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Nubo Japanese Tapas

739 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
+1 778-265-9909
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sashimi” (30 reviews)
“tapas” (36 reviews)
“maguro” (7 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
739 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

This place was a block away from our hotel and we managed to get 2 spots at the bar without a reservation. This is an intimate restaurant with not too many seats so it gets filled quickly. The sushi and side dishes were really good...More

Thank pavelgerega
Reviewed 3 days ago

Spending a week in Victoria included Nubo Japanese Tapas. Nubo was recommended by several drivers, hotel staff and various locals as being the best of any style restaurant in Victoria. It took two days to get a reservation but we got in around 6:30 pm...More

Thank salemrob
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food was fresh and tasty. We had a number of items our favourite was the fried avocado stuffed with crab(I can’t remember the name). I don’t really have anything bad to say about this place. Friendly and helpful service, tasty food. May not be...More

Thank Thomas A
Reviewed 4 days ago

Came here a couple of nights ago with a friend of mine. We ordered three appetizers to split and a main each. Everything was so delicious. We had gyoza, prawn rolly pops and agedashi tofu for our appetizers and they were all very good. My...More

Thank Lauren H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice presentation but when the seaweed salad is so soggy it is practically melted and the sashimi is clearly thawed from frozen with soggy rice, something is not right. Torontonian with a penchant for fresh, authentic Japanese.

1  Thank Tee L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow. We decided to have some late night sushi and looked up this place on trip advisor. We arrived late in the evening and had to wait for a table which we consider a good sign. The food did not disappoint. It was actually some...More

Thank TravelproGroup
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was amazing and the service was exemplary! We sat up at the bar and were entertained by the talented staff as they prepared each delightful little dish! Highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank MarieHut
Reviewed 1 week ago

I brought my sister, visiting from Ottawa, here and we were both blown away. The service was incredible, you can tell the employees take pride in their work. We ordered a decent amount of food, even ordering seconds of something we both really enjoyed. We...More

Thank Samantha B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best sushi restaurants We ate in over the last few years. Great veriety, perfect atmosphere & excellent service. As good as the best sushi I had in Japan.

Thank Shlomo S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was clean and the staff were friendly. The food was priced well and it was so delicious! I definitely recommend the bluefin tuna if you have a chance.

Thank JennM456
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April 1, 2017|
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Response from Shawn l | Property representative |
sunday-Saturdsy which means 7 days a week:)
March 13, 2017|
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Response from KenJennings1 | Reviewed this property |
There were groups of all sizes happily chatting away, so I don't think you would have a problem. Was more 'vibrant' than 'Noisy'. Definitely a happy place!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
11:30 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 739 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 778-265-9909
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