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Ken Yakitori Bar Anzac

) #208 of 1,913 Restaurants in Auckland ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Asian
55 Anzac Avenue | Auckland City, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-379 6500
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“yakitori” (22 reviews)
“skewers” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian
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55 Anzac Avenue | Auckland City, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were unable to visit our first choice restaurant which was fully booked so we went to Ken Yakitori's place feeling disappointed. However our mood quickly changed as the food here was really great and reasonably priced. We had seats at the bar which at...More

Thank jjkenco
Reviewed 27 June 2017

My boss took us about 8 people for work dinner on Sunday night. They did welcome us well and cool friendly customer service. It was my first visit and I hadn't had Yakitori for so long since I came back from Japan last Oct. The...More

Thank jpaklnz
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Very good Yakitori, The Ken special 5 Skewers Combo is excellent value and very tasty. Good for a quick snack or a late night supper.

Thank NZArtful
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Good food, authentic feel, value for money. Not a bad place to stop by when strolling in downtown Auckland. Service is hectic, but then you don't go to this kind of places expecting Savoy-style pampering.

Thank Ana Paula L
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Awesome food, good atmosphere, nice staff. We went there by chance and was a really surprising experience!

Thank DouglasPriester
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Ken Yakitori has been my favourite little escape from the world since opening, way back, perfect food, perfect atmosphere, basically everything perfect. Every time I've been which is normally 3 to 4 times a month I walk out with the biggest smile. However tonight was...More

Thank Kori M
Reviewed 9 March 2017

came here for dinner with my mrs last night, the place is absolutely packed, were lucky to get a table right away. we waited a while for food but it was very busy at the time i arrived. been here many times, food are always...More

Thank iquiax
Reviewed 16 February 2017

A group of mates and I went out to Yakitori Kens on a Saturday night. The place was packed and the atmosphere was as any yakitori bar should be. Lively, active and noisy. After all these years, Ken still has it. Unfortunately Ken san was...More

Thank Clever Brown
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Stumbled across this busy little Japanese restaurant on our recent trip. Excellent, affordable Japanese street food & beers.. Highly recommended

Thank Rich_CMelbourne
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I actually live close to this restuarant and walked past it dozens of time, was intrigued by the atmosphere and the fact that there's always people there and finally went myself the other night. I was not disappointed, even as a vegetarian. It's fun to...More

Thank Swimchickk424
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 22
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
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Open Hours
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
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18:00 - 01:00
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18:00 - 01:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Anzac Avenue | Auckland City, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-379 6500
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