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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed 12 February 2020 via mobile

Came with my wife. We ordered gyoza(dumplings), teppenyaki udon, salmon and tuna sushi.The gyoza was good. Not great but no complaints. The teppenyaki udon was quite tasty. The sushi was not good. The salmon was okay but not tasty. The tuna sushi had no flavor...at all. You would never know you were eating tuna unless you looked at it. While sushi was edible (and I ate it) it was probably the worst sushi I've ever eaten. I would definitely never order it again from here. The sushi gets 1 star. The other two dishes I'd give 3 to 3.5 stars.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 3 February 2020

Food was amazing. We had beef teriyaki, lemon scallops and dumpling. The beef fell apart in your mouth. Scallops were cooked in from of us and were absolutely perfect. Dumpling were delicious. We were very impressed.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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AriaCucinaItaliana, General Manager at Hama Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 February 2020

Hello Lucy, Thank you for visiting Hama. It's great to know that you enjoyed dining with us. Customers like you are the ones who keep us motivated and determined to always deliver great quality of food and service to everyone. We hope you'll visit us...More

Reviewed 22 January 2020 via mobile

My family and I were looking for a good restaurant that would satisfy adults and kids. Hama was an excellent choice. Friendly staff, delicious food, and very clean place. We ordered and everything arrived super quick. Kitchen has a big glass where you can see...them preparing the dishes. A bit pricey, but worth paying.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 21 January 2020

This is what you call authentic. Went to some other places but this was the best. No matter what restaurants i go to, Hama will always be the main one for me. Nice friendly staff, I asked for some special requests because I have allergies...and they were very accommodating.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 23 December 2019 via mobile

Started with gyoza then mains included ramen, sukiyaki and chicken teriyaki. All food was good especially the spicy miso ramen. Service was quick and friendly. All in all a good place to eat.

Date of visit: December 2019
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AriaCucinaItaliana, Management at Hama Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2020

Hi spiv005, Thank you for visiting Hama. We are glad you liked the food served for you. We are looking forward to see you again here, soon!

Reviewed 23 December 2019 via mobile

Was hangry - this is not a review of the food as I didn’t stay to eat. Wanted to start with Sake. Asked to buy a bottle shown in menu.. was told I can only buy a small jug (half the price of the bottle...) “I want the bottle” “Bottle is too big, sir” “But it’s on the menu and that’s what I want” This went on for about 5 minutes .. eventually I gave up trying to get any logic or service Poor managementMore

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 2 December 2019

We visited Hama in December 2019 and ate Sushi with some Sake there. Back home in Finland we tend to eat Sushi quite often and we've gotten used to Tuna being a little bit hardy and usually don't order it. Here we tried our luck...among other ones also on the Tuna Sushi with jalopenos and it was as smooth as can be. All meals we had were excellent and fresh tasting. We have to also bring up the service - The restaurant had a lightning speed service (the fastest on our trip to Philippines !). Really enjoyed our meal and recommend to try this restaurant if you're in the neighbourhood and want to try out some good sushi !More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 10 November 2019 via mobile

if you want japanese food, go somewhere else (and yes, there are legit japanese restaurants in the island). it's at d'mall, so yes, it's convenient. we got a ramen and a 12pc gyoza, was not happy with the taste at all. serving size was ok...though. i guess if you're super hungry, there are no other restaurants available and you can't wait to eat, sure come to this place.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 4 August 2019

limited choice for the premier japanese restaurant on the island, quite expensive, but good professional service, always friendly

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 29 July 2019

It's close to the beach so it's easy to find, and their servings are quite large so it's perfect for a meal after lots of water activities. I'm a fan of the huge sushi boat that we ordered, it had different types of sushi for...everyone to enjoy. They have great ramen which was nice since it got rainy and a little cool when we visited. Their drinks (mango shake, frozen iced tea, lemonade) looked really fancy and were fun to drink. The service was good and I was very satisfied with everything ☺️More

Date of visit: July 2019
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