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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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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (287 reviews)
“bento box” (48 reviews)
“crunch roll” (15 reviews)
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 5 weeks ago

Nori's has the best and freshest Japaneses food in Nanaimo! It is very popular a nd you may have to wait a little while but is worth the wait. I especially enjoy their sashimi! Subarashi!

Thank H9448DVthomasm
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

This busy Japanese restaurant has a very good selection of Appetizers, Sushi Rolls and other Japanese dishes. I tried the Spicy Salmon Cone (Nori Signature) and the Dino Roll. The Spicy Salmon Cone was decent, but I really enjoyed the Dino Roll. The Dino Roll...More

Thank NoshTraveller
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We go to Nori often. We have never had a poor meal here. The food is fresh, presented nicely and delicious. Our entire family feels Nori is the best place for sushi on the island. So happy they decided to open at lunch again!

Thank Daphne D
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Hands down. The very best Sushi in Nanaimo. I've tried them all. Fresh fresh Fresh is always on the menu. Ambience busy, social..great service. John is the master!

Thank Shelley O
Reviewed 3 March 2018

They are always friendly. The service is great and the food is better. We have been there several times and never been disappointed.

Thank P4951SGdavef
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Eating a plant based diet, I found excellent options on the menu. The food was delicious and arrived in a timely manner. Presentation was lovely. Service was quick, but unobtrusive. I didn’t give full marks as I found the restaurant a bit noisy. All in...More

Thank Elvira D
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Friendly, fast service, good food! Enjoyed the atmosphere and the menu has good variety.tables are close together...somewhat crowded. Customers are welcomed in a public way as they enter. Can be loud so a quiet dining experience is not here. Seems to always be busy. Always...More

Thank F6047MDandreas
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Love this place, fabulous Sushi & tempura, & the best tuna tataki anywhere! Friendly staff, good service & a very entertaining chef!

Thank y0gapam
Reviewed 24 February 2018

The food here is on par with some of the best sushi places in BC. No surprises here, they are very good, fast and friendly. This place has the feel of an overcrowded and very active Asian street market, but inside, and with just one...More

Thank A C
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

-fast and courteous service -Great food quality and presentation -reasonable price -transparent and clean food handling -A must dine experience

Thank Paulo M
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Response from Beachbum9206 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do!
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Response from Jcdae | Reviewed this property |
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, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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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