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Maekawa

#130 of 4,244 Restaurants in Taito}
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2-1-29 Komagata, Taito 111-0043, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3841-6314
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good59%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“unagi” (2 reviews)
“skytree” (2 reviews)
“eel” (5 reviews)
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2-1-29 Komagata, Taito 111-0043, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Eel dishes restaurant which has long history in Japan. You can enjoy traditional and authentic eel dish course. For me, taste so so. The view from this restaurant is excellent. 鰻の専門店。古典的で本格的な鰻料理を楽しめます。わたし的には味はまぁまぁかな。でもレストランから眺めるスカイツリーは絶景でした。

Thank 顕 山
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We ordered a few dishes, eel was not really the best taste I have tasted and I think is overpriced, service was very rush even thou only about 5 table seated, atmosphere was good because you can see the river and sky tree

Thank Shinzkylu
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Una-jyu is a unique Japanese food that places broiled eel on top of rice and served in a lacquered square vessel. Maekawa has been serving this dish here for close to 100 years. Eel was broiled very light. Una-jyu tasted excellent. In my opinion, service...More

Thank NineDragons
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The environment is good if you would like to experience the traditional Japanese style. I requested window side and the view of Skytree is great. The food is delicious and the eel rice is good although not the best I ever had in Japan. I...More

Thank Den L
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

It's the month of having Unagi, which means eel in Japanese, for longevity. As such following Japanese culture we went to this 200-year old Unagi house. We didn't expect it's good view of Sumida river. I checked with my Japanese friend what criteria they would...More

Thank legomate
Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

Unluckily I am not at all fond of eel, but this place is quite famous for it. Wonderful views of Sumida river and Tokyo Sky Tree. Very good service

Thank Dr_cooke
Nearby
Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
...More
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  • Address: 2-1-29 Komagata, Taito 111-0043, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Taito>  > Ueno, Asakusa
  • Neighbourhood: Ueno, Asakusa
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3841-6314
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