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Maruya Japanese Restaurant

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15 Davenport St, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
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Gold Coast, Australia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went again for Valentine's Day. Food was high quality, very authentic & tasty japanese & reasonably priced. Large Bento Box was only about $15 (inc Miso) & place was neat, clean & great atmosphere.

Thank scart69
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location, food, service, BYO - this little restaurant really has it all. We took the light rail and got off at Southport North station and the restaurant is literally a one minute walk down Davenport Street. The welcome we received and the subsequent service was friendly and helpful. The menu was quite extensive, prices are very reasonable and the food... More 

Thank Andrew R
Brisbane, Australia
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Best Japanese in Southport. The Wagyu steak entree as well as a main is an absolute must. Great fresh seaweed salad and curry chicken. Great service and very well priced!

1 Thank Tomasawyer
Lizard Island, Australia
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

This place can be summed up in two words, TEH BEST! Its fresh, quick and delicious every time. I work 5 mins walk from this place and I have nothing bad to say about it, it has character, great service and they sell imported quality Japanese bier. My favorite is either the pork katsudon or the karage chicken with rice/salad.... More 

Thank Danielle S
Southport, Australia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

One of our favourite weekend quick lunch spots. Fresh, clean, quick and yum. Great value too. We love the bento boxes.

Thank Baxland
Gold Coast, Australia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Easy relaxed Japanese food in southport really worth the visit. Not expensive but bring your own wine it's basically beer and Sake.

Thank steveacheney
Gold Coast
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Nice place, great food and service, BYO wine as well. Cant wait to go back. In the middle of the new china town on Davenport St Southport

Thank David L
Newcastle, Australia
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Loved the food, relaxed quirky atmosphere and good service. Went with the Bento boxes and would happily return. Tried the Japanese at Sea World Resort and Maruya was far superior.

Thank ChrisZ Z
Surfers Paradise, Australia
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134 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We loved this place, the food is good and it feels like you are in a little restaurant in Japan. They have 500ml Asahi's which are perfect for sharing. The staff were friendly, the meals were bigger than we were expecting, and everything we had was delicious.

Thank Belinda W
Southport, Australia
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

I have been going to this restaurant since it first opened and my family have had the past 4 Christmas lunches here as the food and staff are excellent, I eat there with my family sometime 2 days a week as the Japanese cuisine is faultless and I love their hot Saki, Im going there again today for a bento... More 

Thank goodyear05

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Davenport St, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: 55271199

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