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Industry Zen

104D Customs St West | Viaduct Harbour, Auckland, New Zealand
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (22 reviews)
“blue fin tuna” (4 reviews)
“seaweed salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
104D Customs St West | Viaduct Harbour, Auckland, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 202 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been at this restaurant two times and we get the feeling that it must have changed hands. Some meat dishes we were served were would have better been served to a cat. Don’t waste your money.

Thank 513hughm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is perfect for larger groups looking for a fun night out and don't mind a bit of noise and revelry. The food was fantastic and plentiful and so well priced. It has a rustic, Japanese setting and the staff add a bit of...More

Thank Haastman
Reviewed 6 September 2018

This was our second visit here. We arrived at about 8.45pm and there was only one other table there. The place lacks some ambience really. We were just stuck in the main walkway and there is no privacy as such. The food was good but...More

Thank AucklandWiz
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We were a small group of 4. The service and atmosphere was good. good. Several choices for vegetarians - the vegetarian dumplings are to die for. Towards the end of the evening, drums were being played and then the curtain opened between the restaurant and...More

Thank Vegetarianfoodcritic
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Went last night with a large group from work. The restaurant is lovely with authentic wooden furniture and a relaxed format. The appearance of the food when its presented is amazing as you would expect with Japanese food. Where it lacked was customer service. The...More

Thank thepaulharper
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

We had a really great dinner with plenty of drinks. Several vegetarian options in each category, the grilled tofu and vegetables were delicious.

Thank portiaking
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Lovely service, nice interior and some of the best japanese food I have ever had. The chicken karage and beef tataki were standouts!

Thank Karina C
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Decided to come by for dinner since it was in the area we were meeting. Once we got there we were seated and given ample time to look over the menu. We decided to order a few things to share. Most of the food was...More

Thank Acineto
Reviewed 23 April 2018

the service is really fast and efficient, maybe a little too fast. The presentation of the food is spectacular. I found the tempura vegetables average, but sushi was absolutely fabulous.

Thank piebrpwn
Reviewed 20 April 2018

We've been here since Industry Zen opened - maybe 10 years. We live 300 metres away and eat out a lot. We have always enjoyed the fabulous food, the excitement of innovative presentation and lovely staff. Tonight: new menu, and a shocking meal. The sashimi...More

Thank MichaelEM
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Questions & Answers
5 December 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Keith G | Reviewed this property |
Yes it’s always around 7.30am and they introduce you to the Chefs makes a great event
Christine P
13 May 2016|
Response from gl0betr0tting2014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes Industry Zen do take bookings. I recommend booking your reservation so that you are still dining around 8pm. As this is when they introduce the chefs of the kitchen.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104D Customs St West | Viaduct Harbour, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: 3070936
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