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Shinzaikechohigashi, Sakaiku, 590-0964, Osaka Prefecture
+81 72-233-1218
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
4 Aug 2017
16 Jan 2017
“Best Japanese Sweet”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Shinzaikechohigashi, Sakaiku, 590-0964, Osaka Prefecture
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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

The dessert here are ok... not as refined as in Kyoto. Service is lacking. Can skip if you have no time to wait in the queue.

Thank yeoc468
Reviewed January 16, 2017

On summer weekends the place is too crowded how famous it is, but it's worth each minute of wait! If you are not familiar with the japanese traditional green bean paste, the first look is disgusting, so don't look at it and try a bite,...More

1  Thank Lissa N
Reviewed January 6, 2015

They have one dish, a dessert that is eaten plain (in the winter) or with shaved ice (in the summer). The recipie is a family secret, and has been that way for hundreds of years. They are basically open (for the day) until they run...More

1  Thank Kozo S
Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

shaved ice with rice cake is good for summertime. many people are queued in front if the shop but don't worry line goes very smooth. you'd better go there if you have chance to visit Sakai.

Thank 講平 覚
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shinzaikechohigashi, Sakaiku, 590-0964, Osaka Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Osaka Prefecture  >  Sakai
  • Phone Number: +81 72-233-1218
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