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Nippon Inn

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Charminster Road, Bournemouth, England
18:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 16:00
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Sun 18:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sun 13:00 - 16:00
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We came on a whim. My wife is Japanese and so often 'Japanese' restaurants in the U.K. are a let down for her. Not so with Nippon Inn. We were both really impressed with the quality of food and service. It's very reasonably priced and everything we ate was spot on. The team made a real fuss of our daughter,... More 

Thank Samurai_J
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing service, food and atmosphere. Definitely recommend, can't wait to come again! The food was excellent, great veggie options as well.

Thank rosielitt
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is brilliant. Excellent, quick service. Great price and selection! We have been coming for the last 5 years!! Here's to many more!

Thank Elizabeth J
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I decided to go and eat as we had heard so much about it, and we were not disappointed. The food was absolute amazing!! The sushi was sublime and tasted very fresh, so much so that I had a four portions. Plan on heading back this month for a mini celebration and I'm really looking forward to... More 

Thank Halo D
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

This is our local sushi restaurant and it's actually ok. The offer is a bit limited but it's quite authentic and reasonably priced. The decor is basic but the restaurant is popular with the local Japanese students so advisable to book. They offer all the usual sushi, maki rolls etc but nothing too exotic. Worth a visit.

Thank PeterCharon
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Great place to eat. All the times I have been I have enjoyed and the restaurant has a nice atmosphere.

Thank britt190
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The staff were very nice, the place itself was Japanese looking although a bit shabby and the food was ok. I've never had Japanese food before and I found it dreadfully bland. The best way to describe the whole experience is to liken it to a mid-week dinner of pie and chips in front of the telly. Nice enought but... More 

Thank Terry H
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant. Chicken Katzu Curry and Udon were both really tasty. Would recommend booking in advance!

Thank Vivek S
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Remember to book in advance since the restaurant is small and fills up pretty quickly! The food itself is wonderful and very affordable. However on both of my visits the staff have been slightly rude, nothing too terrible and completely worth it for the food.

1 Thank Jacqueline S
Poole, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Really enjoyed eating here, the selection of food was varied and something for everyone. A small step in, which for my wheelchair was not that much trouble, and staff happily helped hold the door. Seating quite spacious. Ordered three different dishes and , one being a large share dish with drinks still under £30 Definatley visit again .

1 Thank alienrobocop

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
13:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Charminster Road, Bournemouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?