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Nippon Kitchen

#81 of 1,914 Restaurants in Glasgow
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91 West George Street, Glasgow G2 1PB, Scotland
+44 141 328 3113
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Today
12:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed today NEW via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed Nippon Kitchen. I thought the sushi platter selection was good, and good value, and everything was fresh. I also ordered a noodle bowl, which, if not the greatest depth of flavour, was nice, and no MSG, unlike some other places. The service we had was good. Ambience was a bit crowded. Not best choice for kids or... More 

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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I visited Nippon Kitchen with my partner and friends today. We were very well looked after by the staff who were really welcoming and pleasant. It was so difficult deciding what to eat as everything on the menu sounded amazing. Myself and two friends ordered bento boxes and my partner a katsu curry. We also ordered a few sides of... More 

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Bowmore
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120 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were a party of 4 that ate here for dinner. We had a shared starter of sushi (20 pieces) which was adequate then we all had a main dish. We all enjoyed our meal and would return again.

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Thank Elizalilymum
Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been visiting this restaurant for a long time now, my favourite dish being the chicken skewers and the Katsu chicken after being advised that this was halal which tastes amazing but after eating out there with friends for a year I am now finding out from the staff at Nippon Kitchen that this isn't the case as the... More 

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Thank yf123786
Nippon_Kitchen, Owner at Nippon Kitchen, responded to this review

Hi, firstly please accept my sincere apologies. The waitress that you spoke to you gave you incorrect information. Our chicken is Halal and is in no way cooked with other non halal meat. This would be against our food hygiene rules. I believe that you have also posted on Facebook (Abirah?), I have privately messaged you on Facebook to discuss... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is really tasty, and the staff were kind and helpful. There are enough Vegetarian and vegan options.

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Thank Emily B
Dublin, Ireland
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99 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a very nice lunch at Nippon Kitchen today, I would certainly visit again. Staff were very helpful and friendly. I was a little disappointed the 10 piece sushi selection from the lunch menu did not include any fish/sashimi pieces, but it was still very tasty!

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Thank Phil_2547
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was nice and it's generally good value for money. No problems with this at all. The service really let the place down, though. The waitress who served us was well out of order and pretty much made sure I won't be back here again.

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Thank DannyGlasgow1967
Nippon_Kitchen, Owner at Nippon Kitchen, responded to this review

Dear DannyGlasgow1967, firstly thank you for taking the time to write your review of Nippon Kitchen. It pleases me to read that you felt our food was nice and good value for money, however I am extremely disappointed that my business has let you down with "Dreadful Service". At Nippon Kitchen I take pride in providing an overall dinning experience... More 

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74 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great Japanese restaurant offering some excellent food dishes, with great service in nice surroundings. The building looks like an old bank inside, and have been well maintained to offer a nice atmosphere. It was busy when we visited but got seated quickly and the atmosphere was very good. The menu offer quite a lot of choices, with each dish... More 

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Thank IRBtrip
Budapest, Hungary
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92 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I used to go there every Sunday night with some friends. I absolutely loved the food. It was very good and mid-range price. The place is not exceptional and the service either but the food definitely worth it.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Goof food, but the service was a wee bit poor and the prices too high. I wouldn't recommend the place wholeheartedly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$36
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 West George Street, Glasgow G2 1PB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +44 141 328 3113
Description
Modern Japan meets old Glasgow in this cool and contemporary refurb of a Grade A listed City Centre building.Authentic Japanese food made using fresh locally sourced ingredients and served in a relaxed and informal setting.Serving crisp tempura, mouth-watering noodle dishes, the freshest sushi, handmade to order, and much more.A true taste of Japan in the centre of Glasgow.

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