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The Bonsai Retaurant & Cafe

#147 of 1,361 Restaurants in Perth
Certificate of Excellence
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30 Roe Street, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
17:30 - 21:00
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Sun 17:30 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 17:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 21:30
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been coming to bonsai for at least 5 years and i must say it is still one of the best japanese fusion restaurants in perth! My favourite dishes which I guarantee you wont go wrong are the sashimi bites, chicken salad and wagyu

Thank Azfar R
Perth, Australia
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wasn't impressed with the sashimi on avocado wedges. Avo wedges were carpaccio style, you could hardly call those wedges. Average Bonsai seaweed salad. We waited more than an hour before the food arrived, not in sync. Really enjoyed the interior design of the restaurant. The restaurant is well located near China town and the state theatre.

Thank Els V
Perth, Australia
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Bonsai tonight prior to attending the Fringe Festival. Had to be seated at Festival by 7pm so reserved table for 5.30pm. Order taken immediately. The food was the best. Service excellent and we were out in plenty of time for the theatre. This is the third time we have been to Bonsai and it won't be the last.

Thank bruces230
Perth, Australia
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50 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have dined in the is restaurant on numerous occasions, and have always enjoyed the quality and inventiveness of the menu. The seafood (Scallops) are one of the strong points of the kitchen, but nevertheless most dishes I have tried have been excellent. The fit out is somber, and the high ceilings make the space voluminous which has not been addressed... More 

Thank Anthony_Perth666
Blenheim, New Zealand
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122 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is fantastic, the menu is extensive with fabulous choices. We had one of the set menus and the food just kept coming out, everything was divine, wonderful combinations of flavours and textures. Service is wonderful, polite, caring, quick. Id definitely go back again and again. Thank you

Thank hazel S
Paihia, New Zealand
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We were a group of 4 & chose to have a number of the small dishes to share. All of the dishes were wonderful, nicely presented & came out individually so that we had time to enjoy them before the next dish arrived.

Thank Sananneb
Morley, Australia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

A great Japanese restaurant with delicious food, great restaurant setting and good vibes! Very enjoyable dinner and will definitely be back for more! I got the three styled chicken dish which was very delicious and quite filling! My friends got the lobster dish which had nice decor! Must try!

Thank Sorphiee
North Perth, Australia
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

great restaurant, amazing food and service. Was there on a Friday night so was a little busy so had to wait for food but was well worth the wait

Thank bac777
Perth, Australia
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29 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Amazing food, stunning presentation on beautiful plates. Each dish came on diffefent plates . Saucing on dishes was piquant. Chicken saald with wonton skin was delicate a d flavourful. This place is modern amd slick. Prcing was good for great food.

Thank Raisel H
Perth, Australia
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

I have been going to Bonsai for the past 5 years and continues to be my go-to restaurant for a quick and easy dinner in the City. The plum wine is very sweet & goes great in ice - best I have ever come across. Whilst I don't usually order the mains, the tapas-style Japanese is more than enough food... More 

Thank Kylie52

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Asian, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Roe Street, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Perth

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?