What is Washoku Lovers

Washoku Lovers is for people who love Japanese cuisine, for those seeking out a variety of great Japanese food options in Australia. As purveyors of Washoku, we pride ourselves on recommending restaurants that are truly authentic.

Washoku Chefs

The Washoku Chefs featured on our site have at least 2 years’ experience specializing in Japanese cuisine — either trained in Japan or under the tutelage of a Japanese Chef.
To better understand the food you’ll be enjoying, we showcase their philosophies and their journeys as Washoku Chefs in Australia.

Atsushi Saito
Raita Noda
Toshiya Kai
Toru Nakajima
Kazu Nakatani
Hideo dekura
Hideo Dekura
Takumi Kawano
Chef Oe -Masuya
Toshihiko Oe
Chase Kojima
Chase Kojima
Hiroshi Miura
Azuma chef
Kimitaka Azuma
Mulyadi
Takeshi Sekigawa
Takeshi Sekigawa
Yusuke Morita

Washoku Restaurants

Find the Japanese Restaurant that best suits your tastes.
Browse through our wonderfully curated selection of restaurants and view the menu to find the perfect fit for your next meal.

Japanese restaurant
@!Restaurant
Sushi
IZAKAYA Samurai
Gogyo Surry Hills
Japanese BBQ
Suminoya
Bar & Grill Yebisu
kintaro
KINTARO -Japanese Country Style-
Izakaya Hachibeh
Shushokuya Masa
Umi Sushi Haymarket
Osaka Bar
Gold Class Daruma
Yakitori Jin
Toshiya
Toshiya
Raita Noda
Raita Noda Chef’s Kitchen
EIJU – Fusion Japanese Dining –
Robata Ichibandori
Ainoya Japanese Restaurant
Yebis
Izakaya Yebisu
Shiki Japanese Restaurant
Gaku Robata Grill
Sushi Waka Manly
HaNa Ju-Rin JAPANESE RESTAURANT
Tokyo Laundry
Japanese Yakiniku Restaurant Nikaido

Book With Us

For the best Washoku experience, book with us and receive rewards at our partnered restaurants every time you dine.
Search for a variety of Washoku options: view photos, find availabilities, book and keep track of your reservations.

BOOKING BENEFITS

A list of booking benefits available to you when you book through us.

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Shushokuya Masa

Booking benefit

Half price a glass of house sake ($6)  / Free a bowl of Edamame ($5)

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Robata Ichibandori

Booking benefit

FREE a glass of tap beer  – premium malts – 

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Yakitori Jin

Booking benefit

A complimentary dish from these three choices (Prawn shumai $12 , Sashimi tacos 2p $12, Snapper white soy $14) for Monday to Thursday only!

*1 dish per a booking

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Osaka Bar

Booking benefit

Complimentary welcome drink

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IZAKAYA Samurai

Booking benefit

Half price of all sake / 1 glass or bottle per a booking

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HaNa Ju-Rin JAPANESE RESTAURANT

Booking benefit

A bowl of Edamame for FREE

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KINTARO -Japanese Country Style-

Booking benefit

Edamame -boiled young organic soybeans – normal $6.60 for FREE

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Bar & Grill Yebisu

Booking benefit

Free bottle of wine (red or white) or sparkling wine from Waverley wine, Hunter Valley

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Japanese Yakiniku Restaurant Nikaido

Booking benefit

Calpis jug $12 > $5

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Raita Noda Chef’s Kitchen

Booking benefit

Coming soon

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Shiki Japanese Restaurant

Booking benefit

Stork Natural Rice

Stork Natural Rice ☆ Kamameshi -a traditional Japanese rice dish cooked in an iron pot called a kama-

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Izakaya Hachibeh

Booking benefit

Free house sake (180ml) / per a solo to a couple

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Gogyo Surry Hills

Booking benefit

Coming soon..

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Gaku Robata Grill

Booking benefit

Coming soon..

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Gold Class Daruma

Booking benefit

No charge for Japanese tea room

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Ainoya Japanese Restaurant

Booking benefit

Extra 2pc for the chef’s selection of assorted nigiri sushi platter -Entree plate $20 (6pc –>8pc)

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EIJU – Fusion Japanese Dining –

Booking benefit

Amuse bouche from the owner chef Hideki

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Suminoya

Booking benefit

No booking benefit available.

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Tokyo Laundry

Booking benefit

No booking benefit available

Join the Washoku Community

We are a community dedicated to sharing the experience and values of Washoku. Through our website and newsletter you can discover:

  • Japanese cooking tips
  • Tea culture in Japan
  • Upcoming events
  • Foodies guides to Japan
  • Introduction to seasonal dishes
  • Travel information for Japan
  • Information on Japanese-Australian
  • Introduction to seasonal dishes relations

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