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2-20 Gionmachi, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka, Fukuoka Prefecture 812-0038, Japan
+81 92-291-0890
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Ranked #46 of 3,294 Restaurants in Fukuoka
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

i have been expecting to eat at this place for a long time. and when i finally have a chance, I would say.. it's not really that great. I ordered Gyoza and wings. The Gyoza taste good. The wings were OK. What I really hate is that it's a smoking place. Although i knew before hand that this place allow... More

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Osaka, Japan
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

I stopped by this restaurant and ordered the wings and gyoza ( dumplings). Outstanding! I speak Japanese so I showed the owner the reviews on trip advisor. She had never heard of it before and she was both surprised and pleased by the good reviews. She asked why there were bad reviews and I told her it was because of... More

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

This isn't a formal restaurant - more of a quick food place with great atmosphere. The gyoza's are yummy - we managed to eat 36 between 2 of us :-) The menu is in japanese but a couple of waiters did speak enough english to get by. They do have a tomato and a cucumber salad if you want something... More

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way out west
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

small bar famous for it's gyoza, and justifiably so. The gyoza is cooked and served in a tetsunabe, hence the name. The yakisoba was also pretty good, but I passed on items such as the horse sashimi. If you order the mentaiko, be aware that the servings are small. Like many Japanese bars, Tetsunabe allows smoking, so be aware of... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2009

Great food, gyoza is served direct to the table in a large skillet, piping hot, yum! No English spoken, menu is in Japanese, however as someone else said, you won't have any problems, they know why you're there. Don't forget to add some of the yuzu (green mixture in a little pot next to the other gyoza sauces) to your... More

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BKK
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2009

I went there 2 times last week. My family love it v much. The owner family and staff are very friendly.

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Guam, Mariana Islands
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120 reviews 120 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
196 helpful votes 196 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2008

And I've had them at restaurants around the world. Medium size very homey-type family owned place on a back street a few blocks from Hakata Station. Friends recommended that I try it, and they weren't wrong. The minimum order is 16 dumplings (two orders) served in the skillet they are cooked in, sizzling hot (don't touch). While you're waiting order... More

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