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Kushi Yakitori Bar & Japanese Restaurant

73 Williams Esp | Floor 1, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“sashimi” (27 reviews)
“yakitori” (41 reviews)
“skewers” (17 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
73 Williams Esp | Floor 1, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a delight to find such high quality Japanese food with fantastic service and very reasonable prices in Palm Cove. Our party of three enjoyed the okonomiyaki (perhaps the best we have eaten anywhere), agadashi tofu, vegetable tempura (incredibly crisp and light), white fish sashimi...More

Thank DreasyDrops
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We ordered pork dumplings and prawn spring rolls to start, both of which were very tasty. For main, I had six skewers (yakitori) that we're all excellent. My wife had chicken teriyaki and my daughter had the nigiri selection and they both really enjoyed it....More

Thank MLS11
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate twice at Kushi during our recent family holiday to Palm Cove. Everyone found something they really enjoyed. The Karage Chicken was a hit with the kids and the Sashimi was delicious and fresh. Certainly recommend ordering a selection of Yakitori to all share...More

Thank travellinghoneybee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very enjoyable evening. The food, the service, the ambiance was just right. Seafood tempura was excellent. Glad we found this little gem!

Thank Lynn E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We sampled a variety of dishes. Very traditional fair. Please note that Japanese food is about simple tastes and freshness. It’s not about powerful flavours, but subtle ‘umami’. Highly recommend the okonomyaki and the karage chicken in particular. We also had a plum wine which...More

Thank Kylie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Seeing as this was billed as a yakitori bar I had to try it of course. I wasn’t let down as it tasted as authentic and as good as any I have tried in Japan. The tastes were very much authentic and I am glad...More

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It doesn't have the greatest location in Palm Cove and the decor needs a little freshen up, but for me its was all about the food! Wanting a healthy night, my friend and I started with the extra large sashimi platter that was flawless. You...More

1  Thank DaleLeaM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were so looking forward to this Japanese place after reading some good reviews...the service was good but the food was the let down. Sashimi platter was well presented and big slice of fish but was a bit hard to eat and sinew, not the...More

1  Thank MarkWong007
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

In search of quality Japanese food on a holiday to Palm Cove, I visited Kushi with my wife. Staff were very friendly and attentive, and while the menu is quite small there was ample for us to choose. After some miso soup and edamame to...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We were a little tentative as just did a walk in however great quality and yummy food. Would happily eat here again - everyone enjoyed and plenty of veg and non veg options

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Ashley H
4 December 2017|
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Response from SKPkushi | Property representative |
We do not ope for lunch and dinner will be exactly same as normal however there will be 10% of surcharge will applied
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Williams Esp | Floor 1, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Palm Cove
  • Phone Number: 40553444
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