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Kai On King

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129 King St, Enmore, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
+61 2 9519 0646
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

The sushi here is super fresh, and yummy. The open sushi kitchen ensures you can see the chefs prepare your sushi. They also have a menu in addition to the sushi train which have additional vegetarian options. The staff are friendly and helpful. Tbe restaurant is relatively quiet for a Newtown restaurant which is a bonus.

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Beverly Hills, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Just can't get enough of this restaurant and their sushis. Aside from the fact that their price is reasonable it is also fresh and the staffs are very friendly. I think my all time favorite is the seaweed salad. The taste of their sushi and other dishes are always consistent. Texture of the food is always nice and interesting. Their... More 

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Lennox Head, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Popped in when passing through on a purposeful visit to Newtown and found the sushi uninspiring. Tried a raw salmon and diced mango sushi but found it surprisingly bland. Tried another forgettable sushi. Wish that I'd tasted the soft crab sushi as other reviews said it is good and it appealed but after the other two sushi decided against it.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2014

Had lunch here for the second time in 2 weeks, was not disappointed. Great range of sushi rolls, salads, sashimi and special dishes available by order. Sushi was fresh and good flavoured. This place is well located and popular, as it is great value and its range goes a bit beyond your typical sushi train fare. Highly recommended for a... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2011

Been going here for 7 years both before having kids and after! Kids love it they are always made welcome a quick healthy option.

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Sydney
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2011

We travel across the city to eat here and have done so for years. The previous Japanese owner has retired and sold the business to another trained Japanese sushi chef. Being somewhat fussy as there is so much rubbish sushi about, my husband and I wondered what might have changed. But we weren't disappointed. The new owner/chef has a light... More 

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sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2009

Consistently fantastic nigiri sushi, innovative rolls, crispy nori hand rolls. Fresh seasonal ingredients (be sure to ask for today's catch for a real treat!) assembled with skill and care. Without doubt the BEST sushi in newtown in the TOP 5 for Sydney.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 King St, Enmore, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Enmore>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9519 0646

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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