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336 Pacific Hwy, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales 2065, Australia
+61 2 9438 1468
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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Japanese, Asian, Seafood, Sushi
$$ - $$$
336 Pacific Hwy, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales 2065, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I felt like fish lunch and chose this restaurant because of the name. Food was average but service was good. A bit pricy for me for the lunch.

Thank Yuri T
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

We had a family dinner at Sakanaya last night. we were group of 9 people so when we book , they requested pre-order so we ordered sashimi platter, Bara sushi and tempura before. when we arrived food served but after we ordered for individual dishes...More

Thank Eunice K
Reviewed October 22, 2016

Went a while back with some friends. We realty did enjoy our evening, We had sushi on recommendation and it was perfect. Good service too.

Thank philrobertson1968
Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

I been here 15 years ago, and every time when I go back to Sydney, I'll have to go here! Very traditional Japanese cuisine, and constant quality for over 15 years! It a like a home restaurant that provide high quality foods! The Bara-sushi and...More

Thank Jul H
Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

I live very close to Sakana-ya and I go there almost every week. Love the food, the dedication, service and traditional atmosphere.

Thank Pedro A
Reviewed April 14, 2016

At first glance, this is an ordinary japanese restaurant in Crows Nest. Bearing in mind it takes 7 years to train a proper Sushi chef and not many restaurants can afford to employ one outside the expensive$$$ CBD eateries, This is close to the top...More

Thank leeray2016
Reviewed February 23, 2016

Traditional Japanese restaurant feel that I have been looking for a while now. Salmon sashimi was so nice. My kids ate the Salmon Sashimi themselves without sharing with mom and dad. ^_^. Very fresh ingredients. Fish of the day menu is a must order. So...More

1  Thank Mujono
Reviewed February 13, 2016

I still reckon they have good quality of food but attitude and service are just unacceptable. Every time when I go for lunch alone I was treated as if I'm beggar and can't afford anything on their menu. Sometimes when I called and order for...More

Reviewed November 11, 2015

I have been to Sakana-Ya several times now and it is never disappointing. The food is fresh and authentic. Great service too. I live locally and it is one of the best in the neighbourhood!

Thank jny32
Reviewed October 1, 2015

now this is very good Japanese restaurant, make a booking before you go there, i am not Japanese but i was invited there by my Japanese friend and i loved it

Thank merakoon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$37 - $37
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 336 Pacific Hwy, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales 2065, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  North Sydney  >  Crows Nest
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9438 1468
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