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161 Toyozawacho, Himeji 670-0964, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 79-284-9898
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good48%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“hot pot” (2 reviews)
“fried chicken” (2 reviews)
“gyoza” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Asian, Pub
$$ - $$$
161 Toyozawacho, Himeji 670-0964, Hyogo Prefecture
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Gassai is not going to win any Michelin stars. I've rated it excellent because it executes what it is aiming for very well. Good Izakaya style food and drink at reasonable prices. Unlike a lot of similar places in Japan, it has an English menu....More

Thank GVancouver
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Delicious, reasonably priced food and drinks with a typical izakaya atmosphere. English menu was also available.

Thank eilselaj
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Good atmosphere , a little language barrier but easily rectified by another customer. Well priced and delicious . 0ne minute from my hotel .what else could you want 😊

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is again one of those typical Japanese style restaurants when you sit at the counter and they make the food right in front of you. The staff is very polite and they have English menu. They have a great variety of dishes mostly japanese...More

Thank boszibaba
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This small Japanese pub has some plates that maybe you won't find anywhere else, I've seen a guy having the boiled head of a fish for example!!! Even if they have some plates in English, I think they have much more in Japanese, when you...More

Thank Romangirl79
Reviewed 20 November 2016

18 /11/2016 we have eaten at Gassai twice and can agree with other reviewers who gave it a tick. We had fun and enjoyed the atmosphere the food was very good and the staff helpful and friendly , they are proud of their establishment and...More

Thank dennis m
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We tried the hot pod, the Gyoza and rice balls with salmon&sake. Each dish was freshly cooked and tasted excellent.

Thank sebschmitt
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We were lucky to get seats at the bar in this busy Japanese "pub". We chose a variety of dishes from the English menu, deep fried cheese, fried chicken and stuffed pancakes amongst others. Staff speak limited English, but we managed to eat well, drink...More

Thank Madkath
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed around the corner at the Dormy Inn and wanted somewhere close to eat as we were starving. We had four courses between the two of us on recommendations from the waiter and they were all delicious. Prices were very reasonable. Only issue was...More

Thank Jems61
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Drawn by the reviews on tripadvisor we had dinner at this place. Dinner was OK, nowadays they have a partial translatation of the menu in english. We werd advised by locals to try the hinepon (local special chicken breast) which was our best choice. 4...More

1  Thank eelcobuach
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Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Toyozawacho, Himeji 670-0964, Hyogo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Hyogo Prefecture  >  Himeji
  • Phone Number: +81 79-284-9898
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