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Nikko Japanese Restaurant

881 Route 10 East, Whippany, NJ 07981-1104
+1 973-428-0787
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (33 reviews)
“tempura” (6 reviews)
“yellowtail” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
881 Route 10 East, Whippany, NJ 07981-1104
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited late on a Sunday night and it was still fairly busy. I chose to sit at the sushi bar, which turned out to be a good choice. The sashimi was fresh and flavorful. The guys working the sushi bar were engaging and fun...More

Thank Aaron H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm an oil free vegan...yes, a little difficult when eating out. The veggie dumplings were great, as was the edamame..a nice big bowl of it. However, asking to have my veggies quick stir fried without oil, perhaps only soy sauce? Was a 5 minute conversation,...More

Thank loraines653
Reviewed 23 May 2017

After years of driving by the restaurant there was never a really good time to stop for dinner. But everytime we passed by, and they have been around for years, we said the same thing ...one of these days we have to try this place....More

2  Thank Wenovo
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I must say this is my favorite Japanese dinner spot in this area. The sashimi is always fresh! Try the chirashi for sashimi lovers -it's very filling. They also serve mochi for dessert. Yum!

1  Thank jenlikestotravelNj
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Quite varied menu, with some traditional Japanese choices that are often missing from Japanese restaurants in the US. Great service, very efficient at lunch time despite full house. Nothing mind blowing, but nothing disappointing either.

1  Thank Bailey01945
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Been here many times and never disappointed. Love to sit in the tatami room. Sushi is fresh and delicious. And great non-fish options too, for my daughters.

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Freshest Seafood in the Morris County area. I have been coming to Nikko's for over 10 years. Their fish is the freshest and ask for Eddie at the Sushi Bar to make a suggestion and you will be served delights that are not on the...More

1  Thank OneoffbucketlistNJ
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

After traveling for the las 17 years several times to Japan I cab detect what is traditional or originally Japanese or what is a massive consumable offering. This is like being in Tokyo, Sapporo, or Kyoto. Same ingredients, same hospitality, same attention to the details....More

Thank Omar A
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Lunch today. Giant clam, ocean trout, uni, live scallop, and a spicy yellowtail hand roll. What could be better? Great cold saki does the trick! Have found nowhere better in NYC.

Thank Harry R
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Came here with a colleague for lunch. We were very happy. I have worked in the area for eight years and driven by this establishment many many times and it never occurred to me that I should go in and enjoy a meal. I was...More

Thank BHUANG69
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 881 Route 10 East, Whippany, NJ 07981-1104
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Whippany
  • Phone Number: +1 973-428-0787
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