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Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Japanese, Diner, Soups
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7 Rue Bellecombe, 69100 Villeurbanne, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 52 50 44
11:30 - 22:00
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Tue - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We discovered this restaurant last year and it has become our favorite spot for Japanese food ever since. We absolutely loved their Fried Ramen with Stir-fried toppings, their Tonkatsu and also their delicious Green Tea Tiramisu. The staff is lovely and helpful as well, even though some of them don't speak French fluently. I can't wait to come back for... More 

Thank QTrang D
Diksmuide, Belgium
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120 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We arrived without reservation and got a warm welcome (yes I do speak very well French). Fantastic sashimi, miso soup was with French mushrooms and wasn't that good. Good selection of beers!

Thank Tallulah S
Leuven, Belgium
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232 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2015

We had a reservation for 4 and upon arrival there was no table available and we had to wait a long time before it was, so why do you accept reservations if you can not keep a table free ? The place was packed and when its not a big place everybody was sitting in each others plate. Staff very... More 

1 Thank WimLeuven
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2014

A friend and I met here during lunch time. The place was packed and we didn't have a reservation, so we found a spot outside. Since it was so hot and sunny, we asked if the awning could be pulled down. After 2 waiters said "non", we finally found someone from the kitchen who was willing to do it. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$78
Japanese, Diner, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
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Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Rue Bellecombe, 69100 Villeurbanne, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon  >  Villeurbanne
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 52 50 44

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