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Katsuretsutei Shinshigai Honten

8-18 Shinshigai | 1F Hayashi Bldg., Kumamoto 860-0803, Kumamoto Prefecture
+81 96-322-8771
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“loin” (5 reviews)
“miso soup” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
8-18 Shinshigai | 1F Hayashi Bldg., Kumamoto 860-0803, Kumamoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is bigger restaurant to Japanese standard. It is modern and efficient and good value for money: only offers tempura dishes.

Thank 211Jeff211
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

No wonder this place is ranked 1st. The best friend pork I've ever had. Personally I recommend the pork cutlet, but if you link some fat with it, the loin is your choice! No matter how, both are very delicious!

Thank Hengchi_L
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

This place serves very high quality pork which was very tasty, but has the atmosphere and service of a food chain. In my opinion not a #1 in a TripAdvisor List....

Thank Merel V
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Give yourself a treat...Eat This! Best Katsu you'll ever experience. Crispy, tender, juicy all at the same time. It's definitely worth making a trip here for lunch. Use your GPS to locate it, else could be a little tricky as it's located a little off...More

Thank We_L0ve_H0tels
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The food is absolutely delicious! The restaurant serves very high quality of pork. We have been informed this is a local special breed. Apparently, this is a must-eat when you are in this area. We use Google map to find our way here. The restaurant...More

Thank pharmerfoo
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A 8 minute walk from our hotel Dormy Inn Kumamoto. We arrived at 6pm and there's no queue. English menu is available. Tonkatsu is excellent, complete with rice. The miso soup and shredded cabbage are served unlimited. Service was quite fast when we visited.

Thank sllim2015
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

The food deserves five stars, it is very fresh and high quality pork. There is also some nice extras, such as making your own dressing through the crunching of some seeds. Furthermore, meals are served with tea, miso soup and rice. Service is why I...More

Thank thijswes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Best tonkatsu ever. The queue is quite long. Write your name and then go walk around. Service is great. English menu available

Thank 809jint
Reviewed 12 April 2016

To our surprise, it took us less than 30 minutes waiting for a table even we got there during peak hours (around 7:30 pm). Luckily, this restaurant has English menu making it easier to order food without the help of google translate. As far as...More

Thank somchartlee
Reviewed 9 April 2016

We went there at around 7.30pm on Saturday, quite a big queue, i'd advise to get there earlier to put down your name on the list first then walk around the mall while you wait. Food was yum, the portion was good, staff were friendly....More

Thank Brett O
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8-18 Shinshigai | 1F Hayashi Bldg., Kumamoto 860-0803, Kumamoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Kumamoto Prefecture  >  Kumamoto
  • Phone Number: +81 96-322-8771
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