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Hamachi Steakhouse

1475 Lower Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3Z2, Canada
+1 902-422-1600
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (34 reviews)
“fried rice” (11 reviews)
“teppan yaki” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Steakhouse, Asian, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1475 Lower Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3Z2, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

I do love a good Japanese steakhouse and this one is decent. I missed out on the Teppanyaki experience due to it being booked but I grabbed a meal in the small restaurant alongside.

Thank NBTraveller68
Reviewed April 12, 2018

Great service, food and fun. The chef was entertaining and had us all involved making the meal. I will be back.

Thank hwright2018
Reviewed November 21, 2017

Well positioned on Halifax waterfront, serves a wide range of foods including sushi, Japanese hot plate, and regular fare, with good atmosphere and bar service.

Thank krof
Reviewed November 13, 2017

Went for dinner with my family and had a wonderful time. The cooking display is very fun. The chef was really funny and entertaining. The food was delicious. My waiter was very attentive and kind. Would definitely recommend this place for a fun and sociable...More

Thank Brandon J
Reviewed November 1, 2017

The food was very good (I had a burger with blue cheese and salad), but I had to wait quite a while for being served. I sat outside and the table was not the cleanest. I asked for local beer and expected beer from Halifax...More

Thank poptrash_de
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

We just sat outside for a drink. I had miso soup and was the only one who had food. It was ok. But the sangria ( or what they consider sangria) was absolutely horrible! The apple cider was pretty bad, too. I am not sure...More

Thank DameDeBronze
Reviewed October 7, 2017

We stopped in for lunch after a museum morning, and enjoyed relaxing on the terrace on the boardwalk. Had a lovely seafood chowder with pita bread - just what was needed along with the gorgeous water views.

Thank Swl781
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

On a warm sunny day near the end of September we enjoyed a great lunch on the patio at Hamachi Steakhouse on the waterfront in Halifax. Everything about the experience was delightful from the excellent wait staff and delicious food served attractively to the ambiance....More

Thank dhankinson
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

So I have heard good things about this restaurant however this was not the case. Poor service from the beginning and food was less than appealing from the presentation to the quality and taste. Took 30 minutes to have someone take our orders. Appetizers finally...More

Thank Shannon1114
Reviewed September 23, 2017

Had a wonderful lunch here . The food was amazing .We were in Tokyo last winter and I like the steak teriyaki here better. Perfect location on the waterfront.

Thank easterntreker
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Questions & Answers
Feliz D
January 4, 2018|
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Response from Loncolnmorris | Reviewed this property |
Children are welcomed.Ask the Manager by phone about the Chef's experience.
Bryan B
May 27, 2017|
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Response from Dawn F | Reviewed this property |
They have a a full sushi bar - so you can order from that at the Teppan tables. They also have salad, soup, and grilled vegetables.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Large groups, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1475 Lower Water St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3Z2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-422-1600
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