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Jfx

56 Scarborough ST, Southport, Queensland QLD 4215, Australia
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Ranked #6 of 112 restaurants in Southport
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Japanese
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Labrador, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

$10 Lunch well worth it, but because they rush it through its not always taste as good every time I used to come.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Really liked this place alot, the food portions are generous and all the meals on our table were prepared perfectly, the staff were a little hard to understand but they we're willing to take the time to explain what the food was on the menu , over all this place is a must try for Southport central , prices were... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

This place is the real deal. Not only is the food served piping hot, the flavours are the authentic punch you in the face intense. Serving sizes are huge and prices are reasonable.

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Main Beach, Australia
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Awesome, great value, cannot fault. My only recommendation is to book, as it is always busy. Great place to take your friends. I love the soft shell crab.

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Parkwood, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

I used to go there very regularly for lunch during 2012, and the food were great. But then something kind of change and their food hasn't been the same high quality as before. The pork now looks to have more of the fat on it than actual meat (while before, I could barely see or taste the fat) and feel... More

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Gold Coast
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112 reviews 112 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

My wife is Japanese. We had dinner at JFX on the recommendation of a friend. The decor is basic, but the food is tasty and authentic. For entree we had the beef yukke (marinated raw beef). It's basically the Japanese equivalent of steak tartare...now prohibited in Japan due to health regulations. Very nice! We then a selection of dishes from... More

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Labrador, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

My husband & I had a dinner on Saturday night because my Australian neighbor recommended us this restaurant a lot. We had beef yukke for entree & Japanese barbecue for main. I am Japanese & my husband ( Australian ) also knows how Japanese style barbecue like so obviously had high expectation. We found food & atmosphere are quite authentic.... More

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Within walking distance from Meriton Southport. we phoned to make a reservation for a Friday night. Great food, quick service and value for money. Complimentary green tea was perfect,

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Gold Coast, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013 via mobile

We have just finished having Japanese barbecue for dinner. It was really good, affordable prices, tasty and super friendly service!!! Highly recommended and definitely coming back!!!!

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Southport, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Authentic Japanese BBQ. You feel like you are actually dining in Japan. Now JFX has 2 locations in Southport having recently opened under Nexus Towers and Southport Central.

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