Tuesday11:30 am – 2:30 pm, 5:00 – 8:30 pm.
Wednesday11:30 am – 2:30 pm, 5:00 – 8:30 pm.
Thursday11:30 am – 2:30 pm, 5:00 – 8:30 pm.
Friday11:30 am – 2:30 pm, 5:00 – 9:00 pm.
Saturday5:00 – 9:00 pm.
Sunday5:00 – 8:00 pm.
92 Victoria Avenue
There’s something special about eating al fresco, and Japanese Kitchen WA has well and truly succeeded in turning its little corner of Victoria Ave into a dynamic dining experience, with long tables and outdoor heating making dining comfortable even on cooler nights.
Families, couples, big groups of friends and work groups can all find comfort here where a large scale cherry blossom painting grows over the main dining room wall, and a beautiful kimono hung up above leaves you in no doubt about the pride of culture in the place.
The menus are a piece of art on their own, with detailed and colourful photos of each meal leaving the guesswork out of what to expect at your table, while the gracious and gentle staff consistently stop by to make sure the food is okay. You are also told on many occasions to ‘take your time’, a nice touch in the hospitality industry when it can sometimes feel as if you’re just part of an eating/drinking machine.
Beer, wine and the Japanese staple sake are all on offer, alongside specialty fizzy drinks from the faraway country - try ‘ramune’ a Japanese version of lemonade that comes with a ‘how to operate’ lesson from the waiter.
Words by Rosie Morrison & Photography by Anna Briggs
92 Victoria Avenue
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