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Hamachi-Ya Japanese Restaurant

#2,110 of 5,028 Restaurants in Sydney
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Japanese, Sushi, Asian
261 Harris St, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
+61 2 9566 2866
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
15 May 2017
“Poor food and service”
4 Apr 2017
“Not as good as before”
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
261 Harris St, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

My wife and I went there for dinner last night and she had the Wagyu Beef. Very soon after, she felt ill with headaches, stomach pains, watery stools and more. That has lasted even today. This afternoon, I called the restaurant to let them now...More

1  Thank Jireh M
Reviewed 4 April 2017

The restaurant has changed hands. The food is not as good, nor does it include the variety that used to be in the boat. No oysters, no rolls as there used to be in the boat for about $40. Value is no longer evident. It's...More

Thank Rob L
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We visited with our family. Place was fully busy so we could tell this place was the shizzle. If you could pick a fault with this place then you probably don't understand traditional Japanese. Good food and we loved the final gesture from the management...More

1  Thank MeachAU
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

I visited hamachi-ya with my friends and was very disappointed with the outcome. The starters were very average, we shared edamame, pork gyoza and some sushi rolls. The sushi was ok, and my friend liked her meal as she only had the sushi. I had...More

Thank Ellie P
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

I always wanting to go to this restaurant after they advertised for new menu. So last night went there for dinner as Friday night noticed was busy but only 2 waitresses. No Japanese style greeting (know they are Korean) order foods sushi sashimi it was...More

Thank Suwannapat K
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

For 10 years, this little gem has been our family favourite. Not any more. The new owners have totally ruined the food. The portions are way smaller, our favourite meals have changed, the ingredients are very poor. What a shame. The tempura was disgusting. The...More

Thank fabioburesti
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Very fresh sushi (thanks to local Sydney fish market). Donburi lunches are just right. Tempura is delightfully light and good size servings. Great service.

Thank Tom O
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

The sushi was fresh. The portions were large and we found it to be cheap. The service was great. Very fast service. Not the most romantic setting but worth the visit

Thank Jodi R
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

I had the "vegetarian" box and I was curious about one of the contained items - agadashi as it had weird scaly trimmings covering all the tofu but the waitress advised me that it was just tofu upon ordering. I didn't find out until I...More

Thank La-vie-en-rose-tn
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Quick duck in for a light dinner, food was nice - not very large portions but lovely nonetheless. Atmosphere very casual.

Thank 269mlm
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 9
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 261 Harris St, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > City West
  • Neighbourhood: City West
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9566 2866
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