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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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Iwakuni, Japan
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I had the Lamb Sag ( Spinach based curry ) it was great at level 7 spice. Not too spicy. The Garlic Nan was great. Cooked fresh in their oven, with just the right amount of butter and garlic. My daughter had a level 5 Chick Sag and plain nan. The loved it and my wife had the level 2... More 

Thank Gary2014
Iwakuni, Japan
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104 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Reasonably priced, generous portions of delicious Indian curry. Kid's plates available with large portions as well. You only need 1 nan for 2 people but you'll want more to try the different flavors! A parking voucher can be obtained at checkout and the service was always kind and quick. Don't miss a trip to Ganesh!

Thank dena f
Yokohama, Japan
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302 reviews
204 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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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 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 17 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
Anoka, Minnesota
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63 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 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 TheKathrynAnn

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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?