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Edogawa Naramachi

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43 Shimomikadocho, Nara 630-8365, Nara Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 742-20-4400
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We came here following recommendations on TripAdvisor and we were not disappointed, this place is excellent. For the little ones, there is a very good Children menu including mini hamburger steak, sausages, tempura and even a fruit. Our oldest daughter, aged 9, took a classic Japanese menu with sashimi, tempura and vegetables and she almost finished it all: very fresh... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a great tendency to review decent places as 4 or 5 on Trip Advisor because there is nothing between "Average" and "Very Good" - how abput "Good?". This tends to exaggerate the quality of some places. This I believe is one of them. The ambience is pleasant, the staff polite to a fault, the restaurant spotless. The food... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Our eel was dry and tempura was limp. Sides where good but I felt we paid way to much for the quality we received. Nice building though.

1 Thank Lennon R
Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

We came here after reading reviews and recommendations online and found the food average. There's nothing special about the eel rice and egg eel rolls. We'd had more delicious eel at other restaurants in Kyoto. Luckily we didn't have to wait when we visited this place on a Friday evening and it was around 6:30 pm. Would we go again?... More 

Thank TAalice
Boston, Massachusetts
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27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Visited here for dinner the evening I got I to nara, what attracted me to it was how busy it was! Especially when at that time in the evening the surrounding streets were all quiet. I ordered a set meal which included grilled eel over rice, eel omlette, salad, soup, and some weird savory custard thing which I didn't care... More 

Thank Orla H
Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

The staff is very friendly, and the food is quite good. Specially good was the pork belly which i would recommend all the way!

Thank Alberto V
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2016

Lots combinations and variety of eel sets offered, if you like eating the smooth unagi. Very comfortable restaurant with tables nicely separated from each other so you have some privacy. The unagi was very smooth and I had no trouble with any fines bones that are usually found in it. Service was good, as expected.

Thank Regineteo
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016

If you love unagi: that is your place. Different combinations of food. Super service also in english. Beautiful rooms and settings.

Thank Stefan S
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Long wait even though there were plenty of empty seats inside the restaurant . Food is ok but not exactly very fantastic though.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

Compared to Kyoto this is still more food for the money. Eel is deliciously cooked. Ordered a eel set, sukiyaki set, a la cart sashimi, bamboo shoot, and tempura all for 8750. Service was good but for some reason there were a lot of people from China.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
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Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Shimomikadocho, Nara 630-8365, Nara Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Nara Prefecture  >  Nara
  • Phone Number: +81 742-20-4400

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