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Wa Zen Japanese Restaurant

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40 & 41 Jalan Melaka Raya 15 | Taman Melaka Raya, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
6062823882
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12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
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Melaka, Malaysia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant several times for the past 3 years - food standard is well maintained. Soft shell crab and unagi dragon maki are my all time favourites. Sashimi is fresh - must try!!

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Thank carol_lslin
1 review
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Great food and service, clean restaurant, friendly staff, quick turnaround for food serving. Will definitely visit WaZen again in my next trip with family.

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Thank Betty L
Hong Kong, China
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

GOOD - I ordered sashima which is fresh and thick, bbq chicken which is soso and fried pork with pepper which is nice for wine - A comfortable and clean restaurant with welcoming service BAD - Very expensive compared to other restaurants in Malacca - Pretty far away from Malacca City and Jonker Street - I ordered a serving size... More 

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Thank lancelotcym
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I've visited Wa zen for more than 6 years! The Salmon with teriyaki sauce is definitely the best! We loved the white tuna & golden roll as well! :) Highly recommended!

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Thank Cally K
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Love this japanese restaurant! The food is fresh and delicious! Recommended to make prior reservation if you have a group of 4 pax and above.

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Thank Tan E
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Loved the restaurant ambiance. Their service is very good as well! Our favourite was Salmon teriyaki and mango sushi roll! We will visit this place again!!! This place is recommended to everyone! :)

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Thank Kim Yong L
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 February 2017

came here for dinner and i must say this is the best japanese restaurant i have been to so far. fresh and succulent sashimi, mango in sushi was a delightful twist, fresh cold tofu is also a must try. do call up and make reservation few days prior

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Thank Kh L
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Read about so many good reviews about this restaurant in the Trip Advisor and decided to give it a try to see how good it is. I usually do not eat Japanese Food when I visit Melaka. I am not into Japanese Food by my son and wife they are. And their conclusion is average but the service is good.... More 

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Thank Cliff S
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Fresh and succulent food. Excellent and attentive service. Nice ambience and decor. Wide selection of food. Must visit!

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Thank Sherrin C
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

This is our 2nd trip to Malacca. After reading all the reviews of this restaurant, we decided to make a reservation for our 1st night here. We were early but we were greeted with warmth. This is a big contrast to the cold air-conditioning. Thank goodness my daughters &I brought our cardigans along. We ordered a total of 3 set... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 & 41 Jalan Melaka Raya 15 | Taman Melaka Raya, Melaka 75000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Melaka State  >  Central Melaka District  >  Melaka
  • Phone Number: 6062823882

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