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Sake Restaurant & Bar

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Situated alongside the breathtaking Yarra River, Sake Restaurant & Bar Hamer Hall has cemented its long-standing reputation as the most-loved and celebrated Melbourne Japanese Restaurant. With an outdoor, riverfront dining area and a variety of unique venue spaces housed over two levels, this Melbourne Japanese restaurant brings you the ultimate dining and events venue located just below the Arts Centre Melbourne's Hamer Hall. You are invited to revel in Executive Chef Wayne Brown's innovative and ever-changing menu and to indulge in mouth-watering dishes that combine the very best of modern and classic Japanese, served with a cool nod to the much-loved local Melbourne flavours. All dishes are
PRICE RANGE
$14 - $29
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Partner and I arrived here for an early pre-show dinner and weren't disappointed. The sashimi wasn't the best or freshest around, which rang a couple of alarm bells but we needn't have worried - the rest was amazing. I have deducted one point for the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank JazB333
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Back for another visit. Once again could not fault the food or the service. We let the Wait staff choose our menu for us. Each dish was delicious.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 176samantha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was beautiful well what we got of it in the time we were there. So the food came in dribs and drabs took forever service was slow. They knew dietary requirements and that we needed to go to show in advance and were reminded...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank G5687DOfionam
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since my last review my wife and I have visited and eaten at Sake 4 weeks in a row, seems like quite a bit? Apart from sashimi we have been able to mix our meals to experience different tastes and of course wines. Cocktails we...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank GLW1941
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I heard good things about Sake from friends so decided to try it out last night. Dining solo means I could not go with a set menu of any kinds which require a minimum of 2 persons. I then ordered 5 different dishes with a...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Natilda
Reviewed March 11, 2019

Thursday night 7th March and we had a ball. Good food, excellent service and a nice table away from the crowd. We would highly recommend it. They also catered for our peanut allergy amongst the kids. They had a special menu for it. The 4...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Philip L
Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

Sake is firstly in an amazing location next to the bridge on Southbank. The food was good. I had sashimi, tuna cerviche, popcorn shrimp which was really good, and kingfish sushi. There is a feel of Nobu about many dishes and whilst nearly as expensive...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Redaussie8
Reviewed February 23, 2019

Love this restaurant, but last night they placed us (a couple) right next to a large noisy table. There were plenty of tables for 2 elsewhere, but after 5 minutes, we could not hear each other speak. We asked to move and they were very...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DianePhillipIsland
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

Great riverside location on the Yarra river. Friendly staff, fabulous food, what more can you ask for. Highly recommend & will definitely return.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Roses00
Reviewed February 10, 2019

We had a lovely lunch on Sunday looking out over the River Yarra watching people go by. This restaurant has great service and beautiful food, but it may have been helpful for the waitress to explain that a few small items should have been selected...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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