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Lot 395 Jalan Teluk Baru, Pantai Tengah, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Thu - Tue 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

You need to make advanced reservations otherwise you will be disappointed. Very good service and recommendation for today's special with fresh seafoods.

Thank wanzhung
Langkawi, Malaysia
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Best Japanese restaurant on the island. Everything is fresh and excellent. Great service, very nice staff. Not to be missed

Thank Selalupergi
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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84 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I only can said this restaurant is very good. Excellent in their service and the food. The owner is the Japanese chef and this restaurant is awarded one of the best restaurant in 2016. The price is slightly higher but is worth for it.

Thank GuunGoh
Kuala Lumpur
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my special spot in Langkawi. I cannot express how much I love this place. I strongly suggest anyone who visits here order their unagi kamameshi (Unagi with hot rice in a pot). That's a dish that I couldn't find similar experience in KL. Their sashimi is thicker than usual ones, so it's personal whether you would like it... More 

Thank Melody812
kuala lumpur
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8 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Intro by the staff in ambong ambong says this is a must try restaurant. The food is good, friendly staff, mosquito free for outdoor seats - isn't it amazing?! Please pay a visit if you are there in Langakawi.

Thank scarymary_real
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Food here is really unique and nice, but can be quite pricey depending on what you order. We had a baby with us but they couldn't accommodate... had to sit in the outdoor dining area and risk getting mosquito bites =(

Thank Weiwu L
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Unkaizan is definitely THE Japanese restaursnt to dine at. Fresh sashimi and very delicious Ika Teriyaki and chicken katsu. Very polite and helpful waitress too! Superbly satisfied!

Thank Sarah C
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

As the restaurant is a bit secluded, i am very surprised by the number of diner. The balcony sit will allow you to have a good view of the sunset. The japanses is by far one of the most tasty one i had. I am so tempted to eat more even when i was very full. The staff is very... More 

Thank Xue Han T
Temerloh, Malaysia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

I came here because this is my favourite Japanese dining venue... & also my husband's. The taste of their food served during each visit is always consistent. The chef & his kitchen team are always on the dot when it comes to dishing out our orders... never experienced any delay, even when they are busy. I've tried quite a number... More 

Thank SiNo_MoHai
Kuala Lumpur
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

The sushi (California & Ebi) done by Chef Také came up tops on my family's list of favourites. The chicken teriyaki, grilled beef, green tea noodles, miso & garlic fried rice are prepared to perfection... testaments to the consistency that Unkaizan is renowned for. The chef's lovely restaurant manager, hostess/cashier & service staff are super friendly, professional & knowledgeable, reflecting... More 

Thank Planet76

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lot 395 Jalan Teluk Baru, Pantai Tengah, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Kedah  >  Langkawi District  >  Langkawi  >  Pantai Tengah
  • Phone Number: +6049554118

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?