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Atsuta Horaiken Honten

503 Godo-cho, Atsuta-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 456-0043, Japan
+81 52-671-8686
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Ranked #3 of 4,474 Restaurants in Nagoya
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Hanoi, Ha Noi, Vietnam
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Last time I ate grilled eel on rice (Hitsumabushi) at Matsuzakayaten (one of 3 branches). I loved it. And this time, when I came back Nagoya I came Atsuta Horaiken Honten (head restaurant) to enjoy Hitsumabushi again. As I expected, It is great. I reminisced its delicious taste last time. Maybe Hitsumabushi food is the same quality between head restaurant... More

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Hong Kong
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120 reviews 120 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

My friend in Toyko knew that I love Grilled eels on rice and she strongly recommended me to try this restaurant in Nagoya. So this last April, on my way from Osaka to Tokyo on JR, I stopped by Nagoya for four hours just to see how good it is. The restaurant has four branches, two in the Matsuzakaya Department... More

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Victoria, Canada
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204 reviews 204 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

This was a great experience. The location is very close to the local shrine, but make sure you plane on going early as it is well known and there was even a line up of a couple people when we went at 1600 on a rainy day with threat of mild typhoon weather. Very importantly, the non-smoking area is completely... More

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Tokyo, Japan
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Always being the one to buy the 'nice' one from the shops, this doesn't compare! By far, this is the tenderest, most tasteful eel you will ever have had! And to boot, the staff are brilliant, from the guys outside helping you park to the ladies that serve you and the matre'd. They are all great and so attentive! The... More

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Nagoya, Japan
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157 reviews 157 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2011

Hitsumabushi, is one of Nagoya City's food specialties. It is a rice topping meal of slow grilled fresh water eel or unagi. This restaurant is the one it is famous for. They have several branches throughout the city, the main one is near the Atsuta Shrine, an institution recognized as of national historical importance. Ordering Hitsumabusi is a course meal... More

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Address: 503 Godo-cho, Atsuta-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture 456-0043, Japan
Phone Number: +81 52-671-8686
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Aichi Prefecture  >  Nagoya

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