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KO Japanese Restaurant

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Jl. Uluwatu no. 45 | InterContinental Bali Resort, Jimbaran, Bali, Indonesia
+62 361 701888
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Description: This award winning Japanese restaurant offers cuisine in three distinct...
This award winning Japanese restaurant offers cuisine in three distinct dining venues. Teppanyaki promises an interactive dining experience cooked before your eyes in a lively performance.The Sushi Lounge & Bar invites you to enjoy fresh sushi, sashimi, tempura and yakitori in a relaxing setting and the Tatami Dining room serves an a la carte menu of authentic fare.Evening weekly at KO.Open for dinner only from 06.30pm
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Good for:
Dinner
Reservations
Late Night
Private Dining

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  • 76
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Well known and interesting place

Situated at InterContinental resort the venue is famous for its interiors, food and teppan show. The show is done in a separate teppan room, which is quite often crowded so that you will have to share the teppan with other visitors. Good sake choice, excellent food and amazing show! Well worth a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
Alexey R
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Moscow, Russia
Good for:
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Private Dining
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Moscow, Russia
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

Situated at InterContinental resort the venue is famous for its interiors, food and teppan show. The show is done in a separate teppan room, which is quite often crowded so that you will have to share the teppan with other visitors. Good sake choice, excellent food and amazing show! Well worth a visit!

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Perth, Australia
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This is definitely the most beautiful and exquisite Japanese restaurant, we have been to. The gardens and fish ponds are beautiful and it takes you away to a different place, the moment you walk through the doors. The food is authentic Japanese, in our opinion and we had the most fun filled and extraordinary Teppinyaki experience. The atmosphere, service, food,... More 

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Michel_KJ_Chertouh, General Manager at KO Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Nicmu, Thank you for sharing your experience pertaining to your recent visit at KO Japanese restaurant. I'm glad to learn that you had a wonderful dinner with us and that you enjoyed our culinary attraction. Looking forward to welcoming you back on your next return to Bali. Warm regards, Michel Chertouh General Manager More 

NYC
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32 reviews 32 reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We ate here at least 5 times during our 3 week stay in Bali. Having eaten at Nobu, Koi, etc - this places blows them all away. The sushi is amazing. We also had a teppanyaki dinner which was fun & fabulous! It's a must do in Bali!

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Michel_KJ_Chertouh, General Manager at KO Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Stephlovestravel, Thank you for sharing your experience pertaining to your recent visit at KO Restaurant, Teppanyaki and Cocktail Lounge. I'm glad to learn that KO becomes your favorite Japanese Restaurant in Bali. Looking forward to welcoming you back on your next return to Bali. Warm regards, Michel Chertouh General Manager More 

Marietta, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

The Ko Japanese Restaurant at the InterContinental Bali Resort is a true experience with the chef performing right at the table. The food was excellent and the performance was spectacular. I am a vegan and the chef took special care to give me exactly what I wanted.

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Michel_KJ_Chertouh, General Manager at KO Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Captainrankin, Thank you for sharing your experience pertaining to your recent visit at KO japanese Restaurant. I'm glad to learn that you enjoyed our culinary entertainment there. We concern about the guest comfort and well being therefore your vegetarian preference become our utmost priority. Looking forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to KO. Warm regards, Michel... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

An extraordinary incursion into Assian cuisine. Staff above my expectations. Chefs are friendly and ready to fulfill any extra requirements. Ambient is fantastic, Japanese gardens had the role to relax.

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Michel_KJ_Chertouh, General Manager at KO Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Carol B, Thank you for sharing your experience pertaining to your recent visit at KO Japanese Restaurant. I'm glad to learn that you enjoyed the dinner and the ambiance there. Looking forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to KO. Warm regards, Michel Chertouh General Manager More 

Perth, WA
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

The food was very good and service was excellent. Love the cocktail menu. Very expensive though, my husband had a steak (basically) which cost $65, we don't even pay that at home.

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Michel_KJ_Chertouh, General Manager at KO Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Bellabobbin, Thank your for sharing your experience pertaining to your recent visit at KO Japanese Restaurant. I'm glad to learn that you had a wonderful dinner there. We are proud that we choose the premium ingredient for our menu and with his passion, our chef has created a culinary attraction experience that has made KO Restaurant, Teppanyaki & Cocktail... More 

Perth
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I am a big fan of modern Japanese restaurants in Australia and have some high benchmarks to beat. That said, I was not expecting to be amazed by a Japanese restaurant in Bali. For me, Ko was an exquisite, albeit expensive night out. The Japanese gardens (moodily light for night time) are delightful and the entry through narrow corridors to... More 

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Michel_KJ_Chertouh, General Manager at KO Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Michael K, Thank you for sharing your experience pertaining to your recent visit at KO Japanese restaurant. I'm glad to learn that you had a lovely dinner there. Since you are the big fan of modern Japanese cuisine, we are honored that you had an exquisite dining experience with us. Looking forward to welcoming you back on your next... More 

Perth, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Everytime we stay in Jimbaran, we never missed Ko. We could come more than once in one visit. The quality of meat, sashimi & the sushi rice never fail. Teppanyaki offers excellent steak, the chef cooks our meat to a perfection, as we requested. My fav at the Teppanyaki is medium rare steak & crispy salmon skin. The sushi &... More 

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Michel_KJ_Chertouh, General Manager at KO Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Nordinela, Thank you for sharing your experience pertaining to your recent visit at KO Japanese Restaurant. I'm glad to learn that our restaurant is your preference place for dinner whenever you visit Jimbaran. Looking forward to welcoming you back on your next return to Bali. Warm regards, Michel Chertouh General Manager More 

Doha, Qatar
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We had few dinners here, reservation is recommended, the Manager was a very accommodating, when we told her we eat only Halal food, she divide the grill in two section and used different utensils to cook for us, thank you so much, we really enjoyed our evening. There shrimp tempura with Japanese mayo is a must to have when you... More 

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Michel_KJ_Chertouh, General Manager at KO Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Khurram-Dubai, Thank you for sharing your experience pertaining to your recent visit at KO Japanese Restaurant. I'm glad to learn that you had a wonderful dinner there. We strive to provide the excellent service and facilities to our guest, therefore our manager at KO prepare everything as your preference. Looking forward to welcoming you back on your next return... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Delicious fresh sushi and sashimi. We were staying at the hotel and returned a second time (with a room service dinner). Food is more expensive than local prices but an upset stomach is not something I would want to risk when eating raw fish!!! We really enjoyed our meal.

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Michel_KJ_Chertouh, General Manager at KO Japanese Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Louise P, Thank you for sharing your experience pertaining to your recent visit at KO Japanese restaurant. I'm glad to learn that you had a wonderful dinner there. Looking forward to welcoming you back on your next return to Bali. Warm regards, Michel Chertouh General Manager More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Jl. Uluwatu no. 45 | InterContinental Bali Resort, Jimbaran, Bali, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Bali  >  Jimbaran
  • Phone Number: +62 361 701888

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 40 - 250
  • Cuisine: Sushi, Japanese

Description

This award winning Japanese restaurant offers cuisine in three distinct dining venues. Teppanyaki promises an interactive dining experience cooked before your eyes in a lively performance.The Sushi Lounge & Bar invites you to enjoy fresh sushi, sashimi, tempura and yakitori in a relaxing setting and the Tatami Dining room serves an a la carte menu of authentic fare.Evening weekly at KO.Open for dinner only from 06.30pm

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