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Kantaro, Otaru

5-4 Minatomachi, Otaru 047-0007, Hokkaido
+81 134-26-6771
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fresh sushi” (3 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
5-4 Minatomachi, Otaru 047-0007, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Prices pretty much range from 290Yen to 500+ yen per plate but it is probably the average price of good sushi anyway! Service was good and the sashimi was really fresh. Kantaro is near to otaru canal so you can probably plan to come here...More

Thank cyyyyn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on a busy Sunday in early August when there was a street festival going on, so there was a line to get in. It is a conveyor belt sushi restaurant but you sit down with a menu that has some special items changing from...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed October 14, 2017

Located by the Otaru Canal(Otaru Unga) next to the Laox Gift Shop, Restaurant Kantaro is a good place to eat sushi. Seafood is fresh, straight from the port of Otaru, the rice is good, the seafood portions are generous and tasty. The sushi chefs are...More

1  Thank Kekoa303
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Hokkaido is famous for fresh seafood and this place would not disappoint you. Suggest you to go slightly early as there is normally a long queue during the rush hour.

Thank lkwsiy
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

We came to this restaurant recommended by a friend. Waited around 20mins on a rainy evening. Everything was very systematic from taking a queue number to waiting to be seated to ordering and food served. The sushi chefs were busy distributing their work by talking...More

Thank Marcusere
Reviewed August 6, 2017

Everything very fresh and delicious. Could order from an English menu and check sheet. The size of the sushi pieces were large and the even though it was busy service was excellent and quick.

Thank Joanna P
Reviewed July 20, 2017

I was pleasantly surprised by the quality and freshness of the sushis in Kantaro, in particular, after a few disappointments by a number of sushi places in Sapporo. It was already quite late when we have our dinner and therefore this would already affected the...More

Thank LuiPeekaboo
Reviewed January 30, 2017

This placed was recommended by the locals as a place to have good sushi in Otaru. As we didnt make reservation earlier, we couldnt go to any of the michelin star restaurant. This is a conveyor belt sushi place but one can also order via...More

Thank ruby172017
Reviewed January 19, 2017

We ended up here for dinner after finding that most of the restaurants in Otaru's tourist strip were closed at night. Sushi train supported by an English menu made this convenient for travellers. Free parking downstairs if you spend over a certain (low) amount. Nice...More

Thank flapflap
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Had I known Credit cards NOT accepted I would not have came. Food was fine but service is far from friendly really a mediocre average Meal

1  Thank daikin
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-4 Minatomachi, Otaru 047-0007, Hokkaido
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Hokkaido  >  Otaru
  • Phone Number: +81 134-26-6771
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