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Bowls Kamakura Honten

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Contemporary, Japanese, Seafood, Vegan Options
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2-14-7 Komachi, Kamakura 248-0006, Kanagawa Prefecture
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+81 467-61-3501
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Taipei
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

DONBURI a rice bowl meal with fresh veggies, a bit of meat, and a delicate soup type sauce, a glass of cold beer and good friends.....special. Bowls does not look like a traditional rice shop but it provides a fusion of east and west in its menu selection of rice and noodle dishes. The decor is modern and iconic (a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Not very traditional, but they mixed japanese style with western food. They sells pizza and don-buri in one place! You must try anchovy pizza!

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Paris, France
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Initially Bookmarked the place , after having seen it on Lonely Planet. Helpful Staff, Nice setting, but with a limited menu to Donburi Bowls, I was expecting way more... I tried the Roasting Tuna Bowl, Medium Set Size for 1580 Y. Including a Tiny Octopus Salad, Miso Soup & a cup of Green Tea A bit pricey compared to what... More 

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Thank Ali C
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Great food but be prepared to possibly wait a long time! Took 2.5 hours for a few pizzas and salads...I would try this place again because the food was really good, I'm hoping maybe they were just understaffed the night I went.

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Thank Karen E
Paris, France
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107 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

This restaurant was a true relief after a day visiting Kamakura. The food is healthy, tasty, inventive and cheap. The atmosphere is cosy and the music is good. And they have free wifi!

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Thank muparis
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

Cafe Restaurant. Japanese DONBURI style. Whitebait DONBURI is Kamakura's most famous bowl. You must try it!!

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Thank AFROHS
Yokohama, Japan
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2015

It's a nice place, with various table type. Menu is a very simple formula, 4/5 choices, 3 size, and 3 dishes. Quite big quantities also. English menu, english speaking. Location is good.

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Yokohama, Japan
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62 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2014

One of the few large restaurants in Kamakura. Very good food. Very limited menu so don't look for a large menu selection. Website shows a bigger menu than what was available at lunch. Lunch specials are good. Only gave this 4 stars because it is a little pricey, even by Kamakura standards. Very efficient restaurant with a very unique drink... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2014

If you are looking for best kamakura restaurant, go bowls. Very nice relaxing restaurant. People are nice and the location is super that you can't miss.

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Thank Pero58
Tokyo, Japan
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2014 via mobile

Fantastic little place on the main drag in Kamakura just a few blocks from Hachimangu Temple. Had the smoked salmon bowl set which included ratatouille starter followed by wonderful miso soup and a heavenly donburi bowl filled with aromatic rice, smoked salmon, and ripe avocado. A beverage accompanies the meal - green tea is excellent. Staff is wonderfully kind, there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 9
Cuisine
Contemporary, Japanese, Seafood, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-14-7 Komachi, Kamakura 248-0006, Kanagawa Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Kanagawa Prefecture  >  Kamakura
  • Phone Number: +81 467-61-3501

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?