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3-13-26 Marifumachi, Iwakuni 740-0018, Yamaguchi Prefecture
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+81 827-21-1339
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Yokohama, Japan
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285 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I found this restaurant in the main street just out of the Iwakuni station, a 5 min walk (maybe they have moved from the originally reported map?). I went for lunch and the nam is a big size one. They have 3 types of set menus (750 to 1,000yen at lunch time) as well as individual plates. It was a... More 

Thank williefil13
Attard, Malta
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

This was my favorite Indian Restaurant in Iwakuni. They sell individual dishes or platters for 2+ people. The guys are from India and speak English very well. I'd go here at least once a month and would fly back just for their food!

Thank Andholl
Yokohama, Japan
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69 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Good food. Nice setting. Not overpriced. I love Indian food and this place met my standards. I'll go back if ever in iwakuni.

Thank Todd W
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Super Friendly service from everyone at the restaurant. We received three flavorful meals at a great price.

Thank todd c
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

When I was stationed in Japan, we ate here all of the time. My favorite was and still is the soft but crispy garlic naan and chicken saag, spicy level 6 or 7. We're back again visiting and the food is still amazing! They have cleaned up the place a bit too, and I'm sad we won't have enough time... More 

Thank Adrienne L
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

The food was great, friendly staff. Butter chicken, cheese nan, Tandoori chicken is the best. Oldest indian restaurant in Iwakuni since 2000.

Thank Narender P
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Food is great, staff is very friendly, and chefs are top notch! I have visited Ganesh several times this year and always a treat.

Thank Bob H
Iwakuni, Japan
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53 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2015

This is not one of those places I would have visited had it not smelled absolutely mouthwatering as we passed by. The restaurant is very small, especially at the entrance where things were flat out uncomfortable, but still we were willing to risk a bit of comfort to experience the food. The food was good although I was disappointed with... More 

Thank Okininjakitty
Machida, Japan
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2013

This restaurant has great curry and other Indian foods. The coconut and garlic nan breads are my favorites.

1 Thank hikokijason
Iwakuni, Japan
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25 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2012

Great Indian cuisine. The naan was made right in front of us and was delicious. I felt it was a little pricey based on the amount of food we got. The restaurant is a small whole in the wall off a covered mall.

1 Thank swee12

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-13-26 Marifumachi, Iwakuni 740-0018, Yamaguchi Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chugoku  >  Yamaguchi Prefecture  >  Iwakuni
  • Phone Number: +81 827-21-1339

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