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Shop 17 | 309 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9663 0899
Today
10:30 - 15:30
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:30 - 15:30
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very good food, very fresh, very cheap (7,5 dollars for 3 rolls and a miso soup). It really worths it !

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Thank niniss87
Melbourne, Australia
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173 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Tiny little shop in causeway lane with a small amount of seating. Very long queue at lunchtime but it moves very quickly. Various lunch combinations. Had the sashimi bento and the tempura bento. Very quick service. The food is very fresh, generous and delicious. Very good value for money. Yum!!!

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Thank Lions300
Melbourne, Australia
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had two takeaway lunches from this very modest eatery. The quality was excellent and is far better than most more formal establishments

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Thank Global T
Dublin, Ireland
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197 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Got a bento box and a sushi platter, it was all fantastic. Really good price too. Highly recommended

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Thank dublinadam69
Melbourne, Australia
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

The freshest sushi in Melbourne and great value I always order 2 rolls and miso soup. If you get there before after 12pm there is a line but that also means high turnover and super fresh food

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Thank Falcon78
Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

One of those little places that never disappoints. Inexpensive delicious sushi (lots of variety), fantastic and generously sized bento boxes. Dine in (although seating is limited) or takeaway. Service is quick. But be warned, lunch hour is hectic and you could be in a queue.

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Thank mellouisem
Melbourne, Australia
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Tucked in causeway walk between Bourke and Little Collins sushi monger dishes out good value lunch meals. I've tried various types of dons and bento boxes, all good. Plus their sushi rolls are excellent, and the service are quick and ideal for someone in a short lunch break. Tip - be wary of the queue if you are coming here... More 

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Thank NNANz87
Melbourne, Australia
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

I've tried most of the dishes here and they are all pretty good (and cheap). My favorite are Salmon Teriyaki Donburi and Sukiyaki Bento. Long queue is expected during lunch time!

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Thank Olivia H
Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Worth lining up for if you hit the lunch rush. I've been going here for years and the prices have hardly changed. The sushi is usually on point and $6.50 for 3 rolls and a miso soup you can't go wrong. Just make sure you know what you want to order before reaching the counter. Best time I like going... More 

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Thank Jarra S
Wellington, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

My partner and I arrived for an early lunch at about 11:50 am, which turned out to be the perfect time. As soon as we sat down after ordering, people started rushing in and queuing up. Before long the queue was out the door and down the street. Getting there early is definitely a must. Everything is surprisingly cheap (most... More 

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Thank Emma E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fast food
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 15:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 15:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 15:30
Thursday
10:30 - 15:30
Friday
10:30 - 15:30
Saturday
10:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 17 | 309 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9663 0899
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Phone (03) 9663 0899

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques, throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You never quite know what you’ll find around the next corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air of Berlin in the street art, a touch of Paris in the umbrella-shaded cafes and, reminiscent of Rome, eateries tucked away in the most unlikely of places. Perhaps you might want a break and cross the Yarra River to Southbank - walk along the promenade, bask in the sun at a waterside bar and decide whether to go to the nearby casino or book a ticket at the Melbourne theatre company.
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