What is Washoku Lovers

Washoku Lovers is for people who love Japanese cuisine, for those seeking out a variety of great Japanese food options in Australia. As purveyors of Washoku, we pride ourselves on recommending restaurants that are truly authentic.

Washoku Chefs

The Washoku Chefs featured on our site have at least 2 years’ experience specializing in Japanese cuisine — either trained in Japan or under the tutelage of a Japanese Chef.
To better understand the food you’ll be enjoying, we showcase their philosophies and their journeys as Washoku Chefs in Australia.

Atsushi Saito
Raita Noda
Toshiya Kai
Toru Nakajima
Kazu Nakatani
Hideo dekura
Hideo Dekura
Takumi Kawano
Chef Oe -Masuya
Toshihiko Oe
Chase Kojima
Chase Kojima
Hiroshi Miura
Azuma chef
Kimitaka Azuma
Mulyadi
Takeshi Sekigawa
Takeshi Sekigawa
Yusuke Morita

Washoku Restaurants

Find the Japanese Restaurant that best suits your tastes.
Browse through our wonderfully curated selection of restaurants and view the menu to find the perfect fit for your next meal.

Ainoya Japanese Restaurant
MATSUSAKA BACKSTREET
MATSUSAKA BACKSTREET
Masuya Japanese Restaurant
Gaku Robata Grill
Mum’s food – Japanese grocery home delivery –
Zundo in Chatswood
Jizakana
IIKO Mazesoba
Suminoya
Tokyo Laundry
little itoshin
Kubota Japanese Cuisine
Shiki Japanese Restaurant
Bar & Grill Yebisu
Mitoki
Ramen Danbo Southport
Kemuri Kitchen & Catering
Ramen Goku
Japanese Yakiniku Restaurant Nikaido
WAI-WAI DINING
WAI-WAI DINING
Raita Noda
Raita Noda Chef’s Kitchen
Yakitori Jin
Muso Ramen @North Coast
Genkotsu Ramen Toowong
Genkotsu Ramen Runcorn
WAGAYA Brisbane
Kyo Sushi Bar
Japanese BBQ NONBEI Upper Mt Gravatt
Toshiya
Toshiya
Kyoto Cafe
Gold Class Daruma
KUON
Jicca dining
Harada
EIJU – Fusion Japanese Dining
Sushi OE
Sushi Train Neutral Bay
Nakano Darling
WAGYU-YA
WAGYU-YA
MIZU
Japanese BBQ NONBEI Fortitude Valley
Osaka Bar
Shushokuya Masa
MUSO RAMEN @Mermaid Beach
Ramen Danbo South Brisbane
Koh-Ya Randwick Japanese BBQ
NEKO NEKO SYDNEY – VEGAN Restaurant
Izakaya Yebisu
Japanese restaurant
@!Restaurant
Ramen Danbo Sunnybank Hills
You Japanese Restaurant
Gogyo Surry Hills
Wagyu One
Gogyo Fitzroy
Yakitori Yurippi
GOTO
Bishamon
Bishamon
Tonkatsu
Umakamon
Umi Sushi Haymarket
IZAKAYA SAMURAI

Book With Us

For the best Washoku experience, book with us and receive rewards at our partnered restaurants every time you dine.
Search for a variety of Washoku options: view photos, find availabilities, book and keep track of your reservations.

BOOKING BENEFITS

A list of booking benefits available to you when you book through us.

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Harada

Booking benefit

A complimentary welcome drink

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Osaka Bar

Booking benefit

Complimentary welcome drink

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Shiki Japanese Restaurant

Booking benefit

Hotpot set $20 OFF per person

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Masuya Japanese Restaurant

Booking benefit

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Toshiya

Booking benefit

Assorted dessert plate $14 >$8.50

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Wagyu One

Booking benefit

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Mitoki

Booking benefit

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IIKO Mazesoba

Booking benefit

A free of mazesoba snack

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Muso Ramen @North Coast

Booking benefit

1 free soft drink

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Nakano Darling

Booking benefit

coming soon

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Japanese BBQ NONBEI Upper Mt Gravatt

Booking benefit

Free first drink

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Kyoto Cafe

Booking benefit

A free Matcha Latte (Soy etc separate fee) *per a booking

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Shushokuya Masa

Booking benefit

Free a bowl of Edamame ($5)

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Bishamon

Booking benefit

A free glass of Umeshu *Per a booking

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Umakamon

Booking benefit

A free chicken karaage dish per a booking

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MATSUSAKA BACKSTREET

Booking benefit

Calpis Jug $12 > $5

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Yakitori Jin

Booking benefit

A complimentary dish from these three choices (Prawn shumai $12 , Sashimi tacos 2p $12, Snapper white soy $14) for Monday to Thursday only!

*1 dish per a booking

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EIJU – Fusion Japanese Dining

Booking benefit

Amuse bouche from the owner chef Hideki

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IZAKAYA SAMURAI

Booking benefit

9 Piece Sashimi Plate(sashimi including 3 × salmon , 3 × tuna , 3 × king fish) & Select Japanese Sake $28.6→$19.8

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little itoshin

Booking benefit

Free dessert  – Mochi Azuki

Sweet azuki beans and soft mochi balls in maple syrup, roasted soy bean powder (GF, DF, Vegan)

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MIZU

Booking benefit

A free bowl of Edamame

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MUSO RAMEN @Mermaid Beach

Booking benefit

1 free soft drink

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Kemuri Kitchen & Catering

Booking benefit

Dish dressed with sesame sauce for FREE

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Kubota Japanese Cuisine

Booking benefit

Homemade Yuzu ice cream for FREE

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Japanese Yakiniku Restaurant Nikaido

Booking benefit

Calpis jug $12 > $5

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Zundo in Chatswood

Booking benefit

Free topping (egg)

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Bar & Grill Yebisu

Booking benefit

Free bottle of wine (red or white) or sparkling wine from Waverley wine, Hunter Valley

T&C: Minimum spend $50 per person for bookings of 4 people or more

 

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Izakaya Yebisu

Booking benefit

Tempura ice cream for $2

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Japanese BBQ NONBEI Fortitude Valley

Booking benefit

Free for a first drink

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Kyo Sushi Bar

Booking benefit

A free glass of House Sake

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Ainoya Japanese Restaurant

Booking benefit

Extra 2pc for the chef’s selection of assorted nigiri sushi platter -Entree plate $20 (6pc –>8pc)

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Umi Sushi Haymarket

Booking benefit

A free dessert of the day *per a booking

Join the Washoku Community

We are a community dedicated to sharing the experience and values of Washoku. Through our website and newsletter you can discover:

  • Japanese cooking tips
  • Tea culture in Japan
  • Upcoming events
  • Foodies guides to Japan
  • Introduction to seasonal dishes
  • Travel information for Japan
  • Information on Japanese-Australian
  • Introduction to seasonal dishes relations

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