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Okonomiyaki Chitose

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner


Asian, Japanese
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cheap airfare from Honolulu so friend and I decided to visit the “kitchen of Japan”, Osaka. Small establishment with seating for 4 at the counter and 2 tables of 4 seats each. Be careful as portions are huge. Two of us ordered an entree each...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Chills11
Reviewed November 22, 2018

Highly recommended trying this. I introduced my Japanese dad in law who didn't believe this restaurant be this good as this type of food locals cook at home. However he was so surprised how good the taste and quality. This place use to have lot...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Lathi J
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Require to queue for at least one hour everyday so please go early. Limited seat available, 8 seats but can squeeze 12 persons. You can order and take out the food yet still must wait 40 minutes. Sometime you can get the food within 15...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Jesse L
Reviewed July 15, 2018

This is a tiny place that opens every day between 12:00-15:30 make sure to go there a bit before 12:00 so you will be in the first batch that goes inside and you must sit on the bar to be able to see all the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Omri T
Reviewed July 10, 2018

It was really delicious but heavy with lots of eggs. The way the cook presented it was very attractive he showed the making from the beginning in a very speedy cooking style

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Elsabeth T
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

One of the best foods I've had in Japan and really cheap! Amazing owner who is up for conversation, the place has a great atmosphere and you are certainly not having a "tourist meal".

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank akalife
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Chitose is the perfect mix of authentic Japanese backstreet cuisine and tourist friendly. The owners are so warm and welcoming - happily chatting in English to the Danish gentleman beside me while being perfectly patient with my amateur Japanese. And the food is the real...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jyen2017
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

We came here for lunch, I believe the sign outside said they close at 3:30--not sure if they reopen for dinner. We had okonomiyaki one other place in Kyoto and we're not that impressed, but Okonomiyaki Chitose really blew us away and showed us how...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank katrinawatts
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This tiny shop is tucked away in an alley off the main shopping area, but that didn't stop people from finding out about this place, as we still waited 30 mins or so. Make sure to check the times they're open if possible, as I...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Sidney1013
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

The okonomoyaki here is absolutely delicious so much so that we had it many times again throughout our trip but it was never as good as here, also the owners are extremely friendly, can’t wait to come back here some day and thanks for the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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June 15, 2018|
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Response from r0wdy_1961 | Reviewed this property |
They ARE open for dinner.
January 5, 2018|
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Response from BryanSkywalker | Reviewed this property |
i don't think they accept reservation. first come first serve. it worth the wait
July 6, 2017|
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Response from Calvin L | Reviewed this property |
when we're there, it closed promptly at 8pm.
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