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Kamaasa Knife Shop

2-24-1 Matsugaya, Taito 111-0036, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3841-9355
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One of the best places to buy knives

Being in Japan it made sense to buy the renown knives the country has to offer. We were recommended... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kalpesh C
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London, United Kingdom
Great shop!

We were on a mission in search of a Chinese cleaver on Kappabashi Street when we came across this... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Joseph C
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London, United Kingdom
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2-24-1 Matsugaya, Taito 111-0036, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Being in Japan it made sense to buy the renown knives the country has to offer. We were recommended Kamaasa by a local in a cooking class and were not disappointed when we visited. The staff were extremely friendly and patient with us when we...More

Thank Kalpesh C
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We were on a mission in search of a Chinese cleaver on Kappabashi Street when we came across this beautiful knife shop. Everything was perfectly laid out and clearly labelled. The staff who helped us was very helpful and patient. We are very pleased with...More

1  Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I was given the herculeantask of buying japanese knives and whetstones for numerous friends back home. After doing my research it led me here to Kitchen City. The shop store are helpful and speak good english. They are a Tax Free shop, with the Tax.Free...More

Thank Jasen
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I had a great experience purchasing a handmade Japanese Chef's knife from Kama-asa. The sales staff was very helpful and informative and guided me to the best knife for my style and preference of use.

Thank Meezplz
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Kamaasa is a great store. They do not make the knives, but they sell good quality knives, and most importantly they provide information - which is important to someone who doesn't know much about knives. The person showed me about 10 chefs knives, and explained...More

Thank Furby076
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I read in the internet that there are two shops in the Kappabashi street recommended to purchase Japanese kitchen knives. I was at the other recommended shop but there were just too many customers and only one staff spoke English. I am glad that I...More

1  Thank kschook
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Following a lot of research prior to commencing this trip to Japan and having determined to buy good quality craftsman made knives it was not a hard choice to go here as all the research showed this to be one of the knife makers in...More

Thank DavidMMc56
Reviewed 30 November 2015

I visited Kamas a couple years ago and did not buy a knife and kick myself for not doing so. This time I made it a point to go back, also visiting others "K" store as well down the street but Kamaasa offered great service...More

2  Thank Russell1078
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

This is an amazing classy knife shop with many beautiful knives. We were after steak knives which they do not sell. We later realized that the Japanese do not eat pieces of steak the way we do in Australia. It is definitely the place to...More

Thank Tassiegirl111
Reviewed 18 January 2015

we loved getting our chef's knives here. Marina speaks English, French and Japanese, and really was incredibly helpful in guiding us to chose the right knives for our personal use back home. There are other knife shops at Kapabashi-dori, but this gave us the best...More

3  Thank disabled_jetsetter
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