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Azuma Japanese Restaurant

#135 of 4,197 Restaurants in Sydney
#152 of 4,612 Places to Eat in Sydney
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Level 1, Chifley Plaza 2 Chifley Square, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
(02) 9222 9960
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 10
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best Japanese cuisine in Australia

Spectacular food, excellent service & experience. Best in Australia. High quality ingredients & presentation. We LOVE this restaurant & recommend it. It is $$$ but worth every bite ( a culinary delight you must try). Be sure to book ahead.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
Lynly S
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Sydney, Australia
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English first
Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Spectacular food, excellent service & experience. Best in Australia. High quality ingredients & presentation. We LOVE this restaurant & recommend it. It is $$$ but worth every bite ( a culinary delight you must try). Be sure to book ahead.

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Fredericton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

The place is not easy to find, especially when you find yourself in a small mall/office like building and wonder what's wrong with the directions you were given. But then you walk in, and yes, it is a quiet, nicely structured place. the staff is welcoming and very kind. I always appreciate the extra kindness and soft smile that some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

On business trip was in need of quick and healthy meal. Tried the scampi miso soup which was very enjoyable. Then had the special - grilled king fish. It was perfectly seasoned and cooked. One of the best king fish I have ever had. Service quick and professional. Green tea, rice as you would expect.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Azuma is one of those restaurants that is hidden in an office block. Up escalators, around corners. I think this is one of the best Japanese restaurants in Sydney. Surprisingly, given its location is is not overly priced. The service is exceptional, the food is exceptional, and overall the dining experience is exceptional. It is not a flash looking restaurant,... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We visited azuma on a recommendation of one of our taxi drivers. We were pleasantly surprised after having a little difficulty finding it. The food was wonderful, great sushi and "entrees" or "apps". Service was also great, something hard to come by in Sydney. A bit more upscale than your average street restaurant or pub, but not too fancy. Strongly... More 

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

One of the best Japanese Restaurant in Sydney. The owner Azuma makes the best Omakase if you ask. Definitely worth going. Just remember to book minimum of one to two week in advance for the chef to prepare your personal omakase.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Have tried many English hi teas and look forward something different and Azuma does offer a twist in hi tea ! Either you want Kyoto or Tokyo Hi Tea !! Both serve with 2 types sushi , creme brûlée , fruit salad with champagne jelly and cakes . Tokyo hi tea is with scone and chiffon cake ! Love the... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

I was treated to a business lunch at Azuma and it exceeded my expectations. I had the sashimi bento box and everything was fresh and perfectly cut and the miso was piping hot and perfectly balanced. Others had the beef teriyaki special bento and raved about their meals as well. An excellent choice for anyone looking for quality Japanese in... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Went there with my partner on a Friday night with a prebooked table. It was a bit tricky to find it tucked away on the 3rd floor of an office tower. But I have never tasted such fresh and sweet tuna and salmon sashimi in my life; the choc mousse with berries literally melt in the mouth. The veggie tampura... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Very impressive in all aspects. A friendly greeting, an authentic decor and excellent service. staff were dressed neatly and service was first class. Dishes of great variety, were delivered promptly, attractively plated and taste exquisite.

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Additional Information about Azuma Japanese Restaurant

Address: Level 1, Chifley Plaza 2 Chifley Square, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: (02) 9222 9960
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
Open Hours:
Monday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Level 1, Chifley Plaza 2 Chifley Square, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: (02) 9222 9960

Price and Cuisine

  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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