Umi Sushi & Bar | Haymarket

Catering for casual catchups over sushi or client lunches over a magnificent sashimi boat, this modern Japanese venue offers some of the freshest and most thoughtfully prepared sushi and sashimi in the Sydney CBD area. In addition to sushi and sashimi...

Gogyo | Surry Hills

Hands down one of my favourite new restaurants this year, Gogyo has reconfirmed my admiration forΒ Shigemi Kawahara, i.e. the same guy that brought us Ippudo, i.e. the creator of my ramen dreams. After two visits, I'm absolutely in love with this eatery, which serves up stunning, refined small plates alongside big bowls of slurpable Kogashi-style ramen...

Bang Bang Izakaya |Haymarket

One of the most vibrant and fun newbies in town! The team behind Bang Bang have successfully managed to capture the laid-back yet spirited vibe of a back alley izakaya bar. Draped in neon red light, its a feast for the senses with a killer cocktail menu to match...

Kanzo Fresh Sushi | Parramatta

Having opened a second location just down the road from the first, Kanzo is bigger and better than ever. With all the favourites still on the menu, they've refined their offerings to provide a casual dining experience that really is value for money. Expect fresh, vibrant sushi and sashimi, and make sure you don't leave without trying the...