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Wa Yamamura

2-11-15 Shibatsujicho, Nara 630-8114, Nara Prefecture
+81 742-33-0102
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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2-11-15 Shibatsujicho, Nara 630-8114, Nara Prefecture
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

This lunch would have been just as incredible were it three times the price--but for a mere $56 per person, this was perhaps the best value meal of all time for us. We had dinner the night before at Kitcho in Kyoto Arashiyama--our favorite meal...More

2  Thank Bill R
Reviewed 17 April 2018

This restaurant is located in a small ally way hidden in the residential area near Shin omiya station. Visa concerige made a reservation for us literally 3 weeks before our trip (we were lucky!) The restaurant offers 3 types of Kaiseki Ryori starting from 85000...More

3  Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 9 March 2018

It was a cozy and beautiful restaurant located in a quiet neighbourhood. Very attentive and friendly staff who would do their utmost to introduce you to their dishes as well as the utensils used to serve the food. You get to keep the colour-printed English...More

1  Thank halconnen
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Located in an alley near Shin Omiya station, this restaurant might not look like much but it has 3 Michelin stars since 2011, and is surprisingly quite affordable! (My dinner course is 10500, Visa concierge made the reservation for me about 3 months in advance.)...More

1  Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 13 December 2017

This is a small Japanese restaurant, located at a small street. It is so popular that it is full almost every night (The local Japanese customers told me that). If you do not speak Japanese, you had better book your seats via hotel concierge ....More

2  Thank BendsonChu
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

You must make a reservation a few months in advanced to dine at this restaurant. If you want to see the master at work then ask for the leftmost seats at the bar, this is where he prepares the dishes. There are a couple of...More

3  Thank Counterfeiter
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A good place to have fresh seafood at a very reasonable price. Ambience and service are good too. Recommended to try.

Thank yeoc468
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I was in love with food and the service they provided. Food was amazing! I will definitely come back to this restaurant! Brilliant!

1  Thank Kenjidarock
Reviewed 20 May 2017

First of all, here is my scale for rating: - 5 points: Means please cancel your reservation elsewhere. This is a "must go" place. - 4 points: Means this is a place you should try. - 3 points: Well if you have no 4 or...More

Thank Vahid F
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Really top notch. Value was already clear with the very first course. They however could do better with better quality coffee at the end of the meal.

Thank evehp1
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13 January 2018|
Response from Lotuspearl |
Apparently, they don't have.
12 November 2017|
Response from evehp1 | Reviewed this property |
There are several set menus at different price points for lunch. Higher price = more courses,generally. Not a la carte. Good stuff, enjoy!
Jennie K
4 March 2015|
Response from evehp1 |
yes, reservations were required at lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-11-15 Shibatsujicho, Nara 630-8114, Nara Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Nara Prefecture  >  Nara
  • Phone Number: +81 742-33-0102
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