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“Best Japanese outside of Tokyo ”
Review of Orita's 2

Orita's 2
Ranked #2 of 22 Restaurants in Balnarring
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This must be the best Japanese restaurant outside of Tokyo. Just had the best tuna sadhimi of my life. I've visited Japan many times and paid a fortune for the best tuna sashimi. Yet the best I've ever had I found in this wonderful restaurant with unbelievable service and a world class Japanese chef. What an amazing find!! Very authentic Japanese. I can't say enough about what an incredible place this is.

Thank philgaser1
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic, fresh, and wonderful.
This place has a great atmosphere, and you just can't go wrong with anything on the menu.

There's a bit of fusion involved, which I don't normally love in s Japanese restaurant, but here it works.

Being in a rural area, Orita's 2 makes sure to include some more hearty options - and example of a winter special might be a slow braised lamb shank in mirin and broth - a very Japanese twist on a classic Aussie winter meal.

All the traditional Japanese dishes are also on the menu, and it's always worth asking if there are any specials not listed - sometimes chef comes across a batch of something wonderful in limited quantities, always say yes if that happens! A heavy emphasis on local produce, and everything is of the highest quality.

Good selection of beers and wines - and a good selection of sake too.

Like most places in the area, they are not into sittings per se, so just take your time, relax and enjoy.

Thank Georgia P
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

The food is fabulous top quality The staff are great best Japanese I Have tasted
Thank you will visit again
Rob

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Thank wendyrob2017
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, clean, fresh and each and every time the food is just sensational.
We are regulars to this fantastic restaurant and no matter what meal you choose you will not be able to fault it.
The staff are so very welcoming and will do everything they can to cater to dietary needs...

Thank 966Steph30
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

Since our last review, we have been back at Orita's 2 many times. The amazing atmosphere has stayed the same and the absolutely delicious food is stunning. We have got to know most dishes at Orita's and we have our favourites, the pork gyoza (Japanese dumpling) and salmon belly nigiri. We have gotten to know the friendly staff at Orita's and we will continue to go back whenever we are in the area.

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Thank TheFamilyCrew
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