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₹₹ - ₹₹₹Japanese, Asian
2 Edgeworth David Ave, Hornsby, New South Wales 2077, Australia
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good73%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
24 May 2016
“Could be better”
7 May 2016
“Japanese food with a hint of western influence”
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Japanese, Asian
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2 Edgeworth David Ave, Hornsby, New South Wales 2077, Australia
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

Had my dinner there the other night, waiter/owner not very friendly. They enlisted themselves on LivingSocial.com.au, the info says dinner for two, one entrée 'each', so we ordered two entrees. And when we got to the restaurant and saw we only have one coupon for...More

Thank Philip L
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Went for lunch to get an appreciation of Japanese food (prior to going to Japan). Food was very good especially tempura vegetables with prawns.

Thank Mal C
Reviewed 11 February 2016

I'm guessing they changed hands. We came here about a year ago, when the food was fresh and delicious, the owner friendly and very accommodating. We dined here tonight and it was a 180 degree flip. The sashimi was nice but extremely small (probably the...More

Thank Sahsahseng
Reviewed 24 December 2015

It was a hot Sunday night less than two weeks before Christmas, and Kibou filled the bill. We shared a sashimi platter - with some different fish, due to what's available seasonally. Simply presented and nice fish. I had wanted the lightly grilled tuna but...More

1  Thank Sue T
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Brilliant food with fantastic service. Lovely quiet restaurant, Great range of food on the menu, we have been to Kibou a couple of times and now and it never fails to please the family.

Thank Greenteagirl27
Reviewed 15 June 2015

This is a very reliable and enjoyable place to eat Japanese food. I have been here many times and the food is always tasty and well presented. Parking is an issue but it's well worth it as this is the best Japanese food in Hornsby...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 21 May 2015

This is a small (perhaps 25 people) restaurant that serves very good Japanese food at reasonable prices. It can be noisy as all surfaces are hard and a noisy group can make other discussion difficult, but it doesn't detract from the food.

Thank RodGarnett
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

Quality ingredients, and clean restaurant. The sushi was ok, but unfortunately had Mayo drizzled on it. The seaweed salad exceeded expectations, and the edamame were warm and fresh. Good gluten free menu with tamari on offer which was great. Children rated the teriyaki chicken (which...More

Thank HappySerenity
Reviewed 8 February 2015

Kibou- first time for me at a japanese restaurant. Loved it, plenty of dishes to choose from.....we chose delicate salmon, sushi, chicken teriyaki, chicken karaage and assorted sides. Glasses of chilled water and a sharing bowl of warm, salty beans were served promptly. Meals were...More

1  Thank Shez R
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Since I discovered this place 5 months ago it has become my favorite Japanese restaurant in Sydney. I love Japanese food and have tried out many of the best and most well known ones, however I think Kibou really is the best Japanese restaurant I've...More

1  Thank Jacinta226
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Edgeworth David Ave, Hornsby, New South Wales 2077, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Hornsby
  • Phone Number: 9482-2675
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