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Takumi Japanese Restaurant

32 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
061396507020
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“miso soup” (10 reviews)
“wagyu” (14 reviews)
“yakiniku” (6 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
32 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in here as we were late for another booking at a very busy restaurant. We didn't realise it wasn't a typical Japanese restaurant and mainly served grill on the table. The staff were absolutely lovely and with our limited time before our theatre...More

Thank kavick75
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this place for lunch, quick cheap and great food. The Teriyaki Salmon for just under $16 was great. Green tea, miso soup, and a tray of yummy tastes, sashimi, pickled vegetables, coleslaw and rice, and some wasabi to spike your food. Quite filling....More

Thank wiwiani
Reviewed 16 March 2017

When booking for a Friday night we were given the option 6pm or 8pm, we opted for the early time which meant a rush getting home, getting ready and getting into the city. there was a handful of dinner guests. We were given the Menus...More

Thank bernsnmich
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We were there for dinner and had the 9 course meal which included wagyu beef on the BBQ. A little disappointed that the waygu were a little tough and stringy for our liking. Have had better.

Thank Kosing2015
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Really enjoyed the food. The atmosphere is spot on and i love it !!...customer service is excellent. Will come back again for sure. Had the 8 degustation for 2. Awesome

Thank Abhi719
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Yumm yummm! Impressive service, quality food, yumm! We went here after watching Kinky Boots! What a treat! Something about the experience of cooking your own meal, on your very table, smoke free with a generous serving of sake is very relaxing, social and romantic. The...More

Thank Clivenme2002
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This restaurant was one of my favourite in Melbourne. Takumi is a restaurant specialized in wagyu (Japanese beef). My favourite is a lunch set called deluxe lunch, where you get to choose between wagyu beef pattie, wagyu beef yakiniku, or wagyu beef sukiyaki. Choosing this...More

Thank Wiryani
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Servicing staff were not helpful when asking about dishes. BBQ grille was far too hot compared to other customers and queries about this resulting in a severe lack of communication skills. No one came to our table once meal was completed. Not even to give...More

Thank Reaves42
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

I love Japanese food and this place is fantastic quick service and friendly staff make for a great night I've been here a few times already but it's so good I will be back 5 stars takumi

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I have visited this restaurant for lunch many times. I tend to order the same bento box with the Teriyaki salmon. The salad dressing on the coleslaw is the best. Service is quick and you can get in and out in an hour.

Thank wiwiani
Nearby
Chinatown
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$43
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: 061396507020
  • E-mail
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