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Ichiban Boshi

500 George St | Shop 8 lower ground, The Galeries, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9262 7677
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ramen” (57 reviews)
“noodles” (21 reviews)
“soup” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
500 George St | Shop 8 lower ground, The Galeries, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is always busy, and there are usually lines to get in during lunch or dinner time. They offer several options in the menu, and the food is delicious and well prepared. They only take cash, so go prepared. They have an express booth...More

Thank A_G
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

A great place to take an 8 year old grandchild Such lovely staff who could not do enough to make sure that everything was the best it could be The food was good, the ‘cabaret’ of the teppanyayi was just as we hoped and so...More

Thank howardd847
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

At the moment it is closed for renovations, fear not, they have an outlet in the lower ground floor. Ordering was a bit confusing, ended up with fried Gyoza, but the Tokyo Ramen made me happy again.

1  Thank Jackson P
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

This place was ok for a fast lunch, I had the Udon noddles with a spicy curry sauce which was a thick syrup that wasn't that great. Overall it was ok.

Thank JamesA546
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

I like to frequent here as food comes out fairly fast. I do like the seafood salad and fried gyoza. The staff are all pleasant and the place is clean. Or if you prefer you can just pick the food from the conveyor belt.

Thank Lulufluff
Reviewed 22 June 2018

With food court ambience, Ichi-ban Boshi clearly isn’t about fancy trappings. What lures in diners is simple and tasty Japanese fare. Located near the Japanese bookshop giant, Kinokuniya, mark it down as a solid spot for a night of wintery self-care - kicking off with...More

Thank Jackie M
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Simple, tasty Japanese fare. Not pretentious (like so many Sydney eating establishments), just delicious and authentic. Located upstairs in an upscale food court, the staff are friendly and helpful; they actually take your order at the table and also bring the food. We had an...More

Thank GeorgeFMarkhamON
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

The decor was average and the service was disappointing .... with only a glass for table water and no jug. If the staff standing around chatting away can’t be bothered refilling glasses, they should just leave a jug of water on the table. I was...More

Thank jermync2018
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

I visited Ichiban Boshi for lunch while on a day trip in Sydney. I arrived around 1pm, waited 5min for a table, ordered the Tokyo ramen, and it was served about 10mins later. The ramen had a good texture, broth was a little on the...More

Thank NZKV
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Do a very good ramen. I enjoy the very hot miso but change the pork for karage chicken. Service is quick and friendly. Priced reasonably. Restaurant need to be updated. Have had a couple of ramens here. As good as Ryos but not as good...More

Thank SteveDWS
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$18
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 George St | Shop 8 lower ground, The Galeries, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9262 7677
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