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Seafood Kaisen Izutsu

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$$ - $$$
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5-5 Kusunokimachi, Beppu, Oita Prefecture
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+81 977-22-2449
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Melbourne, Australia
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1,195 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 743 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Followed the map to this place. Map from hotel was pretty accurate. Arrived just before 6.30pm and the place was filling up fast on a Tuesday evening. It is at the end of the Ginza shopping street and Nagarekawadouri St. There were only 6 counter chairs and 5 were taken. My husband has long legs and reconstructed knees so he... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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455 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Wow, this place is amazing. A tiny restaurant, with traditional Japanese sitting on the ground and a few chairs by the counter. They don't have English menu but there are enough pictures to get by. We took the sashimi bowl at 980 yen, the one with some salmon caviar (Ikura) on top - the sashimi was so delicious, and the... More 

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Utrecht
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

Everything is right. So fresh fish, you can almost see your fish swimming in the small basins next to the entrance. So modest and friendly people. Also sidedishes, that belong to the menu, as tahu, misosoup are excellent and so fresh, we had nowhere before. And open on the sunday we visited the restaurant. Only hard to find. So, go... More 

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Thank Ad W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Try Kaisendon teishoku 海鮮丼定食 - 1058¥. It's super delicious and worth your money <3. The raw fish is fresh, their homemade sauce is one of a kind. Highly recommended.

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Thank Shiho H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

We stayed at Beppu for 2 nights (13-14 April) and decided to go out for dinner by ourselves for some sashimi. Followed Tripadvisor review for a short walk from our ryokan through a long arcade we arrived at the restaurant roughly in 10 minutes. Restaurant was quite small, but staffs were very friendly, though some were not able to speak... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Saw this restaurant by trip advisor recomendation and we loved it! Great fresh fish and variety and very good price for quality offered. Also, lovelly people work there! Worth the japonese expirience!

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Auckland, NZ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

Not elder friendly as second floor is rather steep. Had to beg fellow customers to give up leaning chair father. Excellent food, but recommend reservation on Tuesday to Saturday since they were out of most by Sunday. Reserve seats for 1st floor if when with elders

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015

Found this after navigating the neighbourhood. Great food at decent prices. They don't speak English and there was no English menu. Struggled to order, then found that the part-time staff there is a Japanese speaking lady from China whom we can converse with easily. Pay with cash only. Food was excellent, the best we had in Beppu. We were fortunate... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015

Got there at 11:30 and there were already 5 groups ahead of us. Had the lunch special, which was a chirashi don set with about 8 kinds of sashimi in it. It was so good and fresh. Also, had the fish balls and veggie soup for The kids. Broth was clear and had a great flavor. Service was quick and... More 

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Japan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

This place is frequented by locals-- with sashimi being the most popular item. Husband ordered a sashimi set (1500 yen) and I ordered the chicken tempura ..a regional specialty. It was quite edible and with two beers and a chu hi -came in at less than 4,000 yen (for two of us). Very casual --so if you are looking for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-5 Kusunokimachi, Beppu, Oita Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Oita Prefecture  >  Beppu
  • Phone Number: +81 977-22-2449

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