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“Great Sushi” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Iwase

Iwase
Vilbeler Strasse 31, 60313 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany (Innenstadt)
069 / 28 39 92
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Ranked #10 of 1,785 Restaurants in Frankfurt
Cuisines: Japanese
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Restaurant details
Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Innenstadt
Warsaw, Poland
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Great Sushi”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Fish quality in this place is amazing - fresh, tender and delicious. They also have a nice selectio of other Japanese dishes.
The place itself is very small but the decor, staff and a lot of Japanese guest strenghten the feeling that you are in the proper sushi place.

  • Visited October 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
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English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
“A piece of Japan in Germany”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Not that I've ever been to Japan, but this place really seems authentic. It is really different from the usual lame atmosphere you experience in most other sushi restaurants downtown. The food was not THAT spectacular, but nothing to complain about either. Iwase is certainly worth a visit.

  • Visited March 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“Fantastic Sushi”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013 via mobile

They spoke a little bit of English. I actually showed a picture of a rainbow roll and they made it for me. Good sake recommendations and fresh sushi.

  • Visited July 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Ok Sushi Place!!!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

My boyfriend and i decided to visit the IWASE restaurant based on the TripAdvisor reviews. First we couldn't find it because it was small, So i had to call and ask where they were located. It was right across from the big NH Hotel in Frankfurt downtown (Konstablerwache).
It is recommended to make a reservation, since its small. The staff are really nice and friendly and they know how to speak english.
The sushi we ordered contained wasabi in the rice which we did not know. So it can be spicy for some people. BEWARE!! You can probably ask them not to put wasabi in your sushi,
The appetizers: Chicken BBQ stick was really good as well as the Duck BBQ.
Main: Grilled Roast Beef with rice was really good!!!!! The Beef portion was ok for the price.
Overall it was a good experience. I would go there just to eat their main dishes. Not so much their sushi!!

  • Visited May 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“No 1 in Frankfurt? I don't think so.”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

Hi to all,
I would not usually rate a dining experience, but I had too this time.
Initial greeting was good, ordering of meals we had 4 different waiters take our order.
Main first, followed by entree last after we mentioned we had not received it 40 mins after main.
The staff were polite but, we're more concerned with larger groups of Japanese.
Our last night in Frankfurt was not enjoyable.

Visited April 2013
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