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3 Church St | Near Corner of Barkers Road, Hawthorn, Boroondara, Victoria 3122, Australia
+61 3 9853 6002
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“prawn balls” (14 reviews)
“oysters” (11 reviews)
“sashimi” (12 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
12:00 PM - 2:30 PMAll hours
Japanese, Asian, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3 Church St | Near Corner of Barkers Road, Hawthorn, Boroondara, Victoria 3122, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely top quality and large variety of japanese food. Expensive for japanese food but well worth it, especially if it's a special occasion. But make sure you book a few weeks in advance if you're looking for a specific date.

Thank Kay C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was excellent - we tried around 8 dishes and there were all very tasty. Highlights were the cod, the porterhouse and the swordfish. The sashimi and sushi were good too. We did the 6pm sitting on a weekend night and they do make...More

Thank Feeber
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two visits so far and each time the food has been beautiful, tasty and fresh. The only let down is the service. It feels like such an effort for the staff, not all but some. A smile can go along way. The tables for couples...More

Thank AnneS12342014
Reviewed 23 November 2017

hi went with my wife for lunch. They have done a couple of champagne lunches. 6 courses mathed with 6 high quality French Champagnes. Always excellent food and service here. Champagnes were all very good and value of lunch overall excellent. still BYO as well...More

Thank emelian
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Fresh amazingly tasty food. Soft shell crab slider is a special not to be missed. Hokkaido scallop is delicious as is the miso marinated black cod.

Thank tarnlou
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful dining experience, with the most amazing food and service. Perfect for a special occasion or just a quiet dinner for two or a small group gathering. The staff are very helpful and knowledgeable about the food and provide great suggestions for...More

Thank Sunseekers8910
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Wow! Great food. Love the fusion aspect. Little expensive but it was never going to be cheap!! Great service, book first or be disappointed. For a stylish meal that leaves you feeling sated, you can't go wrong with Ocha.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Haven't been to Ocha in years. Read some not so positive reviews that made me do a double take but decided to book and must say was not disappointed. Was one of the best meals have had from anywhere in ages. Started with a variety...More

Thank bibbycat
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Going to Ocha 2 or 3 times per year used to be one of the culinary highlights of the year. Last time we were not that impressed and last night was a complete disappointment. The prawn balls of which we used to order 2 lots...More

Thank robertglas46
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We were there on a Wednesday evening and the place was practically packed with diners. The dishes were delicious and delightful. Beautifully presented. The service was fast and friendly. Great ambience. Recommended if you like Japanese dishes.

Thank Tiger L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Church St | Near Corner of Barkers Road, Hawthorn, Boroondara, Victoria 3122, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Boroondara  >  Hawthorn
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9853 6002
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