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Wadakura

#59 of 6,345 Restaurants in Chiyoda
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
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1-1-1 Marunochi | Palace Hotel Tokyo | 6 Floor, Chiyoda 100-0005, Tokyo Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 3-3211-5322
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Today
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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New York City, New York
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful place to go to for a quiet business lunch. The fare was traditional Japanese, no menus, just eat what you get. It's a very exclusive place to have lunch. You're surrounded by splendor in a very nice hotel.

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Thank runningtheglobe
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

A classic Japanese multi courses meal. Seating is quite ordinary, but fairly cosy/not massive, food is top quality, as you may expect in a traditional Japanese restaurant.

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Thank Fam5houses
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166 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

If you want to taste real japanese food, this is the place. The decor is like a japanese garden : wood, stone and a waterfall. Very zen. There is private rooms but you have to make a reservation. Very popular. Food is great, a la carte or three fixed menu. Service is friendly but very fast. Unfortunetly japanese eat very... More 

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Emiliano Zapata, Mexico
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158 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Back again.to this excellent place. I carefully chose from the menu my appetizers (3) sashimi (1) tempura (1) and my main dishes Satsuma chicken tempura and thin sliced sirloin beef slices to cook in a hot boil .. I order a good sake ( hot) to accompanied this meal.. Perhaps the only complain is the very little English that the... More 

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Thank MannuVilla
Sydney, Australia
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90 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

Too tired to move out of the hotel on our first night in Tokyo we decided to eat in. We ended up at the Wadakura Restaurant - there are four different eating style options - we chose GO the teppenyaki option. Each teppenyaki grill seats 6 or so people, as there were only two couples eating each couple had their... More 

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Sydney
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2016

The food was ok but not up to the standard of other restaurants in Tokyo and elsewhere in Japan. The staff forgot a main course, after the order we placed was re-confirmed, it would help them to write the order down and not rely on memory.

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Thank 16sloane
Jakarta, Indonesia
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016

I had dinner twice during my stay at the hotel. Once in the restaurant and once in a private dining room. We had booked the room in advance as they are high in demand. The setting, service and food was excellent as always.

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Thank Alex P
Kawasaki, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 1, 2016

I could research the private room of this restaurant for my important 6 persons party. So I can say if you're foreigners or your guests are foreigners no troubles you are worried about. I recommend this private room, especially sitting place and toilets are considered. Of course menu is perfect including Japanese superior sake especially they located 1-1-1 Marunouchi so... More 

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Munich, Germany
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331 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2015

I was expecting more, but the restaurant was quite empty and although the food was very good, the service was too fast. Friendly, as one would expect, but too fast. I felt that they were trying to hurry me along to clear the table, even though they were not busy

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Thank David011158
Los Angeles, California
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2015

The dinner this evening was another unique experience, teppanyaki by Chef Masateru Horiuchi at the Palace's own Wadakura located on the 6th floor. We were seated in a separate room with six other people at a counter where two chefs worked their magic without banging their utensils or flipping food in the air. We began with an autumn appetizer pictured... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$89 - $134
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-1-1 Marunochi | Palace Hotel Tokyo | 6 Floor, Chiyoda 100-0005, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Chiyoda>  > Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
  • Neighborhood: Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3211-5322
Description
Named after the Imperial Palace moat just outside its windows, Wadakura offers four distinctive Japanese dining experiences, including kaiseki in its main dining room, tempura at the six-seat tempura bar Tatsumi, teppanyaki at GO, and sushi at Sushi Kanesaka.

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