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Asahi

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Decré - Cathédrale
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2 rue des Chapeliers, 44000, Nantes, France
+33 2 40 47 05 68
Today
11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
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Athens, Greece
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

We love Japanese cuisine and sushi in particular. This was probably the worst we've had. Tasteless, badly cut. We were 8 so we tried pretty much everything on the menu. Only the Make (the traditional wrap) was a bit acceptable (but not good). We also tried the meat they you cook on your own. Also really tasteless. It wasn't worth... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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142 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

The title basically covers it. My wife had the sushi which was OK but nothing special, I tried the babimbap which was good but had more rice than other ingredients. Still not bad and reasonable prices. If only French people would stop smoking on terraces...

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Wuhan, China
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

I went to eat there while I was staying for a couple of days in Nantes. Service is fast and the food is quite good, though their kimchi was quite tasteless (nothing compared to real kimchi!). But I would recommand their bibimbap. Price might be a little expensive, but you have a great portion so I guess it's ok.

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Paris, France
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2015

I went with some friends I have locally and we ate some sushi and Korean bbq (grill and everything) with some kimchi on the side and we all shared. The menu was pretty decent although it didn't have as much Japanese food as I wished it had. I hoped there was going to be a lot more variety but for... More 

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Nantes, France
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2014

Such a Nice area. Great terrace. Wide choice for menu. Really inexpensive. Service was so friendly, good explanations if unsure for choice. Child friendly. Oh, yeah...delicious!!!

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Singapore, Singapore
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2013

Last week, I was in Nantes (first time there) for an international conference and I met this Japanese businessman with his female staff who sorely missed their cuisine. So I chance upon Asahi and brought them there. The ambience was cosy and warm, definitely a place for laughter and chatting while feasting on not fanciful but pretty authentic Japanese food.... More 

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Newnan, Georgia
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144 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2012

We're on our 2nd week in France and have some great French food but were in the mood for sushi for lunch while in Nantes. There are a few sushi joints but we picked this one since it was crowded. Our lunch was good and the sushi and sashami were fresh and better than average. Prices are quite reasonable especially... More 

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La Paz, Bolivia
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61 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2009

I LOve it! VERY biGG menu with a lot of sushi , Makii and many other japanese stuff! The restuarant is in the crowded center of Nantes, you can dine outside while listening to artists playing music around the corners. Girls serving are "tres sympa" so also it's a good chance to learn Japanese! ;)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Korean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 rue des Chapeliers, 44000, Nantes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Loire-Atlantique  >  Nantes>  > Decré - Cathédrale
  • Neighbourhood: Decré - Cathédrale
  • Phone Number: +33 2 40 47 05 68

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