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Chiba Japanese Restaurant

41 Hall St, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
+61 3 9326 0248
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bento box” (16 reviews)
“sushi” (14 reviews)
“gyoza” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
41 Hall St, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

my partner and i went here due to the fact that it is the number one restaurant in moonee ponds according to trip advisor. much to our disappointment, the edamame is overcooked with no salt, the teriyaki's consistency is jelly and lack flavor, the tatsuage...More

Thank Roxanne A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have just moved to the area and tried this on a whim. We didn't have a reservation but they accommodated us (3) without a problem. The service was efficient; the menu is varied, with loads of choice. The restaurant has a quiet, relaxed atmosphere and...More

Thank Natstar26
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Why, might you ask? This is about the 6th time I've been here, and usually it's pretty decent. It has absolutely nothing to do with the food, though, but everything to do with the times you wait to be served. Food is great, staff are...More

Thank Rick L
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is my favorite restaurant and I never have been disappointed. Whatever you pick, it is delicious. The staff is friendly and very helpful, the atmosphere is nice ... but other people think the same, better book, if you have a special time in mind....More

Thank Angelika L
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Seafood sushi boat was so fresh! We were told when we ordered there would be a 20 minute wait for it and it was worth waiting for! Great night with friends.like most restaurants now it has 2 sittings. Nice to be made aware of that....More

Thank Mmcez
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Recommended to us from our hotel concierge. Best recommendation yet. Food was so fresh. The service was great. We left here talking about how good that was. If ever back in Moonee Valley. I would definately return.

Thank The_Green_5
Reviewed 29 May 2017

-We often visit this place. Great place to go with family and friends. -My favorite: Soft Shell Crab Roll :) -Be sure to reserve your spot, especially on weekends.

Thank Prasad N
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We had a group of 12 on a Monday night so it was fairly quiet, staff were very attentive and helpful, the food was excellent as were the generous helpings, the cost was reasonable I certainly would go again......👍

Thank jsakernel
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Curious with the long queue during dinner time, decided to turn up early one evening, pretty average, not sure what the hype is all about ...

Thank Penang F
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Went here for lunch after seeing the positive online reviews and left wondering if they have a lunch restaurant and dinner restaurant...... Had a simple oakydon which came with miso and desert. The miso was fine, the chicken in the main dish was leg (lots...More

Thank Frog4114
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Questions & Answers
Cassie A
15 February 2017|
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Response from Scott L | Reviewed this property |
Most Japanese soy is in fact gluten free.
25 October 2016|
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Response from Rick L | Reviewed this property |
Indeed it is. Orion beer on tap! YEAH!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Hall St, Moonee Ponds, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3039, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moonee Valley  >  Moonee Ponds
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9326 0248
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