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Hosokawa Japanese Restaurant

#234 of 3,396 Restaurants in Brisbane
Certificate of Excellence
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3/53 Racecourse Road | Hamilton, Brisbane, Queensland 4066, Australia
+61 7 3868 3762
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Sat 18:00 - 21:30
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Padua, Italy
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1,112 reviews
577 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 908 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

I live in Hamilton and only tried this place for the first time the other day because someone said how good it is. They were not wrong . The place was buzzing on a saturday lunch time , packed out with a lot of asian faces .so it must be good. I was put in the only available space for... More 

Thank Saskiagrav
Buderim, Queensland, Australia
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We were great surprised when we first tried the Hosokawa, and have not been disappointed in subsequent visits. Great sashimi and very tasty noodles of various kinds. It has a really Tokyo feel and the food is excellent.

Thank edpincerato
Brisbane, Australia
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Have been a couple of times now and each time just gets better, being frequent visitors to Japan this restaurant is probably the most authentic Japanese Restaurant we have encountered in Australia. You know it's good when the restaurant is full of the local Japanese community. You definitely need to make a reservation - you won't be disappointed

Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Authentic and delicious Japanese food. Very comfortable table and seating for 6 of us in covered, outdoor section of restaurant. Prices very reasonable by Brisbane standards. Would definitely dine there again .... highly recommended.

Thank suki1976
Brisbane, Australia
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33 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Booked for 2 persons for early Friday (6pm) told we needed to vacate by 7.30pm. While this places certain pressure on diners, was OK for us as we knew the menu and were ready for relatively fast completion as my son needed to head out to party. Service was good and fast - ordered food and requested it be brought... More 

Thank Robert G
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I was already full after half portion of my chirashi meal set, the sashimi was fresh and the rice was well seasoned. The roasted eggplant was delicious as well! It was my first try and fell in love with it straightaway. Only if the staff could be more friendly, it would have made a perfect place to dine in.

Thank Ianna T
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Popped in at 8pm on a Wednesday night. Had prawn and avocado rolls and tempura scallops. Beautifully cooked and prepared. Very enjoyable. My son had the tempura prawn and it too was delicious. Go there it's great!!

Thank Andrew C
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

My wife was asked to leave a near empty restaurant at 1300hrs on 05/10 because "she had a parm". MY wife had already paid for an order and was waiting to collect same when the manager ejected her from the restaurant for having "a pram". Staff objected but the manager waved them away. A contravention of the discrimination act. Awaiting... More 

1 Thank Averag E
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4 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Their lunchtime special Bento Box is the best ever. Authentic Japanese food great atmosphere I can't wait to go back. Make sure you have a booking as this restaurant is often booked out and to watch the amazing food go by and not have the pleasure of tasting it would be devastating.

Thank Graham R
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

The freshest of fresh fish, friendly service and great value for money. Sat at the bar which is extra special as you watch the chef slice the fish.

Thank CathG73

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3/53 Racecourse Road | Hamilton, Brisbane, Queensland 4066, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3868 3762

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