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€€ - €€€Japanese, Asian
11 E 47th St, New York City, NY 10017-1919
+1 212-758-5909
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average22%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“miso soup” (8 reviews)
“katsu” (31 reviews)
“kurobuta” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian
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11 E 47th St, New York City, NY 10017-1919
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Although we are not Japanese we felt like we are in Japan again :) food is fresh and delicious, service is excellent. Basic and yummy. Free refill of rice and soup with lunch menu. Japanese beers and drinks.

Thank LichakR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in my awful Roosevelt hotel and it was quite a relief to find a typical average Japanese restaurant. Fed up of New York, I had the feeling in a while, to be in Japan. The taste of the food was different from the...More

Thank Thierry C
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Almost everything on the menu is katsu, mostly pork of different cuts and a few chicken selections. No place for vegetarians. The fact that almost every diner is Asian should be a testimony to the authenticity of the food. Choose the more fatty cuts of...More

Thank LynC270
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful place with authentic Japanese ton-katsu. There's another katsuhama on 55th but that's more like a bar. This is a nicer place with better food (imo). Oishii!

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We came here for dinner before getting to the sky panorama at Rockefeller Center. The eel katsu, vegetable kusi, Tuna salmon carpaccio were all delicious, served with steamed rice and the service was commendable. A lovely restaurant for a romantic night out.

Thank tony9tn
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This is one of our favorite Japanese katsu restaurants in NYC. Located on E. 47th, Katsu-hama's specialty is...you guessed it, Katsu! Try their Oroshi Free Range Chicken Katsu or their Oroshi Kurobuta Loin Katsu, and you won't be disappointed! Service is friendly and attentive, and...More

Thank Curt H
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

I went here decades ago when it was on the 1st floor. Great place back then and more upscale. Had many East Indian workers there that spoke fluent Japanese. Fast forward to today... it's located in the 2nd floor and looks more like a Japanese...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The food was good, service mediocre, but the icing was when we paid the bill. We tipped 15% excluding government tax, the waitress came back and told us our tip not enough and returned our bill. I thought that was rude of them to do...More

Thank Aaron T
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We had a jugs of beer which was probably the best thing we had here. We ate edamame, pork gyoza and spicy tonokotsu (like a ramen) all ok but nothing special.

Thank Tanya M
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Good affordable price for NYC. Average food but good service. I ordered fried chicken in Japanese style and didn't like it at all. The sauce was nice but chicken wasn't very good so hardly ate. My son had tonkatzu and he reckon it wasn't great....More

Thank Hosung J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 E 47th St, New York City, NY 10017-1919
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-758-5909
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