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Edogawa Naramachi

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43 Shimomikadocho, Nara 630-8365, Nara Prefecture
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+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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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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 Regineyteo
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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 stars 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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.

1 Thank daikin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

Lovely old Japanese house on south end of Naramachi houses this well-known Nara restaurant famous for it's unagi dishes. We were not disappointed. Set meals including rice dish, pickles, and soup start at ¥1,800 per and are filling enough. Other choices include standard sashimi sets and sukiyaki sets. Lunch is quite crowded so either go early/late or expect some wait.... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

Great service and environment, but food is very average. Also a bit pricey compared to other local restaurants in Nara. Would recommend if you'd like a hassle free meal.

Thank P C
Tangerang, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

i've try their unagi menu (1800Yen), it tasted so so not special but i like their side dish, love their ambience with nice decoration, japan style..

1 Thank Schatzi777
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

Not worth the time to come here. The presentation is only typical of all Japanese sets, but the prices are exorbitantly high (no lunch set is below 1,500 yen. Each slice of eel is around 700 yen or more. When we arrived there were lots of spaces but they made us wait outside for over half an hour. Only when... More 

Thank Justin W

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    4 of 5 stars
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Lunch, Dinner
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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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