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Masu Restaurant

90 Federal Street, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-363 6278
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sashimi” (103 reviews)
“black cod” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
90 Federal Street, Auckland, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 648 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went for dinner on Friday night, we booked 5 days in advance and were told they had set seating and time frames for tables. We booked for 6pm and were seated quickly. It should be noted that if you don't get there on time...More

Thank Hypnoticmuse
Reviewed 4 days ago

Staff were lovely!! Had the vegetarian set menu which was also lovely. My friend said it was traditional Japanese. Sake was nice. Went for my birthday and at dessert they bought me a plate with happy birthday written in chocolate with a candle. That exceeded...More

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came to Masu with some friends, was a great atmosphere. The food was amazing, seafood so fresh and the best sushi I've ever had

Thank Shazsid
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took advantage of "Food Months" $55 menu and was not disappointed, indeed would have paid much more for such and excellent meal and service. The Chef's nigiri selection of salmon, tuna and snapper was a great introduction but soon surpassed by the silky smoothness of...More

Thank Tykedownunder
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's unusual in Auckland to be let down by any Japanese restaurant and Masu is no exception. We were there for a family birthday, four adults including two seniors. It pays to book (very easy on line - with a phone reminder)- as we neatly...More

Thank BOBCATNZ1960
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Japanese Restaurant. This was our second visit for lunch, the food and the presentation was outstanding and the service excellent. A bit pricy.

Thank Vippeople
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My review could have gone either way. Had several good experiences at MASU and the food is always amazing. On the previous visit I got to try a new menu, this time we had a slight hiccup with service which to the credit of Vincent...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cool spot great people watching. Awesome cocktails. Food was good but expected more from everyone's raves. Having said that the pavlova with tamarillo dessert and the crayfish tacos were delicious

Thank FussyMussy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were celebrating our wedding anniversary and for the special occasion I chose Masu. We Were greeted with a congratulations - Made us feel very welcome. Our waitress Naomi was most attentive and explained everything clearly to us. We had the set MASU SHOMI MENU...More

Thank Tania L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Masu on a busy Saturday evening and the 3 of us were seated directly at the sushi bar. Although not seated at a table we quite enjoyed the view of the sushi chefs delicately preparing the many sashimi plates going out that night....More

Thank EdwardsNZ
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Response from lcksyd | Reviewed this property |
yes, the fish dishes are halal
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Yes it is right next to it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
Monday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Federal Street, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-363 6278
  • E-mail
Description
"A passion for flavour and dedication to detail" Welcome to MASU, the exciting Japanese robata restaurant and bar located in the Federal Street dining precinct. MASU brings atmosphere, passion and a contemporary twist to the traditional robata style of cooking over an open charcoal grill. My philosophy is simple - use fresh local ingredients, enhance the natural flavours of each dish and let the food speak for itself. This pure approach to cuisine is reflected in our clean, natural decor. Add to this a lively, informal atmosphere and you have a beautifully bold and dramatically different style of Japanese dining in the heart of Auckland. Nic Watt
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