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Shop 17 | 309 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
0396630899
Today
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Description: Phone (03) 9663 0899

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best quality cheap sushi lunch

Two rolls (with a huge range) plus a tasty miso soup all for $5.00! Make sure you have 10 mins to line up because it always goes out down the laneway but the line is there because everyone knows its delicious, so worth the wait.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 15, 2015
Leesta76
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Two rolls (with a huge range) plus a tasty miso soup all for $5.00! Make sure you have 10 mins to line up because it always goes out down the laneway but the line is there because everyone knows its delicious, so worth the wait.

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Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

A busy restaurant and a range of positive reviews brought me in for a quick lunch but I was very let down my the meal. I had a vegetable tempura bento box of which the tempura, rather than nice generously cut pieces of vegetable in a light tempura batter, was a mix of grated veg pressed together in a stodgy... More 

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Melbourne
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This place is a bit Soup Nazi-esque --- the queue is very formal, the staff don't smile and you'd better know what you want when you get there (or you'll annoy both the staff and the other patrons!). It's all totally worth it though as the sushi rolls are some of the best and cheapest in the city. You can't... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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118 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

This is one of the best I have come across so far for a quick and cheap sushi lunch. The sushi quality is by far the best for $2.50+ per sushi roll range restaurant/bar. Beautifully done, the salmon rolls that I had is properly prepared with even salmon in the whole roll. If dine in (NB: limited seats and crowded),... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Sushi Monger offer great deals for lunch, there's always a queue to get in the tiny doorway but well worth the wait!! Who can go past $5 for two sushi rolls and a Miso soup and its delicious :)

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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49 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Going here for lunch at least twice a week I can say that this is a great place. Cheap fresh and always friendly staff. Quite busy between 12-2pm but after that you'll get your food in seconds

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Melbourne, Australia
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10 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014 via mobile

This has to be the best value and highest quality sushi in Melbourne. From a tiny, frantically busy kitchen they produce wonderful sushi, sashimi, bento boxes, traditional cooked Japanese dishes and excellent nori hand rolls. Cash only, no credit cards, and seating available at just a few small tables inside and outside in Causeway Lane. At lunchtime, Melbourne office workers... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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134 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

This has to be one of Melbourne's best value lunches. Quick, inexpensive but always thronged with people and requiring you to queue. Don't give up, service is fast and the food excellent. It's a regular haunt when in the City on business.

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Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

I tried Sushi Monger after endless recommendations from my colleagues and it is honestly one of the best places for sushi in Melbourne! There's plenty of variety, the sushi is always fresh, and if you manage to avoid the peak hour traffic, you can get in and get out in less than 3 minutes! Great value for money too!

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Melbourne, Australia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013 via mobile

Found this place after stumbling upon the line out the front. Cheap sushi 3 rolls and a miso soup for $6.80 can't best that. The sushi is all hand made and fresh. There are a few tables inside and out but takeaway is the best option. Service is quick and good. I go there every two weeks

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Shop 17 | 309 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: 0396630899

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sushi, Japanese

Description

Phone (03) 9663 0899
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 3:30 pm

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