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Nihonbashi

Galle Face Terrace, Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 323847
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (35 reviews)
“yakitori” (7 reviews)
“edamame” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 14:30All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Galle Face Terrace, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 242 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. This really made me not trust san pellegrinos top 50 restaurants, because this was literally the most average borderline bad sushi/japoneses I have ever been to. I have been to many Michelin star restaurants and some are better than others but the standard of...More

Thank Wimwam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sushi, sashimi is great but it's just not enough. There is no platters. I had ordered a platter of 24 pieces which was like an appetiser for me and it was around 5,000. I wish there was something bigger. But it did satisfy my...More

Thank Siraj1994
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is really tasty! Tried their teriyaki chicken sushi 🍣 and couldnt help wanting more. The food was so flavorsome. Definitely a place I will go back to! Oh and the best part being u only pay the prices shown in the menu so...More

Thank Prari J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Japanese food in a well designed restaurant. Good value for money and highly recommended. Staff are discrete yet very efficient.

Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Restaurant has a huge menu. The highlights for our visit were the tempura curry leaves, Tuna nigiri and Ten Sabi Temaki. The fusion items are well hidden on the menu so make sure you ask your server about them.

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The quality of food here is of very good quality. The service levels are also quite good. This restaurant offers value for money.

Thank Patrick A
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Ordered some sushi, which was surprisingly very good. The staff especially the hostess were exceptionally good and very helpful.

Thank MannuMalhotra
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Well established Japanese restaurant in Colombo. The small plates were delicious. The Sri Lankan beef slices and the steam crab were flavourful. The two unique dishes are the Curry Leaves Tempura and the Garlic Rice Maki. It's hard to find some more creative than these.

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I had lived in Japan for a year, thought myself are familiar with Japanese food, however I'm just quite doubted why Nihonbashi could be the top50 in Asia, i do think it's OVERESTIMATED. I ordered Chopon Ramen and fried Gyoza- 2 very basic Japanese food....More

Thank Muslaki
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Was fortunate to eat from this great restaurant several times. My first experience was in 2009. Highly recommend to try this restaurant once during your stay in Colombo.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Galle Face Terrace, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Colombo
  • Phone Number: +94 11 2 323847
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