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N2 The Boardwalk | 1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4929 4122
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11:30 - 15:00
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Sun 11:30 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 21:30
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have recently returned to visiting this restaurant and it seems to have greatly improved from how I remember it several years ago. The food is well presented with clean and fresh flavours and the service is great and very welcoming. They also boast an excellent wine list. Will be happy to return here on a regular basis.

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Thank Pete W
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Misu soup not hot enough but very taste-bud stimulating. Great waiter help with choice of specific beer and menu discussion. Excellent scallop entree - shame only 3 pieces but the taste and flavour, and the combined saki recommended went together beautifully. I followed it with an 8-piece scallop cold dish which was spicy, just hot enough in the taste-bud to... More 

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Thank Johnlpyle
Oceanside, California, United States
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always a high standard of food and service here. Good beer and sake combined with fresh sushimi and tasty tapas plates.

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Thank Jordan B
gkp2202, Public Relations Manager at Nagisa, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words. We are very happy you enjoy your Nagisa experiences. :-) More 

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61 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time I've been to Nagisa, the first time being around 10 years ago and not really convincing me of anything. But I've only heard great things in recent times, so I had to return. 10 years is a long time in the restaurant biz. It was well worth the visit. I'm a big Japanese food fan...or... More 

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Thank SyntheticMilk
gkp2202, Public Relations Manager at Nagisa, responded to this review

Wow. Fabulous review. Thank you so much. We're looking forward to your next visit. Let us know if you're feeling the heat and we'll turn on the air conditioner. :-) More 

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I needed a quick fresh sushi or sashimi meal that was high quality. This restaurant didn't disappoint. Great Sushi. I had the spicy tuna and then the scallop. Nice cold Japanese beer on tap which was a nice surprise. Highly recommend.

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Thank ssharkson
gkp2202, Public Relations Manager at Nagisa, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed the Nagisa experience. The spicy tuna and scallop rolls are our most popular. Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback. We hope we'll have the opportunity to serve you again. More 

Newcastle, Australia
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110 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would have to rate Nagisa as one of my favourite restaurants in Newie. It seams that everytime we come here it only gets better. The food is sensational to say the least and last night lived up to that promise. It may be just me but i have to say that even the Asashi Lager tastes better than anywhere... More 

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Thank SperoDavias
gkp2202, Public Relations Manager at Nagisa, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. From humble beginnings we have worked hard to raise Nagisa to what we have today. We could only do that with our wonderful customers such as you. More 

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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I have eaten at Nagisa on numerous special occasions (as it is pricey) over the years and each time we have not been disappointed. We are both vegetarian and are well catered for, which can sometimes be hard to come across in Japanese restaurants. We visited again last week for Valentine's Day. The tofu steaks in teriyaki... More 

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Thank steffm197
gkp2202, Public Relations Manager at Nagisa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the fabulous review. We pride ourselves on catering to the vegetarians and we hope you'll continue to enjoy our range. We really appreciate the feedback. More 

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46 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here multiple times & has always been very nice! We usually visit for lunch & have tried a few of the dishes. Where suckers for the Tofu than the Ramen which is filling & very affordable. Lunch Agedashi Tofu ($14) heaven in a bowl, a game changer. Ramen ($17) life changing. Pork Gyoza ($16) good but the same everywhere.... More 

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Thank madidapootoo
gkp2202, Public Relations Manager at Nagisa, responded to this review

It's an absolute pleasure to have you as regulars. We look forward to your next visit. More 

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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Complimentary sparkling white or Asahi, rose on the table, love it! Food was incredible and was served beautifully. Excellent service and a very comfortable environment. Will be a regular for sure!

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Thank Samuel C
gkp2202, Public Relations Manager at Nagisa, responded to this review

We're absolutely delighted you enjoyed your Valentine's Day at Nagisa. Thank you for taking the time to let us know about it. More 

Newcastle, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fine food and very reasonably priced. If you eat out only twice in Newcastle this should be one of your picks

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1 Thank Chuuy
gkp2202, Public Relations Manager at Nagisa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words. We look forward to serving you again. :-) More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$85
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N2 The Boardwalk | 1 Honeysuckle Drive, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4929 4122
Description
Here in the Honeysuckle Precinct of Newcastle, a modern take on a rich history of cuisine in a restaurant that also brings you the exotic mix of the teppanyaki bar, fresh sashimi and sushi, rare Japanese craft beers, whisky and sake, degustation menus, banquets and a venue for group functions.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?