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2-2-12 Asakusa, Taito 111-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-5828-8833
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bento box” (14 reviews)
“seven courses” (2 reviews)
“bento sets” (3 reviews)
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2-2-12 Asakusa, Taito 111-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I first walked by Kikko during my previous trip to Tokyo and was intrigued by the juxtaposition of the old house and the bustling street. Somehow, I couldn't forget about it and reserved a table for my family during recent stay in Asakusa. It was...More

Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We ate a relaxed multicourse meal here and really enjoyed ourselves. The atmosphere is quiet and calming. Food is very traditional Japanese and excellent. The service was smooth and extremely friendly. The musical entertainment was just right. Not too long and not too intrusive, and...More

2  Thank Shantap
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Surprise, surprise! In one of the most crowded, most touristy places of Tokyo, there is this totally un-touristic, down-to-earth, traditional restaurant that is actually more of a performance hall :-) Their location is a small Japanese wooden house. Very old school, very charming and very...More

2  Thank Kamen_777
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Very good Japanese cooking with a few tourists. Tradional Japanese music by the owner himself. For our group of Dutch visitors he played our national anthem, Wilhelmus on his Japanese guitar. Try it!

2  Thank Eric P
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

A cosy restaurant with amazing atmosphere. I was there for lunch,and it was a great experience. Food was great, owner was very hospitable, and the ambience was breathtaking. I was there while they were performing Shamishes. traditional Japanese instrument,and before the show I got the...More

2  Thank Goran M
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. We have been travelling in Asia for 3 weeks and this was by far the best dining experience of our trip. Owner was gracious and put on a great musical show along with the best food we have had on our...More

2  Thank dougkarl
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Please note this restaurant is called "Waentei-Kikko". A perfect evening. Wonderful owners, authentic Japanese atmosphere, delicious food, and a shamiesen performance by the owner! He even played the Star-Spangled Banner for us. You will love your visit here!

1  Thank Flaker26251
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We were looking very much forward to eating there during our various stays in Asakusa and Ueno. The first time we arrived shortly before 20h00 since Trip Advisor indicated the restaurant was opened till 21h00. We were told we could not eat as the restaurant...More

1  Thank Elisabeth C
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Food, service, ambient, and performance. All in one. Not too far away from Sensoji temple in Asakusa, lies a quiet little restaurant, dimly lit. We read about this restaurant online and decided to give it a try. Remember to book beforehand and you will get...More

1  Thank eywchan
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Had a set menu, lovely combination of traditional Japanese food. Food was of a very good quality. Extremely friendly staff, husband and wife team. Staff had a small amount of English, enough to get by. Credit cards were accepted. Had a show half through meal...More

1  Thank Westyone2
Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
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7 September 2017|
Response from lawminjc | Reviewed this property |
About US $70 per person without drinks
30 August 2016|
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Response from FreqBizTraveler87 | Reviewed this property |
Just got back this month and we used a credit card at Kikko with no issue and in fact used our Amex or Visa in almost all locations we traveled including a trip outside Tokyo to Mt Fuji area. Many smaller places don't... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-2-12 Asakusa, Taito 111-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Taito>  > Ueno, Asakusa
  • Neighbourhood: Ueno, Asakusa
  • Phone Number: +81 3-5828-8833
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