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Katsuretsutei Shinshigai Honten

8-18 Shinshigai | 1F Hayashi Bldg., Kumamoto 860-0803, Kumamoto Prefecture
+81 96-322-8771
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“loin” (6 reviews)
“miso soup” (7 reviews)
“tonkatsu” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
8-18 Shinshigai | 1F Hayashi Bldg., Kumamoto 860-0803, Kumamoto Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 11 April 2018

I came here with my daughter for lunch on the advice of TripAdvisor. We are so glad we came. The food was incredibly fresh and the pork was made to perfection! Superb service. We were both very happy after the meal.

Thank storm12345
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Spacious clean ambience, it's a two floor restaurant. Lots of customers but we felt we had our comfortable privacy. The lunch set including pork and shrimp was great, but the special premium black pig thick cut was something else. Loved the little grooved bowls and...More

Thank luckysojourner7
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We came for an early dinner, having read reviews of queues and got in straight away. The Tonkotsu was great, as was the chicken. There’s an English menu and the staff were very helpful

Thank Jo H
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent and service staff were friendly and helpful. Had the tenderloin while wife had the leaner cut. We appreciated the free flow lettuce and tea/coffee.

Thank Ernest W
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Visited for lunch with my family. We thought we were early at 11.15, but here were already 10-12 pax ahead in line. Good thing they have a waiting area inside the restaurant with a queue ticket machine. We got queue #7. At 11.30 sharp, they...More

Thank Esmond T
Reviewed 30 November 2017

This restaurant was recommend by both Trip Advisor and a Kumamoto friend to us. The three of us enjoyed a ¥1300 set meal of delicious tender crunchy tonkatsu, miso soup, rice, pickles and compulsory shredded cabbage. It was delicious. 100% recommended to fellow travellers.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The best Tonkatsu I ever have. Make sure you order the premuim pork. Very juicy. English menu is available and coffee is complimentary.

Thank scalopages
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Katsuretsutei is a famous Tonkatsu restaurant in Kumamoto, and therefore it is quite crowded. As we went there, we first took a number and waited about 40 minutes. But anyway it is worth. Their Tonkatsu is delicious, but it is really voluminous.

1  Thank Kimitaka S
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Together with my friend we wanted to have a nice dinner after coming from the rainy Aso caldera. We checked out few places but decided on this one. And we were not disappointed. The staff is very kind and we got the table right away....More

Thank CirilB
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Good place for a bite to eat. Famous for its pork and its nice and tender. They do have an english menu so you can order. You get to make your own sauce for the pork.

Thank Gareth V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$9
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8-18 Shinshigai | 1F Hayashi Bldg., Kumamoto 860-0803, Kumamoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu  >  Kumamoto Prefecture  >  Kumamoto
  • Phone Number: +81 96-322-8771
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