We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Lovely night out”
Review of Orita's 2

Orita's 2
Ranked #2 of 22 Restaurants in Balnarring
Certificate of Excellence
Restaurant details
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Food and service both superb. The steak was potentially the best I've ever eaten. A fraction pricey for entrees but the quality was unquestionably high.

We will be back.

Thank KazzyK345
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a ReviewReviews (116)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

46 - 50 of 116 reviews

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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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

    • Value
    • Service
    • Food
Thank wendyrob2017
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Orita's 2 also viewed

Balnarring, Mornington Peninsula
 
Balnarring, Mornington Peninsula
Red Hill, Mornington Peninsula
 
Balnarring, Mornington Peninsula
Mornington, Mornington Peninsula
 

Been to Orita's 2? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing