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“lovely food great staff”
Review of Hanahana

Hanahana
Ranked #149 of 1,279 Restaurants in Newcastle upon Tyne
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$35 - US$70
Cuisines: Japanese
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Restaurant details
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Durham, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“lovely food great staff”
Reviewed 23 May 2014

Staff are really good at what they do, food was outstanding i had a set menu and everything was delicious. Atmosphere was great we will be back.

  • Visited April 2014
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2 Thank meghan s
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English first
Hebburn, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Great food, great atmosphere”
Reviewed 13 May 2014

Visited Hanahana for a work night out at the back end of April. Loved seeing the food being cooked in front of us, it all tasted great and everyone seemed to thoroughly enjoy themselves. Unfortunately a lady from a different party did get hit with one of our eggs.

  • Visited April 2014
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Thank SueSu47
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
109 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Meat feast ”
Reviewed 9 May 2014 via mobile

I've not been to a Japanese for years and had forgotten what to expect - the staff were lovely and attentive from the time we walked in and had the timings spot on for coming back and asking for more drinks throughout - we all selected options from the banquet menus and the food and the spectacle was brilliant - my only critisism really is that it seemed quite pricey - £23-27 each for the food (4 meats or seafood , rice and veg) I know it's hard to compare cuisines but with so much competition with the likes of Brazilian banquets - maybe I'm being a little bit greedy but a but more meat would have been nice - on the whole though, lovely food, fab service , nice wine and good company

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1 Thank Kirstendoidge
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Loved it!”
Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

16 of us went for little bro 18th birthday- was great. Food was great- got string if pearls set menu and can't understand people saying you didn't get much- got loads! And all amazing lots of flavour. Loved how food is cooked in front of you our chef was great writing happy 18 on hot plate and setting it on fire. Getting people up to catch egg in hat! The only thing which let's it down is the toilets there minging really need refurbished! Oh and one of our party was on orange n soda water and it cost same as pint of larger! Wine was reasonable priced 13.90 for a bottle of lovely rose. Great great night will def be back but do thing it's more suited to groups then couples .

  • Visited April 2014
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2 Thank gemmacaiden
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Can't fault it!”
Reviewed 26 April 2014 via mobile

Visited for the first time last night with a group of friends. Thoroughly enjoyed the evening. The staff were as polite, helpful and prompt as you could ask for anyone during a packed service and the food was delicious. The chicken satay in particular was excellent! As a concept I believe venues like this don't suit couples/table for 2 diners as the atmosphere doesn't lend itself to intimate gatherings but for group occasions I highly recommend it!

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