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Vilbeler Str. 31, 60313 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
069 / 28 39 92
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is so outstanding and it is so difficult to get a table unless you have made a reservation. It gives you a feeling of being in Japan. My boyfriend and I ordered both the Sushi Menu which has everything from 3 starters to Miso soup to a big Sushi plate and was rounded up with a delicious dessert.... More 

Thank Truc Quynh D
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

The food is absolutely amazing. Loved it and cannot wait to go back 😋😋😋 It is a small place so make sure you either have a reservation or just be there when it opens! Trust me, it is completely worth it. Price wise is it ok and the quality is fantastic. A must taste in frankfurt 😋😋😋

Thank Ishka J
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

Entering Iwase I've been a bit surprised, since after reserving a table at the best Japanese restaurant in Frankfurt modest ambience of Iwase is a bit of a understatement. But it lasted only until the food came at the table. What a glorious meal! I had a dinner with a brother of mine who spent some time at Far East... More 

Thank Neven1967
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

I was greedy as had been missing Asian cuisine having traveled for one month from Russia to the Baltic States, Poland and Berlin before visiting Frankfurt. Hence, I ordered both Sashimi Bento and Soba Soup at the same time for lunch for only myself. However, the order taker was quick to suggest I might like to have the Soba Soup... More 

Thank Bel B
Madrid, Spain
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56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Iwase is a very little restaurant. It's needed to book for several days before going, because fish quality is very high and they don't have room for so many people. I would say less than 15, so, even if you go only with your partner, actually you'll sit in a 4 or 6-places table. It doesn't look like an expensive... More 

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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

We visited Iwase a couple of days ago . I must say it is very small and can be easily missed but so glad we didn't miss it . Very tasty and fresh fish . The staff is very friendly and helpful . We came in very late but they still accommodated us although the kitchen was about to close... More 

Thank Traveller_to_c
Frankfurt, Germany
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

It is very cosy and a tiny restaurant - reservation is a must. The food is truly Japanese and tastes delicious. Thanks to this little restaurant you can experience that Japanese food is not only about sushi and offers diversity.

Thank NikaSK83
Bath, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Taken to Iwase for a business dinner and found it to be very good. This is the closest to an authentic Japanese family run restaurant you can find outside Japan itself . Food is well prepared and tasty. The Sushi is definitely recommended. The restaurant is small and it is advisable to make a reservation to avoid disappointment. It is... More 

Thank Chris J
Moscow, Russia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

This is very simple and authentic Japanese restaurant - very small, without any design inside and outside, but with high quality products like fish and rice and friendly staff. 4 stars because there is no pleasure to stay there right after you make the last piece of food. Just eat-and-go, anyway food is good.

Thank IvanL177
Berlin, Germany
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

You really have to reserve this place since it is very small and demand is high. I should say probably one of the tastiest Japanese food and sushi I ate in Germany. If you like Japanese food and in Frankfurt I would suggest you to go there. The only thing that they should improve is their menu, its hard to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vilbeler Str. 31, 60313 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Frankfurt>  > Innenstadt
  • Neighborhood: Innenstadt
  • Phone Number: 069 / 28 39 92

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