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Wasavie

#2,390 of 4,241 Restaurants in Sydney
#2,638 of 4,662 Places to Eat in Sydney
$$$
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8 Heeley St | Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales 2021, Australia
(02) 9380 8838
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Hours:
Thu - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Restaurant closed.. For ever?

Quality was better 4 years ago, but with the bottleshop next door, it wad quite a highlight of my trips to Sydney :'( sad they closed...

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2014
Oliv R
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Quality was better 4 years ago, but with the bottleshop next door, it wad quite a highlight of my trips to Sydney :'( sad they closed...

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013 via mobile

This was once a fantastic restaurant but it has gone backwards a lot. The service is slow and the food is average. I am really hoping that they sort their act out and get back to the way it was which was really good

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

A very small restaurant, I suggest getting there early as it gets very busy and the restaurant fills not long after it opens. There is street side seating which is my preference because the restaurant is so small. The food is amazing!! My partner had the Pork Belly, and to this day it is the best Pork Belly I have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2012

We dined here for my birthday lot long ago and we loved it. The restaurant is cosy and simply laid out with a small kitchen area exposed to the restaurant where sushi is prepared right in front of you. It was a lovely calm warm atmosphere and although we were the second party to arrive, the place quickly filled up,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2012

This restaurant is very good, the sushi is preparated in front of you by a japanese sushi chef. The atmosphere is traditional and the service very well. You can try tofu and wakame salade which is very good and the quality of the miso soup is good. I can suggest this restaurant to spent some good time with friends or... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2008

Creative fusion food - very delicious. Taste's on the richer side. Make sure u go ther early to line up cos it's always full.. think u can't make a booking?

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2008

Lovely Lovely japanese. Shame about the no bookings and long wait.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2008

One of my favourite restaurants in Sydney. Recommend Nasu Dengaku, Pork Belly and Glass Dessert.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2008

A great Japanese restaurant serving simple and unbelievable food. Try the beef tataki and sashami - they are both really something. The seafood steamed in paper bag is also a treat!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2007

Communal tables might not be for everyone, and they can have a serious impact on your dining experience. The key is sitting in front of the sushi chef watching him prepare your sushi to order. Nothing else matters.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8 Heeley St | Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales 2021, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Inner East
  • Neighborhood: Inner East
  • Phone Number: (02) 9380 8838

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25
  • Cuisine: Japanese
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?