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Teppan Ku-Ya

1-1-17 Nodaya-cho, Kita-ku, Okayama 700-0815, Okayama Prefecture
+81 86-224-8880
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“octopus” (9 reviews)
“dumplings” (11 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (13 reviews)
Japanese, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1-1-17 Nodaya-cho, Kita-ku, Okayama 700-0815, Okayama Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice and cozy restaurant. Sitting at the bar we could see the chef preparing and cooking the food. We had the beef set menu which was very tasty and presented beautifully.

Thank sussed_nl
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We had the set menu with pork option - the food was delicious and really enjoyed skilled chef preparing food. The food was beautifully presented and very flavoursome - the appetisers, seafood and pork were particularly good 😁. We stopped over in Okayama - did...More

Thank SamanthaUk
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

We had a set menu (5 course) and the food and the service was really good! We were sitting at the bar and we saw them making the food. They take attention to details while they prepare the meals. It was a super nice experience...More

Thank Francois T
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Read so much about this place so decided to try it myself. The grilled octopus with butter was amazing. Use the bread to soak up all the juices. While the wagyu was good, what amazed me more was the momotaru pork. Excellent!

Thank Chua H
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Got to this restaurant thanks to tripadvisor. The fod was amazing. Great vagyo, great soba. With that being said, the main advantage was the staff (no matter how wonderful was the food). Everyone was very nice, offered help to my veggie companion. It made our...More

Thank Chen S
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Having read the recent mixed reviews on TA we were pleasantly surprised at this cosy little modern Japanese restaurant offering excellent quality food, with very attentive friendly service, all at a reasonable price. We are a la carte - octopus sautéed in garlic butter, grilled...More

Thank jolleyellis
Reviewed May 31, 2018

I was very happy from starter to just before main dish. All dishes were delicious and the plating was very beautiful. However, my main course, the beef, only looks beautiful, it lacked taste (more preciously it is blank in taste) and it was also rubbery....More

1  Thank ysping
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

I was expecting something special after reading the rave reviews. This meal did not compare at all to the food especially the meat we’ve had at ryokans. The service and presentation were top class but I felt the food was poor value. We chose the...More

1  Thank YvonneT
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Recommended by the hotel and a 5 min walk from Okayama railway his was a very pleasant surprise. Seems it was know by “ westerners “ as half of the about 30 seats was filled with visitors. Did pick a set menu for 5000 jpy...More

Thank Fredrik A
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Looking for a memorable dinner in Okayama. Beef is supposedly the best and the concierge recommended this restaurant. Located near the Korakuen garden, chef Nagao and his team are not only are hospitable but prepared the food with style and extra touch! Mainly locals. We...More

Thank Spotty828
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Christopher K
January 6, 2015|
Response from Christopher K |
I found the hours: 1800 to midnight-ish. I also found one can reserve for a large party... we would be only 5 people... i gather that, as usual, kids are okay...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-1-17 Nodaya-cho, Kita-ku, Okayama 700-0815, Okayama Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chugoku  >  Okayama Prefecture  >  Okayama
  • Phone Number: +81 86-224-8880
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