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Sushi Rio

#247 of 4,559 Restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
Central Business District
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Shop 7 339 Sussex St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9261 2388
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very rude, were not welcoming or friendly once seated. Average food, some looked like it has been going around the train for a while.

Thank Megan B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here a few times, variety is excellent . If you can't get it in the train you can order it on the touch screens. Hand rolls are excellent. Huge election and really good price. Loved it!!

Thank Julian H
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

Quick stop for sushi with friendly staff. Great little sushi train. Everything was super fresh, well done and tasty. Would come back again.

Thank Robert B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

This is the place we must visit every time when we are in sydney. Over the years, the price has gone up from $3 to $3.5, sushi size has become smaller. Nevertheless the quality of the sushi is still great. Try the soft shell crab taco.

Thank IanCanberra
Sydney, Australia
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409 reviews
298 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

A great range of sushi and sashimi options. Very well priced. All of our dishes were very fresh. Gets very busy at lunch as most dishes are $3.50. Curently one of the top sushi trains in the cbd.

Thank ChiefsBTB
Tavistock, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Went here based on reviews as wanted a sushi train but also be able to order, and didn't want top end prices. This was good. We mainly ordered freshly made sushi and it was usually out within 5-10 minutes. Really tasty and good variety. Not expensive.

Thank emma86ali
Maitland, Australia
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117 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

We are early, 4pm, on a Sunday. The place was still quite busy so I can imagine at peak times it's heaving as other reviews suggest. All options on the train are $3.50 (with a few sneaky more expensive ones) so it's all the basic stuff like rolls and nigiri. All good and freshly made. In front of you is... More 

Thank Marcus B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

I like this place not just because of the very enthusiastic greetings from all staff including chefs. I tend to order the sushi of the menu, and only take a few items of the train, because by now i know exactly what i want so i order it and it sits in front of me in a few minutes.. Saves... More 

Thank Stefan E
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

The sushi is presented by a moving belt. The menu is presented by an IPad. You will find a large variety of sushi here. All the plates cost $3,50 each. I would recommend the scampie from the menu. Perfectly prepared and really fresh.

Thank Charlie C
Golden Grove, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

My son ate here. I just sat and watched as I am not Sushi Fan. There was a wide selection on the sushi train and you can order specific sushi through the interactive screen in front of you. All Sushis were 3.50 with a 5% discount if you pay cash. My son enjoyed his choices.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 7 339 Sussex St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9261 2388

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

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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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