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Sakai Japanese Restaurant

613 Great South Road | Clover Park, Manukau, Auckland 2104, New Zealand
+64 9-263 0100
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tempura” (5 reviews)
“sushi” (2 reviews)
“dinner box” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
613 Great South Road | Clover Park, Manukau, Auckland 2104, New Zealand
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

If it's crunchy Japanese delights like tempura and katsu you're after, this is the Japanese place to go. They also serve sushi and teriyaki. Reasonable price, very homey ambience (book for a booth if the company is 4 or less).

Thank Aline P
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Have not dined in but occasionally get the takeway which is generous in size and a lovely variety in the dinner box which is nicely packaged to travel home with.

Thank Lynn K
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Good menu selection. The food was tasty. The service was good and fast. The layout of the restaurant is very pleasant, with individual "boxes" for up to 4 people.

Thank Michel P
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Plenty of fresh tasty food. The dinner box is very generous. Love the private booths! 2 mains, 2 Japanese beers and a soft drink $57.

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I ate the lunch box with some side dishes and loved it! Definitely coming here again loved the teriyaki sauce and good calm environment with subtle music

Thank jessyoon94
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Loved the food, Excellent Services. Beautiful environment. Lovely calm music. Have private rooms. Enjoyed our time there and have dine there once a month.

Thank AkaiamiParadiseLtd
Reviewed 9 December 2016

It was a Monday night, we didn't make a reservation but the place was full and we managed to get a table. Would prefer to go into a booth table, but they were full. The service was slow. We just had the dinner boxes of...More

Thank feipo
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I like the teriyaki chicken at the place, has a very fresh and authentic taste. The staff here are very friendly as well

Thank Ashil S
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Love love love Sakai.... So yum, I'm drooling just thinking about this place lol I have been to Japan and ate up a storm there but like Sakai food more! really reasonably priced, nice chill atmosphere, clean bathroom (a must!) and super friendly staff, even...More

Thank wonderwander26
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I'm really into japanese food and have eaten a good deal of tempura. Sakai has possibly the best tempura that i've had so far. Their dinner box is value for money and very filling. I like their booth table seats which gives you some privacy...More

Thank yanshyanne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 613 Great South Road | Clover Park, Manukau, Auckland 2104, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Manukau
  • Phone Number: +64 9-263 0100
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