Ongoing Japanese Food Fair --> Click Here

Year-End Special 2021 Japanese Food Fair from Nov. 22 to Dec. 19 !!

vo. 1 Japanese Food Fair in Auckland in June 2021

**** Click the button above ****

1) To register to receive benefits and the latest information

2) To apply for soy sauce (First come, first served) for 200 people

3) To be in the draw for Big / Small prizes by visiting more than 3 restaurants


June 01 ~ 30

Lunch and/or Dinner Time

To check the venues and menus, please click ➡️ LIST

Make You a Big Fan of Japanese Food

Are you looking for Japanese restaurants serving the real taste of food? Want to spend peaceful time with your family, friends and loved ones? Are you seeking rewards for yourself?

Japanese restaurants recommended by Japanese residents of Auckland join this food fair. We are sure of their excellence, uniqueness, and great Japanese hospitality "o-mo-te-na-shi" and service. You will feel actual Japanese cultures and enjoy the ultimate experience through the food fair.

Each restaurant serves special and gourmet menus for a limited time of the whole of June 2021 and provides excellent experiences with a special one-night event. You will see more than 30 dishes at the 2 price points - $25 and $55+ options. Also, special pop-up events collaborate with Chef Kazuya from Kazuya Restaurant (Symons street) and Chef Makoto from cocoro restaurant (Ponsonby), who are well-known.

AND answer the online survey OR dine in at least 3 listed restaurants during the period, and you will be in the draw for nice prizes such as meal coupons and packs of Japanese products. Click here

To see details of the menus and extraordinary one-night events, please scroll down, down, down..!

About the FOOD FAIR

  • Date : Jun 01 (Tue) 〜 Jun 30 (Wed)

  • Time : Depends on restaurants. Lunch time or/and Dinner time

  • Areas : Auckland regions within approximately 20km radius of Sky Tower including Albany, Botany, New Lynn.

  • Venue : At each restaurant --> See the list of the restaurants and click pictures for menus, locations, and other important information!! OR scrol down to check the list and click pictures for more details .

  • Price category : $25 meals and $55+ meals

  • Special GIFTs for YOU --> Please use this form here. And you will be in the draw to win a wonderful prize.

  • Also, enjoy special pop-up events held at some restaurant at a fixed date and time during June.

Please DON'T miss the real Japanese cultural experience at this time. You must have fun nights !!!!

Ramen Daikoku

Deluxe !! Seafood Ramen & Takoyaki

It is a beautiful set menu! You can make your stomach full with a warm, delicious meal.

Zool Zool

Paitan Ramen Set

Paitan Ramen + 1 choice from

1) Special Cheesecake

2) Glass of beer (Japanese Beer: Orion)

Limited to 10 Ramen per day

Ramen Station

(A) Kyushu Tonkotsu Ramen

  • Pork based Ramen

  • Teriyaki eel (1pc)

(B) Kitakata Ramen

  • Soya sauce based Ramen

  • Deep fried chicken (Karaage)

Daikoku Botany

Special Set Lunch

  • Teriyaki Beef Steak (Scotch Fillet) Donburi

  • Mini Udon

Banzai Restaurant

Your choice: Donburi OR Sushi Roll

Deluxe Banzai Sashimi Donburi and Miso soup OR Deluxe Banzai Sushi Roll and Miso soup

For more details, please click the picture.

Ikkyu Japanese Restaurant

(A) Seafood Paitan Ramen Set

  • Paitan Ramen

  • Fried Rice (Small)

  • Deep fried chicken (Karaage 2pc)

(B) Salmon Don

  • Rice bowl with fresh salmon & salmon roe)

  • Snapper Soup

  • Salad (Small)

  • Pickles

Japanese Bistro ZEN

Special Value Lunch

Sashimi, Roll Sushi, Vegetable Tempura, ** Mini Donburi

served with 2 kinds of Appetizer, Salad and Miso Soup

**** Choice for Mini Donburi Tender Roast Beef OR Braised Pork Belly

Musashi Japanese Cuisine

Special Lunch Set

Ikura Don, Udon, Chicken Miso Katsu, Agedashi Tofu, Sushi, Kobachi (Side dish)

*** This menu is available at 3 locations: St Heliers, Milford and New Lynn

Click the name of the area to see more details below;

The Gyoza Bar

Japanese Drink and Tapas Set

Choice from Japanese sake set or Japanese whisky set.

1) 6 different varieties of 30ml glass sake

2) 3 different varieties of whisky

Plus Small Tapas (eg: Chicken Karaage 5 pieces etc)

Danryu Japanese Seafood Restaurant

Iburi-gakko Nigiri Sushi

Iburi-gakko is special radish pickles. Combination of Iburi-gakko and New Zealand salmon deliver the special Japanese nigiri sushi.

Ramen DO

Hokkaido Saketoba Ramen

This special Ramen uses ingredients that are rarely available, even in Japan: Rausu Saketoba (similar to Salmon Jerky), Rausu kelp, and Rausu salmon clause.

Limited to 10 Ramen per day

Click the picture for more detailed information.

Kazuya Restaurant

Seasonal Special 5 Course Menu

Chef Kazuya will provide the gorgeous and memorable 5-course dinner experience only for the Japanese Food Fair.

Available only at the dinner time and Booking is essential

** Click photo to see more details


Cocoro Special Course Menu

This course menu includes snacks from our kitchen, Sashimi, Nigiri Sushi, Finger Roll Sushi, Organic miso soup and choice of dessert.

Booking is essential

** Click photo to see more details

Daikoku on Quay

Special Dinner for Japanese Food Fair


For more details, please click the picture.

Daikoku Botany

Crayfish & Eye Fillet Stake 7 Course

Amuse - Soup - Salad - Sashimi- First Main - Second Main - Dessert

For more details, please click the picture.

Daikoku Albany

Special Dinner for 2 people


For more details, please click the picture.

Daikoku Takapuna

Special Dinner for Japanese Food Fair

STARTER - ENTREE (4dishes) - MAIN (2dishes) - DESSERT

For more details, please click the picture.

Musashi Japanese Cuisine

Special Dinner Set

Wagyu Sukiyaki, Sushi, Sashimi, Tempura, Kobachi (Side dish)

*** This menu is available at 3 locations: St Heliers, Milford and New Lynn

Click the name of the area to see more details below;

Japanese Bistro ZEN

5 Course Special Dinner

Amuse - Sashimi - First Main - Second Main - Dessert: Chestnut Creme Caramel

For more details, please click the picture.

Get Prize! sponsored by JFC New Zealand

✴️ Gift: Table soy sauce Kikkoman

It is for the first 200 people who enjoyed 3 special meals at listed restaurants.

✴️ Big / Small Prize: Pack of Japanese products and Meal coupons

One chance to draw for every 3 prize CODEs !!

** If you have 6 CODEs, you will get a double chance. If 9 CODEs, triple chance!

Enjoy 3 special meals to get the double chance (Soy sauce and Big/Small Prize)

How to apply?

1) Eat a special meal, get a prize CODE

2) Go online to send a CODE

3) When you've done 3 of them, you will automatically be on the list for Soy Sauce Gift and in the draw for the Big / Small Prize.

** Please use the same email address.

We will announce the winners on July 16 (Fri) by sending emails directly.

This is a Prize CODE

Please collect as many CODEs as possible and get more chance to win prize!

To get a CODE, please ask restaurant staff

Special POP-UP Events during June !!

Japanese Food Fair : Special Fine Dining Experience

Collaborations with well-known 2 restaurants: Kazuya Restaurant & cocoro !!!

- Date: July 4th (Sun)

- Time: 17:30~

- Location: cocoro Restaurant 56a Brown Street, Ponsonby, Auckland

- Course dinner: 6 course

- Price: $195 per person

**** Booking is essential ****

To book, please contact cocoro restaurant

1) Email :

2) Phone call : +6493600927

Location of JFF Participating Restaurant