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Wagaya

L 1 78-86 Harbour St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9212 6068
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
L 1 78-86 Harbour St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

These guys changed names called “you me” now, previously known as wagaya. Used to be my favorite Japanese restaurant which we frequent regularly. However after the name change (probably due to change in ownership), everything has gone downhill. Portions are small and expensive and service...More

Thank giraffez
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Haven’t been to Wagaya for about 12 months... before that went about 3-4 times and food/service was excellent.... What a mistake.... food bad... Looks like new management has taken over since we last went.... Never again....

Thank TeddySyd888
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Wagaya has been a family favorite restaurant for many years. A few years back my son even had his 21st Birthday here but our most recent visit may be our last. The building has deteriorated so badly it is becoming dangerous. The lighting on the...More

Thank 2painfull
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

For early on a Saturday night dinner, Wagaya was busy but by no means full. Took a long time to get seated, despite being a small group and plenty of tables. Once seated there are Japanese style screens to place your order. Long wait for...More

Thank Andology
Reviewed 24 August 2017

The lighting for the entrance and stairs at Wagaya Sydney is totally inadequate, to the point of being dangerous. The staff waved us to our booth without greeting us or explaining the ordering process. The tablet we apparently had to order from wasn't working. We...More

Thank tjmouse123
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Food was delicious and the staff were friendly. During busy hours its always good to book as we waited 45 mins for a table for 4 and the restaurant seems a little rushed for time. The food did take a lot longer to come out...More

Thank davidgaoo922
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The food took alot longer to come out and wasn't as fresh i thought it would be. We had a booth and were with children - the restaurant isn't pram friendly so you need to carry the pram up and down stairs. It was extremely...More

Thank TashV1811
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We have been eating here since it opened and was once the best Japanese in Sydney. After not eating there for a year, we went last night. In a nut shell, it was a shadow of its former self. Food over cooked, service average and...More

Thank Sharryn H
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Dined here in the 31-7-17 for my boytfriends birthday. Wasn't too hard to find. Walking up the stairs it was pretty dark looking and they were playing the top hits of Australia... Was expecting Japanese music... most of the night it was playing Katy perry....More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This place has an amazing interior and had the deals for $9.99. All the food was lovely and amazing value for money.

Thank Michelle R
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Chinatown
Tiger-flanked archways on Dixon Street mark the
entrance to the “little Asia” of Sydney. A walk
through Chinatown is a feast for the senses where
aromas, tastes, sounds and visions of dancing tigers
transport you to a different world. Chinatown visitors
can expect a melting pot of Asian food at the
neighbourhood's specialty delis and groceries. From
yum cha to handmade noodles, BBQ ducks hanging in the
...More
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Samantha A
23 July 2017|
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Response from morry1234 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do, but you need to book. We had about 30 in a private room but booked several months in advance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 01:00
Friday
17:00 - 01:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: L 1 78-86 Harbour St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9212 6068
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