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Yakitori Tori Tamura

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2-19 Aburasakacho, Nara, Nara Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 742-26-7739
17:00 - 00:00
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Our hostel recommended this place. So glad we went. If you don't know the place it's easy to miss.. The food is so good.. and the staff is so friendly.. a must do in Nara.

Thank Elmar S
New York City, New York
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156 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

We came here at the recommendation from our hotel and couldn't have been happier. The place is really tiny but we were lucky to get seated by the bar. Please note that smoking is allowed at this place but they do have decent ventilation... We ordered various skewers and the meats were all very tender. One notable item was the... More 

Thank Mayonaka
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

We went to this restaurant after reading the trip advisor reviews. It was easy to find just north of the JR stop. The staff was very helpful and they have a menu in English. We ordered the recommended chicken Yakitori on the first page of the menu. I would not get this. It was flavorful with grilled onions but the... More 

Thank Pastanotes
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2015

Tori Tamura is a small restaurant with amazing food, fantastic atmosphere and wonderful staff! My husband and I ended up eating here every night during our stay in Nara. They have a local atmosphere with an english menu. The staff is super-friendly and helpful! Even though yakitori is meat-based, they also have plenty of options for vegetarians and a good... More 

1 Thank Nina S
Regina, Saskatchewan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2014

Wonderful small local bbq. Seating limited and Japan still smokes...yuck! But the yakatori was great. We had grilled eggplant, mushrooms, peppers wings, steak and amazing bbq rice balls. Simple fun with sake or beer. Nara is a must two day stop!

2 Thank Shavian

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-19 Aburasakacho, Nara, Nara Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Nara Prefecture  >  Nara
  • Phone Number: +81 742-26-7739

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?