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Hibari Japanese Restaurant

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Beach, Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218, Australia
+61 7 5531 6588
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Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

We ordered a lot of different bentos or set meals but the food came out nothing like they stated in their menu, nothing but a lair, their Chef are not Japanese either and also the waiters there are also very rude, if you wanted a pleasant dinning experiences, the best advice is to never go to this crappy restaurant.

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Thank Vas L
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2015

We came here to Hibari Restaurant for dinner to have our usual sukiyaki and it has CLOSED DOWN We will miss it:)

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1 Thank shopaholicfromaus
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

We decided to book a table for three because we came across a special deal they had on their website. "The deal was: buy one main meal get the second free" When we asked her for the offer, she replied: "we don't have this deal anymore and it is last years offer" to our dismay we reminded her that the... More 

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1 Thank Edward M
Gold coast
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144 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2015

Love the food here. We've had the hotpots on 2 occasions and the food is fantastic. The staff are really helpful. The restaurant does look like a very cheap cafe with cheap tables and chairs but you can overlook that for the great food. The service is prompt, polite and helpful. I think it's BYO. Its got an okay atmosphere.... More 

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Thank koha30
Queensland, Australia
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233 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2015

got a voucher and was keen to try. we ordered a sukiyaki hot pot and the food was good. good amount of food but it was very very salty so we had to put drinking water in. The waitress was polite but not attentive at all. not many customers but everything was slow. the waitress doesn't even bother to tell... More 

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Thank kyielee
Gold Coast, Australia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 January 2015

The sukiyaki is extremely good value. I have eaten Sukiyaki plenty of times in Australia and Japan and Hibari does it the best. Good value with a groupon voucher for $29.

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Thank Shane T
Sydney, Australia
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81 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2015

On a visit to the Gold Coast my wife and I purchased a groupon for this restaurant. We had the sukiyaki hot pot. Firstly was impressed with the amount of food they gave us to cook. We got Pork, Beef and Chicken as well as assorted vegetables and an egg. The waitress gave us some idea how it worked but... More 

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Thank DomenicPapa
Shellharbour
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63 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2014

We had the Hot pot experience for two which could probably feed 3 or 4 people. Nice location with very friendly staff.

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Thank KimbaAustralia
Christchurch, NZ
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Unfortunately we wouldn't go back and are making sure that we tell other travellers that are staying with us not to bother. The salmon in the sashimi was so strong smelling that it was almost rancid. Our son who usually devours a ramen hardly touched his. He said the meat tasted funny and I tasted some of the broth and... More 

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Thank kiwichic4
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42 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2014

We went for dinner here early on a Monday night and there were almost no people when we arrived. Place was really bust when we left tho. The decor it pretty unprepossessing but the food was great. We had a Groupon voucher for the hot pot for 4 people. They gave us more food than we knew what to do... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Japanese, Asian
Meals
Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach, Broadbeach, Gold Coast, Queensland 4218, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Broadbeach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5531 6588

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