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Sake Restaurant & Bar

Level 1, 45 Eagle Street | Eagle Street Pier, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3015 0557
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (87 reviews)
“popcorn shrimp” (23 reviews)
“prawn dumplings” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Level 1, 45 Eagle Street | Eagle Street Pier, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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21 - 30 of 693 reviews

Reviewed 21 September 2017

Our lunch choice of a mixed platter of sushi/sashimi was exquisite. We sat at the kitchen bar for a nice lunch and were not disappointed. The service is a standout.

Thank Barny B
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed one of their private rooms as we were celebrating a birthday. You can request these at the time of booking however they won't guarantee you'll get one. The service was a little 'cool', perhaps not as friendly as my previous visits. With a...More

Thank CellophaneSister
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Four of us ate at Sake on a busy Friday night. No reservations but the hostess gave us a private room if we were OK to pay a 10% surcharge. We ate sashimi platter, gyoza, kingfisher sashimi and drank warm sake. All the food was...More

Thank David Michael S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The food at Sake is very fresh and tasty. Pity each plate didn't have a bit more on it. The atmosphere is really nice but a little dark at the table we were at.

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us and whilst the service was great the food was disappointing and the wine overpriced. The main courses we selected were lacking in flavour. The sashimi was tasty and fresh however overpriced.

1  Thank Julie C
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Very good sushi. Their tuna dishes were amazing and fresh. It is on the expensive side and you don't get a whole lot of food for the price. Worth an experience.

Thank Tanya N
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Great bar, best shushi! The Saki menu helps you order the correct Saki for each dish, but I have my favourites and stick to them, if you are unsure, they will bring you a tasting glass.

Thank fifijeancody
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Nice space in good location, nice food and good service. A little pricey. Still worth a visit if you like Japanese food.

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 20 August 2017

First of all, thanks to the restaurant for accommodating us after I realised I made the booking on the wrong night. Secondly, thanks for a fantastic birthday dinner for my husband. Highlights were the kingfish starter, beef tataki, seared tuna, tempura snapper and snapper nigiri...More

Thank EleyD
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Couldn't fault it, service was great and food even better. Popcorn shrimp amazing. Great views and location. We got the set menu and it was reasonably priced. They are also kid friendly, unlike expensive, pretentious Japanese restaurant Wasabi (check out their restaurant policies!). Will be...More

Thank A R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Level 1, 45 Eagle Street | Eagle Street Pier, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3015 0557
  • E-mail
Description
Housed at the iconic Eagle Street Pier, Brisbane Japanese restaurant Sake is a chic designer space overlooking the buzzing Brisbane River. Served by the venue's dynamic team, let yourself be treated to the unparalleled atmosphere and innovative cuisine that has earned Sake Restaurant & Bar its reputation as the best Brisbane Japanese restaurant. Revel in the innovative menu by Head Chef Daiseke and Executive Chef Shaun Presland, who draw on traditional Japanese training and passion for unique local flavours to prepare some of Brisbane's most celebrated culinary creations. Awarded a Queensland Good Food Guide Chef's Hat every year since opening, Sake Restaurant & Bar has consistently remained the premier Brisbane Japanese restaurant. Strategically matched with an extensive sake, cocktail and wine menu, Sake Restaurant & Bar Eagle Street Pier aims to continually surprise and delight you with its dynamic, evolving menu. A variety of enticing dining options are available for you to choose from, whether entertaining, partying or simply looking to impress. With five private dining rooms, a communal banquet dining area, traditional Japanese sunken tables and a sushi bar, Sake Restaurant & Bar can cater to every intimate or elaborate dining need.
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