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 BBQ NONBEI Fortitude Valley
TORO TORO
Kemuri
Gogyo Surry Hills
Yakitori Jin
MIZU
Yurippi
JFX Nexus
Zundo Sapporo
Umi Sushi Haymarket
Shiki Japanese Restaurant
Gaku Robata Grill
Yebis
Izakaya Yebisu
Tokyo Bistro
Raita Noda
Raita Noda Chef’s Kitchen
WAGAYA Brisbane
Suminoya
Toshiya
Toshiya
EIJU – Fusion Japanese Dining –
JFX Central
IZAKAYA SAMURAI
Japanese restaurant
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Japanese Yakiniku Restaurant Nikaido
Tokyo Laundry
Shushokuya Masa
Ainoya Japanese Restaurant
Bar & Grill Yebisu
Kubota Japanese Cuisine
Osaka Bar
Japanese BBQ NONBEI Upper Mt Gravatt
Sushi Waka Manly
kintaro
KINTARO -Japanese Country Style-
Gold Class Daruma
Kyo Sushi Bar
Jizakana
HaNa Ju-Rin JAPANESE RESTAURANT
Ramen Ichibandori
little itoshin

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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Yurippi

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No booking benefit available.

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Suminoya

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No booking benefit available.

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Gold Class Daruma

Booking benefit

No charge for Japanese tea room

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Japanese BBQ NONBEI Upper Mt Gravatt

Booking benefit

The first drink is free

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Gaku Robata Grill

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No booking benefit available.

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Gogyo Surry Hills

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No booking benefit available.

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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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JFX Central

Booking benefit

1 scoop green tea ice cream free

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Ramen Ichibandori

Booking benefit

A welcome drink

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Raita Noda Chef’s Kitchen

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No booking benefit available.

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EIJU – Fusion Japanese Dining –

Booking benefit

Amuse bouche from the owner chef Hideki

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IZAKAYA SAMURAI

Booking benefit

9 Piece Sashimi Plate(sashimi including 3 × salmon , 3 × tuna , 3 × king fish) & Select Japanese Sake $28.6→$19.8

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Japanese Yakiniku Restaurant Nikaido

Booking benefit

Calpis jug $12 > $5

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little itoshin

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Free dessert  – Mochi Azuki

Sweet azuki beans and soft mochi balls in maple syrup, roasted soy bean powder (GF, DF, Vegan)

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Zundo Sapporo

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Free topping (egg)

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Kubota Japanese Cuisine

Booking benefit

Homemade Yuzu ice cream for FREE

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Osaka Bar

Booking benefit

Complimentary welcome drink

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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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Shiki Japanese Restaurant

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Stork Natural Rice

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

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Kemuri

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Dish dressed with sesame sauce for FREE

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HaNa Ju-Rin JAPANESE RESTAURANT

Booking benefit

A bowl of Edamame for FREE

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Bar & Grill Yebisu

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

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KINTARO -Japanese Country Style-

Booking benefit

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

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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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TORO TORO

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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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