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Yabaton

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Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
Japanese, Asian, Korean
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2-11-2 Ginza | Ginza Daisaku Bldg., Chuo 104-0061, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3546-8810
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nagoya Misokatsu in Tokyo with "Yabaton" brand

Had "hire miso katsu" (pork filet miso cutlet) as a dinner in September, 2015. Just as what I expected from "Yabaton" brand misokatsu that I've been used to enjoying it in Nagoya through the years. Restaurant atmosphere is good. Tastes the same from Nagoya recipe. The only minus is the location... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Tokyo, Japan
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Tokyo, Japan
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167 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had "hire miso katsu" (pork filet miso cutlet) as a dinner in September, 2015. Just as what I expected from "Yabaton" brand misokatsu that I've been used to enjoying it in Nagoya through the years. Restaurant atmosphere is good. Tastes the same from Nagoya recipe. The only minus is the location of the restaurant that may be hard to discover... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

This place was recommended by one of the locals in Tokyo. We saw no tourists (only locals) and that is always a big plus when dining somewhere. Both went for the black pork filet and it was delicious! My husband had a few more fatty/chewy pieces but mine was absolutely perfect. The atmosphere at this place is also nice and... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Met with a friend for lunch at Yabaton. We tried the black pork with miso sauce and it tasted - right on. Very nice. Not particularly easy to find as it's off the main street. English menus are available but there's only 1 type of beer available.

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Met a friend here for dinner shortly after landing in Tokyo, and their tonkatsu really hit the spot after a long flight. Prices were quite reasonable as well, which can be a rarity in Tokyo. Their tonkatsu was also a nice change of pace from the usual tonkatsu with curry. English menus are available.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Must try - Miso-flavoured Tonkatsu two ways. This is unique to Yabaton (originated from Nagoya) and is going to be one of the best pork katsu that you will ever have! Restaurant is right behind Mercure Hotel Ginza and is within easy access from Ginza Metro station. English menu available for those who cannot speak Japanese.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

For those who are unfamiliar, tonkatsu is a breaded Japanese pork cutlet. I'm told that many people associate it with country home cooking. This restaurant has unique sauces on their version that are especially delicious. Although not high brow, the decor is fun and funky (pigs float in plastic bulbs, dangling from the ceiling on string), the staff was friendly,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2-11-2 Ginza | Ginza Daisaku Bldg., Chuo 104-0061, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Chuo>  > Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
  • Neighborhood: Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3546-8810

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 27
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Asian, Korean

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