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Iwase

Vilbeler Strasse 31, 60313 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany (Innenstadt)
069 / 28 39 92
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Ranked #12 of 1,753 Restaurants in Frankfurt
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Japanese
Neighborhood: Innenstadt
Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Frankfurt, Germany
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

The best Japanese restaurant that I've been so far in Frankfurt. I was at lunch time and took one of the combo menu, so I think it was good value for money. It's very small. If you are going in a group I would recommend to make a reservation.

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Bucharest, Romania
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Incredible food! Do not let the modest interior get in the way of enjoying wonderful food! We go there every year, our order is getting bigger and bigger because it is just so good!

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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

A really expensive Japanese restaurant. The food is ok but the price is very high for what you get. There are better valued Asian restaurants if you shop around.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Be aware!! If you want to spend REALLY REALLY a lot to have god japanese food (however not the best jap in frankfurt) then go!!! When i say EXPENSIVE i'm speaking about 50 euro or more per person to eat a few sashimi and sushi pieces and one soba soup shared in 2 person.UNBELIEVABLE!!!!! Then they also don't have the... More

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Bisley, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Classic small Japanese restaurant, very close to the centre of town. No english menu, but then we are in Germany! Two chaps behind the counter spoke perfect English, so I just ordered what I fancied. Crisp and fresh tempura, Cold edamame beans??? Fresh, if a little unadventurous sashimi. Not too expensive, but very cosy. Will visit again next time I'm... More

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

When we entered to the restaurant I was very surprised by the atmosphere, people was sitting beside each other, having a chat alongside a glass of sake and the most important thing... The chef and crew were japanese! We had two platters with different kinds of sushi and all of them were awesome. The ingredients were fresh and the fish... More

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Treviso, Italy
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

The restaurante is situated close to the city center, but it's so small that you can pass over without seeing it. Inside is very small, 20 - 25 sitting place, is not fashion furnished, like on usual immagination of a japanese restaurant. The staff is very kind and ready to assist you. The food, both raw and cooked, have a... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

situated in the centre of Frankfurt, this excellent restaurant offers an authentic japanese cuisine. Only drawback in this place is that due to the small size, you might end up waiting to have a place to sit. Reservation is recommended and you should rather consider goung in small groups.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Authentic jap restaurant, very small,just a few tables - pre booking is essential. Sashimi is very good quality. Go for the food, not the atmosphere. Not for big groups.

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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63 reviews 63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

i expected more. this is something that you can order take out, definitely not a place you go out. small and without any style. food is above average

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