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Jazushi

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145 Devonshire St | Cnr Clisdell St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9699 8977
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18:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 18:00 - 23:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The food was average and not the cheapest. However the live music in the background is worth the visit. Not sure if I will be returning but can highly recommend if you would like to experience something different.

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Thank ZUZANNA R
Sydney, Australia
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

All the dishes we had were really excellent in both looks and taste and different from the usual heavy sauced terriyaki. The wine was well priced at around $45 a bottle. Small restaurant with a guy banging out tunes on the piano made talking difficult. No interaction with the pianist - he arrived, banged out some music, packed up and... More 

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Thank MikeB1966Sydney
London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

My friend suggested this as a place to catch up over dinner when one of our British friends was in town. Well I wasn't disappointed, the good was beautiful, staff were friendly and the music was good. We had a great experience and I will definitely be going back. Only reason I didn't rate it 5 stars is because we... More 

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Star707, Sydney
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456 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 837 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a small restaurant in a back street around Central Railway. Easy to get to by rail and walk, by bus and short walk or even by car, there is some parking to be had. I was with a party of 6 women, out to hear some Jazz and even to have a bit of a jam. Sydney has... More 

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Perth, Australia
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140 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went there a couple of times now, the first time on the recommendation of a colleague and friend. No regrets. Yesterday evening, together with the significant other, enjoyed the 10-course-Valentine Day's set, with a bottle of Te Mata Estate Gamay Noir to go with it. It was all quite the feast. The food is really good, the service sometimes a... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great being so close to the musicians. Piano and sax (I think it was Naoki Hoshino and Aaron Blakey; not sure) combined really well on mostly old standards in mainstream style, but with a savvy verve all their own. Their Dave Brubeck arrangements were especially good, drawing strong applause, and they clearly enjoyed playing the more challenging tunes. Venue, food,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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69 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Arrived too early about 6. Great modern Japanese fusion with a twist. Would suggest booking from 7 when there is a live jazz who are wonderful and a atmosphere for an enjoyable dining experience.

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Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

First time to this place - great Japanese food (not all sushi) and terrific jazz on the piano and saxophone. Suggest booking back room as can get too noisy to eat, but after eating move to the front to listen to the great music. highly recommended.

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1 Thank OView57
Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 19 November 2016

I've been to a lot of restaurants in Sydney, and this is my favorite. I actually prefer upstairs outside or in the back room, as sometimes the live jazz is too loud for me. But honestly, I like jazz, but I keep coming back for the food. The salmon and kingfish carpacio is my favorite raw seafood dish in Sydney.... More 

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Thank j.r. b
Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I have been to Jazushi a few times now and ordered the degustation menu at each visit. I must say the quality of the food has been consistent on each occasion. Every dish is fresh and tasty. If possible try and get a table at the back or even outside as the front room can get quite loud because of... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$88
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Devonshire St | Cnr Clisdell St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9699 8977

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