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Sake Restaurant & Bar

Level 1, 45 Eagle Street | Eagle Street Pier, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3015 0557
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
18:00 - 22:30All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Level 1, 45 Eagle Street | Eagle Street Pier, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Having visited Sake in Melbourne recently it was appropriate to check out Sake in Brisbane since the involvemenyt of Neil Perry.Despite the same receipe the food was not as good both in apprearance or taste.Service was a little 'spotty' as well with the need to...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a great experience at sake. In Particular the pork chops and sushi was amazing. Had a great selection of sake and Japanese beers. My only criticism is that they changed the menu which does not include the swordfish anymore. All in all another superb...More

Thank johnny_bravo000
Reviewed 1 week ago

Returned for a Friday lunch with close friends and Sake did not disappoint. Shared several dishes, sashimi, king fish, prawn popcorn, dumplings - all the food was excellent and the service attentive without being intrusive. Plus Sake carries the dark Asahi simply a great beer.

Thank Jimmy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to Sake twice. both times it has been wonderful. The meals are delicious and presented perfectly. Food is timely and service all lovely. The atmosphere is very nice, no matter where you are seated. Only reason I gave 4 stars instead of...More

Thank SNB20142014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfriendly, very slow service. I paid $155 for dinner for one on Sunday night.. 2 glasses of wine some oily Gyoza,the kingfish sashimi was good though.. Agadashi tofu was okay. I ordered entree size snapper but was told when I got the bill that it...More

Thank Ben M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So good. Every dish was delicious and surprising. The vegetables sang. I didn't think compressed daikon with shichimi togarachi seasoning would be an ingredient I would be thinking about with pleasure 2 hours after the meal. Wonderful, attentive service from all staff. The old fashioned...More

Thank Erin W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Did not have a booking as we were dining with our adult daughter that was at an early function so i wasnt sure about timing. As it happens we were ready to sit at 530 when the restaurant opened but were told that we could...More

Thank Janettebarry
Reviewed 22 June 2017

The was a work lunch, I was not paying and the booze was flowing... regardless, the place deserves a 5 star rating. Everything is very well considered from the fitout to the wait staff and the food itself. All exceptional. I think it would be...More

Thank 20yrstravelling
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Great evening - hosted by Neil Perry for the Lexus Lifestyle Event - "Glacier 51" Toothfish w_miso butter and cooked in bamboo leaves (pictured) ... each dish was delicious w_creative presentation in a venue with stylish but intimate ambience. Outstanding service and skilled staff.

Thank Suzanne N
Reviewed 20 June 2017

A bit tongue in cheek, but simply it is expensive and you know this before you go. The freshest of produce combined with the finesse of making such simple proteins zing is what keeps you going back. We always have a great time and keep...More

Thank Simon E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Level 1, 45 Eagle Street | Eagle Street Pier, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3015 0557
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Housed at the iconic Eagle Street Pier, Brisbane Japanese restaurant Sake is a chic designer space overlooking the buzzing Brisbane River. Served by the venue's dynamic team, let yourself be treated to the unparalleled atmosphere and innovative cuisine that has earned Sake Restaurant & Bar its reputation as the best Brisbane Japanese restaurant. Revel in the innovative menu by Head Chef Daiseke and Executive Chef Shaun Presland, who draw on traditional Japanese training and passion for unique local flavours to prepare some of Brisbane's most celebrated culinary creations. Awarded a Queensland Good Food Guide Chef's Hat every year since opening, Sake Restaurant & Bar has consistently remained the premier Brisbane Japanese restaurant. Strategically matched with an extensive sake, cocktail and wine menu, Sake Restaurant & Bar Eagle Street Pier aims to continually surprise and delight you with its dynamic, evolving menu. A variety of enticing dining options are available for you to choose from, whether entertaining, partying or simply looking to impress. With five private dining rooms, a communal banquet dining area, traditional Japanese sunken tables and a sushi bar, Sake Restaurant & Bar can cater to every intimate or elaborate dining need.
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