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13-21 Sennichicho, Kagoshima 892-0843, Kagoshima Prefecture
+81 99-224-7634
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“black pork” (9 reviews)
“shabu shabu” (8 reviews)
“kurobuta” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian
££ - £££
13-21 Sennichicho, Kagoshima 892-0843, Kagoshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

This shop claims to have invented kurobuta (black pork) shabu-shabu Food is good. Pricey but portion is big. They gave us a private room as we have four kids. Conveniently located next to the shopping area.

Thank tpking
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Please ensure you book if you would like to come here. Cheapest set was ¥4500 or thereabouts but you get more than enough. This includes a large helping of veggies, sliced pork and noodles. Soup base was very tasty enriching the meat and vegetables. Servers...More

Thank Frances M
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Good food and service overall. Nice traditional shabu shabu that worth a try while in Kagoshima. They only serve set shabu shabu menu beginning with 4300+yen and upward. However for lunch menu they do serve tonkatsu set at 1880yen and a 3200+yen shabu shabu set....More

2  Thank chow48
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

I'm not a pork person, most of time I prefer beef. But this pork, is different, it's Kagoshima signature one and with shabu shabu, it's really so tasty! It worth a visit, have a try!

Thank Lynette0708
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I got a chance to taste a legendary "Kurobuta Shabushabu" on the 3rd floor (tatami room) of Ajimori. The staffs were friendly, and the tatami room was quite relaxing. The Shabushabu was, of corse, delicious, but compared with other restaurants of the...More

Thank Kimitaka S
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We enjoyed our meal at this restaurant. We had the black pork with veggies. You cook your own meat in a hot pot. They style is called syabu syabu. It was a set meal and we choose the basic one. Our total bill with wine...More

2  Thank SonomaRichard
Reviewed 26 April 2016

the service and atmosphere is good, they hire some English speaking staff, but seems too green, so a bit robotic, but they tried their best. Food is yum, but can't tell a huge difference with the other black pork. the soup has a rich flavour,...More

Thank yumioosh
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Walk 30 mins to try to find the place. When we arrived, it was fully booked on a Sat. Our bad. Missed out on the best pork shabu shabu in Kagoshima. However, the pricing is pretty steep based on what we gathered from the menu....More

1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Would highly recommend this place for anyone wanting to try out the famous black pork of kagoshima! The flavored soup enhances the taste of the pork even more!

2  Thank Glendon G
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Kagoshima is famous for its Black pigs. This was the best pork we have ever had. The flavored shabu shabu soup was magical in bringing out the pork flavor. Delicious from the first bite to the last!

2  Thank Tammy L
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Average prices
US$7 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13-21 Sennichicho, Kagoshima 892-0843, Kagoshima Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Kagoshima Prefecture  >  Kagoshima
  • Phone Number: +81 99-224-7634
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