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“More than brilliant!”
Review of Pabu Grill & Sake

Pabu Grill & Sake
Ranked #32 of 128 Restaurants in Collingwood
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $20 - $75
Cuisines: Asian, Japanese
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed November 19, 2013

Had an absolutely fabulous evening at Pabu on Saturday in a party of 25 people. The banquet menu was the best Japanese food I've tasted, with a great deal of variety and flavours. Each course was delightful and tasty with drink orders processed smoothly and quickly.
(p.s. Don't miss the ice-creams - they are to die for!)
Several people had complicated special diet requests and these were handled courteously and efficiently throughout the night. All the staff were friendly, helpful and professional and made all of us very welcome.
10 out of 10 for the entire experience.
Will definitely return!!

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Reviewed September 21, 2013

We were on our way to another restaurant when we noticed Pabu. My partner suggested maybe we should give this a go so I cancelled our booking elsewhere and got a table at Pabu.
Staff greated us and were so polite and helpful with their suggestions. Porterhouse steak was delicious, the best we have had. The prawns were also great as were the rest of our choices. Dessert was fantastic, black sesame ice cream with green tea brulee. We were both pleasantly surprised with the overall experience. Great decor and we will definatley be back many times again. Would happily recommend to every one. Reasonably priced too.

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Reviewed July 25, 2013

Great decor, great food accompanied with great service.

The food was delicious, must try Hamachi King Fish with Pabu Special Sauce. Sumiyaki Set was a nice addition to Watari Kani Kara-age (soft shell crab). We finished with Tempura Banana as special Dessert.

The staff were very helpful explaining the dishes with Sake matching as well as wine matching for my partner who was more into wine. Thank You Pabu, I will be back for more.

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1  Thank Daniel1214_13
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Reviewed May 29, 2013

Izakaya at its best - Don't take my word for it - check out the website. It tastes as good as it looks. Had some wonderful meals in Nagoya but this was outstanding. Great work Khoa Nguyen (owner); Eid Goh (architect); and the team behind the bar! Outstanding banquet!

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Reviewed May 10, 2013

I recently visited Pabu after a business meeting when we were looking for something quick and different on the way home. We were very pleasantly surprised.

The menu was very interesting with a range of "tapas-style" Japanese cuisine to try, along with a great range of Sake to match your taste and food. We tried several of the cold and warm dishes, Whitebait, Crispy Prawns and Soft-shell crab to name a delicious few. If you love your Sushi and/or Sashimi, then you must try one of their selection as well.

All in al it was a very surprising and delicious experience. I highly recommend it.

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