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Ishiya Stone Grill

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Chinatown
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152 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9650 9510
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Today
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 00:00
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Inverloch, Australia
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85 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Absolutely enjoyed this restaurant. We'd never done a Japanese stone grill but it was a fun experience. We were reading the menu outside when one of the friendly staff members came out to explain the concept. The staff were very attentive, helpful and efficient. The food was delicious and came out in well timed intervals. We had the #2 banquet... More 

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Thank simlid
Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was impeccable, very attentive. Good was great. Loved the concept of the stone grill. Great pricing too, very affordable. Neat tidy place with very friendly staff. Highly recommended. Will go back.

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Thank Ralphmolly
Erskineville
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always visit this place when I am in town. Good for a romantic night out or with friends and colleagues. Stone Grills are awesome. Food is fresh and their mid week deals are really great value! Service is always friendly and prompt.

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Thank tontineboy2015
Sydney, Australia
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

good food, nice atmosphere- arrived on my own at 9pm after walking around to find something inviting but not intimidating- staff friendly and attentive - had miso and stone grilled prawns and scallops - cooking your own food a good option for the solo diner! very happy to have ended up here

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Thank JudyO4
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! Friendly staff and wonderful food! I'd be back in a heart beat. Great atmosphere, the duck was the best! We took so long googling places and this was a spontaneous booking- don't retreat it!!!!

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Thank mskerryanneB2
Burleigh Heads, Australia
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Saki was smooth and warm - YUM. Stone grill was great. I am ceoliac and they gave me a special sauce - again YUM!

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Thank Michelle B
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61 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Took my partner for a night out on the town so we started off with dinner and a few drinks here We both liked the food although it was a little overpriced, the beef and the seafood were of good quality and found the service fast and quite friendly Wouldn't go here often as it's expensive

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Thank Michael J
Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

This place is good but overpriced. Seating is crowded. The novelty wears off after a couple of visits

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Thank rainer446
London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We were back in Melbourne for a wedding and I must admit I would always find time to come back to visit this unique stone grill restaurant. We have been back so many times with friends, families for many years and the food are truly amazing. The type of meat and the home-made sauce were very good. Most importantly as... More 

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Thank ZeniaChan
Melbourne, Australia
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76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We have been here so many times because the food does not disappoint, we can always get a booking and our entire family enjoy themselves. On this visit my husband and enjoyed the lunch special while my 6 year old had the dumplings and then ate half of my steak. It was delicious as always and a fun environment where... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9650 9510

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

Staying in Chinatown

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Chinatown
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving up age-old recipes. The lighting may be unromantic, the patrons loud, and the service no-nonsense, but the food is sensational.
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