Montage of Teppanyaki restaurant in Lower Hutt

Try our fantastic Japanese teppanyaki restaurant in Lower Hutt

When the chef cooks fried rice, can the customer catch it? Yes!

Japanese cuisine has a rich, long history centred upon freshness and light, delicious flavours. Ichiban Teppanyaki is a popular restaurant in Lower Hutt that subscribes to this tradition, providing excellent home-style teppanyaki. Our entertaining chefs cook fresh seafood and tender meats right in front of you - catch your own dinner! We source only the freshest ingredients, ensuring that our quality is unmatched. Come and experience our delicious teppanyaki dishes for yourself today!
 

Our restaurant

  • Functions
  • Parties
  • Dine in and takeaway
  • Licensed bar

Our menu


Ichiban Teppanyaki offers a great selection of traditional Japanese dishes freshly cooked with ingredients of the highest quality. We are pleased to serve our customers a superb range of reasonably priced dishes with the highest quality of seafood and steak fillet. We specialise in the art of teppanyaki (barbecue on a hot plate) which originated in Osaka 250 years ago and is now extremely popular with barbecue gourmets all over the world. For Japanese food with that home-style quality, call us in Lower Hutt today. Our aim is that from your first taste you'll fall in love with the wonderful food offered by Ichiban Teppanyaki. 

About us


Our aim here at Ichiban Teppanyaki is to serve the best food and to make your stay a most memorable and enjoyable experience. We welcome any suggestions that you might have in order to make your dining experience a most pleasurable one. Our restaurant seats up to 80 people and is an ideal venue for functions, corporate or a fun group night out.

Looking for something special after your dinner? Our chef can write some special sentences for you with salt! Enquire within. Eat in for friendly, fun service.

Opening hours

Open tues-sun: 5.00pm till late
Lunch bookings by arrangement

We will be temporarily closed on Mondays from now until further notice.Sorry for any inconveniences.