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Sushi Ninja

89 Devon Street West | New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-759 1392
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (30 reviews)
“fish soup” (3 reviews)
“okonomiyaki” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
89 Devon Street West | New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ordered a karaage chicken don for takeaway that stated on the menu it was with seaweed in special sauce....what a nasty surprise to find out when i got home instead of seaweed i had a shredded cabbage with no special sauce. What a waste if...More

Thank Jelena Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome as usual. Lovely service, great food, always a pleasure, can't wait to go back again. Whether it's buffet, birthday, express, or just a night out it's always worth while 💜

Thank Vann T
Sophie K, Owner at Sushi Ninja, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for lovely comments. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Believe what they say about this place, magnificent in all ways. The food was excusite and the service something special.

Thank Steve E
Sophie K, Owner at Sushi Ninja, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago
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Arigatogozaimasu Steve san!

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Good range of Japanese food but there is a push for karage chicken with lots of flavours. The decor is getting tired and needs a tidy up and clean in all the nooks and crannies Not very cheep but for Japanese food it’s ok.

2  Thank MSTOU-NZ
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We really liked visiting Sushi Ninja. It was a different and new experience for us all. We tried a lot of new foods and it was just a nice place to be, very welcoming and the service was great. Staff were very helpful and friendly....More

1  Thank 632jeanettem
Reviewed 30 December 2017

They claim to be the only Japanese owned and operated sushi bar in New Plymouth. Certainly, they are a far cry from the usual chain retailers, and have a wide assortment of pieces on offer. Prices are higher than the normal retailers, but the range...More

1  Thank BrianInAuckland
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Great service, atmosphere good value and always yummy, especially like their chicken bento - lunch or dinner

1  Thank Karina F
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Awesome resturant. Freindly staff and the best sushi we have ever had! Plus a great system that allows you to try a large viratey of foods. Highly recomend.

1  Thank 808liamp
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Went for sushi for lunch and unfortunately my sushi was too salty usually its better hence the average rather then poor rating. They have recently changed it so you can pick you own pieces which looked appealing but sadly I found the sushi wasn't as...More

Thank mosscopeekotrain
Sophie K, Owner at Sushi Ninja, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Hello. Thank you for your feedback. We have changed from our regular packs to our gourmet sushi range that people can pick their own which has been very popular since we have started it. Selling out most times too. We know a lot of people...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017

This place serves great sushi and other dishes and it always comes with a friendly smile. Either dine in or takeaway I have always been very satisfied with the quality and value.

1  Thank Albert d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Devon Street West | New Plymouth, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-759 1392
  • E-mail
Casual sushi cafe by day sake bar by night. Come and enjoy the only award winning Japanese owned and operated Japanese restaurant in New Plymouth. The Sake Bar is all about enjoying the cultural experience by eating shared tapas and matching it with sake, beer or wine and ordering many rounds of. Now open in Centre City Shopping Centre (upper level) New Plymouth's very first sushi train. Providing our customers with fresh sushi for the soul! Sushi Ninja Express is all about enjoying the fresh, fast and fun way to eat sushi. Hot menu and other specials are also available. (Mon-Wed 9am-5.30pm Thursdays till 8pm Fri-Sun 9am-5.30) No reservations please. It is an easy quick way to dine so just come in. Even if we are full, a table becomes available soon. Not licensed.
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