This cute and intimate little (seats 12) restaurant just became a favourite. Authentic with great attention to detail. The food was fabulous, and we had a very enjoyable evening. Thank you Tempura Hajime. 🙂
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It's like being invited to someone's home and you sit around the breakfast/Kitchen bar. Very homely. But that's where the similarity ends. The food is a joy to behold. Colourful and attractively presented. The tempura is all that you imagined a good piece of tempura...More
We had the tempura and sushi omakase. The tempura was divine - crispy on the outside, succulent in the inside and not too oily. The sashimi was nice and fresh too. Service was impeccable and the ambience was nice. It is only a 12 seater...More
This is the first time we have tried this place, on the recommendation of a friend who has been there many times in the past. Reading The Age Good Food Guide, although the food is given high marks, it is described as a “foodie nerd...More
Working in Dorcas Street, this is a favourite venue when 3 or 4 of us want to have a special lunch. It is a small restaurant so booking is essential, but the food and service are both excellent. Personal favourite is the bento box. The...More
Superb fresh sushi and tempura. Chef prepares in front of you. Typical gracious Japanese service. Set menu 2 choices. Not inexpensive but worth it. Later in evening when some guests left, had interesting conversation with chef. Only 12 places around cooking area.
Came here with my sister for my bday dinner. We were hoping to get some good omakase experience like we had in Japan and it doesn't dissapoint. The place is really nice, service was excellent. We ordered the 10 course Tempura + Sashimi Omakase. Just...More
12 seater Japanese Restaurant specialising in Tempura. A choice of 8 -10 Tempura pieces served individually with other courses of Sashimi, chicken or wagyu beef. Just came back from a trip to Japan and it brought back lovely memories. Very tasty food and lovely Sake...More
the restaurant seats 12 people at the bar looked after by 2 waiters with one chef cooking from 2 stations the most exquisite Japanese tempura in Australia supplemented by fresh Sushi and sashimi. It is a genuine Osaka, Japan experience.
The staff, the ambience and the feeling of being 'special' because you are one of only 12 diners in the place. Exceptional service and impeccable presentation for the courses. Every course was amazing and there was decent explanation. The food were mouth watering. Don't be...More