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494 Taketomi, Taketomi-jima Taketomi-cho, Yaeyama-gun 907-1101, Okinawa Prefecture
+81 980-85-2311
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good55%
  • Average24%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Jan 3, 2018
“Curry rice”
May 23, 2017
“Biggest restautrant but missing local flair”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
494 Taketomi, Taketomi-jima Taketomi-cho, Yaeyama-gun 907-1101, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

The curry for the curry rice was superb - flavorful and rich. So good I slurped all the excess up. Not many places to eat on the island but this is one good spot.

Thank TengKiat
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Biggest place in the village and therefore most likely to be open. Extensive menu but lacks the local flair compared to other restaurants. Could be crowded in peak season.

Thank Endre1234
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Came here after a nice bicycle ride around the island. We ordered the hamburger rice set (pork patty and beef patty with cheese and tomato sauce) with rice, and the tempura noodle set. The hamburger patty set is quite a comfort food. They are not...More

Thank jensen0811
Reviewed October 4, 2016

Visited during off season. The place was crowded but the food was good. They only accept credit card if the amount is over 3000JPY.

Thank George A
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

There aren't many restaurants on Taketomi and finding one that's open is sometimes a bit of a mystery! Kanifu had a good wide selection on the English language menu. We had the three meat special and tempura set. The meat wasn't bad but not great...More

Thank henrystclair
Reviewed July 6, 2015

You won't find many selections on Taketomi Island. You'll find good food here considering the options available to you on the island. The hamburger steak (Ishigaki Beef) is excellent. The restaurant is conveniently located in the middle of the island. Don't be limited by the...More

Thank Joowick
Reviewed October 21, 2014

I can't say that there are many choices when it comes to restaurants on the island. Well at least not nearby where the water buffalo carts are. This restaurant is about a 5 minute walk from it. We basically passed by this whilst taking the...More

Thank Edmund H
Reviewed October 18, 2013 via mobile

The food here is absolutely gorgeous, highly recommend. We had pork curry - our favourite dish of the night, and definitely our top 3 dish during our stay in japan. We also tried the local beef with salad - better than carpaccio and the grilled...More

Thank Alvee306
Reviewed October 13, 2013

Ishigaki beef salad and pork cutlet rice both superb. Only downside was that it was a wee bit warm inside (only fans) but not too bad.

Thank steveamcb
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 494 Taketomi, Taketomi-jima Taketomi-cho, Yaeyama-gun 907-1101, Okinawa Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Okinawa Prefecture  >  Yaeyama-gun  >  Taketomi-jima Taketomi-cho
  • Phone Number: +81 980-85-2311
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