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Ganso Motoyoshiya

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69 Asahimachi, Yanagawa 832-0022, Fukuoka Prefecture
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+81 944-72-6155
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Fukuoka, Japan
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We could try Yanagawa's original and traditional UNAGI here in this restaurant. The price is depends on the volume / peaces of UNAGI. I strongly recommend the special steamed UNAGI with rice in Japanese sweet soya sauce style, JPY3,900.- + tax. This menu is the simplest and the nicest. Of course the price is important, it seems a little bit... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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87 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Didn't wait long for my food as I reached the restaurant around 5pm. There were only 3 customers when I was there. They have English menu so no worry. Ordered grilled eel rice with additional eel in the middle. It cost 3,900 yen. Quite expensive as there was nothing else, just rice, eel and egg slices. According to guide book,... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We passed by this restaurant during our canal boat cruise. The end of the cruise is actually just a few minutes walk back to the restaurant. Our friend told us that this restaurant is 300 years old, and it made Yanagawa's Unagi no Seiro Mushi dish famous! The menu is quite simple. Basically, the steamed eel dish is all there... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

Their unagi rice tasted awesome. The unagi had a very nice burnt taste which was complemented by fragrant short grain rice. Even the green tea they served was good! Must try if you are visiting Yanagawa - even if there is a line to get a seat.

Thank Meshedpotato

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Restaurant Details

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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: 69 Asahimachi, Yanagawa 832-0022, Fukuoka Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Fukuoka Prefecture  >  Yanagawa
  • Phone Number: +81 944-72-6155

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