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Utsunomiya Minmin Honten

4-2-3 Babadori, Utsunomiya 320-0026, Tochigi Prefecture
+81 28-622-5789
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good53%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Feb 6, 2018
“The famous gyoza”
Apr 22, 2018
“It's an Utsunomiya institution.”
Closes in 15 min
$$ - $$$
4-2-3 Babadori, Utsunomiya 320-0026, Tochigi Prefecture
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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

When you say "Utsunomiya", people immediately think "gyoza". When you say "Utsunomiya gyoza", people immediately think "Min Min". You can't go wrong with Min Min gyoza. It's simple, delicious and perfect.

Thank 2catsinJP
Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

This gyoza restaurant serves three types of gyoza. Fried, steamed, and stir fried. For those who want to try the varieties, why not try the combo. Each dish comes with six pieces for a single dish with the price of 230yen. Princes of combo vary...More

1  Thank Eunice E
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Minmin was well worth the wait in the line out the door. This was one of my first authentic Japanese dining experiences and it did not disappoint. The gyoza was fresh and served with a miso soup and bowl of white rice. We ordered both...More

Thank Joe N
Reviewed January 3, 2017

Gotta get gyoza fever everyone. This place rocks and is an institution! Simple, good, fun, fast and cheap! Boiled, fried or pan fried, take it as you like, this is great drunk food!

Thank ChrisBiz1
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

My family visited for gyoza restaurants in our short visit to Utsunomiya What can I say? We love gyoza! The gyoza was good and it was nice to be able to wait outside of the rain in the parking structure across the street but I...More

Thank Joy Y
Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant open @11:30 but about 30 people waited before open, even I went there on Monday though. I tried shallow fried dumpling & boiled ones. Both were good, especially with beer!! They have local brewed beer & Sapporo beer. Should try!!! 11:30オープン前から、すでに30名くらいが、月曜日なのに並んでました。さすがに有名店ですね。 焼きと水餃子をビールとで勿論言うことなし。地ビールも置いてます。

Thank Aitoh
Reviewed December 11, 2014

Because they are rated as the best in Utsunomiya, there always is a long queue and we tried here, too, of course. But... Nothing special. Yes, it was OK, but not like "wow" or to justify that long queue... They are cheaper than others per...More

1  Thank Enjoydifference
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$7 - $9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-2-3 Babadori, Utsunomiya 320-0026, Tochigi Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tochigi Prefecture  >  Utsunomiya
  • Phone Number: +81 28-622-5789
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