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Nubo Japanese Tapas

739 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
+1 778-265-9909
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (30 reviews)
“tapas” (38 reviews)
“maguro” (7 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
739 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is located in the heart of downtown, it has great tasting food, and the service was good. The only downside was that it’s loud, and I know some people look for close nit places like that because they enjoy the atmosphere. So for...More

Thank Briellen L
Reviewed 4 days ago

We arriving around 5:15pm with a party of 6 and were lucky to get a seat right away. I don't know if they even take reservations. The hostess was surprised at the size of our party and emphasized that she wanted to get us a...More

Thank NCrowhurst
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’m not sure why I’m not giving this a 5 star as it probably deserves it. I’m just not a mad sushi fan and felt a bit out of my depth with the menu! I love food and eating out and normally understand a menu...More

Thank eunice_from_aberdeen
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visit Nubo two or three times a month for lunch, dinner, or late night snacks. To borrow a phrase from Depeche Mode: I just can't get enough. Their $15 lunch teishoku sets a new standard in bento-box style in Victoria. Every item is artistic...More

3  Thank ArbutusIslandGirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Teaser in the title aside, we were extremely happy with our diner. Engaging and friendly staff, food that is beautifully presented and prepared. A feast for the eyes and discerning palate, Nobu did not disappoint.

Thank Audrey378
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Farmed salmon, slimy fish, extremely chewy octopus, and very expensive for what you get. I love sushi, and was excited to try this place given the reviews, but left very disappointed and nauseous. Service was fine, but food was terrible compared to other sushi restaurants...More

Thank Ariesgirlie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have tryed many sushi restaurant but this one is one of the best. The fish is really fresh og well prepared. I recomment this restaurant if you are looking for good sushi. The reason for giving it 4 star and not 5 is, that...More

Thank Jesper V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in here at the tail end of their lunch service on a Sunday - tons of food and fresh sushi. It's a smaller place, and I don't believe they take reservations so lunch is a good option if you want to check it out....More

Thank Proseccolover73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We waited an hour for a table, then our server took a long time to come to us and wasn't knowledgeable aythe gf options on theenu and had to keep running back to check. Seems they used to cater quite well to coeliacs but have...More

Thank deeedeee17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love sushi (but rarely have it) and my partner has never really had it before but after seeing the reviews we decided to give Nubo a try. Given it was a Friday night, there was a wait - around 30 minutes but they will...More

Thank Rachel E
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1 April 2017|
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Response from Shawn l | Property representative |
sunday-Saturdsy which means 7 days a week:)
14 March 2017|
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Response from KenJennings1 | Reviewed this property |
There were groups of all sizes happily chatting away, so I don't think you would have a problem. Was more 'vibrant' than 'Noisy'. Definitely a happy place!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
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11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 739 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 778-265-9909
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