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Japanese Kitchen WA

92 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
+64 6-345 1143
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (17 reviews)
“octopus balls” (5 reviews)
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
92 Victoria Avenue, Whanganui 4500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Awesome feed lots of taste. Asked for a recommendation and the guy said everything is amazing. I took that as a good sign

Thank Dan Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely Saturday night meal at this restaurant. We arrived without a booking, but it was early and they found a place for us. Most of the tables were booked for later times and the place soon began to fill up. The menu...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have visited this delightful little restaurant tucked away in a charming arcade on three occasions - and been impressed every time. The food is top notch, tasty and well presented, the staff is polite and welcoming. For such an excellent restaurant perhaps a more suitable...More

Thank anuann
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner with a friend - walked in off the street without a reservation and were seated promptly - had a choice of outdoor or indoor seating. The menu was varied and interesting with a nice mix of proteins and vegetables. Ordered quite a large...More

Thank MTAnderson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited for dinner while my parents were at the Ten Tenors. That meant we had lots of time to spare, so we enjoyed ordering a range of small dishes in succession. We noted that online reviews were good but still weren’t...More

Thank MrsPkl
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner for eight people , including a toddler. They have high chairs and provide a special cup and plate for my grandson, which he loves. The service is always attentive and kind and the food...! I love the broccoli and the...More

Thank marianne a
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Went with a group of friends and found the flavours in the food very good, service was also top notch, thankyou...

Thank David-Carol005
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We went to Japanese Kitchen for lunch on a cold day after reading tripadvisor reviews. The food was fresh, my partner ordered a cooked meal which was delivered to us in good time. Clean quiet atmosphere with above excellent service. Would recomment!

Thank Roza B
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

The location being down a wee laneway and the surroundings made me feel like like I was in a quaint Italian restaurant which strangely added to the enjoyment of our meal here. It felt decidedly romantic. The service was swift and friendly ... it couldn't...More

Thank Raewyn P
Reviewed 5 March 2018

A great restaurant for a family get together. We ordered a variety of dishes and all shared and tasted what others ordered. You have a choose of buying alcohol at the restaurant or bringing your own.

Thank Kathleen H
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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, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 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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