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#1 of 2,811 Restaurants in Sakai
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Shinzaikechohigashi, Sakaiku, Sakai 590-0964, Osaka Prefecture
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+81 72-233-1218
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 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, the flavor and the smoothness will catch your heart. Because of its freshness it is... More 

Thank Lissa N
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 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 out. Then they close. So, closing time is a 'moving target'. I'm always amazed at... More 

Thank Kozo S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 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 Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shinzaikechohigashi, Sakaiku, Sakai 590-0964, Osaka Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Osaka Prefecture  >  Sakai
  • Phone Number: +81 72-233-1218

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