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Ikoi Japanese Restaurant

#647 of 8,928 Restaurants in Singapore
Certificate of Excellence
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401 Havelock Rd | ,, Singapore 169631, Singapore
+65 6887 3788
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is always yummy, and the quality of the sashimi great. There is always a difficulty getting any last minute booking, so book early to avoid disappointment. They would give us a private room because we always go in a big group. Always a pleasure.

Thank Pamela L
1 review
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Service is almost non-existent. Servers tell you the food is coming but it doesn't.. Next moment another server tells you you have no more order

Thank Tan T
Cebu City, Philippines
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90 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

This was our second time to visit here and this time around service was pretty bad. Our first round of orders was not even served and we were way ahead of the other tables and they were getting their orders already. We didnt bother asking were our orders where but instead we ordered again. They did arrive but awhile later.... More 

Thank mojojoie
Fairfield, Connecticut
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Clean pleasant good sushi and tempura. Get a booth for full experience. Went on a Sunday for brunch and not too crowded. But hear otherwise during regular hours. Book ahead

Thank ajcricket
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74 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

My friend recommended this place and brought me and 2 other friends to try. We booked last minute so tables were no longer available but luckily we still had counter seating. The restaurant is small but cozy and has the vibe of an authentic Japanese restaurant. Some appetizers and our hot green teas were served immediately when we sat down.... More 

Thank Isaiah K
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51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This place offered one of the freshest sashimi buffet albeit limited variety. If you have a big appetite for sashimi and Japanese food, then you will be able to offset the buffet cost. As dinners are always at the restaurant's peak, orders and service can be slow. Coupled with a time limit to your dining experience, with limited seating &... More 

Thank clevech
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Visited restaurant on 30 Nov, 2016. Been there several times with friends. Its buffet spread never fails to impress. Had the freshest sashimi. Serving was generous. Service was commendable. The ebi tempura and maki were yummy. The yuzu sorbet is out of this world. All in all we thoroughly enjoyed our meals at each visit. Cheers to the restaurant for... More 

Thank mwong1307
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76 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Saw the recommendation on hungry go where, and read some review that is always crowded and need advance reservation but it does not turn out to be that fantastic. For $38 buffet dinner sound good deal, but is only just ordinary japanese food nothing to shout about. The sashimi serving look generous, the tempura was tasteless, the shisamo fish not... More 

Thank Margaret S
Level Contributor
7 reviews
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This is the first time we had our regular get together at this Japanese restaurant. It was Alacart buffet. The spread was very good indeed. For the price it really value for money. As all of us were there for the first time, we left the choice of dishes to the manager. All the dishes served were above our expectations.... More 

Thank George A
Singapore, Singapore
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88 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner to celebrate my daughter's birthday. The sashimi is fresh and served in big portions. We loved the yellow tail, tuna and salmon. The sword fish is a tad hard for my liking. My girls loved the Ebi tempura, Chawan mushi, satzuma imu (fried sweet potato) and salmon skin temaki (handroll). The tebasaki (grilled chicken wings) is not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Havelock Rd | ,, Singapore 169631, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore
  • Phone Number: +65 6887 3788

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?