High-end Japanese restaurant in Crown Complex with very nice food. The lunch specials is a good way to taste the menu.
Japanese Izakaya in Brunswick East with a buzzy, inviting vibe. We had the chefs omakase here and enjoyed the simpler dishes.
Japanese sushi bar in suburban Armadale. I visited because Broadsheet suggested that Sozai serves very good sushi. Read on to see what I thought.
Laneway Japanese restaurant in the CBD serving the best sashimi and chawanmushi I’ve had in Melbourne to date.
Warehouse cafe / gallery shop in Collingwood serving Japanese-style brunch fare with a light, delicate touch. Something different and nice.
A hidden secret in Melbourne, Yuu is an underground Japanese restaurant with an unmarked entrance and an izakaya-style menu.
Story of two brunch munchkins who wandered into a warehouse in Collingwood, surprised by the thoughtful Japanese lunch they encountered there.
A wonderful guest post detailing an exquisite Omakase Shin experience at Shinji by Kanesaka, Singapore. The original is in Tokyo & it holds 2 Michelin stars.
Japanese lunch spot in the CBD specialising in really good udons, kneaded by feet! Nama Nama is an offshoot of the ever popular Izakaya Den in the city.