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Toko Sydney

490 Crown Street | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9357 6100
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“tasting menu” (23 reviews)
“sashimi” (32 reviews)
“lamb cutlets” (7 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
490 Crown Street | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was delicious, i love japanese cuisine and everything was fresh, tasty and presented nicely. My wife was very happy with her cocktails.

Thank ryeperez005
Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite arriving fairly early for our booking, my partner and I were accommodated instantly without a problem. Service was fast, friendly and the Sora set menu was delightful. The oysters and Scampi nigiri were absolute standouts. Upon earlier mentioning of my partners birthday through an...More

Thank Thao D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was some of the best Japanese food I had in Sydney! Service was fast, attentive, and always with a smile. The softshell crab tempura and the wagyu gyoza were simply amazing! Prices were high but the quality justified the bill hands down! Highly recommend...More

Thank euromaggie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had lunch with work colleagues in March for a special occasion the food was good but service not great. I was very disappointed as so many people had said how great it was, so instead of doing a bad review I rang and spoke...More

Thank Cathy A
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We went to Toko on a Monday night and it wasn't busy so we were given a table straight away. There were so many dishes to choose from we decided to go with the $78 chefs tasting menu. It started with pacific oysters that were...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

This experience is an indictment of the Sydney sushi scene. I did quite a lot of internet research and landed on Toko for our last night out here. We have had EXCELLENT food in this city. From the pizza and oysters at Coogee Pavilion, to...More

Thank loeclint
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I love Japanese so was excited to try Toko as its close to home. We had the $78pp tasting menu which looked promising. Unfortunately this a poor mans Sake (japanese restaurant in The Rocks), the portion size and quality of each dish was underwhelming. The...More

Thank Bo C
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

A place to remember. We order a Tasting Menu with 12 different courses and we got this incredíble mix of tastes and seasonings that made you feel sorry when it was all over. Being in Sydney don't miss it.

2  Thank Roberto W
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Toko is always good. The menu has an excellent range of dishes. The food is always fresh and each dish is very well presented. I recommend the maki sushi, in particular the soft shell crab. Also the Ika tempura is light and tasty. Always a...More

1  Thank RonH1963
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Just amazingly good food, drinks, service and atmosphere! You need to try the Scotch fillet... remember to be there early for a drink before dinner since it seems to fill up every evening

1  Thank MWSE2017
Surry Hills
Once regarded as the traditional fashion area, Surry
Hills has broadened its appeal. This neighbourhood
continues to distinguish itself as a shopping
destination, offering the best collection of
one-of-a-kind boutiques, designer brands and flagship
stores in the city. Today, this area has evolved into
a hub of media, design and professional services - a
colourful and diverse place equally known for its
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 490 Crown Street | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9357 6100
  • E-mail
Toko's 'less is more' philosophy presents Izakaya dining in its finest traditions. Toko's principles are based on the seamless integration of food, drink, service, design, and most importantly their team of people who make it possible. At the heart of Toko is a strong team of dedicated industry professionals overlooking key aspects of the operation, each bringing with them a wealth of knowledge and international experience. The team is the backbone of the business and ensures Toko provides their customers with a unique luxury experience, combining highly personalised service in an exemplary restaurant setting.
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