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Shinji by Kanesaka

#112 of 8,769 Restaurants in Singapore
Certificate of Excellence
Downtown Core
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1 Beach Road Raffles Hotel | #02-20 Raffles Hotel, Singapore 189673, Singapore
+65 6338 6131
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If I could give a sushi restaurant 10 stars this would be the place --innovative tasty and as much as you can eat in one meal. Best sushi I have had anywhere on the globe

Thank BusinessTravel1856
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my 2nd visit. 1st time was 2013. Whilst I enjoyed the meal I felt it wasn't the same as the first time.... perhaps different chefs.? The service was a bit cold and I didn't find the chef engaging. Food was good but not as good compared to the likes of hashida or shoukouwa. Pricey for what it is... More 

Thank MrAndMrsFoodie
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is not a better Japanese restaurant in Singapore, this place is incredible in terms of food quality, service at the counter watching the chef's prepare and in terms of a lunch time price (apparently it's double in the evening so go for lunch!). Excellent in terms of impressing a client or a girl the delivery of one item at... More 

Thank ChrisJR2013
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61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This discrete restaurant on the second floor of the Raffles Hotel is widely considered to serve the best sushi in Singapore and we were not disappointed! We enjoyed the $225 US omakase at a 10 person sushi bar in a private room in the back of the restaurant. It consisted of more than a dozen courses of some cooked, but... More 

Thank Sacksovic
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food in the restaurant is good but way too pricey for the quality of service they have. For the shrimp sashimi chef showed us dead and old shrimps saying that they are fresh and joking that they are "sleeping". We asked to replace them for fresh ones, however chef just pretended that he changed them, apparently thinking that we... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

outstanding and authentic japanese food of the very highest quality! pricy yes, but its worth every penny!! seeing the chefs preparing your sashimi and sushi dishes is a delight, again, outstanding!

Thank SSchaerrer
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

We sat at the bar with chef preparing the meal in front of us. They onoy have 3 set price menues and not a la carte. We chose the middle menu ($300 per person) and were not disappointed. We decided to go to town on the budget and ordered a bottle of Champagne to drink with our meal. This was... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We were there to celebrate our 25 th wedding anniversary. In a small room with 8 seats, chef Ishizawa showed his talents in 2 hours. Everything in the restaurant except water was brought from Japan. Every bit we tasted was so fresh and tasty. Sea urchin from Hokkaido was spectacular, I had not tasted such a good sea urchin even... More 

Thank Sarp S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Located on second floor of the Raffles hotel. Fantastic sushi and sashimi. The cold sake was super.Reccomended.

Thank NikolayRomanov
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner with a group of 5 at the Shinji, Raffles hotel. We took the smaller rooms which can occupy up to 8 pax. Ideal for group and also cosy. Food was great and fresh sashimi. We took omekashi set dinner and cost a lot with 2 bottles of sake. It was recently crowned with 1 star Michelin and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 60 - USD 360
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Beach Road Raffles Hotel | #02-20 Raffles Hotel, Singapore 189673, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Downtown Core
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Core
  • Phone Number: +65 6338 6131
  • This restaurant is at Raffles Hotel Singapore

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