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Daikoku Takapuna

156 Hurstmere Road, Takapuna, New Zealand
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“prawns” (4 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
156 Hurstmere Road, Takapuna, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

This has been one of our family favourites for a special night out for many years. This visit was a Tuesday evening - very quiet. Several of the other groups were celebrating birthdays. There were three of us, we all had different main courses -...More

Thank Sandpiper52
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Daikoku is somewhere we go for special occasions. It's not only a great restaurant, but an evening of entertainment. The way it works is that you get seated at a table (often with others) with a hotplate in the middle of it. You choose which...More

Thank nzTrina
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

An entertaining & interactive evening, great atmosphere & food was delish. Our waiter was fantastic, always attentive when we needed drinks. Nice choice of set menu or choices for separate entrees & meals. Good choice is the set menu if you don't know how it...More

Thank Kirsty T
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Teppanyaki in Japanese means to grill on an iron plate. Essentially, a chef cooks your food in front of you. A big part of the dining experience is the entertainment provided by the chef. Good chefs not only produce tasty food, they are also great...More

Thank Ace_Traveller_NZ
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

daikoku offers a fun Japanese experience - food was ok on our visit, and our chef was entertaining. But overall service was a bit poor.

Thank holly h
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Good Teppanyaki restaurant. Service was good and food very nice. They have a nice deck outside. A good show from chef. Best part was my family paid the bill.

Thank jetsetter1957
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I'm not sure I could spell the name of this restaurant without help - or pronounce it correctly. But I want to go there again, and again, and again. We flew into Auckland yesterday afternoon, from the UK, via Borneo, and were knackered. But it...More

Thank Barrie L
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This is one of my nephews favourite restaurants, and we were there recently for his 18th birthday. It's Teppanyaki at it's best, with skilled staff and the food is awesome. Set price menu options and the amount of food each person receives is huge! It's...More

Thank Megan W
Reviewed 3 December 2016

It take 15minute drive from auckland CBD.This is a quite frequently restaurant that's I like,nice atmosphrere,clean place and friendly staff.Our chef was the best.

Reviewed 9 October 2016

We used to go to daikoku quite frequently - until this time. Place became dirtier, meals are not good anymore. Overraly disappointing experience. Avoid

Thank fanga607
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Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 Hurstmere Road, Takapuna, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Takapuna
  • Phone Number: 09-488-0678
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