Kia Ora Japan is a quirky restaurant popular with Rotorua locals and also selling pottery and accessories. The menu includes sushi, sashimi, miso soup and rice and noodle dishes.
The restaurant is fully licensed and offers beer, sake and shochu - a Japanese vodka as well as non-alcoholic drinks. Lunchtime diners can take advantage of the $10 lunch menu.
Tuesday to Saturday. Lunch: midday to 2.30pm. Dinner: 5.30pm to 9.30pm