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Rikyu Sendai Station

€€ - €€€Japanese,
1-1-1 Chuo, Aobaku, Sendai 980-0021, Miyagi Prefecture
+81 22-214-3255
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good51%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef tongue” (15 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Grill
€€ - €€€
1-1-1 Chuo, Aobaku, Sendai 980-0021, Miyagi Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 20 March 2018

We went there for dinner. The shop was small but packed with customers, especially visitors from Taiwan. Many customers with baggage visited the shop. They must be travelling to another city after the meal or just arrived Sendai by train before meal. We ordered one...More

Thank HK C
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Beef tongue? sound weird but tasty! and the origin of BBQ beef tongue is at Sendai, Sendai station has got many good choice of bbq beef tongue, and many ARE good choices, Rikyu is a good choice You can watch your BBQ tongue serve in...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Location is perfect, for travellers like us just passing by Sendai, this place is perfect. The queue is not long. The taste is great, we have tried several others restaurant, but so far this still the best. Cons : like many other beef tongue restaurant,...More

Thank Johan G
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Kinda reminds me on Tokyo, it's really a great place to eat and shop. So much shopping all attached to train station and and every restaurant you can think of and many of the same kind. I ate at coin soba place called Soba Mori...More

Thank Garry H
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Man this place ruined Sendai tongue for us! Everything we ordered was chewy and too salty. And we love tongue! We were so disappointed. A much better place....Tsukasa right by Daiwa Roynet Hotel.

Thank pigletthepug
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

It's true that the food is not bad here, and if you are just coming to sendai for the beef tongue it's very convenient to eat here but I would recommend to explore sendai and find a different shop. This is by far not the...More

1  Thank Niclas_Wett
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

OK, location. If, like me, you've wandered around and around the walkways then STOP. The place you are after is in the station at the front and on level 2 (not the 3rd floor, that's British) in "beef tongue street" or, wait for it because...More

1  Thank Karl_Ward
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I went here with my boyfriend recently and we both had one of the beef tongue set menus - it came with a dressed salad with a bit of cured beef on top, a bowl of sticky white rice, a plate of sliced beef tongue...More

Thank Charlotte R
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Location on the 2nd floor of the Sendai JR station, along the beef tongue street. This is one of the best ones along the street. Do not go to the basement for set meal ! I think only those in the street have the beef...More

Thank Guan T
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Grilled beef tongue is not on most lists but give it a try. It has a bit more texture than beef but the grilled taste is delicious. There is no mineral aftertaste like organ meats. We had the 4-slice set with soup, salad and rice....More

Thank chitravelers11
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Mindcool K
6 April 2017|
Response from Vanessa Y | Reviewed this property |
No, I don't think so ... as far as I can remember, the restaurant mainly focuses on dishes using Ox tongue. If you want pork then "tonkatsu" (pork cutlets) restaurants are better.
Lawrence Chan &... C
22 January 2017|
Response from Guan T | Reviewed this property |
10:00~22:30、Last Order 22:00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$36
Japanese, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-1-1 Chuo, Aobaku, Sendai 980-0021, Miyagi Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Tohoku  >  Miyagi Prefecture  >  Sendai
  • Phone Number: +81 22-214-3255
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