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Izakaya

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Japanese, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed April 25, 2019

I live in Austin and while there are a smattering of Japanese restaurants they are slightly annoying to me because they've either gone uber-hipster, too busy, or too expensive. I had called a couple of different places in Houston and we were able to get...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank SDCHIK2010
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

We had a great Sunday lunch at this place. The BEST dumplings! We also loved the spicy edamame and the Korean chicken wings. Service was fantastic! Parking isn’t a problem on Sunday.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank leeannf875
Reviewed January 5, 2019

Loved this place especially the bright wall designs. The food was amazing and really hit the spot. I really enjoyed the Ramen, the poke, bacon fried mochi and the fries topped with bonito, Japanese curry sauce and poached egg. Really good service.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jakebuckrogers
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Dined on a wet December 26 th and although we had booked ahead we were not surprised that the restaurant was quiet. We enjoyed a variety of starters including the seaweed salad, pork dumplings and pork skewers. Each of our party (5) then chose a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ianseabourne
Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

Yes, the food was quite good. The nasu dengaku was tasty, but on the small side. The agedashi dofu was pretty authentic. The One Cup nigorizake is sort of rare even in Japan, as most Japanese people choose the clear version of that brand. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank proddster
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Looks like a Japanese tavern. Variety of grilled items, poke bowls, and ramen available. The steamed dumplings and agedashi tofu were pretty good. Most plates are small and can be shared. Ramen bowl was big serving. Service was not. Waited long times for order taking,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dbinhou7511
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Me and my friend went here and we are vegetarian and vegan. We ordered the Izakaya edamame, which was really good.Very garlic-y which I loved. The Izakaya fries were good, but not the dip that comes with them. The 'poached egg' came on top of...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank SashaMurray
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

This place has been here for 3 years and this is the 1st time I have eaten here. Sorry I have not tried it because its very good. Lots of variations but concentrated in 4 types of plates. Ramen, poki, and vegetarian dumplings...all very good....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank glens183
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

I ordered the lunch “deal” of an agedashi tofu starter and tonkotsu ramen. The tofu was pretty good! The ramen arrived with a brick of solidified noodles in a flavorful but tepid broth, with an egg so undercooked that the white wasn’t even set. Not...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SingaporeStembers
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Excellent atmosphere and food. Octopus appetizers are out of this world. Great option for dinner. Open until late (which is not that common in Houston). Overall great experience.

Date of visit: April 2018
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