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Unkaizan

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Lot 395 Jalan Teluk Baru, Pantai Tengah, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
+60 4-955 4118
Tuesday
Closed
Hours:
Thu - Tue 18:00 - 23:00
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cozy place and friendly staff but the food wasn't served at the same time. The food was ok but not a wow moment.

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Thank Emelie R
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came to Unkaizen for birthday dinner. Was impressed with the service, food offerings and pricing. Sushi chef and owner really knew what he was doing, and the young local waitress be also knew her stuff. Ambiance was authentic tropical Langkawi a'la Japanese. We ordered live snapper made into Sashimi and Char grill. It was fantastic, the live snapper sashimi was... More 

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Thank Mrhrhssc
Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are craving some Fresh Japanese you can't go past this restaurant. It was a bit of a drive from our hotel but only 5 minutes away from night markets and shopping. Sashimi was incredibly fresh and the wagyu beef melted in your mouth. Everything on the menu is delicious and the service was excellent. Highly recommend this place... More 

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Thank Josephine C
Sydney, Australia
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43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can't say enough about the food here. I'm pescetarian and the seafood was delectable here. We had the miso salmon, a seafood teppanyaki and a tuna sashimi salad, all were amazing. Staff were beautiful. Hard to get in do hook early or be prepared to eat late - they seated is at 9pm and people were still arriving then!... More 

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Thank teejaydfromaus
George Town, Malaysia
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28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We read about Unkaizan being rated as Malaysia’s best Japanese restaurant and it was evident to see why. Upon stepping into the Japanese hut on a hill, we were greeted and served by the pleasant and friendly crew that made you feel very welcome. We dined in the cozy restaurant – twice in 2 days because we loved it so... More 

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Thank WeiLynn
Penang Island, Malaysia
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

If you like Japanese food you should try. Everyone say is good. For me the set dinner is value for what you get. I would recommand this place for those who like Japanese food.

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Thank Jun751310
Hamburg, Germany
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7 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

The food was delicious. We sat outside (table). Nice view. You can also sit japanese style in pavilions. Very friendly and attentive staff. Reservation recommended.

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Thank Quiscalus
Munich, Germany
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Nice experience, a little expensive as most of the Japanese restaurants which offer very good quality ....

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Thank kekmuc
chicago
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Good food and nice service. Menu had a nice mix of fresh seafood and Japanese beef. Staff is friendly and the setting was very nice (we sat outside on the veranda - mosquitoes were not a problem).

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Thank chimanChicago
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45 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Was here several times with friends and boyfriend for dinner. Authentic Japanese food with authentic Japanese restaurant settings. Do not prefer their sushi but would always go for their cooked dishes. Good to visit during happy hour to get 50% of the drinks.

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Thank Beatrice L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lot 395 Jalan Teluk Baru, Pantai Tengah, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Kedah  >  Langkawi District  >  Langkawi  >  Pantai Tengah
  • Phone Number: +60 4-955 4118

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