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Kanikosen

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Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
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1-5-2 Yurakucho, Chiyoda 100-0006, Tokyo Prefecture
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+81 3-3509-6980
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Hong Kong, China
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279 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

I was recommended by a good friend of mine. We decided to try lunch because of the pricing. We arrived at 11:30am and we were seated right away. The seating area was very private. The service was excellent, the server even went downstairs to buy cigarette for me. Crab set lunch was very fresh and I recommended for someone dining... More 

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Perth, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

If you're ok with a teaspoon of crab in the crab salad and a hot stone for the beef that is cold when brought to the table then this is the place for you.

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Thank fomo8
Hong Kong, China
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156 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2016

The restaurant was highly recommended by our foodie friend who has visited Japan every year. We were amazed by entering the restaurant through its deco in very traditional Japanese setting. Food was excellent but $$$$, however, you will definitely find the value. Service was excellent with very traditional Japanese culture, very attentive. Tips: try both the crab set as well... More 

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HONG KONG
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

The restaurant is decorated with an countryside traditional ambience with stoned and slate path, a bridge, and little wooden/bamboo booths that emulate an outdoor sitting area. Service is impeccable. Our waitress came to change hotel towels for no less than 5 to 6 times throughout dinner. I lost count of how many times our tea was changed. We ordered two... More 

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Thank elmostoney
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

This review is long overdue. Been in this restaurant 4 times past two years. Ambience is perfect with traditional Japanese style decoration and interior. Food and service was excellent. Highly recommended !

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Thank Helen C
California
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72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2015

Thanks to TripAdvisor for helping me find this place. It's located in an office building, but the restaurant is decorated like a seaside Japanese outdoor restaurant. Crab (aka. kani) is the featured menu item, and my wife and I had a feast. Price is on the expensive side for me, but I still rate the overall experience as Very Good.

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Thank CaliforniaBear
Sydney
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2014

A wonderful surprise right next to The Peninsular where we were staying and recommended by concierge. On the 9th floor of an office building but decorated in magical Japanese garden setting with various rooms as well as communal eating area. Our family had an amazing meal probably the best as we are all crab fans and added to the course... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2012

Lovely place, lots of private rooms, very traditional Japanese style! Foods good service great! And good value! One of MUST GO restaurant!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$44 - US$88
Cuisine
Seafood, Sushi
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-5-2 Yurakucho, Chiyoda 100-0006, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Chiyoda>  > Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
  • Neighbourhood: Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3509-6980

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
Ginza is famous for being a trendy hotspot, but it's also a downtown area with shops that were founded over a hundred years ago. Department stores and luxury boutiques line the route from Nihonbashi to Ginza. It's a long established tradition to shop and stroll while the road is closed to traffic. Luxury hotels, world class cuisine from talented chefs, and a collection of glitzy clubs will make this area popular with anyone looking for a night out.
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