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Isshin Japanese House

208 Main St, Lilydale, Victoria 3140, Australia
+61 3 9735 2339
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (2 reviews)
“salmon” (3 reviews)
“dumplings” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
208 Main St, Lilydale, Victoria 3140, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here with a group of friends and was looking forward to the all you can eat aspect of the night. With this in mind my expectations weren't too high as all you can eat can tend to see quality and service decline. However, this...More

Thank MitchfromMelbourne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here on a Saturday night and it’s necessary to book as it was packed. They have a $40 all you can eat menu on Saturday night. You can have upto 3 servings of each dish you choose. The menu is extensive and the...More

Thank 255060Charlie10
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Never have i loved a restaurant so much, always go for the all you can eat menu and you wont be dissapointed!!! The option to choose different things on the menu and share them with the table is perfect, meaning everyone tries something different. Always...More

Thank atschuma
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We booked dinner via Zomato for our anniversary on a Wednesday. The restaurant was quiet when we got there at 6:30 but soon filled up with a large table celebrating a birthday. The food was very fresh and the wait staff attentive. We were encouraged...More

Thank sarak8Melbourne
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Paid $41 for the all you can eat menu and was not dissappointed. All the food was delicious. The staff were very helpful. There was a little bit of a wait but it was a busy Sunday night, so very understandable. Cant wait to go...More

Thank NoReservation123
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

The front of the building looks very dull. Once inside nice and warm. Staff run off their feet and had to keeping asking staff twice for things. Had the wagu beef. Was fatty and tough. At $30 a plate should have been much better quality...More

Thank Kathvt
Reviewed 20 March 2017

went saturday night 7.45 session. this place is busy . u great great service. great food. was little bit worried about how u ordered but the wait staff were very good at guiding you through how it all works. the food was fantastic loved everything...More

Thank peter c
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Upon arrival I was a tad overwhelmed by all the signs everywhere explaining the rules of the All You Can Eat. Staff were polite and attentive. The food... oh my! It was all incredible. We ate 10 or so dishes each over 2 hours. It...More

1  Thank SarahAshleeEmily
Reviewed 18 February 2017

First time we have been able to visit this restaurant, what a delight . $40.95 per head for all you can eat , I thought ,oh no buffet ,wrong, all you can eat from the menu. The food was magnificent,the staff where magnificent,they where helpful...More

Thank jacqueline f
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I have been coming here for years, since it first opened. Service is great, meals are fresh and great quality. Fresh sushi is always the best sushi. They are slowly putting the price up, compared to the price it was when it first opened I...More

Thank rachelledawn
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Egon F
21 May 2016|
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Response from aemann | Reviewed this property |
Some days (I think Friday & Saturday night) it is all you can eat only. Everything is made freshly to order so when busy can take a little time to come out to you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Main St, Lilydale, Victoria 3140, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Yarra Valley  >  Lilydale
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9735 2339
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