Oishii Japanese Restaurant Guide Sydney

Oishii Japanese Restaurant Guide

Momiji (Japanese Takeaway)
Kameya Ramen Bar & Dining
Nakano Darling
Cafe Kentaro
YAYOI
Gold Class Daruma
My Zakaya Japanese Dining
Sushi Train Surry Hills
Yakitori Yebisu
Yebisu Bar & Grill
Matsusaka Backstreet
Busshari Authentic Japanese Restaurant
Daruma Japanese Restaurant
Azuma Japanese Restaurant
Jazushi
Sakuratei Japanese Restaurant
Tokyo Laundry
Musubiya
Masuya Japanese Restaurant
Izakaya Masuya
Miso Japanese Restaurant
Izakaya Michi
Masuya Suisan
Tachinomi YPTaruhachi Japanese BentoChidori Japanese BistroJicca DiningSushi Train Neutral BaySushi KaidoRobata JonesSushi TaroIzakaya NakanoIzakaya SamuraiBuddhalicious BurgerSake Honda/Bottle Shop MinoSakanaya Japanese RestaurantMakoto BentoJapanese BBQ Restaurant Nikaido Neutral Bay

Australia has seen a boom in new Japanese restaurants.
Amongst the restaurants serving authentic Japanese fare popping up, we’ve chosen a selection of establishments in Sydney.

Find the restaurants from the option

  • All
  • BYO
  • Takeaway
  • Vegetarian
  • Vegan
  • Gluten-free
  • Malt’s available

Find the restaurants from the suburb

  • Sydney
  • The Rocks
  • Haymarket
  • Surry Hills
  • Potts Point
  • Crows Nest
  • North Sydney
  • Neutral Bay
  • Cremorne
  • Chatswood
  • Artarmon
  • St Leonartds
Suntory The Premium Malt’s draft beer available here!
Momiji (Japanese Takeaway)

Sydney

Momiji (Japanese Takeaway)

Beat the lunchtime rush and grab a tasty meal at this authentic Japanese takeaway joint

Takeaway

Kameya Ramen Bar & Dining

The Rocks

Kameya Ramen Bar & Dining

Set your sights on a comforting bowl of ramen hidden in the historical streets of The Rocks

TakeawayVegetarian

Nakano Darling

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Haymarket

Nakano Darling

The place to be for an authentic Japanese izakaya experience in the Sydney CBD

TakeawayVegetarianVeganMalt’s available

Cafe Kentaro

Surry Hills

Cafe Kentaro

Delicious handmade Japanese fusion topped off with matcha desserts using seasonal produce

TakeawayVegetarianVeganGluten-free

YAYOI

Haymarket

YAYOI

Authentic Japanese cuisine straight from Tokyo in a number of locations across Sydney

Takeaway

Gold Class Daruma

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Sydney

Gold Class Daruma

Warm hospitality and authentic, traditional flavours to tantalise your tastebuds

Malt’s available

My Zakaya Japanese Dining

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Surry Hills

My Zakaya Japanese Dining

A cosy Japanese dining experience in Surry Hills featuring Japanese craft sake

BYOTakeawayVegetarianGluten-freeMalt’s available

Sushi Train Surry Hills

Surry Hills

Sushi Train Surry Hills

A funky yet comfy restaurant for a tasty sushi experience without the pomp

TakeawayVegetarian

Yakitori Yebisu

Sydney

Yakitori Yebisu

Take a retro trip to Japan and experience sake tailored to your tastes

TakeawayVegetarian

Yebisu Bar & Grill

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Haymarket

Yebisu Bar & Grill

Expertly-crafted sashimi prepared using fish hand-selected daily from the Sydney Fish Market

TakeawayVegetarianMalt’s available

Matsusaka Backstreet

Haymarket

Matsusaka Backstreet

Grill up some Wagyu beef at this Japanese BBQ restaurant with buffet options

BYOTakeawayVegetarian

Busshari Authentic Japanese Restaurant

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Potts Point

Busshari Authentic Japanese Restaurant

An authentic sushi and sashimi experience in the heart of Potts Point

TakeawayVegetarianGluten-freeMalt’s available

Daruma Japanese Restaurant

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Haymarket

Daruma Japanese Restaurant

A favourite amongst fans with delicious dishes and a 18-year history in Sydney

BYOMalt’s available

Azuma Japanese Restaurant

Sydney

Azuma Japanese Restaurant

Renowned Japanese cuisine celebrating its 25-year anniversary in this year

TakeawayVegetarianVeganGluten-free

Jazushi

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Surry Hills

Jazushi

Jazz and Japanese cuisine that’s as pleasing to the ear as it is to the palate

VegetarianGluten-freeMalt’s available

Sakuratei Japanese Restaurant

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Sydney

Sakuratei Japanese Restaurant

Head here and grab a bento box for lunch or izakaya-style dishes for dinner

BYOTakeawayVegetarianVeganGluten-freeMalt’s available

Tokyo Laundry

Sydney

Tokyo Laundry

Socialise with authentic flavours at this sophisticated take on Japanese izakaya-style food

TakeawayVegetarianVeganGluten-free

Musubiya

Surry Hills

Musubiya

Unique bento boxes to spread the word about omusubi across Australia

Takeaway

Masuya Japanese Restaurant

Sydney

Masuya Japanese Restaurant

Fresh dishes using handpicked fish and top-quality Wagyu beef at this veteran establishment

TakeawayVegetarianVeganGluten-free

Izakaya Masuya

Sydney

Izakaya Masuya

A Japanese tapas-like experience with the freshest fish and a variety of drinks to boot

TakeawayVegetarianVeganGluten-free

Miso Japanese Restaurant

Sydney

Miso Japanese Restaurant

Get your fix of freshly deep-fried crispy tonkatsu bursting with juicy goodness and flavour

BYOTakeawayVegetarianVeganGluten-free

Izakaya Michi

Sydney

Izakaya Michi

Stop by at lunch or dinner for food experiences to suit all occasions in the heart of the CBD

TakeawayVegetarianVeganGluten-free

Masuya Suisan

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Sydney

Masuya Suisan

Step inside the energetic, marketlike vibe of this restaurant and enjoy the tasty delights

TakeawayVegetarianVeganGluten-freeMalt’s available

Tachinomi YP

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Crows Nest

Tachinomi YP

Grab a drink and a bite at Sydney’s first tachinomi bar and enjoy the casual vibe!

TakeawayVegetarianMalt’s available

Taruhachi Japanese Bento

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North Sydney

Taruhachi Japanese Bento

Home-style dishes with drinks to tantalise the palate and bring Japan to you

BYOTakeawayVegetarianMalt’s available

Chidori Japanese Bistro

Crows Nest

Chidori Japanese Bistro

Sit down for some old school Western-style food done the Japanese way

BYOTakeawayVegetarian

Jicca Dining

Neutral Bay

Jicca Dining

Your Japanese home away from home serving warm and comforting fusion dishes

BYOTakeawayVegetarianGluten-free

Sushi Train Neutral Bay

Cremorne

Sushi Train Neutral Bay

Grab a seat at the counter or table and chow down on some delicious, fresh sushi

BYOTakeawayVegetarianVeganGluten-free

Sushi Kaido

Chatswood

Sushi Kaido

Enjoy the best of Australia and Japan with every bite of delicious sushi

TakeawayVegetarian

Robata Jones

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Artarmon

Robata Jones

Relive memories of izakaya hopping in Japan as you drink and snack here!

TakeawayVegetarianVeganGluten-freeMalt’s available

Sushi Taro

Artarmon

Sushi Taro

All your favourite Japanese dishes under one roof, and reasonable to boot!

BYOTakeawayVegetarianVeganGluten-free

Izakaya Nakano

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Chatswood

Izakaya Nakano

Drop by this hidden Japanese bar for some tasty homemade meals and a drink or two

VegetarianMalt’s available

Izakaya Samurai

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Neutral Bay

Izakaya Samurai

Bring your samurai-sized appetite to devour all of the fresh seafood and izakaya dishes

TakeawayVegetarianMalt’s available

Buddhalicious Burger

Neutral Bay

Buddhalicious Burger

Enjoy a burger and a milkshake in the funky digs of this Japanese burger joint

TakeawayVegetarian

Sake Honda/Bottle Shop Mino

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St Leonards

Sake Honda/Bottle Shop Mino

Your one stop shop for sake and natural wines with a selection to boggle the mind

Malt’s available

Sakanaya Japanese Restaurant

Crows Nest

Sakanaya Japanese Restaurant

A warm and cosy restaurant serving the freshest seafood for over 30 years

BYOTakeawayVegetarian

Makoto Bento

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Chatswood

Makoto Bento

Dine in or takeaway at this authentic Japanese restaurant right inside Chatswood Station

TakeawayVegetarianGluten-freeMalt’s available

Japanese BBQ Restaurant Nikaido Neutral Bay

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Neutral Bay

Japanese BBQ Restaurant Nikaido Neutral Bay

Japanese yakiniku served in a restaurant featuring a traditional cypress interior

BYO (Wine only)Malt’s available

The Premium Malt's

Enjoy delicious Japanese beer “Suntory The Premium Malt’s

The Premium Malt’s — the ultimate beer that keeps on satisfying with rich flavour and elegant aroma from selected ingredient and unique production method, in harmony. Suntory provides this brew in kegs to ensure that you can enjoy the same high-quality draft beer as you would if you were drinking it over in Japan.