Best Japanese Restaurants In Melbourne

Our city is bursting with flavours from East Asia, so the best Japanese restaurants in Melbourne offer an exciting mix of recipes. There are inventive plates galore, plus dishes like sushi and swordfish to savour while you're in this cosmopolitan hub. It's time to get stoked for tastes of Osaka and beyond.

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For top-tier Japanese fine dining, Melbourne's Ishizuka is the one. Its traditional kaiseki menu boasts up to twelve courses of the freshest ingredients, like snow crab and boiled black prawn. Complete the experience at this stylish venue with a classy sake and wine pairing.