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Ekisoba Maneki

Ekimaecho, Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 79-224-0251
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good47%
  • Average32%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
May 15, 2017
“Soup is very delicious, but the noodle is ordinary - I felt”
Dec 7, 2016
“Good value, super fast and good”
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Ekimaecho, Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture
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Reviewed May 15, 2017

Ekisoba- the direct translation is noodle shop at station- at Himeji station becomes so popular so that they opened the noodle shop out side of station as well. The soup is fantastic, the soup is full of extract from fish and shell fish. The noodle...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank SingaPapa
Reviewed December 7, 2016

Enjoyed eating ekisoba after we visited Himeji Castle. Was very quick, and delicious. Recommend for those visiting Himeji Castle that would like a cheap, fast, good meal.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank HawaiianSamurai
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Even though you woud not expect it, the food is great. They offer some unique combinations, some may be very local and strange to foreigners. I liked it.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank alfa_x99
Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Delicious. Ate here for an early dinner after visiting the castle and garden - about 5:30pm - it closed at 6pm. Buying a meal was very straightforward. There is a machine where you 1) insert your money 2) select your meal 3) press the silver...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Boris7111334
Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Self service food store, they provide english menu as well. U need to order from the machine slot and the shop keeper will deliver the soba noodle to you in one or two minutes, the soup base is clear and yummy. You wont feel thirsty...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank KK L
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Tried this at the JR Himeji platform. The waitress was so helpful ordering for me thru the machine. Taste good especially the broth. Good value for money.

Date of visit: April 2016
1  Thank 337wongs
Reviewed February 26, 2016

We came across this diner by pure chance. A bit confused to start with about ordering through a coin machine, we got immediate help from the staff (knowledge of English nil, buy not needed at all!). Amazingly, the local people behind us waited very patiently...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Aurel P
Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

One of the famous soba place in the platform . Actually soba itself is just ok but since it's located at platform and I usually try winter, it's delicious.

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank triptostar2015
Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

For less than 2000 yen, the whole family eat(4 people). The food tastes very good! And waitress is super nice helping the tourists!

Date of visit: December 2015
1  Thank Luis V
Reviewed May 23, 2015

This was a great little find if you're after something quick, warm and hearty. The menu is in Japanese and you'll need to buy a food ticket from the vending machine before sitting down. For the noodles, they have a large option (omori) if you...More

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank Hectic3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
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Average prices
$9 - $27
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ekimaecho, Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Hyogo Prefecture  >  Himeji
  • Phone Number: +81 79-224-0251
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