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Tsukishima Monjya Street

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Address: Tsukishima, Chuo, Tokyo Prefecture
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Great place to spend with friends and if you don't mind to cook

If you are so hungry, this is not the place because you got to cook yourself and it takes time. But if you gathered with friends, chat and don't mind slow eating, this place is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Dian M
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Tokyo, Japan
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Tokyo, Japan
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115 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are so hungry, this is not the place because you got to cook yourself and it takes time. But if you gathered with friends, chat and don't mind slow eating, this place is fun. The street full of selection of restaurants, all with the same type of food: monjya yaki/okonomiyaki.

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Edmonton
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Being in the heart of the fish market, you can purchase knick knacks and also buy foods that they will serve right in front of you or to snack on. Highly recommended to enjoy this after eating at one of the restaurants here or visiting the fish market in the am.

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Saint Albans, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

Really fascinating to see these restaurants where they (and you) cook the food literally on the table, on a hot plate in front of you, built into the table. Fun for groups and kids (but make sure they're careful not to get too close or touch the hot plate of course). We ate at one of these and it was... More 

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Thank Ben C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

This place is popular for local people in Tokyo. Even around 11:00 in the morning, some restaurants are packed with people. Monja will give you wow experience.

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Thank Terry N
Melbourne, Australia
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105 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Like other reviews have mentioned, go for the monjayaki. Almost every restaurant along the street is selling it. It's cheap and they do the cooking for you on the teppan in front of you on the table. Great Tokyo experience! The area is also famous for a type of pickle dish that's eaten with rice, but the shops selling it... More 

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MA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

Sushi, monjayaki in abundance. Pick one. Enjoy. But there's not too much else in the several block long street to keep you occupied.

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Tokyo, Japan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Tsukishima (or Moon Island) itself makes a beautiful view when observing from Eitai Bridge. But there is a hidden treasure hidden within, a Monja street with plenty of monja specialised restaurants. Monja reminds of "okonomiyaki", but the cooking process is a bit different. You cook it yourself on the iron plate, but unlike Okonomiyaki you have to spread Monja all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

We were recommended to visit Tsukishima by a local. Well worth the trip. From Shibuya we took the Hanzoman line to Nagatacho and then changed to the Yurakucho line to Tsukishima (Y21). Take exit 7 and walk straight ahead when you get to street level. This is Monya Street. We were there at 1 PM and not everyone was open... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Definitely don't miss this street while in Tokyo. We found out about it on a food tour and was so glad we did. So many Monja restaurants to choose from but we didn't go wrong whichever one we chose.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

Nice, beautiful and tranquilness street that have a lot of monjayaki restaurant. There are old shop that show the traditional japan. I like it.

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