It is a famous shop where you can eat various kinds of pork cutlet. Recommended pig type is "Tokyo X".
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Located in an old Japanese bathhouse (which makes for a great environment for a meal!), Maisen serves the best tonkatsu meals you can find, including several varieties of Kurobuta pork. It is expensive, but worth every yen. Highly recommended, and when we visit Tokyo the...More
Service: ++ Food: ++ Atmosphere: -/+ Location: -/+ Price: + Wifi: + From the outside it looks fancy and expensive, but it's just a restaurant with really good pork based dishes. The most dishes are pork related. We tried two different ones and they both...More
Service is really good and the pork to die for. Tried the Katsudon and it was delicious. The best I had and I tried many tonkatsu places. Very filling and not expensive considering what you get. I'll definitely go back when I'm in Tokyo again.
Amazing experience. You are provided a menu (Japanese and English) that provides information about not only the different cuts of pork used, but also what breeder and area in Japan the pork is from and what its specific flavour profiles are. I've had similar experiences...More
Went here having read the review in the lonely planet guide. Restaurant was a little too well lit but the service was very good and the food was excellent, the pork menu was very extensive. I went for the fillet which was really tender and...More