Best Japanese Restaurants in Penang

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We know that the Japanese have always been known for their rich and unique culture, their food carrying one of the most distinct features. Japanese restaurants in Malaysia usually range from mobile food stands, fine dining, buffet, atmospheric drinking places, to cheap sushi chain shops (which is better for your wallet) or unique theme restaurants.

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    Kinome Japanese RestaurantNon halal 01f78899591256b47a2708a65f6538333b86089a30fbd22545a41deece4ea490

    This humble cafe is established on a simple approach - to simply provide homecooked Japanese dishes in a homey environment. Fell pretty much at home, regardless if you're a Japanese or not, with dishes range from typical menu items like varied bento sets to katsu chicken platter. You're find the food affordable which is one of the many reasons Penang diners swarm into this eatery.
    Tips

    Weekly lunch set comes with salad, rice, miso soup and a dessert.

    Things to expect

    Clean and crisp Japanese ambience.

    Best with

    Izakaya dishes.

    Price

    RM14.00 to RM20.00

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    Kinome Japanese Restaurant View restaurant

    2-1-12 & 2-2-12, The One Terrace, Tingkat Mahsuri 5, 11950 Bayan Lepas Penang, 11950, Bayan Lepas, Penang
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    046461336

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    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
    11:30AM—02:00PM
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday
    06:00PM—09:00PM
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    Azuma Japanese RestaurantPork free d90bfb235d64e73ff14d8ad65b89aaab71a3af43962907cb9cd494af0a63fa21

    If you are looking for a decent Japanese meal to fill your tummy, then wait no more. Azuma serves value for money set meals and a wide variety of a la carte dishes. It's safe to note that you should make prior bookings before you go, as the place is usually pack during lunch and dinner hours. When you're there, look out for the famed fusion dish, Azuma Zushi Pizza.
    Tips

    If you want value for money, get the Combo Platter.

    Things to expect

    Moderate-priced platters. Great for large eaters!

    Best with

    Black Cod, Cream Crocquette and Okonomiyaki.

    Price

    RM10.00 to RM20.00

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    Azuma Japanese Restaurant View restaurant

    100 Persiaran Bayan Indah, Queensbay Mall, Bayan Lepas, Penang Island 11900, 11900, Bayan Lepas, Penang
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    046413118

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    Every day
    10:00AM—10:00PM
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    Sushi KitchenPork free d90bfb235d64e73ff14d8ad65b89aaab71a3af43962907cb9cd494af0a63fa21Alco free 9fb1f2c65edc2c1eaf4e8b24402d108dd33cc2bc71f0fb0022a54c3c390a66c8

    Sushi Kitchen's Georgetown Branch is well known for their hard to find vegan sushi selections. Whether you're vegan or not, the dishes on offering is prepared fresh and can be quite flavoursome.  The restaurant has a small but rather cozy interior with it's traditional japanese ambiance.

    Tips

    Things to expect

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    Price

    RM11.00 to RM20.00

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    Sushi Kitchen View restaurant

    Jalan Sungai Ara 1, Sungai Ara, 11900, Bayan Lepas, Penang
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    046446739

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    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
    11:30AM—08:00PM
    Friday, Saturday, Sunday
    11:30AM—02:30PM
    Friday, Saturday, Sunday
    06:00PM—10:00PM
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    Sushi KitchenPork free d90bfb235d64e73ff14d8ad65b89aaab71a3af43962907cb9cd494af0a63fa21Alco free 9fb1f2c65edc2c1eaf4e8b24402d108dd33cc2bc71f0fb0022a54c3c390a66c8

    Sushi Kitchen's Georgetown Branch is well known for their hard to find vegan sushi selections. Whether you're vegan or not, the dishes on offering is prepared fresh and can be quite flavoursome.  The restaurant has a small but rather cozy interior with it's traditional japanese ambiance.

    Tips

    Recommended to make reservations.

    Things to expect

    Cozy environment.

    Best with

    Green tea.

    Price

    RM11.00 to RM20.00

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    Sushi Kitchen View restaurant

    Jalan Sungai Ara 1, Sungai Ara, 11900, Bayan Lepas, Penang
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    046446739

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    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
    11:30AM—08:00PM
    Friday, Saturday, Sunday
    11:30AM—02:30PM
    Friday, Saturday, Sunday
    06:00PM—10:00PM
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    Tsuruya Japanese Restaurant (I-Avenue Branch)

    The Japanese restaurant Tsuruya, has two branches in penang, the I-Avenue branch, and the E-Gate branch. Both offer an attractive interior and cozy atmosphere. Their menu offers a wide range of dishes to quench your Japanese food itch. Their signature dishes consists of their Chicken Teriyaki Don, Kare Udon, Sake Harasu, and Tori Kawa.

    Tips

    Recommended to make a reservation.

    Things to expect

    Cozy environment.

    Best with

    Price

    RM21.00 to RM40.00

    Tsuruya Japanese Restaurant (I-Avenue Branch) View restaurant

    I-avenue, 1-1-25, Medan Kampung Relau 1, Kampung Seberang Paya, 11900 Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia, 11900, Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang
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    046410828

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    Every day
    11:30AM—02:30PM
    Every day
    06:00PM—10:00PM
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