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Minami Sushi Bar & Restaurant

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126 Stuart Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-477 9596
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Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tried to order a set menu for two and wanted to substitute salad with equal value. Was not possible! We ordered something of a lesser value instead. The portions were small, it was not enough (none of us three is a big eater!), fish was substituted with chicken without announcement! Service did not come back to table to check, we... More 

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Thank tekohune
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50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

I popped in for lunch, enjoyed it so much I returned the next day. Teriyaki chicken the visit, which was very nice, but the next day had the chicken karage and green salad, with a side of deep fried tofu. Had four large pieces of thigh meat perfectly cooked with a nice oyster / mayonnaise sauce. Really enjoyable. The tofu... More 

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Thank asf051
Taichung, Taiwan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

The food is not bad, but their service makes me feel unwelcome. I was uncomfortable in every minute I ate my lunch in this restaurant. I don't recommend it if you expect a happy atmosphere.

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Thank Candice W
Christchurch, New Zealand
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Nice little Japanese restaurant. Quick service and good food at great prices. Thoroughly enjoyed Japanese cocktails range. Would return and recommend to anyone looking for a hassle free Japanese dining experience.

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Thank avpd787
Wanaka, New Zealand
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115 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Enjoy coming here when I'm in Dunedin. Fresh and delicious with friendly staff. Great beers and sake. Easy to find. Until next time.

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Thank ActionAdventurer
Ventura, California
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186 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

I got the Minami Special and my wife got a sushi bento and it was really good. I had so much food but finished it all because it was tasty. Also got the Agadeshi Tofu and Miso Soup. Good sushi and Japanese cuisine in the town center.

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Thank John S
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82 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

The food was great in taste and for NZ standard, I think it's worth the price. The waiter and waitress were friendly. WiFi was working smooth.

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Thank automidori
New Zealand
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71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

Stopped in for a lovely late lunch/early dinner. Restaurant was fairly quiet but the kitchen was busy prepping for the night ahead. Really friendly waitress who was helpful enough to show us our order from the main menu was very similar to a lunch special at a third of the price. Excellent chicken kutsu curry with a beautiful sauce and... More 

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Thank MarlboroughMan
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60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

For $10 you get the choice of several lunch plates with miso soup. Curry katsudon and chicken teriyaki were very good. Can't beat the quality food at this price near the Octagon where soooo many tourist traps exist. Just a nice hearty meal in a small place. Well done!

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Thank MattyZo
Dunedin, New Zealand
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Been here twice, both times had bad experiences. Asked for a small request to get the teriyaki chicken put on udon noodles instead of on rice. They said "we can't do this". Something so simple, both ingredients are on the menu. Waitress dropped a dish of bbq on my friends lap.. Was hilarious! Food came out pretty quick.

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Thank Nz_Kiwi2014

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Stuart Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Dunedin
  • Phone Number: +64 3-477 9596

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