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“Delicious vegetarian okonomiyaki”
Review of Okaru

Okaru
Ranked #26 of 2,240 Restaurants in Nara
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Japanese
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

We stumbled upon this place heading back to the train after visiting Nara park, and I am so glad we did. The food was delicious! They had several vegetarian options as well as meat options for my boyfriend so we were both happy. The service was great as well.

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

The four of us had the supreme oknomiyaki and akashiyaki. It was super fun and delicious! The portion was so big and there was so much pork and steak and seafood. I have had bad okonomiyaki before when there was just too much dough. This was though very good. They put lots of eggs and veggies and meat to ensure a good mix. They also mix it in front of you and cook it there. It was very tasty and inexpensive.

Thank Yu Z
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Visiting this restaurant was our best okonomiyaki experience in Japan. The meals were prepared on the grill at our table and the staff were really friendly. They had an English speaking staff member and English menu if required.
All the meals we got were awesome. Nice to find a place that easily accommodates groups of 4-6 as well!

Thank nzbronwyn
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Had lunch with the family and enjoyed two okonomiyaki and noodles. The place was super busy, but the staff were always very attentive and helpful.

The food was fresh and delicious and cooked in front of us, which was a great experience.

I managed to forget one of my belongings after leaving and one of the staff ran after me to return it - a classic “only in Japan” experience.

Thank ruski
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Lots of choices on the menu! We went for the special and the one with seafood. The okonomiyaki are cooked at your table and tasted delicious. You could taste the ingredients were fresh.

Remember to add the bonito flakes and seaweed powder to taste. I think those really give the whole dish that extra flavor that lifts it from good to great.

English menus are available although the staff don't speak a word of English. Staff was very friendly. The food and service were worth the wait.

Thank Nat_AMS
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