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Japan Restaurant Louvre

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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Family Fare
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Klingengasse 15, 91541 Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9861 8755125
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11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Fri - Wed 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • 58
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent food

This restaurant provides a much needed break from the bratwurst, bread, potatoes diet. The sushi is unbelievably fresh, the miso warm and flavorful, the dumplings homey and the sake relatively cheap. Ate here twice and my favorite was the salmon teriyaki.

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 30, 2014
marina v
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Bucharest, Romania
Good for:
  • Lunch
  • Reservations
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86 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Bucharest, Romania
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This restaurant provides a much needed break from the bratwurst, bread, potatoes diet. The sushi is unbelievably fresh, the miso warm and flavorful, the dumplings homey and the sake relatively cheap. Ate here twice and my favorite was the salmon teriyaki.

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Perth, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We chanced upon this little delightful Japanese restaurant and were very impressed with the level of service and quality of food. It’s a restaurant owned by a lovely Japanese lady and her Italian husband. Their daughter is gorgeous and speaks perfect American accented English. They fill up fast so be sure to make dinner reservations if you would like to... More 

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Galashiels, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Managed to talk my family (husband and 14 years old) into coming here, as stated its a small restaurant but has a lovely warm feel to it. The staff were lovely and very efficient. My daughter had the tempura, was slightly greasy compared to others, but that's being picky! The Sushi was lovely and the complementary miso soup before our... More 

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Almere, Netherlands
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60 reviews 60 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

We decided to go to the best Japanese restaurant in Rothenburg to order take-out food. We were greeted by a friendly (japanese speaking) lady. We told her that we would like to order some take-out food. We were a little dissapointed that (after taking our order) we had to wait for an hour to get it. Usually when you order... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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96 reviews 96 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The food here was absolutely delicious and fresh and the service was beyond reproach. We did not try the sushi as is was cold and rainy and we were in the mood for some hot food, but everything we had was amazing!! I would highly recommend this restaurant for anyone who loves Japanese or other Asian cuisine.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Fantastic. Restaurants get so monotonous on the German tourist circuit. Even in Rothenburg, where much of the food is good, it's still much the same thing you ate last night in Heidelberg, or the night before in Füssen. Japan Restaurant Louvre is obviously a departure, but a very welcome one. It's a very small place. Seven tables. I'd be surprised... More 

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Munich
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We visited this restaurant based on Trip Advisor recommendation. We used to live in Japan and the food served here is authentic - ramen, futomaki, gyoza, katsudon, miso soup, chicken teriyaki. There was one waitress and she did a great job. Turns out this is a popular restaurant in the evening. There are not many tables (7), so definitely make... More 

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California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The service was phenomenal and the food matched. We arrived without reservations (I'd recommend reservations) and on a Sunday, which we discovered was their buffet night. Still, they were exceptionally accommodating of our party of four. The maguro and sake were fresh and very tasty. An unexpected gastronomical diversion in a german-cuisine dominant town. Nicely done.

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South Korea
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I was traveling with my wife in Europe and we wanted to eat japanise style. We have eaten Sushi and Tonkatsu, it was very very delicious and not so expensive. But we had to hear all of the time somebody scoled very loud in the kitchen.. I couldn´t understand Japanese, but I thought that they have a so many stress.... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We came in for an early dinner on Friday. It's a small, quaint place Which seems to be a family business and fills up quickly, so better make a reservation. Service is not quick but the ladies are very nice. My wife had the set menu, 15 euro, which included a tasty chicken salad, a high quality miso soup, good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Klingengasse 15, 91541 Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Rothenburg
  • Phone Number: +49 9861 8755125

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 11
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Family Fare
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?