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Ken Yakitori Bar Anzac

) #221 of 1,890 Restaurants in Auckland $$ - $$$ Japanese, Asian
55 Anzac Avenue | Auckland City, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-379 6500
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good29%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“yakitori” (22 reviews)
“skewers” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
55 Anzac Avenue | Auckland City, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviews (65)
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boss took us about 8 people for work dinner on Sunday night. They did welcome us well and cool friendly customer service. It was my first visit and I hadn't had Yakitori for so long since I came back from Japan last Oct. The...More

Thank jpaklnz
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Very good Yakitori, The Ken special 5 Skewers Combo is excellent value and very tasty. Good for a quick snack or a late night supper.

Thank NZArtful
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Good food, authentic feel, value for money. Not a bad place to stop by when strolling in downtown Auckland. Service is hectic, but then you don't go to this kind of places expecting Savoy-style pampering.

Thank Ana Paula L
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Awesome food, good atmosphere, nice staff. We went there by chance and was a really surprising experience!

Thank DouglasPriester
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Ken Yakitori has been my favourite little escape from the world since opening, way back, perfect food, perfect atmosphere, basically everything perfect. Every time I've been which is normally 3 to 4 times a month I walk out with the biggest smile. However tonight was...More

Thank Kori M
Reviewed 10 March 2017

came here for dinner with my mrs last night, the place is absolutely packed, were lucky to get a table right away. we waited a while for food but it was very busy at the time i arrived. been here many times, food are always...More

Thank iquiax
Reviewed 17 February 2017

A group of mates and I went out to Yakitori Kens on a Saturday night. The place was packed and the atmosphere was as any yakitori bar should be. Lively, active and noisy. After all these years, Ken still has it. Unfortunately Ken san was...More

Thank Clever Brown
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Stumbled across this busy little Japanese restaurant on our recent trip. Excellent, affordable Japanese street food & beers.. Highly recommended

Thank Rich_CMelbourne
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I actually live close to this restuarant and walked past it dozens of time, was intrigued by the atmosphere and the fact that there's always people there and finally went myself the other night. I was not disappointed, even as a vegetarian. It's fun to...More

Thank Swimchickk424
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Ordered take away on a Friday night at around 10 and sat at the bar waiting for my food. It was busy! Service was friendly and prompt. The two guys behind the counter were really on top of it (I love the greeting they shout...More

Thank sunfun101
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 22
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 01:00
Monday
18:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 01:00
Thursday
18:00 - 01:00
Friday
18:00 - 01:00
Saturday
18:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Anzac Avenue | Auckland City, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-379 6500
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