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Rikyu Sendai Station

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$9 - $37
CUISINES
Japanese, Grill
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch

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Reviewed June 5, 2019 via mobile

I am from Miyagi Prefecture and I have known since my child food and it is a nationally famous restaurant.Beef tongue set meal is popular, and it is thick and soft beef tongue.In the evening, you can taste local sake and seasonal dishes from Miyagi....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ryu510
Reviewed May 1, 2019 via mobile

There was a queue when I went but the wait wasn’t long as people usually eat fast here. Go for the Kiwami set. It’s the most expensive set but so worth it. Beef tongue was aromatic, tasty and the slices were thick. Soup that came...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank xojhuixo
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Rikyu is a chain in Sendai specializing in beef tongue, a tender grilled meat dish that originated in Sendai. Ask for their happy hour menu for a multi course meal that’s a good value including a glass of beer. The restaurant is on the 3rd...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Jry550
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Must try Beeftongue when in Sendai and this is one of the best places to try it. Staff friendly and have English Menu. Easy in/out location. Meats and flavours are good. Well priced between Y2000-3000 for Special Lunch Set. Good luck and enjoy!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank LHOVancouver
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Don’t miss in sendai the most popular for grill tongue cow very delicious and juicy on your mouth, I recommend

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank oanpiston
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Convenient location in train station. Other locals recommend over many competing gyu-tan restaurants (ox tongue). This is the Sendai specialty. The tongue was cooked over charcoal and was salty and had good texture. Many tongue varieties like curry and hamburger steak. Get the expensive cut-less...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Hachinohe
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Gyutan is a unique food. Chewy because it is mostly muscle. I liked even cheaper one than the expensive one. KIRIN beer was perfectly served. Rikyu sake junmaidaiginjo was great. Curry was also good.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank seanseungw0nj
Reviewed March 20, 2018

We went there for dinner. The shop was small but packed with customers, especially visitors from Taiwan. Many customers with baggage visited the shop. They must be travelling to another city after the meal or just arrived Sendai by train before meal. We ordered one...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank HK C
Reviewed March 1, 2018

Beef tongue? sound weird but tasty! and the origin of BBQ beef tongue is at Sendai, Sendai station has got many good choice of bbq beef tongue, and many ARE good choices, Rikyu is a good choice You can watch your BBQ tongue serve in...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank James C
Reviewed October 27, 2017

Location is perfect, for travellers like us just passing by Sendai, this place is perfect. The queue is not long. The taste is great, we have tried several others restaurant, but so far this still the best. Cons : like many other beef tongue restaurant,...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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Mindcool K
April 6, 2017|
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Response from VanessaY650 | Reviewed this property |
No, I don't think so ... as far as I can remember, the restaurant mainly focuses on dishes using Ox tongue. If you want pork then "tonkatsu" (pork cutlets) restaurants are better.
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January 22, 2017|
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Response from guant2013 | Reviewed this property |
10:00~22:30、Last Order 22:00
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