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Jizo Japanese Cafe and Bar

) #72 of 275 Restaurants in Dunedin ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
56 Princes Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-479 2692
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“sushi” (44 reviews)
Opens in 7 min
All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
56 Princes Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 138 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jizo has been my top sushi restaurant since way back, the teriyaki chicken sushi was top notch with immense flavours. The recent renovations has taken Jizo to the next level with a great vide and delicious menu.

Thank FamousDecs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food can't fault it, however they only have 1 highchair, considering many people take their toddlers, babies, children there I don't understand why they don't purchase more highchairs. My daughter has had to leave and not eat there with her wee man as the...More

Thank wendy m
mattty01, Manager at Jizo Japanese Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Wendy, were glad you enjoy your meals at Jizo!! You will be happy to know we have now purchased another highchair for our restaurant, so hopefully this shouldn't be an issue next time👌 Cheers, Jizo Management.

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

The food was really great and very reasonably priced. It was a busy Saturday night and the queue for ordering and paying for your food was long. You also have to stand in the same queue to pay the BYO charge before they will give...More

Thank Channon R
Reviewed 2 June 2017

By far the best restaurant in Dunedin. It's affordable, has a huge selection of food, awesome staff and the food is to die for (especially the sushi balls). Yep, the line to order can be pretty long at peak times but that's just a sign...More

Thank Kbds75
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I selected this restaurant for anniversary with my boyfriend , however it was a disappointed experience that we have ever never had. Environment: small and noisy, not Japanese style Food: nothing special. And the plate was dirty, no tableware prepared on table Stuff: that is...More

Thank Zhao Y
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Manager was very lovely to our group of 12 however the lady at the counter was very rude and abrupt to all of us. Great food and good prices

Thank Sophie B
Reviewed 20 May 2017

This restaurant is very busy but can always get a seat; very comprehensive menu, teriyaki chicken and Don particularly good. Great value for money

Thank Suzanne1064
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Jizo please review your ordering system! We came here with a group of 12 for dinner. Jizo confused three of our orders and inisited it was our table's fault for ordering incorrectly. Because you order and pay before your meal arrives they had no incentive...More

Thank Courtney J
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Very close to the Octagon. The restaurant was busy when I came in for lunch. The staff seemed to be efficient but lacking customer care which was okay because the place was packed. I recommend sitting upstairs which has a more peaceful atmosphere than downstairs....More

Thank robert_the_third
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I'm biassed as I think I'm addicted to their Tempura vegetable Udon, but their other dishes are fresh, simple, tasty and very good value. Decent wine and beer selection, but the rice tea or Sake are probably better choices.

Thank MobileKiwi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Princes Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-479 2692
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