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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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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (254 reviews)
“crunch roll” (15 reviews)
“bento box” (29 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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81 - 90 of 641 reviews

Reviewed 19 December 2016

We like the benti box with its variety, including an orange.The staff is always very courteous and the food is tasty. It's our favorite lunchtime spot!

Thank 91oldie
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Always fresh sushi and excellent atmosphere and service. Lots of selection and authentic variety raw or cooked

Thank birgitwhyte
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This has become our favourite sushi restaurant. Whenever we have to go to Nanaimo we reward ourselves with dinner at Nori. The staff is polite and very friendly. The place is very busy and there is always a lineup. (They sometimes try to rush you,...More

Thank AbsolutelyStarving
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I and many friends have dined at Nori both for lunch and for dinner over several years. The service has always been very good (even when they are busy,which is always). The food is always,tasty,fresh and well presented. If you could only...More

Thank SES45
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Nori hands down has the best sushi I've ever had. Their wakame salad and beef udon are also amazing. The chefs and the staff are super friendly. Would definitely suggest making a reservation as its always quite busy.

Thank Amelia2113
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Went there with a party of 11 .The sushi was very good the service was poor.After i paid and tipped for my meal the staff realized one person did nt pay .One person in our party had gone to his truck to retreive wallet ,so...More

1  Thank m a
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Nori has wonderfully fresh fish, good rice and is run by welcoming people. I love their Island Fever Roll but try other specialty rolls too when I go with a friend. I am not a bento box fan and prefer to order a roll, one...More

Thank Saraugh W
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Food was good, came kinda slowly. We were asked to be an hour and 15 mins, but one of our plates didnt come until the last minute. Place got super busy and our server was crashing. Forgot about us sometimes.

Thank Ashley D
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Superb fresh Japanese food. Presentation is always magnificent and portion sizes are just right. The food looks great and tastes great, always. Try my favourites the spicy tuna sashimi or dancing scallops. Food is served promptly and service is always excellent. Try and sit in...More

1  Thank mikephillips837
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Well if your looking for that quiet place for lunch or dinner you may want to take this place off your list. Very busy...all the time! That's because they have exceptional food. The service seems a bit rushed. Busy busy place so I'm assume that...More

Thank Trent H
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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
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
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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