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Itaru Honten

3-8, Kakinokibatake, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
+81 76-221-4194
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“grilled fish” (4 reviews)
“sea bass” (2 reviews)
“sashimi” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Seafood
$$ - $$$
3-8, Kakinokibatake, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Happened upon Itaru by chance and was immediately drawn in by the lively atmosphere as well as the huge number of locals who were eating there and so obviously enjoying their food. The set meal gives you the chance to sample many delights including outstanding...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We arrived in Kanazawa and headed here for dinner last night. All the food that we got were absolutely delicious and nothing to complain about. But we were disappointed with the service so this review will be about the why. We were given English menu...More

Thank wikki_pup
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Went here for an Izakaya experience, particularly looking for good seafood. Not disappointed. Enjoyed the sushi and sashimi with good wine and local beer. Plenty of options including local vegetable specialities. English menu available. Reasonably priced.

Thank PJL50
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I stumbled upon this place which was next to our hotel and saw it was full with mainly locals. That’s the way to choose a place in Japan full with locals and people queue outside. We returned there an hour later just to be told...More

1  Thank AmosBer
Reviewed 25 May 2017

My wife and I had an enjoyable dinner. We tried around 10 different dishes and all were fine. There did seem to be some confusion behind the counter with one of the cooks..maybe a trainee? We waited a long time in between dishes and at...More

1  Thank R C
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Squid in its own ink Stewed mushrooms Aji grilled with salt Duck jubuni Nodoguro (rosy seabass steam with sake Excellent chef an staff.

Thank Katyna J
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

The price is ok not expensive not cheep (but you have better price for sashimi, and menu, if severals people and it can became really cheep) it's really awsome people are really cool, the service is awsome and the food is sooooooooooo good 😁 so...More

Thank Yohann P
Reviewed 17 November 2016

The place opens at 5:30pm for dinner - I arrived 5-10 minutes before and there were already a couple of people waiting. I was dining alone and so was able to get a seat (the place is small with mostly bar seats). Either make a...More

2  Thank KC930
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The food was very good, specially the grilled fish (nodoguro) and fried shrimp. They have a good list of sake and the menu has some explanation about the sakes available. The ambience is very izakaya like: bar with stools, nice music. The staff speaks little...More

Thank Acsu1979
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We were there for a professional dinner.so we dined at sit-on-the-floor configuration.traditional Japanese. We had about 8 courses. all served quickly on time.each in its particular style. Delicious food in small portions that do not load you up at the end.Doric decor...Japanese ...this means only...More

Thank Yiannis D
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Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-8, Kakinokibatake, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Ishikawa Prefecture  >  Kanazawa
  • Phone Number: +81 76-221-4194
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