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Addington 8011 136 Moorhouse Avenue, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 20 4199 9666
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sushi” (22 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Addington 8011 136 Moorhouse Avenue, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

Easily the best sushi in Christchurch. Always really fresh with around 30 different flavours to pick from. Salmon and prawn options are especially good. Reasonably priced too.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank iiish
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Visited here after hearing some really good reviews and the food was delicious but for a vegetarian there isn’t a lot of options.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank RebbecaH1
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Great sushi for Christchurch, which is not renowned for its sushi. Finally a great choice. Interesting flavours constantly made fresh. Efficient pleasant service and parking . Great

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Cookster_11
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Although this is a late post, I went to Mugen during their opening week. The food displayed was amazing. It was exceptionally hard to choose an item as they all looked delicious. I have been back a few times since, great food, good service and...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Nigel D
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Mugen offers a great range of single sushi pieces and hot meals along with good coffee. The sushi is always fresh and the business is always busy but fast service ! I live the unlimited free Ginger to !

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank AshleighR220
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Hands down the best sushi in the city. Lots of range and always fresh, very nice place to eat too. I just wish the new high street one had the deep fried chicken sushi!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank hkma120
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is a wee treasure on one of the main avenues which frame the Christchurch CBD. I have ridden past this spot so many times without knowing Mugen was there. My eldest daughter has become a regular and was keen for me to visit. Walking...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank 218tkot
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Best sushi in Christchurch. Always fresh. Friendly staff. Would highly recommend. They don't mind if you bring outside food in for kids.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank rachel6062017
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Great selection of dishes and all were delicious. Very fresh and good atmosphere. I would definitely recommend to all

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank hidez_12
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Have eaten here a few times. Always enjoy the high quality fresh and tasty sushi. Great presentation. Their coffee is pretty good too.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank chchtravellers
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Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Addington 8011 136 Moorhouse Avenue, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 20 4199 9666
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Mugen is Christchurch's premium pick your own sushi restaurant. We offer over 30 varieties of sushi alongside a menu of donburi and hot noodles. Drop in for a lunch or after work, eat-in or takeaway. Our sushi platters make for great office lunches and catering. You can find us at Mugen, 136 Moorhouse Avenue.
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