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Kai Japanese Restaurant

68 Manning St, Kiama, Kiama Municipality, New South Wales 2533, Australia
+61 2 4233 2886
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi” (23 reviews)
“gyoza” (10 reviews)
“tofu” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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68 Manning St, Kiama, Kiama Municipality, New South Wales 2533, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well presented, fine welcome and service. Food was a delight to eat as we chose food we do not usually eat

Thank Darryl H
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

I have very high expectations when it comes to sushi. I have 2 excellent places to compare to. We had a dinner sitting. The service was good, not great. Food was above my expectations so that's pretty good. Price is fair too. The slow cooked...More

Thank Denny S
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Service was ok, like they weren’t overly excited to be serving us. Food was good, wine selection ok. I think this is the 1st Japanese restaurant I’ve attended that bring you soy sauce out in little dishes, it felt weird having to ask for it....More

Thank Shalpalsgal
Reviewed 29 September 2018

There’s really only 1 “Japanese” restaurant in Kiama and this is it, unless you’re willing to dine in a takeaway sushi place in the shopping centre in town. The food is fine but it’s definitely not classic Japanese.

Thank Heartspunk
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Staff were pleasant and efficient, room is quite tightly packed with tables. The meal was ok, but no more than that. No ambience Expensive

Thank HKinsey
Reviewed 16 September 2018

The food, staff and location were fabulous. The restaurant is a cafe layout, but don't let this put you off. The experience was wonderful. We loved our visit to Kiama and would recommend this restaurant for a great night out to anyone who enjoys lovely...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We had one of the best sushi at this restaurant. Nothing fancy or extravagant, but rather really good fresh fish. Can highly recommend it!

Thank Felix R
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Magnificent menu comprising cooked and raw offerings.Susi and sashimi plate is so fresh. Karage chicken and age dash tofu are deep fried offerings that are really delicate. There is something for everyone at this restaurant Also BYO

Thank SydneyBabs
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We are not normally Japanese food people but the food here is absolutely beautiful. The chef has put together an outstanding menu at a very reasonable price. Do not miss it!

Thank mrrickis
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We are new to the area and frequent this restaurant very regularly. Food is delicious, fresh and great value for money. Service is friendly, quick and efficient. Cannot recommend more!

Thank Cassielou13
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29 April 2016|
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Yes licensed, you can bring bottled wine only
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:45 PM
11:30 AM - 9:45 PM
11:30 AM - 9:45 PM
11:30 AM - 9:45 PM
11:30 AM - 9:45 PM
11:30 AM - 9:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Manning St, Kiama, Kiama Municipality, New South Wales 2533, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Kiama Municipality  >  Kiama
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4233 2886
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