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Nori Japanese Restaurant

203-6750 Island Hwy N, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9V 1S3, Canada
+1 250-751-3377
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (287 reviews)
“bento box” (48 reviews)
“crunch roll” (15 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
203-6750 Island Hwy N, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9V 1S3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone in Nanaimo area knows this place. Shared the sushi boat,it came with soup and shrimp salad and dessert. Great deal, the sushi chefs are very cool and friendly. I have to add that we arrived after 9 PM on a Sunday night due to...More

Thank joshua b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here cuz I saw an article in some small publication that this place was amazing. It was ok. I have to say though, their gomae was not good at all the the presentation was awful. (If u want a recommendation for how to make...More

Thank Designer o
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came from Vancouver to visit friends in Nanaimo, and came to Nori for dinner. Our friends are regulars here and highly recommended it. The four of us had a fantastic dining experience. Great service with spectacular food. The owner/chef gave us fist pumps on...More

Thank Sunny D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is always busy with long waits so i try to book reservations. However, on a Saturday night , and you're craving sushi so you decide to call and place an order for pick-up...except THEY DON'T ANSWER THEIR PHONE. Its either busy or it...More

Thank andrews2cats
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We dine here quite frequently. Service is usually good. Sometimes they do get swamped and service gets slow. BUT the food is fresh and worth every penny. I highly recommend trying Nori. My new favourite roll is the “fish n chip” roll I delicious! Thanks...More

Thank Daphne D
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Everything here is on point, and it's really nice to have sushi that stands out. The fish is very fresh, and small touches like the searing on the tamago are great. The rolls are imaginative and delicious, and there are plenty to choose from. Absolutely...More

Thank thejcsuperstar
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Great sushi,friendly staff and reasonable prices . We will be back. Glad they have their restaurant open for lunch again .

1  Thank joeyowl
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Have visited sushi restaurants all over the world and this is still one of our favourites! John is a great host and you can get everything here; from regular bento boxes and normal maki to crazy sashimi platters and out of this world cones. Great...More

Thank Iceinmywine
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The food here is always fresh and delicious. It is probably one of the busiest restaurants in town. Make sure you come early. There is usually line up waiting for the doors to open. I recommend the religation roll.

Thank Dean k
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We were up for the day from Victoria and had takeout which we ate when we returned home later in the day. The food took 45 minutes from the time we ordered until it arrived for takeout. We should have checked as a dozen yam...More

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Response from Beachbum9206 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do!
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There is no all you can eat but honestly portions are great and quality really excellent
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203-6750 Island Hwy N, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9V 1S3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-751-3377
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