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Level Ground, 1 Hosking Place, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (City Centre)
(02) 9231 2177
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Ranked #565 of 5,378 Restaurants in Sydney
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: Japanese
Neighborhood: City Centre
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Mandalay, Myanmar
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

I have enjoyed Suminoya many many many times, with family, with good friends, with colleagues and with businesses acquaintances and every visit is an absolute joy. Over the years in my view it just gets better and better. I don't live in Sydney and it can be a long time between visits but I'm always greeted with a genuinely warm... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

This restaurant is my favourite BBQ restaurant in Sydney, a lot selection of Wagyu, Seafood, Rice Bowl, Soup, Sides, etc and Sashimi with extra cost. The wagyu its fantastic, worth the price and really recommended to come if you have a party or something like that. Better make a booking 1 day before because sometimes its always full.

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Brisbane, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This place always reminds me of the yakinuki places I visited in Japan - it is pretty close to the real deal. Basically a self cook BBQ on your table - been here a few times and never disappointed - but make a booking as it fills up fast!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 via mobile

we've been coming here for several times. And last 2 visits we had the worst experience ever. The waitress was so bad. We sai we wanted to order but she said 'just a moment' but never came back to us. When we complained to the manager, the manager said 'sorry' but with the worst attitude ever!!! Will not definitely come... More 

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

This place is a little gem hidden on a narrow lane off Castlereagh Street. We came here on recommendation from a friend, and were not disappointed! Opting for the buffet, we ate to our heart's content in probably the best BBQ experience I've ever had. The staff were pleasant, despite what seemed like endless ordering from our group. We went... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Nice food, slow bringing it out - we ordered the BBQ so your effectively cooking it yourself so should come out quickly.?? Won't let you order the same thing on the BBQ menu twice....strange rule.!

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Make sure you order the wagyu. It's worth the price. Overall it is not too expensive for what you get. We went back twice in a week. Should definitely try!

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Food is fresh. Must try beef tongue. Staff is also very helpful and respond really quick. certainly will go again.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Went here to catch up with a long time friend that I hadn't seen for a while. Usually, BBQ places tend to be a bit loud but the environment was very reserved and it was easy to engage in conversation because of this. Food was great and was excellent value for money. If one improvement can be suggested, a minor... More 

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sydney
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I've been a longtime customer for many years and have always returned for their beef tongue and beef harami, meat is always juicy and tender. Also their seafood salad is highly recommended. One hour order time is more than enough. Charcoal fire gives the food that extra kick. Staff is attentive and doesnt give you the dirty look if you... More 

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Additional Information about Suminoya

Address: Level Ground, 1 Hosking Place, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: (02) 9231 2177
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > City Centre
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Japanese

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