We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Unkaizan

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
Lot 395 Jalan Telok Baru, Pantai Tengah, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
+6049554118
Website
Improve this listing
Add hours for Unkaizan and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Doing business
Outdoor seating
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 241 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 156
    Excellent
  • 57
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Worth a visit

Try the soba nudles - Yum! Friendly and serviceminded staff end very good food :) Surroundings are stunning

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
Phj78
,
Copenhagen, Denmark
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Outdoor seating
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
Add Photo Write a Review

241 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Try the soba nudles - Yum! Friendly and serviceminded staff end very good food :) Surroundings are stunning

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tokyo, Japan
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Ordering is key -- I recommend any local fish. A bit pricey, but we splurged on sashimi and sea bass from their tanks. Wasabi is free; the charge is if you need more. Mostly, though, I was impressed with their service; the hostess came running after us to let us know a table had just opened up (at first there... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Second time after our last visit when on holiday a few years ago & definitely worth the 40 min cab ride from our hotel. This restaurant is run by a Japanese family so as far as we are cocerned is very original in taste the menu is extensive & although not cheap compared to UK it is still reasonable, fab... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Langkawi, Malaysia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The reception area is dirty, run down and desperately need major uplift. Look like a no star restaurant. The food served is okish, nothing to should about for Japanese Restaurant. The restaurant smell is not very inviting. In fact try the Japanese cuisine at Meritus Pelangi Jalan Pantai Cenang, it would easily beat Unkaizan and 10 times better. The outdoor... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Arrived late on our first night and decided to give this a go as it's in the grounds of Ambong Ambong villas - what a great place and great food, especially there homemade ice cream as well as the shock on my g/f's face when they bring you the live seabass in a basket. Service with a smile. Please try... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Sushi and salmon not so fresh. Insists to charge for the small plate of wasabi although we already rejected when the waitress served it with the sashimi. Need to wait for almost 30mins for a bowl of white rice cause there is no ready cooked rice to be served in this restaurant. One time visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melaka, Malaysia
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

One of the specials yesterday was swordfish which you could have either Tempura, Sushi or Sashimi. We had it as Sashimi and it was so fresh and tender it melted in your mouth. We also had California Roll, Deep fried Prawn Sushi and Soft shell crab Tempura. Also some fresh Udon Noodles. We also enjoyed an excellent Sake. Also the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Singapore
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I stayed at Ambong Ambong and so the restaurant was just down the hill and I had dinner thrice in the 4 nights I stayed there. The first meal was arranged as part of the yoga retreat and it is vegetarian - the stewed rice is just too yumm.. Understood later that it is not on the menu but was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Penang, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Top restaurant, Top service. just at the corner of Ambong Ambong Hotel. We enjoyed our evening, celebration my husbands birthday. The food so good.., special the BBQ lobster with o lot of garlic.. was so jammie, jammie.. we will come back

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 via mobile

I regret that I didn't come to this restaurant earlier! We had a table outside, very nice surroundings, lots of green, even had mosquitoes spray on the table. They had the day special so we tried 3 of those dishes. Tuna toro sashimi salad. Fresh seabass half made into sashimi and half grilled. Tenpanyakki tuna toro and sword fish. Omg... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Unkaizan also viewed

Pantai Tengah, Langkawi
Langkawi, Langkawi District
 
Pantai Cenang, Langkawi
Pantai Tengah, Langkawi
 

Been to Unkaizan? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lot 395 Jalan Telok Baru, Pantai Tengah, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Kedah  >  Langkawi District  >  Langkawi  >  Pantai Tengah
  • Phone Number: +6049554118

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Japanese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Unkaizan staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?