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Kappa Japanese Restaurant

36 The Mall, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-441 1423
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tempura” (28 reviews)
“sushi” (38 reviews)
“blue fin tuna” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
36 The Mall, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 271 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The quantity is so small compared to the price it charged. Nice food. Small restaurant. We need to eat in food court after the dinner.

Thank markchanchan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At the end of my Cental Otago wine tour, I asked my guide for one recommendation for dinner in Queenstown for my last night. Since he had lived in Queenstown for 15 years, I figured he might know a thing or two about the restaurants...More

Thank Kate L
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Extremely over priced. But well executed food. Value for money not so good. Great service and atmosphere.

Thank 739chris1976
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We called in for lunch food was good place was tidy and staff very friendly. Limited menu but what we ordered we enjoyed reasonably priced.

Thank mrspux
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

The place looked a little shabby a fresh paint , good scrub and some freshening up of the decor would help- lack lustre. Especially given prices where not great value . Tables very close together fine if you want that . We had nice friendly...More

Thank MadsenCo
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic little Japanese restaurant on the 1st floor above the pedestrian road in Queenstown centre. Very accommodating for the kids requirements and had beautiful and fresh sashimi which we all loved. Definitely will be back when next in Queenstown.

Thank R0YST3R
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Chose here for dinner and we were impressed! Amazing fresh food, especially the sushi (as good as the sushi I've had in Japan!). Everything was delicious, good variety on menu including options if you're not sure about Japanese food e.g chicken. Good sake & beer....More

Thank Carley C
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We were looking for a Mexican restaurant. Somehow, as we arrived in front of the door, we saw another door, so discreet, and we decided to give it a go. We climbed the stairs, and there it was, a cosy little Japanese place, very nicely...More

Thank Alexandra R
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This place was so good. Wasn’t sure what to expect but it was well executed food with great service to back it up.

Thank NickODea
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

I caught a flu bug while I was in Queenstown and was craving for hot soup. Chanced upon this Japanese restaurant at level 2 of the mall. Order a pipping hot miso soup and another soup with clams. I was so pleased with it. My...More

Thank qmoWW
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Jenny D
5 March 2016|
Response from Jan R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, definitely book, as it's a very small restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 The Mall, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-441 1423
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