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Izasa Todaiji Temple

16 Kasuganocho, Nara 630-8212, Nara Prefecture
+81 742-94-7133
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good63%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
“nigiri” (2 reviews)
“somen” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
16 Kasuganocho, Nara 630-8212, Nara Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped by for lunch at this place. Some restaurant like this one expects you to order one main dish per pax. Food is good.

Thank kiki n
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped at this place for late lunch. Food is ordinary but good and value. The restaurant is nearby the Todaiji Temple.

Thank Ekawit P
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

A very good option for sushi in Nara!!! This restaurant has a great location and the place is neat and comfortable. It has a good view! The service is super kind and helpful. Menus in English and the waiters try to help you communicate The...More

Thank Gerardoverap
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Come here for the beautiful view and ambience. Service is good and prices are affordable. Food is ok too.

Thank yeoc468
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We were toured for free by a friendly tour guide, Masaki, who showed us around and for lunch he recommended this place. We had to wait an hour to be seated as there was a line, regardless, I was amused at the presentation of the...More

Thank ellas2234
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

This was honestly the first "real" sushi I've ever eaten (I was determined to try it in Japan), and it did not disappoint! I got the sushi and tempura lunch set and it was all delicious. The sushi wrapped in persimmon leaves had such a...More

Thank Lauren F
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Do write your name on the waiting list once you reached. You will be called accordingly to that list. The restaurant is right opposite Nara National Museum. Its first floor is selling sweets while the restaurant is at the second floor. We ordered a set...More

Thank tinglebellz
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you're looking for a light but good lunch inside Nara park then try Izasa. They specialise in Kakinohazushi (sushi wrapped in persimmon leaves) which is a specialty of Nara. The sushi is different from the nigiri or maki type sushi you typically get in...More

1  Thank Sihao C
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Some of the most beautiful and delicious we have tasted. The service staff was super attentive and friendly.

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 13 April 2016

We were in Nara for only 2 days last April and luckily, we met a wonderful guide who did listen to our requests and interests and took us to try the local speciality sushi called 柿の葉ずし or Kakinoha sushi at Izasa. Since Izasa did not accept...More

Thank CardyChan
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Kasuganocho, Nara 630-8212, Nara Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Nara Prefecture  >  Nara
  • Phone Number: +81 742-94-7133
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