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Azuma Japanese Restaurant

Level 1, Chifley Plaza 2 Chifley Square, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
(02) 9222 9960
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Ranked #220 of 5,171 restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Japanese
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Jun 11, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I went on the website and it looked amazing! The restaurant prides its self on their art and the pictures of the food looked unique but unfortunatley this was not the case when I arrived at the restaurant. The service was poor, the food for what it was over priced. I left being disappointes becausw i thought i found a... More

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New York
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335 reviews 335 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

we were a group of 3 and shared many dishes with every dish meeting and often beating expectations . Its a second floor of an office building that looks deserted at night but worth to get up that escalator . Very tasty modern Japanese cuisine - was a bit noisy and less then ideal for a 3 hour business dinner... More

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Canberra, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

I ate here twice over two nights staying in Sydney. I wish I could eat once more during my trip but my daughter was keen on trying new things. The Sashimi is the best here in my experience and I am always happy with it every time I eat here. I love the chocolate mouse too. Very rich but not... More

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Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Azuma is not cheap and it is not pitched at walk in's. It is very much pitched at the suit crowd and amongst them it is very popular. The food is very good, tables sizes are reasonable and there is a decent gap between them so you can speak without worrying about being overheard. If you really want privacy, they... More

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Sydney
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

This is our 3rd or 4th visit and we came back as always for the degustation menu. After maybe a 6-9 month gap, sadly this time it was not so good. The quality was lacking and the flair and imagination of the dishes was just not there. A change of staff perhaps? If you are taking your partner for a... More

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Melbourne
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158 reviews 158 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

I have been to this restaurant a couple of times and mainly had sushi and sashimi which are excellent. This time wanted to order some other dishes and requested MSG-free as MSG is a hidden toxin which causes sleeplessness, hyperactivity, headaches, high blood pressure etc. I had assumed a restaurant of this calibre would not use MSG in pretty much... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

This place is tucked away in the Chifley Plaza. We had the pre-theatre 3 course set menu. The food was excellent. Reasonably prices for Sydney. A good place to eat if you are staying across the road at the Sofitel. Would definately eat here again.

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Penang
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93 reviews 93 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Serves very good japanese food. Service crew does a good job to attending to your orders promptly. Only one branch so far, located at Queensbay Mall, Penang. Prior reservation required on weekends and especially dinners. Usually they are quite packed up. Value set meals are being served too. I personally love the garlic rice, which you can opt to change... More

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London, United Kingdom
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135 reviews 135 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Great place for a nice lunch, including for business. It's a bit on the expensive side but the quality if good and portions are generous.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Was a very good meal with great service. Just know that it is in a shopping center, but don't let that deter you.

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