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Japanese Kitchen WA

92 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-345 1143
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (16 reviews)
“bento box” (7 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
92 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Impeccable service by friendly staff. Food cooked perfectly. Very nice night out and pricing acceptable. I recommend the salmon sashimi

Thank Krysandra T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a really lovely, tasty meal. Would definitely visit again. Food was fresh and staff were very friendly and helpful.

Thank elizturn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really tasty authentic wholesome food. V good menu. In the avenue so handy to most venues. Good portion size. Good service.

Thank toskaryan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came upon Japanese Kitchen by accident, and have since been a few times. It's a pleasant, busy atmosphere with a good variety of choices and plenty of vegetable options for a reasonable cost.

Thank LazGekko
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great, the staff were engaged, the environment is average, but you are there to catch up and have a good meal. You will not be disappointed at all. One of the best in wanganui which struggles restaurant wise

Thank David D
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The welcoming staff made our evening even better. This was probably the fourth time I have dined here and the food has always been served beautifully and tasted devine. A real asset for Wanganui, thankyou.

Thank argyle2
Reviewed 11 October 2017

A friend and I visited this restaurant for lunch yesterday. I had read about it on Trip Advisor and reports were good so we were looking forward to our lunch. Service was great - we were given a friendly greeting, and the person taking our...More

Thank Funforgin
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The restaurant is somewhat "hidden" from the main road, you have to look carefully at the sign above what seems entrance to a shopping arcade. Inside it is clean, quiet and friendly. Staff are welcoming and helpful and the selection of food is good for...More

Thank silvia_frisia
Reviewed 22 September 2017

I went here for lunch and it was amazing! To start with the restaurant was so welcoming and friendly, and positioned in such a lovely spot. A lovely young man served us and he was so kind to our table, such amazing service! The food...More

Thank Tash O
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely looked the Japanese Kitchen! Had a lovely night with the family! The food was beautiful and the staff were lovely and helpful! Such a nice atmosphere! By far the best restaurant I've been to

Thank TrishBarkley
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Questions & Answers
30 June 2017|
Response from PRICIE | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, ha I'm not 100% sure, but think is Wanganui. Don't know why it even came up, probably a typo! Greta restaurant though!!
10 January 2016|
Response from JapaneseKitchenWA | Property representative |
Hi We close on Monday and BYO Wine is available Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Whanganui
  • Phone Number: +64 6-345 1143
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