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Masuya Japanese Seafood Restaurant

#100 of 4,555 Restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Central Business District
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12-14 O'Connell St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
9235-2717
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Sydney, Australia
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76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was amazed with the combination of flavours. The service was outstanding! The wine list was very good. The sushi is very tasty and fresh, great value for money. I had the "Tonkatsu Pork Loin" (deep-fried crispy kurobuta pork loin served with home blended tonkatsu sauce) as main course and it was amazing! Highly recommended!

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Thank AdriTag
Perth
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56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped past mid week and the restaurant was very busy Service was very prompt and the food was good value for money

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Thank JohnPPerth
Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the restaurant for a reasonably quick lunch between meetings, the food was great and served quickly. I had the salmon lovers bento, it was really nice!

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Thank WallaceQld
Sydney, Australia
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fine Japanese cuisine. All sashimi is fresh and wagyu very tender, juicy and cooked to perfection. Staff offer great customer service and very friendly. Highly recommended for big groups.

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Thank EricVivid
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Bento Boxes at Masuya are a fantastic lunch with a little bit of everything. Sashimi, tempura, bbq pork, sushi rolls, soup, wagyu beef. All good and highly recommended!

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Thank Peadar M
Chatswood, Australia
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73 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

My Japanese partner and I ate here last night before attending a concert at the Sydney Opera House. I have previously eaten here with other friends. The service is quick efficient and courteous. The food is fabulous. On this occasion we had a wonderful so-called "Aussie" sushimi plate - so elegantly presented. Our simple tofu and avocado salad was delicious... More 

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Thank SydneyTraveller185
Gold Coast, Australia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Fresh seafood at fair price, recommend the fish sashimi and soy milk hot pot, friendly staff and very fast service

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Thank Alicia C
Sydney, Australia
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Delicious food and fantastic service. Only downside is that it is in a basement type room, so no natural light. But love it overall!

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Thank gabrielled108
Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Decent and authentic Japanese food, none of that fusion stuff. Waitresses here are kind and polite. Loved the food and cocktail, would definately go back again.

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Thank Mimi L
Hong Kong, China
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44 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

I have been to Masuya many times already and this is the one that I must go whenever I visit Sydney. One of the reasons is that it's just 5 mins walk from office other than the food tastes good. I ordered some sashimi, sushi and deep friend oysters this time. The food has always kept its high quality standard.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$29
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12-14 O'Connell St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: 9235-2717

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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