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Kagemusha

#86 of 457 Restaurants in Ubud
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Jl. Nyuh Kuning, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia
+62 361 973134
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11:00 am - 10:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 am
Good for:
Families with children
Dining on a budget

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  • 57
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Japanese delights in a garden setting

We walked here from the villa where we stay with friends in Nyuh Kuning. We enjoyed the changing 50,000 Rp lunch menu on a stormy afternoon. The service is at a relaxed pace, which allows for enjoying the tranquil setting. There were several Japanese couples and families eating the last time we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
TomasDeCali
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Oakland, California
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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85 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Oakland, California
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

We walked here from the villa where we stay with friends in Nyuh Kuning. We enjoyed the changing 50,000 Rp lunch menu on a stormy afternoon. The service is at a relaxed pace, which allows for enjoying the tranquil setting. There were several Japanese couples and families eating the last time we were there, which is a good sign.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Have been a regular visitor to Kagemusha every time possible whenever I am in Ubud, but this was my first experience eating here after they moved to Nyuh Kuning. What I love most from Kagemusha is simply the calm atmosphere itself. Hence the name of 'Kagemusha' (double or shadow warrior in English), the main thing that I thought I will... More 

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Japan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

It is a very quiet restaurant here. This is because it is far from the center. this is Japanese food. However, a visitor of much nationality enters. had impression. The owner is particular about ingredients. I ordered udon. It is the taste that is gentle by security. I like it. Try you if interested.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Sets for just 50.000 rupees. We've had kaki-age don, tempura udon and lemon juice. It was tasty and fresh. On the last menu page they put a list of products they use and if these are local or foreign products

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Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

There are a number of japanese restaurants in Ubud; I'm glad we chose Kagemusha. South of Monkey Forest and not easily found on a dark, rainy night, it was worth the effort. Excellent comfort food with a special mention for the Eggplant and Agedashi tofu dishes. All dishes were very good. Decor is bali rustic but pleasant and staff were... More 

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Lagos, Nigeria
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85 reviews 85 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Had lunch here with the family. Very tasty bento and katsu. Miso was served for us also. The owner has started sourcing some if the food items from korea and china which has been explained on the menu cover. Additionally local fresh products are organic. On our visit the rains were strong. Shame they don't have a umbrella handy which... More 

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Ubud, Indonesia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Kagemusha is my favorite Japanese restaurant in Ubud and eat here once or twice/month. They don't serve sushi, but have an extensive menu of Japanese comfort food. There's also a rotating list of specials, handwritten and posted on the wall. Tonight, the special of sardines with pickled plums was particularly delicious! Some of my regular favorites are the eggplant and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

I used to live in Denpasar, and everytime I crave for chicken teriyaki I'd drive an hour to Ubud (plus the traffic jam in peak hours) just to get a seat by the rice field and enjoy the best chicken teriyaki in in Kagemusha. They also serve a really good agedashi tofu and grilled eggplant. Until now I am still... More 

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Ubud, Indonesia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We eat at Kagemusha's every year we come (that's ten), two or three times. And I was so looking forward to the eggplant in ginger and soy as a starter... but this year I turned up to find they'd moved. Further away. They're now at the bottom of Nyuh Kuning but despite the distance, they're well worth the trip. I... More 

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fremantle Australia
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88 reviews 88 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

Different location, but still same food, and for a great price. Will be having lunch here every day. Love it

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Jl. Nyuh Kuning, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia
  • Location: Asia  >  Indonesia  >  Bali  >  Ubud
  • Phone Number: +62 361 973134

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 am
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 am
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 am

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