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Kaiten Karatoichibazushi

5-50 Karatocho, Shimonoseki 750-0005, Yamaguchi Prefecture
+81 83-233-2611
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good29%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“fugu” (2 reviews)
“conveyor belt” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi
$$ - $$$
5-50 Karatocho, Shimonoseki 750-0005, Yamaguchi Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Can get a wide variety of sushi and other dishes for a great price. I like their chawanmushi. Be warned that they only take cash.

Thank Erica J
Reviewed 30 June 2017

It is very delicious sushi -go-round restaurant in a big and famous fish market. The taste is very good, but the price is very high.

Thank Sosyokugakihon
Reviewed 21 December 2016

The restaurant is above the fish market and busy - write your name and size of party on the list by the front door and you will be called when a space is available. Sitting at the bar with conveyor belt service of sushi and...More

Thank SimonJ68_UK
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I chose this place because there were nice comments for this place. I was right! It may be a little pricey compared with the other conveyor-belt sushi restaurants, but the quality compensates it. In fact, I went to this place with my British friend. Both...More

Thank tadJapan
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely dinner of sushi in Shimonoseki fish market. It is in the second floor of the fish market building. Staff very nice and they speak a little bit of English. Fast service. Variety of sushi made with fresh fish.

1  Thank Maria C
Reviewed 18 January 2016

I lived in Japan for a year and I ate a lot of sushi. In my (humble) opinion, this was the best that I had. The selection and variety of the sushi was second to none and my friends and I always had enjoyable times...More

1  Thank mitch29685
Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

This place is popular, so I recommend getting here early and don't forget to write down your name on the sign in sheet. What can I say? Some of the freshest seafood around. Yes, it's conveyor belt sushi, so it's no Jiro, but the selection...More

1  Thank Mathew T
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Located on the balcony of the Karato Sea Market, this restaurant makes the perfect lunch spot if you visit on a weekday, when there isn't much going on downstairs. Unbelievable bargain for sushi of this quality. They also serve whale dishes if you're so inclined...More

1  Thank cocuye
Reviewed 18 September 2014 via mobile

I ate here based on a Lonely Planet review. I was excited to eat sushi/sashimi from a restaurant above a Japanese fish market. When I arrived for lunch at 12:45 it was packed. There was a 15-20 minute wait. Once seated, I took my place...More

Thank backpacker31
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US$9 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-50 Karatocho, Shimonoseki 750-0005, Yamaguchi Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chugoku  >  Yamaguchi Prefecture  >  Shimonoseki
  • Phone Number: +81 83-233-2611
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