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“A fun experience” 5 of 5 stars
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shabu shabu
utrechtseweg, Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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Ranked #28 of 151 Restaurants in Amersfoort
Cuisines: Japanese
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: all you can eat,top,lekker,betaalbaar,lief personeel
Charlottetown
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“A fun experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

It was our first time at a Shabu Shabu and it definitely won't be the last time. We were in amersfoort for the night and found this place through Tripadvisor. We had friendly and efficient service and everything we ordered was delicious. We loved the use of a tablet to order the food and there were enough non-seafood options as well if you are not a fan of sushi. We can't wait to try something like this again!

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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Laag Zuthem, Overijssel, Netherlands
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Good food, good atmosphere, good prize”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

This japanese all you eat can eat is very good. It has a nice modern interior, it is big and light, and the atmosphere is lively. The food is very tasty, and the ingredients are of good quality. Service is very accurate and fast because you order your food by tablet. The desert rounds are very nice too, because you can order as many deserts as you can eat, and they have a great variety of them.

  • Visited March 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Soest, The Netherlands
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Precious water”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

A crowded popular " all you can eat" restaurant. The quality of the dishes is beyond question. The portions are generous, service quick and efficient due to ordering by tablet. It is, in my opionion, at most a once every three months experience, but th kids love it. House wines are nice, but the staff have been instructed not ro serve tap water. I can imagine that providing free water would lead, in Holland, to " all you can drink" so why not ask a modest amount for a carafe of water instead of charging 6 .50 for a bottle of water from Bunnik insteD of Amersfoort?

  • Visited October 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Vlierden, The Netherlands
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230 reviews 230 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 129 cities Reviews in 129 cities
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
“Did not expect such quality in an 'all you can eat sushi'”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

We where pointed to this restaurant by the hotel receptionist, normally we prefer to eat sushi in a real sushi restaurant, but this is an all you can eat restaurant. We had some minor experiences in similar all you can eat so we where a bit hesitant. Well, no reason for that, the food was good and sometimes even a bit better, the sushi's itself looked a bit smaller then they should be, but then again it is all you can eat so ou order again. Ordering goes through a mini-tablet, that is remarkably accurate. Soon after oredering the food arrives. The service is a bit unpersonal, the waitresses have a big round to do, but then the girl serving the drinks had plenty of time for a friendly chat. In the end, no complaints whatsoever. Would I go back, yes no doubt.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Gimmick”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

In This restaurant the customer uses ipads to order his sushi. You can order as much as you want. If you are not carefull your table will soon be overflowing with little dishes with sushi. The drinks have to be ordered with a waiter and this took forever with us. The waiters are all willing but not always well trained. The manager did his best to salvage the situation. The food is not good. The noodles were so overdone that they were almost a paste, the rice was tasteless as was much of the fish.
Fun for a night out because you can continue to order as much as you want but not recommended for sushi-lovers.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 2 of 5 stars Food
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