Internationally renowned Japanese Chef Nobu Matsuhisa is touring his Australian restaurants.

Across its many locations in Australia including Sydney, Melbourne and Perth, Nobu has built its reputation as one of the best Japanese restaurants in Australia.

And, this May, foodies all over will have the chance to be meet and feast with the mastermind behind these fine dining establishments.

Internationally acclaimed Chef Nobu Matsuhisa, renowned for his innovative and internationally recognised contemporary Japanese fusion cuisine, is set to embark on a tour of his Australian culinary empire.

Hosted by Crown Resorts, Chef Nobu will grace his three Australian restaurants in Sydney, Melbourne, and Perth, hosting a series of ticketed events at each location. This rare opportunity will let you meet this culinary icon in person.

“I can’t wait to return to Australia,” said Nobu Matsuhisa. “It is a place very close to my heart and I love visiting my team and local suppliers. The Australian dining scene and hospitality industry is one of the best in the world; brimming with creative culinary talent, incredible produce, and a passionate community of diners.”


Hiramasa Yellowtail Sashimi with Jalapeño. Photographed by Henry Hargreaves. Image via Shutterstock

Hiramasa Yellowtail Sashimi with Jalapeño. Photographed by Henry Hargreaves. Image via Shutterstock

Starting with a sensational pool party at Crown Sydney that overlooks Sydney Harbour, Chef Nobu will then continue on to Crown Perth and finally Crown Melbourne serving up an unforgettable culinary experience at each of the three cities. Each of the events will be accompanied by iconic dishes, classic cocktails, and the opportunity to meet the esteemed chef himself.

“We are thrilled to welcome Nobu Matsuhisa back to our three resorts,” Crown Resorts CEO, Ciarán Carruthers. “His expertise and dedication embody the spirit of innovation and excellence that we strive for and elevates the Australian hospitality offering.”

Tickets are in limited supply, so make sure to peruse the dates below and start planning for this once-in-a-lifetime foodie adventure. And for more details on this upcoming tour, check out the Nobu Sydney, Perth, and Melbourne websites.

Crown Sydney
Thursday 02 May 2024: Pool Party ($475 per person).
Saturday 04 May 2024: Gochiso Lunch ($120 per person).

Crown Perth
Tuesday 07 May 2024: Cocktail Party with Nobu ($395 per person).
Wednesday 08 May 2024: Nobu Dinner ($395 per person).

Crown Melbourne
Friday 10 May 2024: Evergreen Cocktail Event ($450 per person).
Saturday 11 May 2024: Sushi Masterclass ($350 per person).
Sunday 12 May 2024: Mother’s Day Lunch at Evergreen ($500 per person).

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