Tempura is very tasty dish- with crust outside, juicy from the inside. Because of all of these characteristics, it is very popular and known, all over the world, just like sushi. There are so many recipes for tempura online, but the best tempura you can try is only in Japan. In case that you are in Ginza, and you want to try this wonderful dish, we will recommend you 10 best restaurants, where you can enjoy in this specialty.
1. Tempura Kondo (てんぷら 近藤)
At 115 m from the Ginza is a diner serving great tempura. Tempura Kondo is a great place for a meal, with bar counters. The staff is very friendly and tempura is delicious.
Address: 5-5-13 Ginza Chuo Tokyo
2. Tempura Iwai (天冨良 いわ井)
Tempura Iwai is a wonderful restaurant, with great and friendly staff, fluent in English. Flexible menu and a highly qualified chef promise a lot of pleasure for your senses.
Address: 7 Chome-4-5 Ginza Chuo-ku, Tokyo
3. Tenichi (天一 本店)
Tenichi is a small, tastefully decorated restaurant, main branch for one of the oldest tempura restaurant group. It is open even on Sundays and except tempura also serving ten-don (tempura bowl), but only for lunch. It has a capacity of 40 seats and very reasonable prices for delicious tempura.
Address: 6-6-5 Ginza Chuo Tokyo
4. Tempura Ippou (天ぷら 一宝 東京店)
Tempura Ippou is offering a wide choice of yummy tempura. This restaurant continues more than 100 years; it is established 1850 in Osaka. Tempura Ippou has beautifully arranged space with 4 private dining rooms, and 3 with bar counters.
Address: 6-8-7 Ginza Chuo Tokyo
5. Ginza Tempura Abe (銀座 天ぷら 阿部)
This tiny restaurant is serving one of the best tempura in Tokyo. 40 m from Ginza Station, in Ginza Tempura Abe, you will try really yummy tempura, fresh prepared and tasty.
Address: 4-3-7 Ginza Chuo Tokyo
6. Tenkuni (銀座 天國 本店)
Why not miss Tenkuni tempura, when you are in Ginza? Reasons- they are preparing special Edomae style tempura, in light oil, on affordable prices. Except that, the interior of this restaurant is comfortable, stylish, perfect place to relax and enjoy delicious Japanese cuisine.
Address: 8-9-11, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
7. Tsunahachi (新宿つな八 銀座松屋店)
Tsunahachi restaurant is one of the biggest chains in Japan. You will find this restaurant only one-minute walk from Ginza station. If you need a place to rest and eat after a busy day, pick this one and try their amazing tempura.
Address: Matsuya Ginza 8F, 3-6-1, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
8. Ten Asa (銀座 天あさ)
Ten Asa is a small restaurant in a traditional style, with a tasty, great prepared tempura. It is very popular, so it is necessary to book a place if you want to eat there, especially at lunchtime.
Address: 8-7-19, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
9. Hisago (ひさご HISAGO銀座三越店)
The kids are always invited to a cute little restaurant Hisago . This restaurant is also offering dishes for kids and great tempura. If you want to enjoy the view you can do it from here, because this restaurant has the amazing view.
Address: 4-6-16, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
10. Ginza Uhei (天ぷら 銀座卯兵衛 銀座インズ店)
Ginza Uhei is a small tempura bar, where you can enjoy in rich and tasty tempura at affordable prices. It is a one-minute walk from Subway Ginza Station so you couldn’t miss it.
Address: 3 Chome-1, Ginzanishi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
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Information in this article is as of November 2016. Refer to the official websites for the latest information.
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