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Pengin Shokudo

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199-1 Okawa, Ishigaki 907-0022, Okinawa Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 980-88-7803
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Most dishes are small, but it's not too expensive. There is a wide range of dishes that looks good, not regular (for us) and very tasty. It's very easy to understand and choose the dishes with the English menu and pictures. Also The atmosphere is very calm and warm, so we had great dinner at this place.

Thank nitzkatz
Okinawa Prefecture, Japan
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2013 via mobile

We showed up without booking. No problem. The waiter took out a menu in English and with pictures. He even introduced us to today's specials in basic English. We ended up ordering from the menu and what we could see on the tables around. Good food and decent size dishes. The waiter even took time to explain the dishes we... More 

Thank Yoopo
Nagoya, Japan
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2013

Tasty, well priced food. A bit hard to find as you need to know the name in Japanese but worth the effort.

Thank Melissa1c

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 27
Chinese, Asian, Pub, Healthy
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199-1 Okawa, Ishigaki 907-0022, Okinawa Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Okinawa Prefecture  >  Ishigaki
  • Phone Number: +81 980-88-7803
In2000,a wife,Airi,from Tokyo and husband,Gyoho,from China
opened a restaurant,Pengin Shokudo,in Ishigaki Island,Okinawa.
With our motto"Shoku wa nuchi gusui,"meaning that
food is the medicine for life,we are offering Ishigaki local
vegetables,original fresh noodle,and our original dishes
based on the recipes taught by local old men with long lives
and recipes from all over the world.

We never use any chemical seasonings in cooking any dishes.

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