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VIC Japanese Restaurants

Akaiito

Akaiito

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens Tue 12:00:PM

Melbourne CBD

15 Chef Hat Award
Tsukiyo Private Dining RoomImagine yourself dining under the moonlight. The Tsukiyo Visual Dining Experience is our intimate, private dining room. This interactive visual journey challenges the senses and adds a new dimensio...
Kadota

Kadota

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30:PM

Daylesford

18 Chef Hat Award
New to the World of Kaiseki Dining? Multi-course ExperienceThis ancient style of service is a multi-course dining experience that embraces seasonal ingredients and a serene environment for guests above all else. For examples of dishes from our set menus, h...
Miyako Japanese Cuisine & Teppanyaki
Miyako Japanese Cuisine & TeppanyakiBook Today!Step into Miyako's cozy oasis and indulge in the rich flavors of traditional Japanese cuisine. From delicate sushi rolls to sizzling teppanyaki, each dish is crafted with precision and passion. Imm...
IKKAI

IKKAI

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00:AM

Melbourne CBD

M9 Denver Sukiyaki SetBook Today!Indulge in the flavors of Japan with our M9 Denver Sukiyaki Set. Perfect for sharing, choose your experience for 2 - 4 people! Ikkai (113 Hardware St, Melbourne VIC 3000)
Situated in the heart of Melbourne City, Chef Hat-awarded Kenzan Japanese Restaurant is a destination for authentic Japanese dining. Since opening its doors in 1981, this oriental restaurant takes ...
Pop Up dinner @ Oster in June9/6 and 23/6For the month of June, our Pop-up event will be held on the 9th and 23rd at Oster. The Winter menu will launch on June 6th when our beloved Maguro-don will make its return. Deep red, marbled Au...
Signature Omakase Sushi Platters! Enjoy Yours TodayMelbourne’s premier Japanese Brazilian omakase sushi - a celebration of tradition and innovation promising a culinary adventure that is both familiar and exciting! Place your order now and indulge ...
Taku Japanese

Taku Japanese

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Camberwell

Named after an art technique to make impressions of fishermen’s prized catches, Taku Japanese restaurant on Burke Road in Camberwell is making its own impression on the local dining scene. The inte...
Eazy Peazy

Eazy Peazy

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Richmond

Feed Me Express LunchThe Lunchtime FavouritesExperience the lunchtime favourites at Eazy Peazy for only $43 pp; to book your table, call (03) 9965 1977.
Shyun

Shyun

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens Tue 12:00:PM

Carnegie

Discover the joys of Shyun, a cosy Melbourne gem serving all your favourite Japanese dishes, just minutes from Carnegie train station on Koornang Road. Traditional Japanese seating amidst a pleasan...
Snow Monkey Ramen

Snow Monkey Ramen

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

South Yarra

A shared passion for skiing and the authentic flavours of Japanese cuisine combined to create Snow Monkey Ramen on Toorak Road in South Yarra. Housed in a corner building with leadlight windows and...
Tetsujin

Tetsujin

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Melbourne CBD

Capturing the ordered chaos of Tokyo, Tetsujin on Lonsdale Street in the heart of Melbourne's CBD is where to head for Japanese barbeque fare with flair. Located in the Emporium shopping centre, th...
Kura Robata & Sake

Kura Robata & Sake

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens Tue 5:00:PM

Brunswick East

Experience a symphonic, curated, yet unpretentious experience of Japanese cuisine at Kura Robata & Sake on Lygon Street in Brunswick. Meaning ‘cellar' in Japanese, Kura is a modern Melbourne dining...
Contemporary Japanese dining with a Modern Australian influence brings Beaumaris foodies through the doors of Ken Japanese Restaurant on East Concourse. This stylish Melbourne venue is all sleek li...
Kumo Izakaya

Kumo Izakaya

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens Tue 5:30:PM

Brunswick East

Restaurant & Catering Association
Offering an ideal respite from the worries of the world, Kumo Izakaya on Lygon Street in East Brunswick features eclectic Japanese style and a creative menu. Seamlessly blending the industrial and ...
Set amidst four acres of bushland on Lakeside Drive in Hepburn Springs, Shizuka Ryokan Japanese Country Spa Retreat offers a traditional omakase dining experience. Admire the manicured gardens, cra...
bistro GOEMON

bistro GOEMON

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens Tue 5:30:PM

Elsternwick

Modern Japanese cuisine is what you’ll find on the menu at bistro GOEMON on Glen Huntley Road in Elsternwick. Discover a warm and welcoming vibe of dark wood furniture, softly glowing cane pendents...
Ishizuka

Ishizuka

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 6:00:PM

Melbourne CBD

17 Chef Hat Award
A secret within Melbourne’s city centre, Ishizuka on Bourke Street offers a refined Kaiseki experience, reflecting the pinnacle of fine dining in an intimate, subterranean restaurant space. Kaiseki...
Drinks on You, Dinner on Us!Thurs & Fri 5-7pmCome join us every Thursday and Friday between 5-7pm! For every alcoholic beverage purchased, you will be given your choice of meal from our Bar Menu, FREE OF CHARGE! There's no better excuse for a...
Minamishima

Minamishima

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens Tue 6:00:PM

Richmond

17 Chef Hat Award
Omakase is a culinary experience led by the Chef, produce and the seasons and that is what you’ll find on the menu at Minamishima on Lord Street in Melbourne. Offering two dining areas, the counter...