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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, Late Night, Private Dining, Reservations
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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  • 80
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 6
    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
Amazing service and great good

We came here for the teppanyaki - the service here was faultless. The chef was funny and entertaining and the food fresh and tasty. We choose the Ko set menu that included tuna sashimi, tuna salad, vegetables, prawns or mussels, fish, chicken or beef, rice, miso and banana pancakes. For two set... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
Natalie S
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Sydney, Australia
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Perth
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Food was absolutely DELICIOUS. A little pricey for Bali but definitely worth it. Service is amazing. Presentation is great. Don't have a bad word to say !

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

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

Singapore, Singapore
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I would say it's not the worst restaurant but just there's not much attention to details. Tried to order Sake but staff mentioned they are having a problem with suppliers so not available except one which I didnt like. I was hoping I can have yamazaki or Suntory but also not available. Staff are busy cleaning but not attentive. I... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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111 reviews 111 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We came here for the teppanyaki - the service here was faultless. The chef was funny and entertaining and the food fresh and tasty. We choose the Ko set menu that included tuna sashimi, tuna salad, vegetables, prawns or mussels, fish, chicken or beef, rice, miso and banana pancakes. For two set menus and 3 beers it cost just over... More 

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

Dear Natalie S, 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 dining experience as well as enjoyed our culinary entertainment there. Looking forward to welcoming you back on your next return to Bali. Warm regards, Michel Chertouh General Manager More 

Moscow, Russia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

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

Dear Alexey R, 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 dining experience as well as enjoyed our culinary attraction. Looking forward to welcoming you back on your next return to Bali. Warm regards, Michel Chertouh General Manager More 

Perth, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 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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33 reviews 33 reviews
93 helpful votes 93 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 

Contributor
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
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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
Reviewer
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 

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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: Japanese, Sushi

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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