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59 Jalan Gaya | Kota Kinabalu Lama, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
+60 88-230 582
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good51%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (12 reviews)
“ramen” (2 reviews)
“salmon” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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59 Jalan Gaya | Kota Kinabalu Lama, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 16 January 2018

It was our first time to Nishiki, the main draw was the tonkotsu ramen that they now serve at the restaurant. There used to be a Yamagoya Ramen along another section of Jalan Gaya that serves tonkotsu ramen too, but ever since that restaurant closed...More

Thank alshane
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Fined at the first right long table after entrance. Orders 6-8 dishes. Food came in timely fashion , servers were good in terms of basic service standards and their English language proficiency. Food was ok , perhaps the best available in the city but I...More

Thank yusufyaran
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Just had my lunch today at Nishiki Japanese Restaurant, Kota Kinabalu. This is the oldest Japanese Restaurant that is still open until today. Always chose this little restaurant because of Quietness, Peaceful & of course tasty menu. Always went with their Set Lunch. Still taste...More

Thank Frank8789
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had a variety of food - the appetiser filled with generous portions of fresh crab meat (complimentary), garden salad, sashimi moriawase, yosenabe, soya ice cream - and thoroughly enjoyed all of them. We could taste the freshness of the ingredients used. The thick slices...More

Thank Exceeding_Joy
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Great quiet ambience in a hidden corner of the banking district in the CBD, this oldest Japanese restaurant in KK serves authentic Japanese cuisine true to the spirit and culinary passion of its founder, Mr Nobu. It is a world away from the mundane mainstream...More

Thank Rayyap
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Since they've changed owners, the quality of the food has dropped tremendously. Nothing taste the same

Thank geri3787
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Genuine delicious Japanese food.The set lunch s excellent value and the macha ganache was excellent.

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Went for a date at the restaurant and everything is just nice as the service is really good. You can feel the Japanese essence just by having your dinner there.

Thank kizaki p
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The restaurant is a walking distance to Hotel Eden 54. The ramen prices are moderate but the Sashimi price is quite expensive. I compared the food price with KL, their price is more expensive. A simple chicken rice can cost RM10.

Thank tingjin
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

After a long day traveling we wanted to eat somewhere quiet, calm and reliable. Given that Kota Kinabalu is known for its seafood, a Japanese meal, having come across Nishiki by chance, sounded good. The miso soup was nourishing and warming as it ought to...More

Thank AntSydney
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Jalan Gaya | Kota Kinabalu Lama, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Sabah  >  West Coast Division  >  Kota Kinabalu District  >  Kota Kinabalu
  • Phone Number: +60 88-230 582
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