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2478 Chugushi, Nikko 321-1661, Tochigi Prefecture
+81 288-55-0014
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Dining options: Lunch

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Excellent

Greta Tonkatsu (common Japanese fare), superb value, fast friendly service and very clean restaurant. Lovely view of the lake and not at all "chintzy" like some of the eateries around the area. Just good food at a good price cooked fresh.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 2, 2013
AAXandLolly
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Brisbane, Australia
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Families with children
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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

This small restaurant (appx 8 seats) is located just opposite to the beautiful lake in Nikko. We were struggling to find the location at first but decided to go inside of this restaurant with the questions in mind if it is the one that we were looking for?? Having read through the reviews again while waiting for the foods and... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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12 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Greta Tonkatsu (common Japanese fare), superb value, fast friendly service and very clean restaurant. Lovely view of the lake and not at all "chintzy" like some of the eateries around the area. Just good food at a good price cooked fresh.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Food: Really, really fresh tonkatsu. I think it is because the cutlets come from the butcher shop next door (probably the same owner). The lean cut is more expensive but my friend and I found the slightly fattier cut more tasty, particularly with a dash of the mustard provided. Fantastic value, but be prepared to queue - there are only... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013 via mobile

A very small tonkatsu restaurant nestled between souvenir stores. The restaurant is located across the street from the boat docks at Lake Chuzenji in Nikko. It is very clean but only seats eight. If you frequent Japan fare, you will know that this is common. My family of 5 sat at the counter and ordered Sauce Katsu and Minced Meat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2478 Chugushi, Nikko 321-1661, Tochigi Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tochigi Prefecture  >  Nikko
  • Phone Number: +81 288-55-0014

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 8

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Families with children

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