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Main Dining Room Mikasa

#13 of 1,936 Restaurants in Nara
1096 Takabatakecho | Nara Hotel 1F, Nara 630-8301, Nara Prefecture
+81 742-26-3300
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
7 Apr 2018
“must try the dinner set with beef and lobster”
26 May 2018
“Food Great, But Wine List Stratospheric!”
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1096 Takabatakecho | Nara Hotel 1F, Nara 630-8301, Nara Prefecture
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

We chose to stay at the lovely and historic Nara hotel on the last night of our Japanese tour, so it seemed appropriate that we enjoy a slap up dinner at their elegant French restaurant to cap off our epic holiday. For the most part...More

Thank CKimoff
Reviewed 7 April 2018

the beef is the best i ever try. it is simple local japan beef but not wagyu or kobe... (those are too fatty). the sommilier is nice too. we really enjoy our dinner and anniversary celebration there.

Thank Maggie C
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This amazing hotel restaurant (frequented by the imperial family) harkens to a past that I'm not sure ever existed. The mix of history and cultures come together in a sweet wonderful way that doesn't seem to be part of this world. Is it from France,...More

Thank GrahamandLuis
Reviewed 24 July 2016

There is a choice between a western breakfast or the Japanese breakfast you cannot go wrong with either one. The service is warm and meticulous.

Thank JERRY690
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed at nara hotel for 3 days and had lunch the last day before departing for the airport. I mean the food tastes like a fast food restaurant on the highway in Europe. Economy class ticket beef curry on a low cost airline is...More

1  Thank Georgios F
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

Lovely beef curry and very nice local Chardonnay here. Professional staffs, foods are great and not overpriced at all for French restaurant. I can't ask for more.

Thank Danaiwat K
Reviewed 31 May 2015

We came to Mikasa just to try its famous beef curry, and it didn't let us down. The beef, the curry and the rice were all good, and most importantly, they were well integrated. The service could be improved but we care more about the...More

Thank mavaron
Reviewed 23 June 2014

The restaurant has a romantic setting with nice glimpse of a pond. The food was overpriced. We ordered chicken cutlet and "boiled" fish. The chicken was very mediocre quality and fish had about 4 bites and very little flavor. The most shocking were the wine...More

Thank Elenatrippro
Reviewed 16 June 2013

Mikasa has two dining sections. The large, high-ceilinged main dining room is a striking mix of Japanese and western. The coffered wood ceiling, hanging lamps, and wood framing of the walls, doors, and windows are all Japanese. The tables, chairs, table settings are all western....More

Thank LaBu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$133
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 09:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
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11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 09:30
11:30 - 15:00
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11:30 - 15:00
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07:00 - 09:30
11:30 - 15:00
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07:00 - 09:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 09:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1096 Takabatakecho | Nara Hotel 1F, Nara 630-8301, Nara Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Nara Prefecture  >  Nara
  • Phone Number: +81 742-26-3300
Mikasa, the Main Dining Room, has proudly served French cuisine since the hotel started. Its splendid traditional flavors can be enjoyed along with the extensive selection of wines in the room surrounded by masterpieces of art.
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