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Sokyo

Level G, The Darling, The Star | 80 Pyrmont Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
+61 2 9657 9161
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tempura” (55 reviews)
“sushi” (63 reviews)
“omakase” (9 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Level G, The Darling, The Star | 80 Pyrmont Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here last night for Valentines Day. Had high expectations after dining at their sister restaurant in the Gold Coast, QLD on numerous occasions which as far as i'm concerned is about the most perfect restaurant experience you could expect. Anyway, the food at Sokyo...More

Thank Mitchell K
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Evening, Thank you for taking the time to write us. We take all feedback seriously and we hope to improve our service moving forward. It's great to hear that you enjoyed the food that you had here. We truly apologize for the service that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t pass on the toro and crispy tuna nigiri specials - both were amazing. The sake lost was also extensive, and our server Gary was very friendly.More

1  Thank Will G
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Afternoon Will, Great to hear that you enjoyed the toro and tuna crispy rice! Our team will be happy to hear that we were able to provide you with not only amazing food, but great service as well. We are looking forward to having...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all this restaurant is much easier to access via the darling hotel rather the star casino. This was my second time here. We booked a table of 4 for my friends birthday. We tried to push the booking back via half an hour...More

Thank Chanade M
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Afternoon, Thank you for choosing to dine in with us to celebrate the special occasion. We appreciate and take into consideration all feedback provided. Our apologies that our staff were snatching the plates that you and your friends have not finished yet. That type...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sokyo January, 2018 Drinks: Hibiscus, apple, mint, lime Pineapple, mint, cinnamon, vanilla Food: Tempura lobster (...tender, delicious lobster in a very light batter, served with a spicy mayo sauce that had just the right amount of heat and the green papaya and pomelo salad provided...More

1  Thank Kurokujikiri
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Kurokujikiri, Thank you for taking the time to write this review . It's great to hear that you enjoyed the food here at Sokyo! We look forward to having you dine in with us again soon to try even more amazing dishes. Wishing you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sokyo is a little hard to find if you arrive at the Star, but if you head left at the escalators that go up to the casino, and go past the food court and turn left again into another building, you'll see it. The reception...More

Thank Niraj B
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Afternoon Niraj, We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the food and service here at Sokyo! Thank you for the feedback and we will continue to work with our team to improve and provide the best experience possible for our guests. Looking forward...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a huge fan of sushi, especially GREAT sushi. I do not lie when I tell you this is the best sushi I have had in my life. We spent wayyyyy too much money here but every single cent was worth it. We mainly...More

Thank Heather A
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Heather, Thank you for taking the time to write this amazing review about Sokyo! Our chef's will be delighted to hear that you enjoyed all the food that you had here! We will make sure to continually train our staff in order to provide...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not sure what to expect but on arrival sent to bar for a drink while table prepared service at bar excellent and great selection of drinks . When seated waitress explained menu as novice on Japanese and advised we tried various dishes all great service...More

1  Thank Gary B
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Gary, It's great to hear that you enjoyed your time at the bar and restaurant in Sokyo! Our team will be happy to hear that you enjoyed the service here with us as well. We do hope you come back soon to try even...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had breakfast as part of our stay. You get to choose one menu item, a standard coffee/tea, plus everything in the buffet. The menu is Japanese influenced and so are some of the buffet selections. Everything was delicious and wish I could have fit more...More

1  Thank Sel H
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Evening Sel, Thank you for taking the time to write this amazing review! Great to hear that you enjoyed the food here at Sokyo breakfast. We look forward to you dining in with us again soon! Kind Regards, Sokyo Management.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ask for a tasting plate (not on the menu) and you will not be disappointed. An amazing array of different and tasty plates, not just the same usual items. A great experience and a lot of fun!

2  Thank Stacey K
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Evening Stacey, Great to hear that you enjoyed the food here at Sokyo! Hope to have you dine in with us again soon. Kind Regards, Sokyo Management

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner with friends from overseas. Didn’t disappoint them! Fresh ingredients, amazing flavours and skill, friendly staff, great ambience, interior and location. Had pretty much all recommended popular dishes... king fish entree, seared tuna entree, beef skewers, and red snapper tempura to name a few!...More

2  Thank lilandy80
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Afternoon, It's great to hear that you had an amazing time here at Sokyo with your friends from overseas! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed not only the food, but the service as well. We look forward to having you dine in...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$63 - US$196
Meals
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Level G, The Darling, The Star | 80 Pyrmont Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9657 9161
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Darling
Description
Sokyo. Where the buzz of Tokyo meets a Sydney beat. Allow yourself to be lost in the world of Chef Chase Kojima and his impeccable union of traditional craftsmanship with an innovative take on contemporary flavour. Now open 7 days a week for breakfast and dinner, and lunch Friday and Saturday.
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