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Bansho, Armadale, AU-VIC

Bansho

4.6
4.6
81 Reviews
$101 and over
Japanese
Japanese French fusion restaurant located in the leafy suburb of Armadale. Providing our customers with the best food and wine choices.

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2 people

7:00 pm


Booked 11 times today

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Price
    $101 and over
  • Cuisines
    Japanese, French, Australian
  • Hours of Operation
    Tue–Thu 5:30 pm–10:30 pm Fri, Sat 5:30 pm–11:00 pm
  • Phone number
    0493 707 391
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Casual Dress
  • Executive Chef
    Tomotaka Ishizuka
  • Area
    Armadale
  • Cross Street
    High Street
  • Parking Details
    Street Parking
  • Public Transit
    Tram, Train
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Gluten-free Options, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Vegan, Wheelchair Access, Wine

What 81 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.6
4.6 based on recent ratings
  • 4.6Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.7Ambience
  • 4.3Value

NoiseEnergetic

Loved For

  • Melbourne

    Japanese

  • Inner City South

    Innovative

  • Inner City South

    Great for creative cocktails

  • Inner City South

    Healthy

  • Inner City South

    Romantic

  • Inner City South

    Good for special occasions

  • Inner City South

    Vegetarian-friendly

81 Reviews
  1. Catherine

    Melbourne

    11 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    11 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Bansho is an absolute neighborhood gem. Food innovative and consistently delicious. Great selection of wines and drinks. Larry & Mira are wonderful people who genuinely care about your experience. 5 ✨

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    Victoria

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on 9 July 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Yet again another outstanding meal. The Pumpkin Gnocchi was incredible. All the food was so delicious and fresh. You cannot fault anything with this restaurant 5+ stars for service, food and atmosphere. They really know what they are doing.

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  3. MalvernLocal

    Hawaii

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 6 July 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Beautiful fit out, excellent food, great wine list.

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  4. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 22 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    French/Japanese - sounds a bit scary but these guys are innovative and expert masters of the combination. Beautiful presentation and excellent service.

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  5. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 22 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We had the most incredible time at Bansho. From the second we walked in the door. The staff were amazing. The food was incredible. The wine list and cocktails were to die for. And the hospitality was something to behold. It was the best experience we’ve had in a very long time. And considering we go out regularly that is saying something. Congratulations to the team at Bansho. You should be very proud of what you have created. See you again soon.

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  6. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on 22 June 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 5
    Service from the lead waiter and waitress was very good. Other assistants were not great forgetting orders. Food was poor.

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  7. OpenTable Diner

    San Francisco

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on 21 June 2024

    1. Overall 2
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 3
    Whilst the food was good, service was poor. Slow to provide menus, slow to take our order, one entree to our table was 10 minutes later than all others, we had to ask twice for the bill, twice for the credit card machine and we were served the wrong drink, causing a terrible reaction for one of our guests.

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  8. terril

    Melbourne

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 20 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Everyone we introduce friends to Bansho we are very proud to make the recommendation. Great food attentive service from Larry the owner and happy night.

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  9. Catherine

    Melbourne

    11 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on 18 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    This was our third time here and all was fabulous each time. The food is excellent and innovative and clearly they are passionate about ensuring a positive customer experience. Highly recommend and definitely will be back 😋😊

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  10. daveylou

    Edinburgh

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 12 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Delicious and refined food. From the toasty edamame, to the flavourful sashimi, and the recommended MUST TRY Red Capsicum sushi - that looks and feels like Salmon, but tastes like Capsicum, and the steak with miso sauce - it was a pure delight to dine at Bansho. Stunning looking restaurant that felt cosy and welcoming on a winter's night. Will definitely be back again!

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FAQs

Bansho is rated 4.6 stars by 81 OpenTable diners.

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2 people

7:00 pm


Booked 11 times today
Google Map for Bansho

960 High St, Armadale, AU-VIC 3143

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Cross Street
    High Street
  • Area
    Armadale
  • Hours of Operation
    Tue–Thu 5:30 pm–10:30 pm Fri, Sat 5:30 pm–11:00 pm
  • Price
    $101 and over
  • Cuisines
    Japanese, French, Australian
  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Dress Code
    Casual Dress
  • Parking Details
    Street Parking
  • Public Transit
    Tram, Train
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive Chef
    Tomotaka Ishizuka
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Gluten-free Options, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Vegan, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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