What a disappointment. The tempura was greasy and soggy. Waste of a meal. Some of the staff were very nice. One woman just couldn’t be bothered. Head elsewhere for your tempura fix.
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My Japanese husband loves the tempura here but I beg to differ...it isn't bad but I wouldn't recommend it. It isn't anything special to be really honest and both times I've been here, I felt quite underwhelmed. There are several other tendon shops in Asakusa...More
Visited this famous place for tempura with my wife on Sunday, November 19, 2017. The wait to be seated wasn't too long, but the wait for the food was. And, as it turned out, was not at all worth the wait. In my 20+ years...More
We came for lunch. There was a line to get in but it moved fast. We were seated in the front room, Japanese were escorted to the back rooms. I ordered one of the tempura plates and it was delicious although I prefer a lighter...More
The service was not up to usual Japanese high standards. We took a ticket and wandered around for 20 mins whilst waiting for a table - then they tried to seat us on the floor which we find too uncomfortable. The food service was slow,...More
I have eaten lots of great tempura but this was by far the worst tempura I've ever had. The batter was heavy and greasy with oil dripping as you bite into it and it was nothing like light and crispy batter that you can expect...More
Stumbled upon this place as there was a long queue outside and a good smell from within. Glad we did. Food was tasty and different to tempura we have had before. It wasn't greasy and meal for 2 with drinks came in at just over...More