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Yoshizuka Unagiya

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2-8-27 Nakasu, Hakataku, Fukuoka 810-0801, Fukuoka Prefecture
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+81 92-271-0700
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11:00 - 20:30
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Thu - Tue 11:00 - 20:30
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50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant specializes in Eel and boy is it delicious! It can get very full so try to delay lunch to around 1:30 pm so that you won't have to wait for a table. One order of 6 pieces is good for one person only. Didn't get to try other dishes because unagi is what they are known for.

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Thank candy d
Jakarta, Indonesia
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Established in 1873, This restaurant served all about unagi. The location was close to my hotel in Canal City. I went there around 16.30 and had to wait for 30 minutes due to long waiting list. I ordered a set menu of grilled unagi (the signature dish) with rice and soup. The quality of unagi was premium. They grilled it... More 

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Thank TonnyPh
KL
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80 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Overrated and commercialised .. Eel rice is ok-ish not great. Do not understand why this place is no1 restaurant in Fukuoka

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Thank MMMKl
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1,021 reviews
978 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 814 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The unagi here is ok. For the price you paid. The eel served here are from farms and thus the meat is a little soft as compared to eel caught in the wild.

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Thank yeoc468
Fukuoka, Japan
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54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The unagi, eel dish here is so delicious. Crispy, flavorful, very well cooked. Very popular place so it is better to make a reservation, otherwise the wait could be pretty long. Be aware that credit card is not accepted, cash payment only.

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Thank Amy T
Seoul, South Korea
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I LOVE THIS RESTAURANT. I had the best unagid in kyusu area. They even sell their sause to go. it is very packed during weekend so I recommend to go during weekdays. I also recommend unaju instead of unagidon. it just tastes better

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Thank jkwon0717
singapore
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96 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

If you like unagi, this is the place for you. The eel is grilled until it is crispy on the outside but yet soft and tender on the inside. It id simply delicious grilled with no sauce or accompanied with their famous caramelised sauce.

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Thank lolikia
New Orleans, Louisiana
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Very tasty eels and luxurious atmosphere of the restaurant. Expensive but worth every penny. Approximately 40 - 50 US $/person. You may need reservation and they accept only cash. Great experience and unforgettable yummy foods!

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Thank tripadAHJ
Singapore
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I'm an unagi lover and the unagi here definitely lived up to my expectations! We arrived 10 minutes after opening and had to wait about 5 minutes for a table. The queue forms fast, so be prepared to wait a bit, however the line moves pretty fast too. Ordered the set with 4pcs of unagi, it filled me up fully.... More 

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Thank 506fayel
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We ordered the deluxe (6 pieces, 3K+ yen). The unagi was good, but not the best that I had. The unagi was somehow crumbly and the grilled taste was not there. Maybe we went on a bad day but the restaurant was not busy when we arrived. The grilled unagi that we had at Shiraishi Unagiya in the town of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 27
Cuisine
Japanese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:30
Monday
11:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:30
Thursday
11:00 - 20:30
Friday
11:00 - 20:30
Saturday
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-8-27 Nakasu, Hakataku, Fukuoka 810-0801, Fukuoka Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Fukuoka Prefecture  >  Fukuoka
  • Phone Number: +81 92-271-0700

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