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Genki Sushi

De Wet Centre | Church Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
+27 21 887 5699
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (64 reviews)
“miso soup” (6 reviews)
“rock shrimp” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
De Wet Centre | Church Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 January 2013

really, really good sushi and very friendly staff. we went there several times during our journey and would go there every day, if we could:-)

Thank anikaundarmin
Reviewed 5 January 2013 via mobile

Wow and wow again The tapas dishes tasted were all delicate tasty surprising and each mouth feel a total delight of skills and flavones by the best. I cannot recommend this more highly, magnificent! The sushi the best I have had. Will recommend to anyone...More

Thank BrianElondon
Reviewed 5 November 2012

Once again they out do themselves. Keep it simple stupid!! This is exactly what they do! A simple menu that is fantastic and a bit different. I will keep on going back for more.

Thank Shaun F
Reviewed 28 June 2012

Stellenbosch has its own World Class Sushi Master. Arata, from Genki Restaurant, currently ranks between 7th and 12th in the world as a Sushi Master. Born in 1945, he studied for 10 years in Tokyo to become a Sushi Master. He has worked in New...More

1  Thank 22DIELAAN
Reviewed 3 May 2012

I love going to Genki, the food is fantastic, I love their bento box lunches which are very good value for money...it's just a pity that the service is tragically pathetically bad and slow. I can't really go for business lunches anymore, 'cause when it's...More

Thank FlyingGonzo_10
Reviewed 3 May 2012

This is the best place to eat sushi in Stellenbosch. The tuna has some colour unlike other places where it is grey in colour. Yes, yes,yes!

1  Thank Shaun F
Reviewed 28 April 2012

Perhaps it was a mistake to have three deep fried items, but I love soft shell crab, (good) calamari and tempura prawns. All three were not well cooked: the soft shell crabs were like leather, the tempura prawns had far too much batter, and the...More

Thank capeintl
Reviewed 25 March 2012

Real proper authentic Japanese cuisine. The quality if the food is excellent and always freshly prepared reaply fast. The ingredients is definitley of a high quality. The Miso soup is an excellent starter. Would definitley recommend them for sushi.

1  Thank Smaaklik
Reviewed 20 February 2012

Excellent fresh quality. Had new style sashimi which many sushi restaurants don't offer and found the mixed platter to be decent value too. Will definitely be visiting again.

Thank Travelife-SA
Reviewed 11 November 2011

I have been here several times with friends over the past year or two at various times of the day and seasons. I have always loved it here and have always received great service every time. The sushi is very good quality and some interesting...More

1  Thank alavan87
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: De Wet Centre | Church Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Stellenbosch
  • Phone Number: +27 21 887 5699
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