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Umai-Ya

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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $50
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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Lunch, Dinner

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Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant in KLCC to search for the good taste it used to have 3 years ago. I still remember how great the beef sukiyaki in its damansara uptown HQ tasted last time. To our dismay, the food's standard was totally unrecognizable. The...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Joe C
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

All the food was extremely delayed (Around 30 minutes). Gyoza was undercooked and rice was soggy. Miso soup which I normally like, here I did not. Service also seemed very unfriendly even before complaining or giving them a reason to be. Having eaten in the...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Jake R
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

I dined here today with my bf for our Christmas lunch. The service was poor and the food was also poor. We waited over half an hour for our food. The dumplings were under cooked and a crispy chicken dish we ordered was soggy. 1...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Ai Y
Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

Came here to shop and found this restaurant. The food is awesome and the service is good. The server were very attentive and well manner. My kids enjoy the food here and is definitely a recommended must try restaurant while in KLCC.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank wkh0409
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Restaurant is situated on the top floor of KLCC Suria Mall. Pleasant relaxed surroundings. Staff welcoming. Japanese menu with a Malaysian influence. The restaurant is not the cheapest and especially appears expensive when compared to the foodhall just a few metres away. However the food...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank AnilJethwa
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our dinners here. Creative presentation . Authentic taste. The oyster was huge and fresh. Loved the Ramen with black sesame sauce. Will come back for more.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank DLkkkhee
Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Have visited 3rd time & food was delicious. I like sitting on their tatami enjoying my food but the restaurant have renovated. There will be no Japanese style design. A bit disappointed.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Kathy A
Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

An ordinary Japanese restaurant chain that serve some nice Japan-imported seasonal fishes and wagyu beef from Matsusaka and Kobe, whereby Matsusaka's being more expensive. Of course the Matsusaka beef is very tasty with the marbling meat. Nothing special and just ordinary.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank meaningremission
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Visiting Umai-Ya was very good experience. We ordered Bikuri Maki sushi, seafood fried rice, miso soup and ramen. All dishes were fantastic specially the sushi and soup. I liked the ambience and the overall set up plus it's located in Suria KLCC. Little expensive but...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank y_sharad
Reviewed August 14, 2016

Umai-Ya is a comfortable Japanese restaurant with very good food. The restaurant's design splits it into three rooms, making the good-size space feel somewhat small-restaurant-intimate. The main dining area has several tables and booths, with a decorative wall dividing the space into two. The tables...More

Date of visit: July 2016
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