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Suganoya Kamitori

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2-12 Jotomachi | Lion Parking Bldg.2F, Kumamoto 860-0846, Kumamoto Prefecture
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+81 963553558
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

Well, almost. We came here for dinner and were quite sceptical about how good the food was since it was all horse meat. We were surprised. We took a set menu (see photo). Started with appetiser of horse meat sashimi and various cuts, horse "parts" soup and ended with various cuts of horse meat on a hot stone. Service was... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I went to his restaurant with a Japanese business colleague who told me that I should try horse meat since we were in Kumamoto. He invited me to this upscale Sunagoya Kamitoren restaurant. The service was very courteous and the quality of the horse meat was excellent. The dishes were also beautifully presented (see pictures). However I prefer by far... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

It was my second time to go Suganoya Kamidori. The raw meat is soft, juicy, gummy, good-flavor, and creamy. You have to reserve the seat before you go for sure. Sushi, and rare-grilled BBQ are also "must-eat". Around JPY 20000 1.5 hour-dinner for 4 people, with some beer and grasses of alcohols. Good C/P value for this quality.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

read that horse meat is a must try delicacy. so my hotel suggested this chain of suganoya restaurants. the first chain( not sure where) was fully booked for lunch !) so we booked the 2nd chain on the list( near the tram station that brought us near the castle.( suganoya kamidori outlet). spoil for choices, we took a set meal... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014 via mobile

Horse meat is a must try in Kumamoto! There is horse steak, horse meat humbug and horse meat sashimi. All tastes lovely! It is not as scary as you think. We enjoyed it very much!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $45
Cuisine
Japanese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-12 Jotomachi | Lion Parking Bldg.2F, Kumamoto 860-0846, Kumamoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Kumamoto Prefecture  >  Kumamoto
  • Phone Number: +81 963553558

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?