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Unkai Japanese Restaurant

#577 of 6,884 Restaurants in Hong Kong
Certificate of Excellence
Tsim Sha Tsui
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20 Nathan Road | 3/F, Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers, Hong Kong, China
Name/address in local language
+852 2369 1111
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
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Cairo, Egypt
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Listen you are in HK, so everything is a bit expensive. I tried the Teppanyaki and it was great to be honest ... staff are really nice and supportive and helps you to pick what it really nice and not the most expensive stuff. Cheers to this Resto

Thank jeanmagdy
Shenzhen, China
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is really nice but a little pricey. The food is really good and thay provide REAL wasabi not the pouder stuff.

Thank Lars M
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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307 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This is a great restaurant. The sushi is extremely delicious. It's like dining in Japan. A must go if you are in the neighborhood and love Japanese food.

Thank Sandy5611
London, United Kingdom
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278 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

I'm not fond of teppanyaki but the restaurant offers really good alternatives. We sat at a table far remove from the hot plates and so not bothered by the smell. There were so many choices on the menu that it was hard to chose what to have. The Kaiseki looked very nice but, instead we opted for the Tempura dinner,... More 

Thank Pibochen
1 review
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I expected better service and food quality considering the prices of dinner course menu. At first, I had two different courses for me and my wife, and then they served two different starter without any explain. How do I know which starter is mine? From the starter, I and my wife started to be afraid that we would have bad... More 

Thank Lee H
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I wanted to have a nice and relaxing dinner. But experienced the opposite. We ordered a 6 course meal and sashimi platter. Total amount of 2100 HK dollars includes 10% service charge. (240 Euro's) The whole dinner took us less than 40 minutes. Service was really really BAD! We were still busy to finish a course and they bring the... More 

Thank Sielem I
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We tried this restaurant as we were staying at the Sheraton and are pleased we did! Although you don't get the view of the Harbour the food is fantastic. We had a set teppanyaki meal and added some tempura and vegetables for two of us. This was more than enough food! We were sat in a small room that could... More 

Thank Fairylulu
Belmont, Massachusetts
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We were at this restaurant many years ago. This time we went to celebrate my sister's birthday. Granted the place is not cheap, but the food was excellent. My son had the tempura dinner course. He really enjoyed the shrimp and the other fried veggies. He also liked the soup. My husband and I both had the sushi dinner course.... More 

Thank DuckyBB
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

The last time I came to this Japanese Restaurant is more than 10 years ago! It's not because Unkai is no good but just that over the last 10 years quite a few of Michelin star graded or similar quality new Japanese restaurants have started in HK. Choices are just abundance and it's extremely difficult for restaurants now in HK... More 

Thank William L
Hong Kong, China
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521 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 475 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Oishikatta desu ne ! Unkai is an institution and its teppanyaki was superb ! We chose the green lobster and lamb and both were grilled to perfection. The quality of the ebi tempura was also very high. The chef was friendly and funny. This dining establishment would definitely merit a return visit !

Thank Perry B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Nathan Road | 3/F, Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Tsim Sha Tsui
  • Neighbourhood: Tsim Sha Tsui
  • Phone Number: +852 2369 1111
Savor traditional Osaka cuisine and a superior sake collection at Unkai Japanese restaurant. Serene and tranquil, Unkai is a small oasis in the midst of Hong Kong’s hustle and bustle where you can savor Teppan grilled meats, sushi, and sake. Award-winning Unkai is divided into six main dining areas: open Teppan, private Teppan, sushi and sake bar, private rooms, main dining area and the Tatami room. Each offers a distinctive ambience.

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Tsim Sha Tsui is one of the major tourist and shopping areas of Hong Kong. With a high concentration of hotels, retail shops and commercial offices – it’s a busy and bustling neighbourhood that never sleeps. On the surface, Tsim Sha Tsui seems to only feature an abundant number of high-end retail stores selling designer brands and jewelry, owing to its popularity with high-budget shopping tours. However, it also contains a diverse range of attractions for the entire family. Whether taking a walk in Kowloon Park, exploring museums, going shopping or grabbing a bite to eat – Tsim Sha Tsui has something for everyone.
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