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#22 of 8,343 Restaurants in Sapporo
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3 Nishi, Minami-3jo, Chuo-ku, Sapporo 060-0063, Hokkaido
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+81 11-222-8940
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Restaurant has a lot of hidden cost - u pay Yen500 per person for a small appetizer which was not optional for you. You will not even be informed of that before. Grilled food like the hoke and squid taste plastiky. Really very expensive for a subnormal dining experience. A bowl of ramen elsewhere should have given you a more... More 

Thank SophistrySin
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

If I could have eaten here every night I would have. It is small, smokey, crowded and next to impossible to reserve a table without the help of a native Japanese speaker, but all this adds to the charm of the place. Never experienced any of the rudeness or unpleasantness others complain about. When we went the first time we... More 

Thank Carcharodon
Fremont, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We went to the downstairs location and it was fully booked. They told us to try upstairs, it's the same restaurant, but you have to go outside and go to the 2nd floor. The hostess on the 2nd floor was nice enough to squeeze us in for an one hour slot. The place was packed with locals and a bit... More 

Thank tsy101
Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

I'm not sure what one reviewer meant when they were turned away rudely without a seat as this place is packed every night and even if they're 'not busy' yet they get busy real fast with people who have already reserved. Knowing this I had Visa concierge book me a table months in advance because I did not want to... More 

Thank KeylimeAvocado
Tokyo, Japan
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117 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

This restaurant is excellent! The ikura don is delicious and excellent value; I would recommend this to any visitor in Sapporo. The staff are friendly and the previous reviews saying they don't like foreigners aren't true - I didn't feel this at all - quite the opposite. Must do!

Thank majicka
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104 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

I guess they don't like gaijin or something. We went and asked for a place two people and he basically told us to go away. It was early and they were not busy. Only been treated like this one other time in all our trips to Japan. Unless you have Japanese friends to take you or are Asian and speak... More 

Thank JRwisconsin
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

I love izakayas, especially those frequented by locals and where part of the fun is figuring out what's going on. We didn't have to do so much of that when we visited Hachikyo because we went with two lovely Japanese ladies as our guides. The great thing is that it was their first time there too, and we all ended... More 

3 Thank Vincent C
Singapore, Singapore
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

This place was recommended by local friends and it certainly did not disappoint. It was great service by passionate people, authentic food with freshness that you will not have in Spore. best was the atmosphere when they brought about the highlight... Ikura Don. Ikura is not sticky when it's fresh! Certainly not to be missed.

Thank Suannkhor
Manila, Philippines
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178 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

We visited Hachikyo in summer 2014. My family had a nice time. Our main purpose is to eat いくらどん (ikuradon) its a bowl of rice topped with salmon egg. We enjoyed watching the guy while he was pouring all those yummy salmon egg. It was very fresh, taste soooo good and relatively cheaper compared to other places (not all restaurant... More 

2 Thank Fulltimeglobetrotter
Sapporo, Japan
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2013

staffs are so friendly and great food. one of hard place to make booking but it worth it. if you visit sapporo, must to go

Thank 72max

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
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  • Address: 3 Nishi, Minami-3jo, Chuo-ku, Sapporo 060-0063, Hokkaido
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Hokkaido  >  Sapporo
  • Phone Number: +81 11-222-8940

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?