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All 464 Nara Restaurants

Edogawa, Naramachi

43 Shimomikadocho, Nara, Nara Prefecture 630-8365, Japan
+81 742-20-4400
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Ranked #4 of 464 Restaurants in Nara
Cuisines: Japanese
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

A nice place with sunken tables and a friendly staff. The price is right and the food is good. Try the eel dishes popular in this area.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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41 reviews 41 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We ended up here through trip advisor and we didn't regret it. Good food (check out the eel) in a nice atmosphere. Sit on the ground with typical Japanese music on the back ground. You could say authentic with a modern twist.

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Kobe, Japan
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We chose to have lunch at Edogawa because of all of the positive comments made by so many contributors, and as soon as we were seated understood why it has been rated it so highly. The service was excellent. The waitresses were friendly and gracefully efficient. I had a rice and unagi bowl that came with a clear soup and... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We came to the restaurant because it was the best rated in nara. The eel was no as special as expected and the rest is like a common menu in japan. I would recommwnd other restaurants.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

You won't be disappointed, eel was delicious, and ambiance was a flashback to what one would have experienced even a few hundred years ago, with traditional Japanese seating, sliding doors, and music. If in Nara for two nights, would highly recommend this as one of the dinner choices. Was great with young kids.

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Singapore, Singapore
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235 reviews 235 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
151 helpful votes 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I celebrated my girlfriend’s birthday here, and both of us ordered the famous eel meal. The pirce of my meal there with my girlfriend worked out to be around 5,000 Yen for the both of us. Good atmosphere with Japanese style seating, and you would have to remove shoes before entering the compound and wear their slippers. Staff speaks basic... More

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Tokyo
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We went to this restaurant based off of reviews and were not disappointed. Originally a bit put off because there was only one other group there. However it had great food, presentation, and environment. The staff had minimal English but this was not a barrier due to English menus. Price was 75USD for 3 people.

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Sydney, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Based on Tripadvsier reviews, decided to give this restaurant a try being a bit more upmarket than and specialising in eel. Formal Japanese seating in traditional environment Had good choice of set lunch. Would recommend to those who want to try the eel in formal, traditional settings. Don't forget to remove slippers (provided), when sitting down to your table.....

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We went to Nara Park and found this restaurant as per tripadvisor recommendation. 600 meter from Nara Park. Good environment and yummy unagi set. Must visit!

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Athens, Greece
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Located at the end of a shopping district, this restaurant offers affordable and nice food in a traditional Japanese restaurant. It offers dishes with eel and other Japanese food. Highly recommended..

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Additional Information about Edogawa, Naramachi

Address: 43 Shimomikadocho, Nara, Nara Prefecture 630-8365, Japan
Phone Number: +81 742-20-4400
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Nara Prefecture  >  Nara
Cuisine: Japanese

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