Saké Restaurant & Bar The Rocks

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Description

Sake Restaurant & Bar The Rocks is iconic. Located in the heart of The Rocks, within The Argyle precinct, this popular Japanese restaurant is a favourite for both locals and tourists alike. Comprising of booths, bars, walls of Sake barrels and striking Japanese artwork, Sake Restaurant & Bar The Rocks is vibrant and offers guests...

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Sake Restaurant & Bar The Rocks is iconic. Located in the heart of The Rocks, within The Argyle precinct, this popular Japanese restaurant is a favourite for both locals and tourists alike. Comprising of booths, bars, walls of Sake barrels and striking Japanese artwork, Sake Restaurant & Bar The Rocks is vibrant and offers guests inventive sushi, sashimi, plus innovative cocktails and an extensive sake list.Taking pride in creating innovative flavour combinations, the Saké team provide guests with the opportunity to enjoy the very best in contemporary Japanese cuisine. With three private dining rooms, a communal banquet dining area and a sushi bar, Saké Restaurant & Bar The Rocks can play host to both large and intimate private events.

 

AWARDS

2010 - 2015 Good Food Chefs Hat

Gourmet Traveller Wine 2 Goblets

2015 – Gault Millau Guide – 1 Hat

2015 – Gault Millau Guide – Best Japanese Restaurant (Australian Restaurant and Catering Award)

Features & Facilities

Facilities

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Event Guidelines

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Catering Options

Bar Tab
Private Bar
Gluten Free
Vegetarian / Vegan
Liquor Licence
Restaurant On Site

Frequently Asked Questions

Saké Restaurant & Bar is opening 7 days a week.
Mon- Thurs:12 - 3pm, 5.30 - 10.30pm
Fri-Sat 12 - 3pm, 5:30 - 11:30pm
Sunday: 12 - 3pm, 5 - 10pm
Kindly note, our kitchen closes between lunch and dinner service.
At Saké Restaurant and Bar The Rocks we offer Neil Perry's contemporary twist on Japanese cuisine. With hiramasa kingfish paired with soy dressing and lime & jalapeno kosho, tempura in the form of sustainable snapper, and incredible desserts, Saké brings a distinct, unique spin to tried and tested Japanese flavours, cementing its reputation as one of Australia's best Japanese restaurants.
Yes, Saké Restaurant & Bar The Rocks is available for exclusive hire. Exclusively our venue can accommodate up to 206 seated and 425 guests cocktail style.
Saké Restaurant & Bar The Rocks has 2 semi-private dining rooms and 1 fully private dining room.

Cherry / Blossom:
Cherry and Blossom are our 2 identical semi-private dining rooms accommodating up to 8 guests. These spaces can also be combined - Cherry Blossom can accommodate up to 16 guests.

Bonsai:
Bonsai is our largest and only fully private dining room seating up to 30 guests seated and 45 guests cocktail style.
Yes, our menu can accommodate a wide range of dietary requirements such as vegetarian, vegan and gluten free. Please specify dietary requirements when enquiring.
We are a fully licensed restaurant, therefore we do not allow BYO.
Yes, a set menu is required for any event at Saké Restaurant & Bar The Rocks. We offer 2 set menus, The New Classics for $99pp and The Chef's Selection Premium Set Menu for $129pp. Both menus offer 8 beautiful courses displaying Saké's contemporary flair for Japanese cuisine. For cocktail style events we do offer a stunning Canape menu.
A set menu is implemented to ensure the highest quality of food and service for larger parties.
For events at Saké Restaurant & Bar The Rocks both beverages on consumption and beverage packages are available. We recommend pre-selecting a range of beverages from our extensive beverage list in advance. Our standard recommendation is:
1 x Sparkling/ Champagne
2 x White Wine
2 x Red Wine
3 x Beers
Yes, Saké Restaurant & Bar The Rocks offers a dynamic, sultry space in the heart of the historical Rocks, ideal to host both a wedding ceremony and/or reception.
Yes, you may. Additonally, the Rockpool Dining Group Events Team can provide you with contacts to assist you with visually styling your event. Kindly note all decorations excluding floral arrangements are restricted to exclusive events only.

Please note we do not allow glitter, confetti or any decorations of offence.
Yes, Saké Restaurant & Bar The Rocks is a child-friendly venue. Please note our venue can provide highchairs and all minors must be accompanied by their legal parent or guardian.
Our venue can provide disabled access and has disabled facilities on site. Please inform us if you require disabled access so managers can prepare accordingly.
We offer beautiful cakes and desserts, however you are able to bring in your own cake. Please note, should you wish to provide your own cake, a cakeage fee will apply.
Saké Restaurant & Bar The Rocks is a sophisticated, fine-dining venue, as such our dress code is smart casual.
We are able to hold group bookings and private dining spaces for a maximum of 24 hours as it is a live booking system. For larger events please speak to one of our Event Managers - this is dependent on other incoming enquiries and the timeframe of the event.
Saké Restaurant & Bar The Rocks does not have any onsite TV screens however, we have teamed up with a professional third party supplier who are able to deliver every AV need for your event. Please note, AV may only be used in private spaces or when the venue has been hired exclusively.
A room hire fee is subject to the venue and is event specific. A room hire fee and/or minimum spends will be provided upon quoting.
A minimum spend is the amount that must be met on food and beverage purchases. It includes staffing costs. If, at the conclusion of your Event the minimum spend has not been met, the final bill will be rounded up to reach this amount accordingly. The deficit is payable on the day of and immediately after the conclusion of the Event, by cash or credit card. Additional costs such as Service Charge, theming, security, AV etc is not included in the minimum spend.
A Service Charge is applicable on all events and group functions.
Metered street parking is available. However, given the central location of Saké Restaurant & Bar The Rocks there is no on-site parking available. Car parks located close by are:

Wilson Parking - Clocktower, 55 Harrington St, The Rocks
Wilson Parking - Overseas Passenger Terminal, 130 George St, The Rocks
Grosvenor Place Car Park - 7 Essex Street, The Rocks
Saké Restaurant & Bar The Rocks' central location means that we are easily accessible by public transport. Conveniently located just 7 minutes walk from Circular Quay, trains, ferries and buses are readily available.
Yes, a 15% public holiday surcharge applies across all Rockpool Dining Group venues.
Yes, Saké Restaurant & Bar The Rocks accepts all credit cards: AMEX, Visa, Mastercard and Diners.
As per Qantas' Terms & Conditions, clients who are Qantas Frequent Flyer members are not eligible to earn, or redeem points for function, event, large groups and private dining room bookings.

Event Rooms

Cherry

Min 2 people, Max 8 people

Blossom

Min 2 people, Max 8 people

Cherry Blossom

Min 9 people, Max 16 people

Bar Corridor

Min 4 people, Max 20 people

Kampai

Min 2 people, Max 45 people

Bonsai

Min 8 people, Max 45 people

Main Dining Room

Min 10 people, Max 200 people

Exclusive Use

Min 20 people, Max 425 people

Event Room Layouts

Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
Cherry
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8
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Blossom
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8
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Cherry Blossom
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16
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Bar Corridor
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20
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20
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Kampai
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24
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45
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Bonsai
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30
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45
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Main Dining Room
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200
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Exclusive Use
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200
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425
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Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
Cherry
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8
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Blossom
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8
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Cherry Blossom
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16
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Bar Corridor
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20
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20
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Kampai
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24
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45
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Bonsai
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30
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45
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Main Dining Room
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200
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Exclusive Use
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200
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425
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