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Minami Sushi Bar & Restaurant

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126 Stuart Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-477 9596
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Ghent, Belgium
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

You'll pass by and think it used to be a good restaurant and now they turned it into a Japanse place. But you'll have the best sushi ever. They're friendly, you have to order at the bar en pick your drink yourself out of the fridge. My table was a bit sticky. But when I good my food everything was... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Agadashi tofu is our reference dish when dining at a Japanese restaurant - the fry on the skin on the tofu, the texture and flavour of the tentsuyu and the choice of garnish - it speaks volumes about the chef and the philosophy of the restaurant. We were immediately impressed with the light crunch on the skin and the depth... More 

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Thank Damion M
Brisbane, Australia
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Fresh sushi, beautiful yakisoba and agedashi tofu were just amazing. The sushi was made by order and agedashi tofu had the best texture. We will definitely try the banquet next time

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Thank dessi_adhi
Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Tried to order a set menu for two and wanted to substitute salad with equal value. Was not possible! We ordered something of a lesser value instead. The portions were small, it was not enough (none of us three is a big eater!), fish was substituted with chicken without announcement! Service did not come back to table to check, we... More 

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Thank tekohune
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53 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

I popped in for lunch, enjoyed it so much I returned the next day. Teriyaki chicken the visit, which was very nice, but the next day had the chicken karage and green salad, with a side of deep fried tofu. Had four large pieces of thigh meat perfectly cooked with a nice oyster / mayonnaise sauce. Really enjoyable. The tofu... More 

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Thank asf051
Taichung, Taiwan
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

The food is not bad, but their service makes me feel unwelcome. I was uncomfortable in every minute I ate my lunch in this restaurant. I don't recommend it if you expect a happy atmosphere.

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Thank Candice W
Christchurch, New Zealand
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65 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Nice little Japanese restaurant. Quick service and good food at great prices. Thoroughly enjoyed Japanese cocktails range. Would return and recommend to anyone looking for a hassle free Japanese dining experience.

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Wanaka, New Zealand
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122 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Enjoy coming here when I'm in Dunedin. Fresh and delicious with friendly staff. Great beers and sake. Easy to find. Until next time.

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Thank ActionAdventurer
Ventura, California
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188 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

I got the Minami Special and my wife got a sushi bento and it was really good. I had so much food but finished it all because it was tasty. Also got the Agadeshi Tofu and Miso Soup. Good sushi and Japanese cuisine in the town center.

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Thank John S
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82 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

The food was great in taste and for NZ standard, I think it's worth the price. The waiter and waitress were friendly. WiFi was working smooth.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Stuart Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-477 9596

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