Tag Archives: Japanese

Menya

I HAVE been unfair when it comes to reviewing ramen joints in Sydney.  Unfair because I have neglected Menya Ramen Bar in Sydney’s Haymarket. Menya is a place that I eat regularly when I get a ramen craving (which is often as … Continue reading

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Hakata Maru Ramen

I HAVEN’T eaten in Chinatown’s Market City food court for years as I am usually drawn to the grungy-ness and more authentic basement Asian-style hawker courts of Dixon House Food Court and Eating World which remind me of being in … Continue reading

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Samurai Japanese Cafe

MY dear mates Mr D and Mrs V are Balmain locals who know the Darling Street restaurant strip fairly well. They have seen restaurants come and go and have a good feeling for value and what’s hot, what’s not and … Continue reading

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Wasai Japanese Kitchen

WASAI Japanese Kitchen is hidden in a narrow side street off Adelaide’s major eat street – Gouger Street – and if it wasn’t for friends taking me there one night I would never had known it existed (or the side … Continue reading

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Morsels: Midori Sushi and Rolls

DECENT and well-priced Bento boxes are hard to come by in Sydney but I have found one and it’s from a tiny Japanese eatery tucked away in a small suburban shopping complex in Meadowbank. Midori Sushi and Rolls is on … Continue reading

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Gumshara

LIKE Japanese Anime and Manga, Gumshara, a hole-in-the-wall ramen-ya in Sydney Chinatown’s ‘Eating World’ hawker centre is currently gaining a cult following. Eating World houses a collection of Asian hawker-style/food court spots and is in the Harbour Plaza complex on … Continue reading

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Morsels: Zenya Noodle Bar

ZENYA Noodle Bar stands out amongst the surrounding Korean and Chinese restaurants on Rowe Street at Eastwood for two reasons. One, it’s Japanese and two, it has a stunning and contemporary chocolate-hued and exposed stone interior opposed to those stark … Continue reading

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