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Hamachi-Ya Japanese Restaurant

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261 Harris St, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
(02) 9566 2866
Today
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • 6
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good sushi for take-away

This small Japanese restaurant is located right next to the 1888 Hotel where I was staying in Sydney. They provide a good array of options both to eat-in and to take-away. The sushi I had was very good (and the fish very fresh). Service was efficient and I received my order very quickly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 28, 2015
Florian B
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Paris, France
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22 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Paris, France
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76 reviews 76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

This small Japanese restaurant is located right next to the 1888 Hotel where I was staying in Sydney. They provide a good array of options both to eat-in and to take-away. The sushi I had was very good (and the fish very fresh). Service was efficient and I received my order very quickly.

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Sydney, Australia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

All the staff greet you as you walk through the door and welcome you back sincerely. The quality of the sashimi is consistently very high always fresh and never from frozen product, we always order the family sashimi with scampi etc The price is reasonable for this quality and the service is good. We keep on going back

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Living literally just behind this restaurant, I end up orderingaround 4 times a month and I've never been disappointed! Very fresh fish, reasonable prices, menu variety... Simply AWESOME!

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Sydney, Australia
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64 reviews 64 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

Had a late dinner here on a Saturday night and was surprised at how popular it was. The drinks menu was great value - wines at very affordable prices. The food menu had a wide selection. I ordered the bento box which was decent value given the serving size. The miso was well made, sashimi pieces were fresh and larger... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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62 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great Japanese local that does an excellent set menu lunch special, miso soup, Sushi, a hot dish, small salad, some fruit and glass or wine or tea for $12.80..Apart from that they have an extensive menu and do fresh sushi and sashimi each day. Run by very enthusiatic young Japanese team. Nothing flash in atmosphere but genuine good food and... More 

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Berlin
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Certainly the best value Sushi place I've seen in Sydney. If you're after a good feed, generous portions and a reasonably priced bottle of beer, you can't go wrong.

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Australia
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37 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

I stayed around the corner and wandered out in search of a bite to eat. Very nice sushi platter and great miso soup. They cheerfully replaced some sushi I couldn't eat because of an allergy (my error - I I forgot to exclude crab as well as prawn).

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Wanaka, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Straight up Japanese fare. Great value lunch set. Clean and tasty. They do good take away, sashimi has always been super fresh and prepared to order

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Sydney, Australia
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Produce seems to always be fresh, confirmed by certain items not being available at every visit. Staff always friendly. A little bit on the expensive side for lunch.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This place is on my way home from work. Food is always fresh and really tasty. Great range amd great prices

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 261 Harris St, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > City West
  • Neighborhood: City West
  • Phone Number: (02) 9566 2866

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 9
  • Cuisine: Japanese
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
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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