94 Verified Diner Reviews

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Total Score

8.6
94 reviews
Recommended
(8.9)
Food
(8.6)
Service
(8.4)
Value for money
(8.7)
Atmosphere
(8.0)

dined on Thu, 28 Mar 2019

(9)
Very good food & service. A little away from Surry Hills main food area - that could be considered a bonus. Delightful dining.
Pam Dingwall

dined on Fri, 19 Jul 2019

(10)
This is a gem of a restaurant. Very unpretentious. The sashimi platter was sublime and melt in your mouth delicious and we are seasoned sashimi platter eaters! The chef special ‘Cigar’ dishes are also a must try - quite different but delicious and are accompanied by a sake shot. Staff are delightful and the chef came and chatted to us and gave us several complimentary dishes - a lovely touch. The menu is not vast but what is there is super. Food bill was very reasonable about $50 per head WITHOUT drinks and we left with full bellies. We will be back and cannot recommend this place highly enough. Thank you for a great night.

dined on Thu, 16 May 2019

(9)
Great food, good service, excellent value.

dined on Thu, 16 May 2019

(9)
Came in for a lunch special which is an amazing value. The food was amazing, will definitely be back

dined on Sat, 11 May 2019

(10)
The Chef tasting plate is value for money. Incredibly nice and will make you full.

dined on Fri, 10 May 2019

(6)
Saw the Fork 50% promotion and proceeded to book for a Friday dinner but was told the discount only apply to lunch upon arrival, a big disappointment. Without the discount, the price is considered on the upside comparing the serving size. The sashimi served on an ice platter has the right temperature and fresh although the cut could be thicker. The tuna and salmon cigar is good but again is fairly expensive with only one cigar for each serving. Other dishes like the popcorn prwans, karrage chicken, nigiri and Hana are just average with the same seafood sauce used across those dishes rendering they all tasted the same. Service is prompt and polite and have also been treated with a complimentary desert. With a cost of over $140 for 3, we are still hungry when leaving the restaurant which is a setback.

dined on Fri, 10 May 2019

(8)
Serving sizes small - price reasonable with discount.

dined on Sat, 4 May 2019

(9)
Went on a Fork promotion as I live close by, love Japanese cuisine and was not aware of this restaurant. While the restaurant is quite small I was overwhelmed by the array of dishes on offer and the quality of both the presentation and the taste. Ordered more than I needed just to trial. Awesome. Stand out dishes for me were the kingfish carpaccio and a tuna dish, called Maguro Hana, 4 bite sized pieces of tuna shaped like a flower and served on a bed of crispy warm sushi rice and a spicy mayonaise - simply devine. For lovers of Japanese cuisine this is a must go!

dined on Sat, 4 May 2019

(8)
Good food good service.

dined on Thu, 18 Apr 2019

(9)
Beautiful food and great staff
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About Rk San Contemporary Japanese Restaurant

Rockin' RK San The RK San is where modern Japanese cuisine meets fine dining glory. This beautiful Surry Hills venue serves delicate Japanese flavours with flare and flourish, and it's one of our fave spots to dine. The menu, created by esteemed Executive Chef Rk Tamang, is fresh and exciting, featuring everything from fragile sashimi, to crunchy tempura and miso butter salmon. They also do beautiful tasting platters which are a great if you're keen to sample multiple menu items - the chef selection platter is simply to die for. Come and experience this premier Japanese dining venue that’s bound to have you coming back for more! Best dish: chef’s selection platter.

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