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Azuma Japanese Restaurant

#122 of 4,133 Restaurants in Sydney
#135 of 4,545 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: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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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
Fancy Japanese Restaurant

This restaurant is different from normal Japanese restaurants. It's really fancy and got a nice wine section. Food is awesome and they got private rooms for business meetings with dinner together. Of course, it's expensive. You might need to think about spending $120-$150 per person to have nice... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

This restaurant is different from normal Japanese restaurants. It's really fancy and got a nice wine section. Food is awesome and they got private rooms for business meetings with dinner together. Of course, it's expensive. You might need to think about spending $120-$150 per person to have nice course dinner except wine. However, it's really worth it for some special... 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
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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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Had the 7 course Omasake (see photos) on a weeknight. The decor was very ordinary for a Japanese restaurant. The service staff was very courteous but they were badly lacking in service. Insufficient product knowledge such as mistaking scampi for lobster and inaudible course description. No cutlery provided for one of the courses and had to request twice as the... More 

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Port Douglas, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We spend a lot of time in Japan, so appreciate genuine Japanese food and service. Azuma always do a great job and have an excellent selection of dishes and sake.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

I came here with a client and we had the five course Degustation $70pp) with Wine. It reaaly was a great meal and very nicely balanced. The Sashimi to start had two pieces each of Kingdish, Tuna and Salmon - beautifully presented (see photo). The Tempura was perfect, a very light batter which trapped in the taste. The Wagyu Sirloin... More 

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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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