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“Sushi train cookai”

Cookai Japanese Restaurant
Ranked #378 of 1,225 Restaurants in Christchurch
Price range: $15 - $25
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed 9 January 2023 via mobile

Such a fun way to try new sushi and Japanese items on this sushi train! Grab a plate of anything you like or see! Thanks for joining me for this experience my friends! Something new I havnt done before 😍 definitely a do it again!!

Date of visit: December 2022
Thank mystiknz
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Reviewed 21 September 2020

we had dinner here it was very nice tasty and fresh and a big variety they even had desserts the timarasu was yumm i had 2
very reasonable prices as well
well worth going
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Date of visit: September 2020
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Thank sandraharper63
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Reviewed 6 September 2020 via mobile

Have visited this restaurant a number of times now - the food is always a highlight. You can take items from the train or order from the menu.

My only complaint is that some of the waitresses are a little slow (younger woman who stands at the bar, but is out of line of sight) and do not observe when patrons need assistance. Maybe a light/buzzer on the table could help with service.

Will keep returning, as good prices, quality food and seating.

Date of visit: August 2020
Thank kimmramor78
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Reviewed 4 July 2020

The restaurant is modern and very spacious. Good location right in the centre of the CBD. Sushi is average. The rice is a bit hard. And the sushi tends to stay on the conveyor belt a bit too long.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Thank gboal2
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Reviewed 23 May 2020 via mobile

Unfortunately didn’t have the best experience. The food on the train was cold, and the food we did eat wasn’t the best. Read the other reviews which seem to point out that if you go when it’s busy it’s better. We went when it was quiet. Still disappointing as same standards should apply not matter what. We were excited for Sushi Train as have had amazing ones in the past, but this one was a miss.

Date of visit: May 2020
Thank 388madelinew
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