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“Fantastic food, ambience & staff” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Jazushi

Jazushi
145 Devonshire St (Cnr Clisdell St), Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
(02) 9699 8977
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Ranked #474 of 4,204 Restaurants in Sydney
Price range: $0 - $88
Cuisines: French, Japanese
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Good for: Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Tasmania, AUS
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68 reviews 68 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 26 cities Reviews in 26 cities
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
“Fantastic food, ambience & staff”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

We had the set menu which included pork belly, wagyu, salmon and other delicious dishes. Staff were friendly and helpful. The jazz was chilled out. We had a fantastic time and would definitely return on our next trip to Sydney.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
australia
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Sublime”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

Dined here a couple of nights ago. I have been here quite a few times in the past and it never fails to deliver. The first dish to appear were scallops cooked in the shell, so tasty and a great start. We had sweet shrimps which were a special - crunchy and whole, a bit of a bargain too for the price of $10. We had a series of raw and cooked fish and also some tempura. Every dish was exceptional and to top it off the desert which was some sort of cheesecake is to die for.
There is a perfect ambience to this place with live jazz in the background and it's also the service that is a standout. Our waiter Matt was very friendly, non pretentious and passionate about the food.
This restaurant is a winner for quality and value!

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Sydney
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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
“Frequent customer”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

Jazushi is hands down the best Japanese restaurant ing Sydney....possibly Australia.
The service is impeccable and the food is amazing. I visit Jazushi at least 6 times a year and have not been let down yet.
The atmosphere in Jazushi is unlike any other restaurant, downstairs there are Jaz bands each night playing live whereas upstairs the bamboo terrace is a much quieter laid back option.
I was also lucky enough to make use of their function room for my birthday and this was such a nice, intimate place to celebrate.
When you visit Jazushi, make sure you try their Gyoza as the only other place I can compare these too were my host grandmothers Gyoza in Japan........in other words, they are the best!

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Sydney, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Fantastic music, Excellent Food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

We've eaten here quite a few times and have never been disappointed. Every dish has always been perfect and the music always top notch. The small venue makes for an intimate atmosphere that is still quite relaxed. Order about 5 small dishes to share for every 2 people. That's part of the fun - sampling a little bit of everything.

Jazz and sushi together might sound a bit pretenious but this place is anything but. If you love great food, a warm atmosphere with friendly staff and awesome live music then you'll really enjoy Jazushi.

  • Visited November 2011
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Sydney, Australia
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65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
“thumbs up”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

Went there a few times, my partner loves their soft shell crab... i liked the atmosphere and of course jazz every night... food is authentic too.

Visited November 2011
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