoyed the whole experience when you dined. More 

Melbourne
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Whilst the food was good (agadashi tofu, sashimi, and fried chicken) the teriyaki steak cooked medium was juicy and tender but the service needs some work. The head waiter was polite to my male companions. Bill was difficult to split due to credit card surcharges. I won't be in a hurry to return with other amazing surrounds so close.

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Thank Tamara B
Annabel H, Secretary at Hatsuhana Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello Tamara B, I am very surprised with your review regarding the service you received, this is very out of character for this Restaurant. I am glad you enjoyed the food and we do hope you reconsider and return again one day. More 

Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the Seaworld resort with family and while kids were in kids club one evening, we decided to try out this japanese restaurant for an ala carte dinner. We started with a sashimi moriawase and the dish was tastefully presented with fresh tasting ingredients. Then came the chawan mushi which was steamed to perfection and followed by mains tempura... More 

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Thank Sulee_11
Annabel H, Secretary at Hatsuhana Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello Sulee_11, thankyou for the review. The Hatsuhana Menu and service is outstanding and great that you appreciated all the dishes and chance to experience dinner while the kids were in kids club. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We had dinner last week and they were able to put us in with short notice. Dinner was great with good portion. Sushi and sashimi were great with the seafood/rice cooked in hotpot the highlight of the dinner. We will go back again next week.

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Thank robert n
Annabel H, Secretary at Hatsuhana Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello robert n, thankyou for the review. Our Hotpot is a favourite dish of many of our guests and the Sushi and Sashimi are very popular as well, great portions and the quality of these dishes is superb. More 

Gold Coast, Australia
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We went there for Saturday dinner. We rang them in the morning on that day for booking. It was so luck that we got the last seat. They have nice early bird menu. It is great for families. Their meals are excellent. We really enjoyed our dinner there. My 8 year old son got the kids meal which came in... More 

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Thank Naomi S
Annabel H, Secretary at Hatsuhana Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello Naomi S, I am pleased you managed to dine in the Restaurant. They do book up very quickly, especially on weekends, so do recommend guests book in advance so as not to be disappointed. More 

Brisbane Region, Australia
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41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The Teppanyaki bar was fantastic, the chef was fun and made the preparation of food so exciting, our 7 and 9 year old boys had the best time - catching omelette in their mouths and rice in bowls! The food was delicious and very resasonable!

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Thank Cath G
Annabel H, Secretary at Hatsuhana Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello Cath G, The Teppanyaki is definitely a great experience for guests and children do love the show. We hope to welcome you back again soon. More 

Brisbane Region, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

One main was late. Didn't notice at first as all busy talking and drinking. When everyone was nearly finished their dishes, waitress comes over and says the chef has started making it now....way too late, and no apology, which was surprising. In the end the sashimi/sushi dish I ordered was too expensive for what arrived late. We complained and didn't... More 

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Thank dukkha66
Annabel H, Secretary at Hatsuhana Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello dukkha66, thankyou for your feedback. The experience you received, is very out of character for this restaurant, the service and standards are usually impeccable, along with the quality of the food. More 

Ipswich, Australia
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Family dinner: 2 - 70 yr old: great food: great service ; great atmosphere Very friendly Professional

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Thank Reg V
Annabel H, Secretary at Hatsuhana Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Thankyou, Reg V, for your feedback. Our Family Banquet is very popular for all ages to share as a group. More 

Gold Coast, Australia
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Dined a la carte on NYE at this long established Japanese Restaurant at the Sea World Resort before heading into Surfers Paradise for the Fireworks. First visit for my son, second for me after a long absence.Excellent food - high quality and tasty - my son had Miso Soup to start, we then shared a Fish Cakes entree, I had... More 

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Thank TravellerForever18
Annabel H, Secretary at Hatsuhana Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello TravellerForever18, thankyou for your review. Our Award winning Japanese restaurant certainly excels in both food quality and exceptional customer service from the team. We are glad you had a wonderful dinner on New Years Eve and do hope to welcome you back again this year. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seaworld Drive, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5591 0028
Description
Indulge in an amazing dining experience at Sea World's multi award winning Japanese Restaurant, Hatsuhana, featuring delicious authentic Japanese cuisine.

In addition to teppanyaki, you can choose from an array of popular a la carte dishes, sushi and a delectable selection of Japanese fusion hotpots and tantalising western and Japanese desserts.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?