We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Restaurant Ishihara

Altstadt - St. Lorenz
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
Schottengasse 3, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 (0) 911-226395
Website
Today
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 47 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 15
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent Japanese food, the real experience

Excellent Japanese food, the real experience. The food is high quality and cooked in front of you in the most healthy ways. The ambiance is very pleasant and service is excellent.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
MartaMSP
,
London, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

47 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this restaurant
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Excellent Japanese food, the real experience. The food is high quality and cooked in front of you in the most healthy ways. The ambiance is very pleasant and service is excellent.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Unfortunately it was a very bad experience to visit this terrible restaurant. The stuff has a very bad welcome. The administration accept reservations more than the capability to satisfy the customers. The cookers are less than being able to serve all the tables. I saw one of them leaving the service to drink beer near the cashier. The cooker was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Bristol, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I'd never been to a Japanese restaurant, as I don't like sushi and wasn't sure I'd like it. This teppanyaki restaurant changed me! It is so enchanting watching your food being masterfully cooked in front of you! The chefs have a good sense of humour, and the food is really delicious. I had one of the set menus, and loved... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
Level Contributor
113 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Okay yes this place was a lot different than any other Japanese restaurant we have been. It was nice that the waitresses are wearing a kimono. They speaks English too except the Chefs. We were here for lunch and so we tried the Teppanyaki. You cannot order ala carte, they have a set menu for lunch which we understands. So... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rome, Italy
Level Contributor
13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Very good Japanese restaurant in Nuremberg !!! The food is really good, the atmosphere is unique and the cooks in front of you are very funny. I suggest to have a visit in this restaurant if you are in Nuremberg !!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Osaka Prefecture, Japan
Level Contributor
41 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

日本の職人は奇妙なパフォーマンスなどしません。 店名は同じですが以前のオーナーと変わっています。 オーナーは仕事中ずっとお酒を飲んでいます。 Don't be fooled! The Japanese craftsman does not make strange performances. It is different from a former owner.and it is not delicious. The owner has been drinking alcohol during work.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Rochester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
121 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Eating here is not only delicious but also an experience. The staff are so friendly and helpful. You wear an apron as protection. Everybody looks really funny... The food is freshly cooked in front of you. The chefs are very skilled and it is entertaining to watch. All dishes are delicious. The lunch menu is particularly good value for money.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pardubice
Level Contributor
83 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

If you like teppanyaki, this is a place you should go. The best choice and value for money is one of their pre-set menus. Choice of wine is also good and some of cooks are really funny and make a good show. We enjoyed the evening there.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Munich, Germany
Level Contributor
197 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

this japanese restaurant is based on the same idea as the beni hanna japanese restaurants in new york city. it's show time....i thought at the dinner table. the menu price starts from about 25 euros and up. the waitresses were friendly and dressed in their traditional kimono robes. the food is cooked right at the table but our japanese cook... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
125 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

If like me you are continually frustrated to find that most Japanese restaurants in Europe are very poor imitations of the real thing, then be prepared to be surprised. I visited with 5 Japanese colleague's and they loved it. This restaurant is Japanese owned and most of the staff are Japanese. The food wss delicious, very well presented and the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Restaurant Ishihara also viewed

Nuremberg, Middle Franconia
Nuremberg, Middle Franconia
 
Nuremberg, Middle Franconia
Nuremberg, Middle Franconia
 

Been to Restaurant Ishihara? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Restaurant Ishihara

Address: Schottengasse 3, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
Phone Number: +49 (0) 911-226395
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Nuremberg>  > Altstadt - St. Lorenz
Open Hours:
Monday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Japanese

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Schottengasse 3, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Nuremberg>  > Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Neighborhood: Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Phone Number: +49 (0) 911-226395

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Restaurant Ishihara staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?