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45 Ponsonby Road, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
+64 9-376 4565
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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Went to Shokuzen and had a good cheap teriyaki chicken donburi. I think you it is a BYO as lots of people brought their own bottles of wine and champange

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2013

I had my favourites, karaage chicken, agedashi tofu, edamame, miso, it was really nice, good price and quick service, perfect for a quick lunch late in the afternoon. I wish there was somewhere we could eat like this in Hawkes Bay. Service was polite, atmosphere hasn't changed in the many years since I was last here and thought it was... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2012

this is a reliable Japanese restaurant which has been serving the Ponsonby community for many years. Has a warm feel, friendly service and good range of moderately priced dishes. Pictures accompany food descriptions on the menu which makes it easier for anyone new to Japanese food. Everything we ate was well prepared and presented. Of note were the fried oysters,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2012

My partner and I had a very good dinner at Zipangu last night. The style of this restaurant is informal, friendly, and casual, and the food has many fusion elements in it, rather than a strict traditional Japanese style. We ate a variety of dishes, and enjoyed a style of Japanese alcohol mixed with hot water or hot tea, that... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2008

Not very traditional Japanese food. Good for foreigners or people that are more into contemporary Jap food. Small portions and pricey.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2008

Japanese / Comtemporary fusion food.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2007

Great food, friendly service

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2007

I love this place! Great after work when you just want to go somewhere local yet special.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Ponsonby Road, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-376 4565

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