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Ichiban Teppanyaki

78 High Street, Lower Hutt 5010, New Zealand
+64 4-560 3788
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fried rice” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (3 reviews)
Japanese, Asian
££ - £££
78 High Street, Lower Hutt 5010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Don't know how they can stay open with this incredible deal. Don't know what last review was all about. Been at least 6 times and never been disappointed. Great value for money

Thank Ali S
Reviewed 19 December 2017

This was the worst meal I have ever had. A pathetic "salad' to start followed by a tasteless cabbage and carrot concoction then a luke warm Miso "soup". The chicken and almost invisible fish(?) followed by the so called fried rice with egg were the...More

Thank 229grahamg
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

It was a very entertaining dinner we went to. Food was good and very filling. Chef was skillful and friendly. I would recommend this to anyone who loves Japanese food.

Thank micmicr
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This was our third visit to Ichiban with the same group of friends in the past 2 years. On all 3 occasions the staff have been welcoming, courteous and have striven to give us the best possible experience. The food is fresh and the flavours...More

Thank Penny B
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We have been here 3 times now. The food is always good quality, fantastic tasting and plenty of it. The chef is absolutely brilliant with great entertainment whilst cooking fabulous food. I highly recommend this restaurant and no doubt will be back again 😃

Thank Moonie2011
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Friend ( cheapskate) felt obliged .. owed me a meal!! A few others were also invited... Ichiban.. Teppanyaki. Salad.. just sliced cabbage, and a few carrot slivers, 1/2 slice tomato..n a dollop of mayo... 3.5/10. D/ fried spring rolls(frozen Chinese/Thai)..5/10. Tempura pumpkin.. 5/10 Grilled fish.....More

2  Thank pieata
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Had a wonderful meal, and the chef cooking for us was amazing. Food was delicious, well seasoned, great flavour and excellent portion sizes. The chef went out of his way to accommodate us without a prior booking and again the following night when we returned...More

Thank RaeNV
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

After we all ordered we were then told they had no fish! This ruled out every Entree except spring rolls! We then tried ordering Mains and were then told they had no lamb (among other things) so all we got was chicken. There was no...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food. This place is rather quiet and not within the main central area so it gets missed. The food is absolutely amazing though. The food is served in stages and although it does seem like a very very small meal, once you've had everything...More

Thank Amy F
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Have been here a few times now. The food is excellent and fresh. Best to get a set menu to get a variety of food for a great price. Entertaining watching them cook, you can catch the food if you like... The place could do...More

Thank flissy15
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 High Street, Lower Hutt 5010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Lower Hutt
  • Phone Number: +64 4-560 3788
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