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Sokyo

Level G, The Darling, The Star | 80 Pyrmont Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
+61 2 9657 9161
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tempura” (54 reviews)
“sushi” (58 reviews)
“omakase” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 10:30 amAll hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Level G, The Darling, The Star | 80 Pyrmont Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
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1 - 10 of 569 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Outstanding food and service. Not for the price conscious though, but worth every cent. Somewhere to take that special someone or to spoil your business guests. Has a great bar area for pre or post dinner drinks. Well staffed and a huge array of drinks...More

1  Thank David R
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good Evening David, Thank you for taking the time to leave this amazing review! We are glad that you enjoyed everything from the food, service, and drinks. Looking forward to your next dining experience here with us at Sokyo. Have a lovely weekend. Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Party of 2 - Arrived at 6:00pm and tried to get a seat at the sushi bar. Even though there were 8+ open seats they would not seat us as they were holding the seats for reservations. We were seated in the bar area that...More

Thank BajaHoncho
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good Evening, We express our sincere apologies for your experience within Sokyo. Unfortunately the sushi bar you were referring too was already booked for the Sushi Omakase (chef's specialty menu). Recently, our POS systems have received an update, causing multiple technical difficulties throughout the venue....More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were looking forward to some nice Japanese food, but instead found a bimbo bar. The woman next to us was half naked and looked rather obscure as half of the population around. The food is mediocre but the chef reaaally wants to impress. The...More

Thank deedaming
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good Evening, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your experience here at Sokyo. The service that you experienced is definitely not up to our standards. We take all feedback into consideration...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Could not fault a single thing! The lady that made our booking and greeted us upon arrival was so friendly and made a great first impression, she also checked on us throughout the night. All wait staff were very attentive, especially Bella who was kind...More

1  Thank James W
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi James, Great to hear that you had an amazing experience here with us! Will be sure to let Bella and our staff know about the great service that you had here at Sokyo. She will happy to hear that you had a great time....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous atmosphere, delicious food, outstanding service! For a restaurant busy all week and year round, you cannot go wrong with dining here. They are super accomodating and always on the top of their game. The desserts are wonderful also.

1  Thank Rosemary C
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rosemary, Thank you for leaving such a great review! It's great to hear that you enjoyed everything from the food to there service. Looking forward to having you dine in with us again soon! Kind Regards, Sokyo Management

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner for two,service by Vitor was outstanding ,recommend the Kingfish Miso ceviche ,the Usuzukuri and the Robata beef skewers. They are small serving so would recommend adding the Sashimi platter or like.More

1  Thank Dennis S
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Evening Dennis, Thank you for taking the time to leave this amazing review! We will be sure to let Victor know about how you felt his service went. I'm sure he'll be happy to hear that you enjoyed the service and food. Hope to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have dined at Sokyo many times, and returned again for a quick meal on the weekend. The food here is outstanding, beautifully prepared and presented. There is an extensive drinks menu and a wide range of sake and other beverages. The atmosphere is very...More

Thank Bradley F
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Bradley, Great to hear that you enjoyed the food here at Sokyo! Thank for taking the time to write this review. We will continue to train our staff to provide excellent service to go with our food. Hope to have you dine with us...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This was probably my 12th visit to Sokyo and it continues to delight. The quality, service and setting make it one of Sydney’s finest places to dine.

1  Thank CohortMalc
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Hi CohortMalc, Thank you taking the time to leave a great review! So glad to hear that you keep coming back to dine here at Sokyo. Looking forward to having you dine in soon! Hope you have a lovely weekend. Kind Regards, Sokyo Management.

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Took a friend here for seafood and it was simply amazing. Lovely fresh Japanese dining. Personally I tend to avoid restaurants in casinos but I make an exception for Sokyo as it has a wonderful ambience and delicious food. Highly recommend getting the scallops and...More

1  Thank jr_c191990
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Hi jr_c191990, Great to hear that you loved the food and ambience of Sokyo. Thank you for choosing us to bring your friends over to catch up. Hoping to see you in the near future and bring even more friends along to enjoy the experience...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017

This has to be one of my favourtite restaurants in Sydney. The food is impeccable along with the service and great ambiance that comes with it. If you love Japanese food, you have to visit Sokyo. A bit on the pricey side, however you can't...More

1  Thank Mitul L
SokyoManagement, Manager at Sokyo, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Good Afternoon Mitul L, Thank you for choosing us to be one of your favorite restaurants in Sydney! Great to hear that you loved the food and service. We appreciate the time you took to write us and we look forward to your next dining...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:30 am
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:30 am
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:30 am
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:30 am
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:30 am
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Level G, The Darling, The Star | 80 Pyrmont Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2009, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9657 9161
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Darling
Description
Sokyo. Where the buzz of Tokyo meets a Sydney beat. Allow yourself to be lost in the world of Chef Chase Kojima and his impeccable union of traditional craftsmanship with an innovative take on contemporary flavour. Now open 7 days a week for breakfast and dinner, and lunch Friday and Saturday.
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