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Atsuta Horaiken, Matsuzakaya

3-30-8 Sakae, Naka-ku | Matsuzakaya Nagoya South Bldg. 10F, Nagoya 460-0008, Aichi Prefecture
+81 52-264-3825
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“unagi” (59 reviews)
“grilled eel” (12 reviews)
“rice” (25 reviews)
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3-30-8 Sakae, Naka-ku | Matsuzakaya Nagoya South Bldg. 10F, Nagoya 460-0008, Aichi Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 118 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went at about 4:30 and got a seat within 5 minutes There is an English menu and food came piping hot not Long after The amount of eel covered the entire rice bowl and no rice could be seen Seasoning on rice is a bit...More

Thank chillipadichua
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On Tuesday, I went to the restaurant on 11:00 a.m. And get the queue time on 12:00 for lunch. It seem to wait around 1 hour.(if you come to restaurant it seem you will have lunch queue around 13:00^^) So we had to walk around...More

Thank pornchai_w
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I trust it should be a "must go" restaurant for someone who never come before. The grilled eel is crunchy, the eel sauce is a absolutely good for rice, it should no one to have rice left when you taste it. There are 3 ways...More

Thank Ray C
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Try the eel bowl, so call " Hitsumabushi ". Unique step to eat. Oh, don`t forget, expect to long queue up!

Thank 7yosee
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

First time I tried Unagi. I was amazing. We went there around 16:00 so there were few queue ahead from us. It's only 5 minutes wait. Green tea or ice water are complimentary. There's English menu and how to eat. Its pricey but worth to...More

Thank bymbymbub
Reviewed 31 July 2017

I have been to this restaurant several times, and their Unagi Meals are one of the best. However, it seems now that they do not state the origins of their Unagi any more while as before, they will state that they are Japanese. Also, their...More

Thank VictorT865
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We visited Maruya Honten which was rated number one 2 days ago. We decided to try Atsuta at Matsuzakaya departmental store to see the differences. Luckily we did not have to queue 90 mins as the first one. It was a short 15 mins queue....More

1  Thank chow48
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Very interesting meal where they have instructions to savour each portion different. The unagi rice is extremely tasty and portion is big! Wait could be up to 2.5 hours as we were told so go early to leave your name if you happen to visit...More

Thank PDH1989
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

I didn't have to queue. Contrary to reviewers here there wasn't many people at all. about twenty only? We all got in and got our food within ten minutes. The food was excellent and service was great.

Thank TJHan
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Hitsumabushi is a Nagoya specialty and served all over town but Atsuta Horaiken claims to have invented it. Hitsu refers to the bowl of rice the eel comes served in. There are multiple Matsuzakaya buildings: the restaurant is in the building with the electronics floors....More

3  Thank 95,814
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so g
12 June 2016|
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Response from TravelFreak168 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure regarding last order. Lines are going to be very long, so arrive during the offpeak times . 430pm was suggested. We were there 1045am for the opening, lines were so long. Was it worth it? Well, it's good... More
23 September 2015|
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What time does this Place close
29 May 2015|
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Response from Hedgiebunny | Reviewed this property |
I doubt they accept reservations. Hence I went at odd hours like at 5pm to eat dinner and there were actually people eating then! Sorry I can't remember the mall it was located at as a friend brought me there....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-30-8 Sakae, Naka-ku | Matsuzakaya Nagoya South Bldg. 10F, Nagoya 460-0008, Aichi Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Aichi Prefecture  >  Nagoya
  • Phone Number: +81 52-264-3825
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