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Ueno Anagomeshi

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1-6 Miyajimaguchi, Hatsukaichi 739-0411, Hiroshima Prefecture
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+81 829-56-0006
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和歌山市
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Must eat at Miyajima. Anagomeshi is specialty food at Miyajima like fluffy omelette at Mont Saint-Michel. I feel the rating of Anagimeshi is higher than omelette at Mont Saint-Michel. Baked conger eel is sliced in piece and put on rice. it is served after putting soy sauce based sweet sauce. You can enjoy it with a glass of local made... More 

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1 Thank yoshigt86
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96 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

Heard about this little gem located between Miyajima-guchi JR Station & the ferry to Miyajima. Be sure to get here early if you want to sit in to enjoy your anago fix! I opted for the Anago bento which I though was slightly pricely, but it was worth it, nice and juice anago with delicious rice! A great option to... More 

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Thank ShuSheep
London, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Surprisingly it was so difficult to find available tables at this little restaurant but luckily we found one and I must say we loved it. Delicious eel with rice and other Japanese stuff. If you want to find a table quickly, the best time is around 15:30. I would recommend this place if you fancy eel.

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Brooklyn, New York
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84 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016

We visited Miyajima today and saw the line forming outside this famous restaurant before it even opened at 10 am. We knew it would be the place to stop on the way home. We arrived roughly at 12:15 and when we did, there was more than a 1 hour wait for a table, but a 30 minute wait to take... More 

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3 Thank theoperadiva
Antwerp, Belgium
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78 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

We were staying in the nearby Coral hotel in Miyajimaguchi and were looking for dinner options, and saw this place on Tripadvisor. Oysters and anago are Miyajima's two specialties, but since I detest oysters and love eel this was an obvious choice for me. Ueno Anagomeshi closes early (18:30), so we rushed over and found the place half-empty at 18h.... More 

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2 Thank NinjaNeko
Taiwan
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52 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

A famous conger eel rice restaurant located between Miyajima-guchii JR station and Miyajima ferry terminal. Bought a take-away boxed conger eel rice and went on a picnic on Miyajima. It is full of sauced conger eel. The sauce also went down to the rice and make it delicious too. The only drawback is the price, which is a bit high... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

When we went, there weren't a lot of people and we only need to wait 15 mins to get in. Hint: if you have bought Visit Hiroshima Tourist Pass", the rice is half price from 2000yen to 1000 yen. What a bargain!!

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Thank chocobo304
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Go early if you want to eat here. The restaurant opens at 10am. We arrived at 10:30am and there was already a half hour wait. We decided to buy a Bento to eat at Miyajima. Rice was flavourful and the Anago was grilled just right. Only down side is that being a Bento it was not warm.

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Thank CTZro
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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776 reviews
380 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2015

I visited this old established Anago restaurant on weekday for lunch. I arrived there at 1.30pm, but already over 100 people waited. A staff gave a number card, and I waited for 1 hour at waiting room where was next to the restaurant. After that, a staff called my number. We sat a table and ordered two anago bowls. Only... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2015 via mobile

Grilled anago was good. 2 hour wait for a table and loooong line just to get to-go boxes. Final verdict: No great shakes. Not worth the hype. Of course considering the pool of options in the area, it may well have been better than the rest. In my opinion, best to make a day trip of Hiroshima and plan to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$9 - $18
Cuisine
Japanese
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-6 Miyajimaguchi, Hatsukaichi 739-0411, Hiroshima Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chugoku  >  Hiroshima Prefecture  >  Hatsukaichi
  • Phone Number: +81 829-56-0006

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?