Food was okay but extremely expensive. Staff were friendly but struggled with their organization to the point we couldn't get their attention.
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This place has been around for years - and there's a good son for that. Classic, classy Japanese dishes, great produce, very good service and a good wine list that won't disappoint. Been a long time between visits and in many ways it has not...More
We've been to many Japanese restaurants but this is the best for many reasons. The food is authentic as are the waiting staff, all smiles and very helpful. The restaurant is also unpretentious and good value. Beautiful, delicious and fresh food - easy parking -...More
I have been coming to Akita for many years. First in the Moomba Hotel in West Melbourne - then in South Melbourne and now in North Melbourne. When the original owner, Toshi, sold the restaurant some years ago, things deteriorated. It has improved but it's...More
Have been several times to this place and happy with the food. A good selection of sashimi and freshly prepared also a great selection of authentic cooked dishes. Great customer service and quite stealth when serving. Very polite and attentive. Clean restaurant and can be...More
The highlight of our visit was food....fresh, delicious and well presented. The restaurant is a bit tired but quite spacious. Quite surprised by the size...different areas and can seat different groups of people - small, medium or large.
Run by Japanese owners. All staff are Japanese. A restaurant that is run by Japanese people is rare in Melbourne and a true testament to the authentic Japanese cuisine here. Super fresh seafood, really fantastic staff who are friendly and willing to please, delicious food....More
I had my first experience at Akita recently and was impressed by the ability of the chefs to make the food sing. The eggplant with miso was to die for. It is great to have a space where you can have a conversation over dinner....More