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Rikyu Sendai Station

1-1-1 Chuo, Aobaku, Sendai 980-0021, Miyagi Prefecture
+81 22-214-3255
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good53%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beef tongue” (14 reviews)
“curry” (2 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Barbecue, Grill
$$ - $$$
1-1-1 Chuo, Aobaku, Sendai 980-0021, Miyagi Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 27 October 2017

Location is perfect, for travellers like us just passing by Sendai, this place is perfect. The queue is not long. The taste is great, we have tried several others restaurant, but so far this still the best. Cons : like many other beef tongue restaurant,...More

Thank Johan G
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Kinda reminds me on Tokyo, it's really a great place to eat and shop. So much shopping all attached to train station and and every restaurant you can think of and many of the same kind. I ate at coin soba place called Soba Mori...More

Thank Garry H
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Man this place ruined Sendai tongue for us! Everything we ordered was chewy and too salty. And we love tongue! We were so disappointed. A much better place....Tsukasa right by Daiwa Roynet Hotel.

Thank pigletthepug
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

It's true that the food is not bad here, and if you are just coming to sendai for the beef tongue it's very convenient to eat here but I would recommend to explore sendai and find a different shop. This is by far not the...More

1  Thank Niclas_Wett
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

OK, location. If, like me, you've wandered around and around the walkways then STOP. The place you are after is in the station at the front and on level 2 (not the 3rd floor, that's British) in "beef tongue street" or, wait for it because...More

1  Thank Karl_Ward
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I went here with my boyfriend recently and we both had one of the beef tongue set menus - it came with a dressed salad with a bit of cured beef on top, a bowl of sticky white rice, a plate of sliced beef tongue...More

Thank Charlotte R
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Location on the 2nd floor of the Sendai JR station, along the beef tongue street. This is one of the best ones along the street. Do not go to the basement for set meal ! I think only those in the street have the beef...More

Thank Guan T
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Grilled beef tongue is not on most lists but give it a try. It has a bit more texture than beef but the grilled taste is delicious. There is no mineral aftertaste like organ meats. We had the 4-slice set with soup, salad and rice....More

Thank chitravelers11
Reviewed 29 November 2016

They offer many, many kinds of dishes related to ox tongue - so everyone can enjoy something. The taste of the ox tongue only was very thick, tender and juicy. The pickles that accompanied it were very spicy! The tsukune with the raw egg was...More

Thank Vanessa Y
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

3 to 5 minutes walk from sendai station. Located in small 'shophouses' , but best in gyutan I've ever taste . Try their special gyutan. Worth it, ask medium rare if u like . You will have the beef taste melted in your tongue. Mmm........More

Thank Suwandi D
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Questions & Answers
Mindcool K
6 April 2017|
Response from Vanessa Y | Reviewed this property |
No, I don't think so ... as far as I can remember, the restaurant mainly focuses on dishes using Ox tongue. If you want pork then "tonkatsu" (pork cutlets) restaurants are better.
Lawrence Chan &... C
23 January 2017|
Response from Guan T | Reviewed this property |
10:00~22:30、Last Order 22:00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 36
Japanese, Barbecue, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-1-1 Chuo, Aobaku, Sendai 980-0021, Miyagi Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Tohoku  >  Miyagi Prefecture  >  Sendai
  • Phone Number: +81 22-214-3255
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