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4-17 Fujimicho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0043, Hiroshima Prefecture
+81 82-242-8123
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Okonomiyaki

Very good Okonomiyaki, with very friendly staff who spoke a little English. Managed to get a seat at the counter so got a great experience with the chefs cooking the food on the hot plate infant of us. Will go straight back when in Hiroshima.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

Very good Okonomiyaki, with very friendly staff who spoke a little English. Managed to get a seat at the counter so got a great experience with the chefs cooking the food on the hot plate infant of us. Will go straight back when in Hiroshima.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

We love Japanese food but had never really had okonomoyaki. It was a fantastic food experience. Tasty as, big serves, rustic surrounds, loved by locals, friendly staff, English version menu with photos. We didnt intend to walk away feeling bloated but it husted happenned. The whole experience was sensational - great food, great local experience and company, 3 beers and... More 

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London
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318 restaurant reviews
532 helpful votes 532 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I loved this place. We tried to get in early on a Saturday night but the place was booked up until 9.30pm. We were exhausted that day so tried late on the Sunday and got in. Staff were some of the friendliest we've come across and the okonomyaki was the best we've ever had! Would highly recommend. Great value too... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Great food as per other reviews / mushrooms and pancake dish r amazing / the staff are great and travelling solo u feel at home Eating at the counter which also acts as a great way of keeping food and sake warm on the hot plate / highly recommend

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Hiroshima is well known for its Okonomiyaki and we were told this place was one of the best. However we did have to wait a little for a table as we did not book. The place is only very small but is very popular with both tourists and locals. It was the best Okonomiyaki i have had by far and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We went here for the okonomiachi (omelette filled with noodles - a local speciality). It was excellent. The place is quite small (maybe 20 seats max) and so you are most likely sitting very near the teppan to watch them cook. We also had gyoza which were good and plum sake (sweet, unlike traditional sake)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

This was an excellent little spot with the best okonomiyaki I've tasted, but they have plenty of other delicious fare on their menu. We couldn't stop ordering despite the fact that we were full. We tried the grilled oysters (do not miss it!), grilled shrimp, spinach with bacon and egg, and grilled cow tongue. Including two beers and a delicious... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We came here on a Thursday night desperately seeking the hiroshima style okonomyaki and we were not disappointed! We got sat at the bar with the rest of the locals and as hot as it was i wouldn't of wanted to be anywhere else. The staff were helpful and friendly and the food was stunning! If your in hiroshima and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

We had okonomiyaki in Tokyo but it turns our that the Hiroshima version is very different and this restaurant is a great place to sample it. It's very small and busy so arrive early. The best seats are at the bar so you can see the chefs at work, but avoid the seat next to the door in winter! Portions... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

The okonomiyaki was excellent, but I must say that they do these oysters fried with butter, soy and sake and they are spectacular. I think there was 8 large oysters in the dish for 800yen. I'm going back tomorrow for them again.

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  • Address: 4-17 Fujimicho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0043, Hiroshima Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chugoku  >  Hiroshima Prefecture  >  Hiroshima
  • Phone Number: +81 82-242-8123

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