Teppanyaki in Sydney: 8 of the Most Teppan-yummy Spots

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You say teppanyaki; we say Teppan-yummy!

Aside from the sumptuous flavours filling your mouth and your nostrils, enjoying a night of teppanyaki in Sydney is all about the theatrical element of having food cooked, flipped and flung from a steaming hot surface right in front of your eyes. And while you might end up with a bit of tofu on your face, it’s 100 per cent worth it!

Get ready for a teppan-yummy night out at the best teppanyaki in Sydney, and our favourite spots cater very well to the kids in your tribe.

Teppanyaki in Sydney: 8 of the Most Teppan-yummy Spots

1. Hisshou Teppanyaki

Hisshou Teppanyaki
For teppanyaki in the heart of Sydney, head to Hisshou Teppanyaki.

Conveniently located on George Street near Capitol Theatre, Hisshou Teppanyaki knows how to entertain big and little diners and cater to the whole family with a special kids’ menu.

With an experienced egg-flipping chef at every table, fun, theatrics, and delicious cuisine are always on the menu.

Location: 752 George Street, Sydney

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2. Osaka Teppanyaki

Teppanyaki in Sydney
Osaka Teppanyaki

Catering to large groups and families, Osaka Teppanyaki’s menu has all the teppanyaki favourites you’d expect, including teppanyaki chicken and misoyaki steak.

Their children’s set menu is available all throughout the week and starts at $20.50 per child.

Location: 38 Albany Street, St Leonards

3. Kobe Jones - The Rocks Teppanyaki

The Rocks Teppanyaki
If you’re looking for luxe teppanyaki, you can’t go past The Rocks Teppanyaki.


Part of the renowned Kobe Jones group, The Rocks Teppanyaki combines traditional Japanese cuisine with the freshest modern Australian produce and is always a crowd-pleaser.

Don't feel like heading out for teppanyaki in Sydney? You'll be pleased to know that The Rocks Teppanyaki do take-away teppanyaki and deliver it straight to your door – yum!

Location: 176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks

4. Fujiya Teppanyaki

Fujiya Teppanyaki
If you trust TripAdvisor reviews, you'll want to head straight to Fujiya Teppanyaki in Gordon!

An oldie but a goodie, Fujiya Teppanyaki is a local hotspot in Gordon and is consistently ranked one of the best teppanyakis in Sydney.

Along with the fantastic cuisine, and hilarious food-throwing theatrics, Fujiya Teppanyaki are known for having the best customer service in Sydney, where family dining is concerned. Their kids’ set menu is $25 per child.

Location: Ground Floor, 785 Pacific Highway, Gordon

5. Ichioku Teppanyaki

Ichioku Teppanyaki
Fire, food throwing and full flavours are on offer at Ichioku Teppanyaki in Newtown.

This kid-friendly teppanyaki in Sydney might be small but it consistently delivers delicious and reliable teppanyaki to the masses.

The set-up at Ichioku Teppanyaki is similar to a sushi train, with their food-throwing chefs positioned centre stage for some serious entertainment. Their kids’ set menu is one of the cheapest in Sydney at $19 per child and includes entrée, main and dessert!

Location: 467 King Street, Newtown

6. Ichiban Teppanyaki

Ichiban Teppanyaki

Ichiban means number one in Japanese, and that's what you can expect at Ichiban Teppanyaki - one of the best teppanyaki restaurants in Sydney.

Japanese barbecue is their speciality, so expect a delicious and saucy feed of all the teppanyaki classics, including seafood, miso yaki steaks, terriyaki chicken, vegetarian spring rolls, and even a special kids' menu.

Location: 355 Sussex St, Sydney

7. Jugemu and Shimbashi

Jugemu and Shimbashi
Jugemu and Shimbashi

If you want traditional teppanyaki in Sydney, you can't beat Jugemu and Shimbashi.

Jugemu and Shimbashi is a traditional soba house, which means all their buckwheat noodles are made fresh every day using organic buckwheat from Tasmania. 

Their Shimbashi kitchen also crafts Japanese classics such as tempura, sushi and sashimi - yum!

Location: 246-248 Military Rd, Neutral Bay

8. Daikoku Teppanyaki 

Daikoku Teppanyaki 
Daikoku Teppanyaki 

Expect all your favourite teppanyaki classics at Daikoku and then some!

Daikoku Teppanyaki in Concord brings yummy food and entertaining antics to satisfy your teppanyaki cravings. From dancing lobsters to beating hearts of rice, everything prepared at Daikoku is fresh and fun; plus, they also offer tasty set menus for birthday parties and special occasions.

Location: 88 Majors Bay Road, Concord

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