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Shinji by Kanesaka

) #180 of 9,182 Restaurants in Singapore ₹₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
76 Bras Basah Road | Lobby floor, Carlton Hotel, Singapore 189558, Singapore
+65 6338 6131
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“omakase” (46 reviews)
“sushi” (128 reviews)
“tuna” (18 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
76 Bras Basah Road | Lobby floor, Carlton Hotel, Singapore 189558, Singapore
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Reviews (284)
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1 - 10 of 238 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Very good sushi served at a counter or in small private rooms. Expensive but the quality of produce is telling. 1 michelin star is a fair rating and this is easily one of the top 3-5 sushi restaurants in Singapore.

Thank Dominic L
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Special night if you like Sushi as we do as we made our way through the tasting menu and then more. Beautifully prepared, served and accompanied with sake and wine.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Despite many high end Japanese restaurants in Singapore, and the many hype and stars associated with them, I felt that Shinji is the one that still sets the standard of Edomae sushi. It is a pure culinary experience. My wife and I visited the restaurant...More

Thank tobeslo
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

i have dined at Shinji at Raffles 3 times before, so on invitation of UOB Bank, I have my dinner this time at the Carlton location. I was reminded by my bank manager it's a $300 pp dinner menu, so I look forward to another...More

Thank chung1954
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Oshino-san was in his element, whipping out seasonal highlights with his affable personality & adorable wife as chief waitress clad in a brand new kimono, apparently from material given by her mum. Food was as usual sublimely exquisite. More seating capacity also meant higher din...More

Thank fwlim
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I love Japanese food so I decided to treat myself when I was working in Singapore (why not?). Shinji seems to offer two sittings for lunch and the restaurant is very intimate with seating around the bar so you watch the chefs work. Perfect. I...More

Thank Caroline R
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Had the omakase for 2. Every sushi/dish tasted great. Definitely worth the experience. Ended the omakase with the best melt in your mouth uni rice ever!!!

Thank cforchanel
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Best Sushi restaurant in Singapore, period.. Having tried a number of popular sushi restaurant (be it with michelin stars or not), this one takes the crown for Singapore best at this Raffles hotel branch. Get the sushi counter and make advance reservation. And go for...More

Thank D_Kailua
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Really good sushi restaurant and great service. We had the Edomae menu which had 15 sushi options with a hefty price tag of S$220. The sea urchin and chutoro were particularly excellent, but the horse mackerel could be better and the temperature of the rice...More

1  Thank Meng Yang N
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

If I could give a sushi restaurant 10 stars this would be the place --innovative tasty and as much as you can eat in one meal. Best sushi I have had anywhere on the globe

Thank BusinessTravel1856
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 60 - US$ 360
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Bras Basah Road | Lobby floor, Carlton Hotel, Singapore 189558, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Downtown Core
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Core
  • Phone Number: +65 6338 6131
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Raffles Hotel Singapore
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