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Obana

5-33-1 Minamisenju, Arakawa, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
+81 3-3801-4670
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Ranked #1 of 315 restaurants in Arakawa
Price range: $49 - $98
Cuisines: Japanese
Good for: Families with children, Romance
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Good for: Families with children, Romance
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89% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Canberra, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Great service, delicious food from a simple menu. You can try carp sashimi. Be careful as it seemed to close quite early in the evening.

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Singapore, Singapore
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79 reviews 79 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

This is probably one of the best unagi restaurants, not just in Tokyo, or Japan, but likely, in the world! Not cheap, but you get what you pay for and one simply cannot get the same quality of unagi outside of japan... at least, I've yet to come across anything close... Go early because they don't take reservations, their last... More

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Miami, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

The place is famous for its unagi, so you want to try to go early to avoid lines. Food is absolutely delicious and fresh, but be warned that the staff speak only Japanese. Prices are a bit steep--8000 yen for my meal--but you will by no means be let down. Nice environment with tatami mats and cushions, very traditional.

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