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US$10 - US$51
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Japanese, Asian, Grill, Contemporary
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Vegetarian Friendly
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All reviews seafood beef prawns fried rice ice cream salad delicious food great dinner service was excellent new zealand chef miso menus
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Reviewed 10 July 2021

Been here many times and sometimes a bit average service. Lunch Friday. Prawns tempura forgotten. Long delay. Sashimi was poor. Thick slices, thin slices and no consistency. Asked for tuna and salmon. Got two tuna’s and one salmon. Not what we asked for. Was very...cold till heating was turned on. Mix up with the seafood supreme ended up with both of us getting same dish even though Sue had asked for a chicken lunch dish. Will look for other alternatives.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 15 April 2021 via mobile

Great atmosphere, and amazing food. We went with a big group and there was something for everyone. Recommend the degustation type set menus ( six to choose from).

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 23 February 2021 via mobile

I went here with my friend for a Sunday lunch. It has to be one of the best Teppanyaki I have had. Excellent food and lovely place to be.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 24 January 2021

What a lovely lunch to celebrate the end of 2020. We both had the tempura and beef teriyaki lunchbox. It was all very tasty.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 22 January 2021

Been here several times now. Food always superb, staff very attentive, teppanyaki displays fascinating the watch and the chefs are very much part of the fun experience.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 7 January 2021 via mobile

Superb Japanese food with views outside Tuesday at 6:30pm lucky to get last booking as this restaurant was fully booked! Service exceptional Had seafood set menu , excellent food and price Highly recommended

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 31 December 2020

We had high expectations but were told when booking that the teppanyaki tables were full. This meant that we missed the entertainment that goes with the teppanyaki. Initially our waitress was helpful, but she got our order wrong and when dishes arrived that one of...our party couldn’t eat for dietary reasons & her mistake was pointed out she became very rude & ignored our requests for water and dumped the food on the table. The food was superb & the duty manager dealt with the error in the order.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 8 December 2020

Visited this place for the first time on Sunday evening and was pleasantly surpised as I never knew it was there. The menu and meals were overall good but there was some concerns with the seafood that we ordered as some of it was overcooked...and a little dry which was disappointing with this type of cooking. Great location and atmosphere but some of the dishes were a little disappointing.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 23 November 2020

Great Japanese restaurant with fresh and delicious food and style, lots of choices on menu. My favorite pick was ‘special roll with eel’ but everything was amazing. Really loved the plum wine for a drink.The restaurant was busy on Sunday night but service was excellent,...out waitress Sunny handled her job very well and created a lovely atmosphere. The only thing that we would add for a perfection is for food to be served for a table at the same time because while I was waiting for my starter -my partner was finishing his already and the same was with the mains. Otherwise it was definitely a great dinner , highly recommended and looking forward to come back again .More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 3 November 2020

My family and I (6 of us with 2 under 6) made a booking with no expectations. We had the most amazing time. The chef was amazing, the food faultless, the children were accepted and treated well. This has been by far the best teppanyaki...we have had in new Zealand by a long shot. I will be back 100%More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Amaterrace Teppanyaki is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5