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Shinobi Sushi Lounge - CLOSED

43 Vivian Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-381 4990
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5 Aug 2012
“Addition to my previous review”
21 Jul 2012
“Great fresh sushi. Innovative twist”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
43 Vivian Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 August 2012

I wanted to add a little correction to my last review. Shinobi *does* give refills on their delicious hot green tea (try the genmaicha - it's very good). Jeremy and his team will take good care of you. This is one of those rare restaurants...More

Thank smalljude
Reviewed 22 July 2012 via mobile

Great ambience and a neat twist on sushi. Recommended if you keen for a light meal and a little something different

Thank 23,535
Reviewed 18 July 2012

I was craving some fresh sushi and sashimi so had dinner here for the first time last night and was not disappointed. The atmosphere was relaxed but intimate and the service very good. The sashimi was delicious, the green tea was perfect for a cold...More

Thank Bec_and_Wanch
Reviewed 11 July 2012

Had dinner here again last night. Always walk away happy. Recommend sitting at the bar where you can see your food being made. We ordered quite a bit! - Fish Cheeks: nom - Chuck Norriss Roll: nom - Green Room: nom nom - Eel Nigiri:...More

Thank Jakepret
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Visited my daughter & family. If you would think of the earth as a big apple, NZ is at the bottom and Italy is the stem. Makes no difference whether I go east or west, there is still a 12 hours time difference. And Italy...More

Thank artibabe
Reviewed 20 May 2012

Surpisingly nice experience. Not your standard sushi, but a nice trip through the Japanese kitchen.

Thank HansenNienke
Reviewed 6 March 2012

As a long time sushi lover (10 years in LA will do that to you!) I'm really glad we have Shinobi as our 'local'. Last night they had a guest chef and we had an excellent omakase experience (the chef chose what to make for...More

Thank smalljude
Reviewed 8 February 2012

This restaurant serves the most exquisite sushi. Go and find out for yourself.

Thank satch58
Reviewed 26 June 2011

This is the best sushi in town. Freshly made in front of you with a wide range of fresh fish available. I love the big eye tuna nigiri. Good selection of drinks and excellent cocktails - thoroughly recommend for a fun night out.

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  • Address: 43 Vivian Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-381 4990
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