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Peko Peko

) #79 of 218 Restaurants in Fitzroy ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
199 Smith St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
+61 3 9415 9609
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good46%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“gyoza” (8 reviews)
“sushi” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
199 Smith St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
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Reviews (38)
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 2 March 2017

The food was outstanding. My son is coeliac, so we needed to order GF meals, which was very easy at this wonderful little restaurant. The soft shell crab was excellent (wished we'd ordered more), and the terriyaki beef and chicken was also fantastic. Its not...More

Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Friendly and discreet service, very helpful and ready to offer advice on choice. Good sweet potato gyoza, excellent seared beef, lovely tofu. Very good lunch specials, too.

Thank MichaeltheWriter
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

The food here is served in large portions without the usual Japanese finesse. Cutlery on the table, food in utility bowls, no cloths. Agadashi tofu tasty but not outstanding, soft shell crab good, gyoshi pretty standard, eggplant dengaku in rough chunks with too much sauce....More

Thank joanna5463
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I'm lucky to live in very close proximity to this inviting Japanese/Taiwanese restaurant! We booked a table for four of us to try this local restaurant on a Saturday night. When we got there at 7pm it already looked quite busy so I would recommend...More

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Australia is near ish to Asian countries. Consequently the sushi is like nothing you get in Europe. The soft shell crab was fabulous as was all of the sushi we ordered. Nice to get juicy, thick raw fish untarnished by wads of uninteresting rice. Relaxed...More

Thank Adventuresoftheanon
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We stumbled upon this restaurant at lunchtime. It looked inviting, so in we went. It is authentically Japanese with a pleasant ambience. Our waitress was efficient and friendly and the three dishes we had ranged from very good to excellent. We shall certainly return.

Thank J-J2030
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Greet food - good value - great service better book thought his place is always busy Had the crispy honey beef really different taste thoroughly enjoyable - my wife enjoyed the spicy fish and when asking for a chilli paste that's just what she got...More

Thank G B
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

We are staying in Collingwood with friends had dinner here best Japanese food we have had in a long time. Friendly staff and quick service would recommend.

Thank Denise W
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Cute little place on Smith St. Peko Peko's menu doesn't change which is fantastic! Favourites like sweet potato gyoza are freshly cooked to order.

Reviewed 8 February 2016

The pleasure of the delicate flavours and simple attractive presentation of food at Peko Peko is something I take delight in. A friend rang me because it was February 8 and wanted to dine where there was some buzz about, and though I had lunched...More

Thank JohnFairDobinson
Fitzroy is an unusual blend of working class roots,
hip gentrification, and a robust bohemian work ethic.
Along Brunswick Street and its side streets, you'll
find little independent shops where local clothes and
furniture designers display their wares. There are
specialist bookshops, funky record bars, and quality
vintage clothing shops where browsing is the next best
thing to buying. Gertrude Street is famous for its
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 Smith St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Fitzroy>  > Fitzroy
  • Neighbourhood: Fitzroy
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9415 9609
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