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Garcon Ken

) #18 of 1,992 Restaurants in Nagasaki €€ - €€€ French, European
10-2 Dejimamachi, Nagasaki 850-0862, Nagasaki Prefecture
+81 50-7506-1955
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good27%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (10 reviews)
“carrot soup” (4 reviews)
“terrines” (2 reviews)
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French, European
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10-2 Dejimamachi, Nagasaki 850-0862, Nagasaki Prefecture
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Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

I get to Nagasaki twice a year. Garçon Ken is always on the list. Not always easy to get in, though. Hotel concierge can usually help out with reservations.

1  Thank dkirsh
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Restaurant was closed when we arrived hoping to have lunch as advertised on Tripadvisor. After visiting Dejima we noticed that the chef, Ken, was in the restaurant so popped our heads in to check out the menu. Scallop carpaccio and beef cheek stew brought us...More

Thank Rose2011085
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Eating here is a bit like visiting friends. Ken gave us good recommendations then retired to the kitchen to cook them. His pair of terrines were excellent and then we had some very tender beef with a good selection of veg. The French wines on...More

Thank RoamingJock
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely French meal and a fine Bordeaux after being recommended to visit. Ken is a great host and passionate about his food.

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 30 March 2016

A Wednesday evening in Nagasaki is a quiet night in Garçon Ken's. From the moment we walked in the door, Ken welcomed us warmly. Wonderful jazz vocals accompanied us all evening. Ken made recommendations from the menu: pan fried scallops followed by fresh vegetables and...More

Thank Una O
Reviewed 21 February 2016

This restaurant is behind Dejima on a dejima street and you can also see trams come and go through the window at the opposidte side. I ordered the most inexpensive set menu(US$29) and a decanter of white wine(USD10 Spanish?). The wine was very nice and...More

Thank Keizo
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Went to Garcon Ken after reading abt the place on Trip advisor. A small an cozy place across the Dutch Trading post at Dejima . Love the place and Ken himself was very nice to us. The food is outstanding and a cozy atmosphere ....More

Thank Lars O
Reviewed 6 December 2015

If you are looking for a French touch for your meal, do not hesitate a minute, Ken is the one. He is very friendly and talkative (fluent in English & French from his travelling). The restaurant is not big and you might have trouble to...More

Thank Dominyque
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

This dinner was one of the best on our trip. The restaurant is small - maybe no more than 5 tables so remember to make a reservation. Ken greeted us at the door and ran through the menu which was short but covered everything. The...More

1  Thank Canberra_Traveller
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

Great combination of Western / Asian flavours in a selection of dishes. Just got me a basmati risotto with truffles and foie gras - excellent!

2  Thank Dries B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10-2 Dejimamachi, Nagasaki 850-0862, Nagasaki Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kyushu-Okinawa  >  Nagasaki Prefecture  >  Nagasaki
  • Phone Number: +81 50-7506-1955
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