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Kohan Restaurant

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8 Sh, Lake Tekapo 7945, New Zealand
+64 3-680 6688
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (85 reviews)
“bento box” (51 reviews)
“salmon” (107 reviews)
Opens in 11 min
All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
8 Sh, Lake Tekapo 7945, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 702 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Considering the population of Tekapo, the place has as many Japanese as Japan (jj). That probably is the reason why the restaurant is good. It is not too expensive either.

Thank Penh1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been travelling for 2 weeks...so far I have been eating western culinary both in North and South Island. In Lake Tekapo not visiting The most wanted Japanese Food is a mistake. I know Kohan restaurant which is located within City Center and very...More

Thank MSukrisman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is amazing here, staff were really friendly and genuinely got excited if you said you liked the food. We saw several staff bending over backwards to ensure families with small children were enjoying themselves and we even saw them helping to cheer up a...More

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food are relatively cheap & tasty. But remember to make reservation as it always fully book. A must try food is SALMON and something cannot be missed.

Thank Haylane K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Terriyaki Chicken Don was so good. The steamed rice is the point and they did a very good job. Must try.

Thank Gen55555
Reviewed 1 week ago

A local recommended Kohan for dinner, and we certainly weren't disappointed. We weren't super hungry but we ordered a few dishes to share. The blue cod tempura was out of this world - light, crispy batter and the most beautifully cooked, tender juicy cod. The...More

Thank BBs_Mrs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch recently - lunch with a spectacular view! The food was delicious, we had chicken katsu and teriyaki salmon. Also enjoyed the chocolate fondant for dessert - quite unique!! Definitely will return next time we are in Tekapo!

Thank rebeccaw892
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our Japanese friend in Queenstown recommended going to Kohan for Salmon don and salmon sushi because salmon is the only thing produced in Tekapo. So we had both salmon don and salmon sushi there. The salmon was fresh and tasty. It's worth going.

Thank 730kittys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered takeout for four adults, there was a big line to order but it was worth it. We ordered the teriyaki chicken, salmon, sushi pack and venison - all were delicious. Initially we thought the portion sizes were small but were enough for four...More

Thank JrodNos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food - very busy though so recommend booking. Authentic food attentive service and good selection. Would go again for sure

Thank Mel C
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sarah w
2 March 2017|
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Response from vincentlau | Reviewed this property |
yes they do but mainly for people who didnt make a reservation and couldnt wait for 1hr for a table, they were forced to do takeaway. if u know u r gonna be there, no harm in making a reservation and securing a table at... More
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Hay Y
13 September 2016|
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Response from WattleFun | Reviewed this property |
Hi please contact the restaurant direct
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Sh, Lake Tekapo 7945, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Mackenzie District  >  Lake Tekapo
  • Phone Number: +64 3-680 6688
  • E-mail
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