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11 Jalan Sultan Ismail | Level 1, Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur 50250, Malaysia
+60 3-2032 2388
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
11 Jalan Sultan Ismail | Level 1, Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur 50250, Malaysia
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Reviewed July 11, 2016

Nice cosy restaurant with friendly service. Fresh Japanese foods with wide choices. Highly recommend the dish, Gyutongue Wafu.

2  Thank MMAH10
Reviewed June 8, 2016

After having posted a very negative review of the hotel's Japanese restaurant a few months ago, I decided to give it a new try on this visit. Nothing has changed : after being ushered to a table and given the menu, it was impossible to...More

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1  Thank Alain T
Reviewed May 6, 2016

I hosted a dinner for 3. The restaurant manager was excellent. He recommended the dishes and when we were over ordering, he advise that we have enough. He created a platter of sashimi, a platter of tempora. We also had excellent grilled Salmon and a...More

1  Thank LeeNClarke
Reviewed April 25, 2016

I have dined here a few times for dinner. The setting at night time is fantastic and recommended for a little romance. The food is magical and we particularly enjoyed a few pots of warm sake.

1  Thank ShaunW1968
Reviewed April 2, 2016

Sushi buffet was so bad as staff ate dishes after 2.30pm despite many guests' presence in the restaurant. Furthermore, sushi served there is much different from a photograph shown in the hotel advertisement. (There was no salmon roe sushi at all.) Although the price was...More

7  Thank aabbss2016
Reviewed March 27, 2016

The wife and i had our anniversary dinner there. They made a 6 cours special vegan dinner for my wife. We had sake and alot of food we never tryied before, we where very pleased.

1  Thank Geir-72
Reviewed March 21, 2016

We love to come here for the delicious food and good service, although during our last visit, they seemed to be short staffed and were slow to refill our tea. We love the sashimi which we found to be really fresh. Sushi was well presented...More

1  Thank LL721
Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Zipangu is high-end Japanese restaurant, particularly for sushi. The weekend buffet is not to be missed if you are in KL. The price may appear on the upper side if you consider in MYR but remember this is a five star establishment. There is barely...More

2  Thank JayantChandra
Reviewed January 29, 2016

We like its wide variety of lunch sets in a serene minimalist setting restaurant during weekdays. Reasonable price tag with its serving size, consistent quality, attentive service and relaxed ambience. However, it is a let down during the recent visit. The waiter that took our...More

1  Thank Wheelers7
Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

I've been a little wary of exploring much more than sushi to be honest apart from Nobu in London a decade ago. So this was a real eye opener. The menu is not too bewildering and we were guided through it by the staff ....More

1  Thank stewartindia
ShangriLaKLMgmt, Manager at Zipangu, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2016

Dear Guest, Greetings and many thanks for sharing your valuable feedback as it is highly appreciated. My team and I are glad to be of your service and hope to see you again. Best regards, Andreas Senn – EAM F&B

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November 4, 2016|
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Response from Danny T | Reviewed this property |
I believe 3 years old and below eat free. You should call up Zipangu to be extremely sure about this.
March 23, 2016|
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Response from Danny T | Reviewed this property |
Price: MYR 165 net per adults / MYR 82.50 net per child.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Jalan Sultan Ismail | Level 1, Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur 50250, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Wilayah Persekutuan  >  Kuala Lumpur
  • Phone Number: +60 3-2032 2388
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Zipangu is the up-market, trendy, Japanese style Brasserie located on the first floor of the hotel. A la carte menu featuring authentic Japanese dishes as well as teppanyaki, sushi, sashimi are prepared by Japanese Chef, Hiroaki Karasawa and served in this modern and Zen style designed environment.
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