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Obbligato Chatan-Branch

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3-1-10 Mihama, Nakagami-gun, Chatan-cho 904-0115, Okinawa Prefecture
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+81 98-926-1888
11:00 - 23:00
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Bucharest, Romania
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51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2014 via mobile

Great meal, my enchilada platter included hash brown potatoes and a fried egg. I also had an order of chicken taquitos. Everything was fresh, tasty, and my meal arrived quickly. Good value for the price, adequate parking, I will definitely go back!

Thank MrsV_11
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2014 via mobile

I went here expecting just average Mexican food, but it was not even that good. I will say the carnitas meat was good but everything else was pretty bad. From the weird mix of stale flat tortilla chips and too-puffy fresh chips to the marinara sauce salsa, it was like a parallel universe of Mexican food. The margaritas are made... More 

1 Thank OkiStaceFace
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1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

Family and I where heading home from the beach and passed this place. Wife said she wonders if they had good salsa and chips. So after deciding that we would go with the expectation of being let down but still hopeful we gave it a try. I will say this we went there with low expectations in hopes it could... More 

1 Thank Matthew S
Sagamihara, Japan
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154 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2014

VERY tasty. Great carnitas, wonderful tortillas, awesome enchiladas, crunchy tacos. They've got everything you could ask for and it's all at a reasonable price.

Thank Carter G
Okinawa, Japan
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186 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2014

Poor service, flat out gross fiord, not sure how this place is still in business. Mike's TexMex or Chili's are a much better bet than here. Dos Manos near gate 2 street has most authentic Mexican food.

Thank LHPUSAviaOki
Okinawa, Japan
Level Contributor
46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2013 via mobile

I guess if you are looking for ok mexican food then this maybe the place for you, but it is not exactly authentic

Thank josephk82
United States
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138 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2013

I think most other people who have had "true" Mexican food would agree that Obbligato's is not quite that.....true Mexican food. We have been here 2 times and both myself and wife said we probably wouldn't come back as we have found some other restaurants recently that serve excellent Mexican food on the Island. I think for me the rice... More 

Thank globetrotterswannebe
Okinawa, Japan
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 December 2012

Even though this place has a clean atmosphere it just didn't meet up with the mexican food criteria. No beans. The mexican rice was steamed with mixed veggies thrown in and everything seemed to have a soggy appearance etc, etc,. Was not impressed in the least and was glad when it was time to go - phew!

Thank ta52571
Okinawa, Japan
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70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2012

That being said, many others love this place. I just find it to be a not-so-good version of a Mexican restaurant.

1 Thank Christine B
Stafford, Virginia
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262 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2012

One of the only mexican type resteraunts on the island. Good food and service but not completely authentic mexican. Their refried beans are not quite the same as in southern arizona. About as good as it gets for mexican food in japan.

Thank rocknryry

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
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Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-1-10 Mihama, Nakagami-gun, Chatan-cho 904-0115, Okinawa Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Okinawa Prefecture  >  Nakagami-gun  >  Chatan-cho
  • Phone Number: +81 98-926-1888

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?