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Zipangu

11 Jalan Sultan Ismail | Level 1, Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur 50250, Malaysia
+60 3-2032 2388
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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11 Jalan Sultan Ismail | Level 1, Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur 50250, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I often came here with family kind of Japanese buffet , however I decided to make a review during my past two solo dining experiences in Zipangu at Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur. The food were good , Love sashimi grade and the selection of sake ....More

3  Thank AliceLLM
ShangriLaKLMgmt, Manager at Zipangu, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Greetings from Shangri-la Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Thank you very much for taking the time to share your dining feedback following your recent visit to our Zipangu restaurant. We would like to thank you for complimenting our food especially the Sashimi and Sake. As...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Zipangu serves a variety of Japanese food. Set menus are recommended if you are in a hurry (especially during lunchtime). Ala carte selection are extensive but they can be expensive. Quality of service may not be as consistent as the quality of food. Especially during...More

4  Thank TnSoo
ShangriLaKLMgmt, Manager at Zipangu, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Greetings from Shangri-la Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Thank you very much for taking the time to share with us of your dining experience in our Zipangu restaurant. We have noted your comments pertaining our Ala Carte menu pricing and the quality of service. Concerning...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We had a dinner in the restaurant. It serves big variety of Japanese food. You will never leave hungry. However, when it comes to gastronomic experience, it is not the right place. The food is good quality but rather basic and plain. It is very...More

3  Thank AlyonaNiki
ShangriLaKLMgmt, Manager at Zipangu, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Dear Guest, Greetings from Shangri-la Hotel Kuala Lumpur and many thanks for sharing your valuable feedback following your recent visit to our Zipangu restaurant. We have noted your comment on the overall taste and presentation of our food. Rest assured that your feedback has been...More

Reviewed 23 December 2017

We wanted something special and found it at Zipangu. It wasn't cheap, but it was different and delicious. It's Japanese fine dining, that's for sure. We each had the set dinner and some ala carte side orders too. The fresh sea urchin pudding is out...More

3  Thank juneitajohari
ShangriLaKLMgmt, Manager at Zipangu, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Dear Guest, Greetings from Shangri-la Hotel Kuala Lumpur and many thanks for sharing your valuable feedback. We would like to thank you for complimenting our food menu in particular, the Fresh Sea Urchin Pudding, Foie Gras Chawanmunshi, Assorted Seafood Mix Teppanyaki course and Australian Tenderloin...More

Reviewed 20 December 2017

Zipangu is a place to fine dine Japanese food. Ambience is good and perfect place for business meeting. Food quality is superb especially if you prefer to take fresh sashimi and salmon those kind. Even the green tea is nice alone. Wish the service can...More

3  Thank Susan T
ShangriLaKLMgmt, Manager at Zipangu, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Dear Guest, Greetings from Shangri-la Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Thank you very much for taking the time to share your dining feedback following your recent visit to our Zipangu restaurant. Firstly, we would like to thank you for complimenting our food especially the Sushi/ Sashimi, Salmon...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017

This is quality japanese fine dining. Service is great and the quality of food served is of high standard. Plenty of choices and great values set lunches and dinners. The place is normally packed during lunch and reservation is recommended. Special discounts with selected banks...More

4  Thank merc8989
ShangriLaKLMgmt, Manager at Zipangu, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Dear Guest, Greetings from Shangri-la Hotel Kuala Lumpur and many thanks for sharing your valuable feedback. Your compliment on our Service and food menu have been well noted and very much appreciated. This has been shared with the team as it will be an encouragement...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Very generous portions! 1. Started with a appetizer of anago sushi, lightly seared beef sushi, and salmon with salmon radish... the anago was best & umami tasty. 2. Sashimi platter of amberjack (kampachi), striped jack (shimaaji) and sea bream (tai)--- fresh large slices. 3. Foie...More

4  Thank David Q
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely ambience, awesome service & food. Full comfort towards dining over here, shame we were in a hurryMore

4  Thank Steven C
ShangriLaKLMgmt, Manager at Zipangu, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Dear Guest, Greetings from Shangri-la Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Thank you for complimenting our restaurant ambiance, service and food. Your special recommendation has been shared with the team and this will be an encouragement for them to continue with the good work. Aside, we have noted...More

Reviewed 22 November 2017

Was looking forward to a good meal backed up by good service. Left greatly disappointed. Do not mind paying for a good meal and service. Waiter taking our order was clearly displaying his irritation and impatience when asked questions about the menu. His communication was...More

1  Thank Nicholas G
ShangriLaKLMgmt, Manager at Zipangu, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Dear Guest, Greetings from Shangri-la Hotel Kuala Lumpur. First and foremost, we would like to express our sincere apologies for the delay to reply and also for letting you down so badly whilst you were here. There is simply no excuses for the poor service...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

I have lived in Japan before and last dinner I had in Zipangu brought me back in Tokyo with a meal. All the dishes that I tasted were really authentic in flavor and presentation. If I ever be back in KL I will make a...More

4  Thank Daimapa
ShangriLaKLMgmt, Manager at Zipangu, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Dear Guest, Greetings from Shangri-la Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Nothing makes me happier than reading your compliment for the superb and excellent service encountered during your recent visit to our Zipangu restaurant. I am glad to know that it felt like home to you while you...More

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Smithzc
4 November 2016|
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Response from Danny T | Reviewed this property |
I believe 3 years old and below eat free. You should call up Zipangu to be extremely sure about this.
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Response from Danny T | Reviewed this property |
Price: MYR 165 net per adults / MYR 82.50 net per child.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Jalan Sultan Ismail | Level 1, Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur 50250, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur
  • Phone Number: +60 3-2032 2388
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Description
Zipangu is the up-market, trendy, Japanese style Brasserie located on the first floor of the hotel. A la carte menu featuring authentic Japanese dishes as well as teppanyaki, sushi, sashimi are prepared by Japanese Chef, Hiroaki Karasawa and served in this modern and Zen style designed environment.
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