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Izakaya Chouchou, Glen Iris, AU-VIC

Izakaya Chouchou

4.9
4.9
27 Reviews
$41 to $100
Japanese
  • Neighbourhood gem
  • Good for special occasions
  • Healthy
Small Heart-warming Japanese Restaurant in Glen Iris.
You can enjoy dinner at a counter or table.
We offer unique Izakaya style small dishes, main, sushi/sashimi and more.
Beverage (Sake, Beer, Wine, Gin....) available match with our foods (ask our staff)
Feed me (Otanoshimi) Menu available.

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2 people

7:00 pm


Booked 4 times today
Experiences are available.

Order delivery or takeout

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Price
    $41 to $100
  • Cuisines
    Japanese, Creative Japanese, Japanese Speciality
  • Hours of Operation
    Lunch Tue–Sat 12:00 pm–2:30 pm Dinner Tue–Sat 5:30 pm–9:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (03) 9939 9931
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Diners Club, JCB, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Area
    Glen Iris
  • Cross Street
    High Street
  • Parking Details
    Street Parking
  • Public Transit
    Glen Iris Station
  • Additional
    Beer, Cocktails, Delivery, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Private Room, Takeaway, Vegan, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Experiences

  • The Chef's Table -OMAKASE- (08 Aug)

    $180.00 per person

    8 Aug 2024 only
    Join us for an exclusive course dinner. The chef performs in front of you at open kitchen, which has transformed to Omakase dining room. Drinks included Note : The Cancellation fee will apply for 100% of the price for the cancellation of this booking before the day or no show on the day.

What 27 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

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

4.9
4.9 based on recent ratings
  • 4.9Food
  • 4.8Service
  • 4.6Ambience
  • 4.6Value

NoiseModerate

27 Reviews
  1. Moni

    Hawaii

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 4 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing food, service could not be faulted. Great night out

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  2. Mickey

    Sydney

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on 22 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    This restaurant offers the real Japanese deal. Perfect cooking and excellent service. Given many Japanese diners it validates that this isn't Japanese cuisine adapted for the Aussie palate.

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  3. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 18 May 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Really great food and service! We'll be back again for sure.

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  4. DavidO

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 6 April 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    After visiting Japan we’ve been looking for a restaurant similar to those we tried in Japan. This izakaya fits the bill in standard of food ambience and service!

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  5. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 13 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The Chef’s Table 8 course menu (every Wednesday) was superb! Prepared in front of you, amazing, innovative dishes. Perfectly matched with a range of drinks and so delicious, fresh and beautifully presented. Thanks chef Ken and the other restaurant staff. We will be back!

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  6. MelindaC

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 24 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Modern innovative Japanese - everything was delicious fresh and obviously came from a kitchen that is passionate about quality and flavour

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  7. VictorL

    Victoria

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 19 January 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Great service and lovely food as always. Highly recommended local gem.

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  8. Paul

    Melbourne

    5 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on 12 January 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great Food. Great Fun. Just like being in an Izakaya in Japan. Nama Bieru!!! Nihonshu!!! Ooooo Iiiiii Shiiii.
    Izakaya ChouchouResponded on 17 January 2024
    Dear Paul. We are so glad because you had a good time at our restaurant. We'll continue to improve our services. Arigatou !

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  9. FumiT

    Sunshine Coast

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 15 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing food and services! I think this place is the best Japanese in Melbourne. I guarantee it’s authentic Japanese and highly recommended!!
    Izakaya ChouchouResponded on 21 December 2023
    Dear Fumi. We are so glad because you enjoyed "Feed me" at our restaurant. We'll continue to improve our services. Arigatou ! Wish your merry christmas and a happy new year.

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  10. TanyaH

    San Francisco

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 12 December 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Such a wonderful little Izakaya! Food was on point and staff and service were exceptional! We are so glad we found this little gem and would recommend to anyone. We will be back!
    Izakaya ChouchouResponded on 15 December 2023
    Dear Tanya. We are so glad because you enjoyed dinner at our restaurant. We'll continue to improve our services. Arigatou !

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FAQs

Izakaya Chouchou offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (03) 9939 9931.

Izakaya Chouchou is rated 4.9 stars by 27 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a booking

2 people

7:00 pm


Booked 4 times today
Experiences are available.

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Izakaya Chouchou

31 High St, Glen Iris, AU-VIC 3146

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Cross Street
    High Street
  • Area
    Glen Iris
  • Hours of Operation
    Lunch Tue–Sat 12:00 pm–2:30 pm Dinner Tue–Sat 5:30 pm–9:00 pm
  • Price
    $41 to $100
  • Cuisines
    Japanese, Creative Japanese, Japanese Speciality
  • Dining style
    Casual Elegant
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Parking Details
    Street Parking
  • Public Transit
    Glen Iris Station
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Diners Club, JCB, Mastercard, Visa
  • Additional
    Beer, Cocktails, Delivery, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Private Room, Takeaway, Vegan, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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