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Nippon Inn

124 Charminster Road, Bournemouth BH8 8UT, England
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“sushi” (80 reviews)
“black sesame” (6 reviews)
“udon” (6 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
124 Charminster Road, Bournemouth BH8 8UT, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I eat in these restaurant with a friends and we really loved our lunch! I asked a katsu don, it was delicious! It's an authentic restaurant with a lovely staff.

Thank Lucia G
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Best sushi in town. Been here several times for dinner, always good food and service. Lots of choice on the menu but the sashimi is a must. Definitely recommend.

Thank Rich D
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We had lunch her a while ago and it wasnt very good - maybe down to us not eating sushi as recommened by the hosts - our chicken dishes with rice and noodles were not very tasty and warm rather than hot - also had...More

Thank mikemp
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Had lunch again there last weekend, with my 9 year old son, my wife, my 23 year old vegetarian niece and her boyfriend. We all loved it, there really is something fantastic for all tastes. Best Japanese restaurant in the area and the best I've...More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

So this place was recommended by many friends. So my boyfriend and I gave it ago.. and we were not disappointed. We sat in the window where you can sit on the floor with cushions . Although cushions could have been more full for comfort...More

Thank Siobhan B
Reviewed 16 September 2017

The Nippon Inn has a really extensive menu, and wine list. The interior is very authentic, and the staff very friendly.

Thank mariaabc2015
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, super friendly staff and great prices! The staff were able to recommend dishes so we didn't over or under order, and the food was fresh and extremely tasty. My search for a decent sushi place in Bournemouth is over. I can't wait to...More

Thank allyb86
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We love this place ,visiting about four times a year . Best Sushi and sashimi in the area . The daily specials are always good . Sensible pricing , great service and thouroughly recomend .

Thank Christina W
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely catsu curry, breaded cheese and some soup. Friendly staff and very reasonably priced! Will definitely visit again 😁

Thank SimonPurbeck
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

A little tip: always take the today's special. It is sure to be fresh and delicious :) thursday and friday better ;) the braised porc is amazing, ebi fries and french fries as well!

Thank 990leap
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Charminster Road, Bournemouth BH8 8UT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
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