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1-2-24 Chuo | Yamaga Bldg. 1F, Matsumoto 390-0811, Nagano Prefecture
+81 263-36-9757
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Dec 26, 2016
“Quite an experience.. but not cheap”
Oct 24, 2016
“Amazing local yakitori bar”
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1-2-24 Chuo | Yamaga Bldg. 1F, Matsumoto 390-0811, Nagano Prefecture
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Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

We arrived at 5.25 pm and there was already 2 people queuing ahead. Restaurant opens at 5.30 pm. Food was fresh. First time trying chicken sashimi and it was great! Everything on the menu was in jap and I didn't feel comfortable asking for the...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank FineCity
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

A Japanese man offered to help us while we were looking at a map. We asked him where he was going and he said a yakitori bar around the corner. He offered for us to come, he had been to this bar over 30 times....More

Date of visit: October 2016
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Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for something you can't find at home, only in Japan, this is the place. Great atmosphere and very interesting food. Chicken sashimi was a first for us! We left it to the chef to decide what to serve us - this...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Sarah D
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

Trust the choice of the cook and ask for 'O susume, onegai shimasu' (Your recommendation please) You will enjoy the full range of their skills in making delicious grilled chicken and you will be surprised by the variety of tastes. Great atmosphere and mix with...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Emitr
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

As soon as we opened the sliding door in this tiny joint down an unassuming alleyway, we were in their hands. We were welcomed, seated at stools crowded around the bar, and asked 'you want recommendation?' Apart from stipulating that we wanted our sake hot,...More

Date of visit: September 2016
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Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Seriously, just go. You won't regret it (unless you don't eat meat). The Yakitori is unbelievably tender and tasty, and the people who work there are very service minded. It's a true culture experience! Don't mind the yelling, it's part of the experience ;) Also,...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Katja M
Reviewed May 29, 2016

This smokey and raucous little yakitori spot is only a short walk from Matsumoto Station. It takes some effort to find as it is buried within an alleyway and further obscured in a corridor. We went on a Thursday night and the place was filled...More

Date of visit: May 2016
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Reviewed April 15, 2016

What an incredibly friendly place combining theatre and great yakitori. Having read the reviews we (family of 4, with kids 11 and 12) were confident the food would be great and the atmosphere convivial. We weren't disappointed on either front. Lovely hosts and just as...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank HurricaneAdelaide
Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

We decided to try this restaurant based on online reviews and we're very happy with the choice. It's located on the right side of the Matsumoto Station in a small alley. It's a popular hangout for locals who enjoyed drinking beer and other sake drinks...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank JuliaJ552
Reviewed February 28, 2016

We saw the reviews on trip advisor and have been searching for the right yakatori place ever since we arrived in Japan. This was the place. It has an atmosphere like no other - it is raucous, with chefs, patrons, everyone shouting out things all...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Annabel1089
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  • Address: 1-2-24 Chuo | Yamaga Bldg. 1F, Matsumoto 390-0811, Nagano Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Koshinetsu  >  Nagano Prefecture  >  Matsumoto
  • Phone Number: +81 263-36-9757
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