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Yaruki Japanese Restaurant

385 Great North Road, Auckland 1021, New Zealand
+64 9-838 4463
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sashimi” (5 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
$$ - $$$
385 Great North Road, Auckland 1021, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the most amazing meal! Fresh, tasty,authentic and very very good!! Thank you(: Its a bit above the average when it comes to the price but IT'S WORTH IT.

Thank Carmel D
Reviewed 19 March 2017

we love eating here - clean, good service, and great food - I would recommend booking as they are often really busy. No wonder as its a great place - we often take the kids and there is plenty to choose from on the menu...More

Thank Anna D
Reviewed 14 February 2017

and this was a very good selection at reasonable prices. Bonus: BYO with an excellent corkage fee, so we could enjoy one of our better bottles of wine. Only problem, a bit of a language barrier, that meant we ended up with more tempura vegetables...More

Thank Jqqls
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The food at Yaruki was terrific - really interesting and very tasty. The service, however, left something to be desired. The staff were friendly enough, but quite inefficient. This probably wasn't helped by the fact that we were the only people seated upstairs - I...More

Thank chrisatobm
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Japanese restaurants are popular in the Henderson area - located just outside the Westfield shopping mall, its a great restaurant with delicious bento boxes that serve fresh food - their Sashimi bento box is great for value! Will be back again!

Thank ReviewsNZ
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We celebrated our daughter's birthday here whilst she was in Japan and considered this appropriate. What meals, what service, what size, what smiles we got and all at a reasonable price!

Thank jmandjh
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Tonight my wife and I both had the dinner box $25.00. Great value for money . Miso soup, sashimi plate and large dinner box. The food is always fresh and tasty. Recommend you try you will love it.

Thank David H
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This was a nice little restaurant that we stumbled upon. It has a mixture of Korean/Japanese food. We had chicken, salmon and surf and turf "hot plate" meals. Although, they were all similar and we all enjoyed our dinners. Waitresses were very attentive.

Thank mrsyn
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

What a great place, the Chef was positively beaming. We were made to feel very welcome. The food was excellent, extras were fully catered for and they all went the extra mile. We were a large party of 7 and had booked the wrong restaurant...More

Thank Penelope H
Reviewed 15 October 2015

An amazing restaurant, perfect for couples or families. The menu is what you expect from a Japanese restaurant in Auckland, but it delivers perfectly. Everything is done with so much care, the chef comes out in person to ask you if you are enjoying your...More

Thank JuditMcP
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 385 Great North Road, Auckland 1021, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-838 4463
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