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Ibaraki's Best 30 Restaurants in Japan 2023

Here are the Best 30 Restaurants in Ibaraki, as rated by locals. Enjoy Kappou / Small dishes, Kaiseki, Tempura, French, Sushi, Italian and more!

2021.07.01

We have prepared 30 of the most popular and recommended restaurants in Ibaraki for you. From sushi to ramen, discover the best restaurants Ibaraki has to offer.

Disclaimer: Please note that this article is an automatic translation and may contain typos.

1. Tonkatsu Specialty Store Ton

Pork cutlet
2-1-6 Ayukawacho, Hitachi City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A tonkatsu specialty restaurant located in Hidaka City, Ibaraki Prefecture. The tonkatsu at this restaurant uses branded pork from Ibaraki prefecture. The popular roast tonkatsu set meal has a good balance of fat and lean meat, and is very delicious with a strong sweetness and umami. This shop is popular not only with locals but also with tourists.

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2. taverna hamburger

hamburger
1822-66 Mikawacho, Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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The signature menu item is the rare hamburg steak made with whole Hitachi beef. It is served in a well-done state, but it has a refreshing taste that brings out the flavor of the meat itself. There are also seats on the basement and second floor, where you can enjoy juicy hamburgers and steaks in a relaxed atmosphere. This is a popular restaurant with long lines even on weekdays.

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3. Coloring house Izumimachi Odori

eel
3-1-31 Izumicho, Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A long-established eel specialty restaurant in Mito. You can taste not only eel but also loach. The elegantly seasoned eel with no fishy smell is exquisite.

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4. Restaurant Otsu

French
1-5-4 Shiraume, Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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"Restaurant Otsu" is a long-established French restaurant in front of Mito Station. Despite being a deep building, the white-based interior and spacious space are overflowing with cleanliness. The cuisine is simple, bringing out the umami of the ingredients, and the sauce is close to it. You can enjoy the refined taste and delicate presentation.

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5. Nora's Cafe

Cafe
1-2-3 Midoricho, Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A cozy old house cafe. After retiring from teaching, the owner, Tetsuo Takase, refined his cooking skills at a culinary arts school and a French cooking class before opening Noraz Cafe in 2013. Inside the store, the unique texture of old wood and the natural light from the windows create a warm space. We use carefully selected ingredients such as pesticide-free vegetables and Okukuji eggs. This is a restaurant where you can enjoy lunch in a relaxed atmosphere.

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6. Trattoria e Pizzeria Amici

pizza
286-1 Teshirogi, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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An Italian restaurant where you can enjoy authentic pizza. A popular restaurant that is loved by locals for its delicious pasta and course dishes as well as pizza.

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7. Grilled Wagyu Restaurant Miwa

Grilled meat
1-309-4 Miwa, Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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Business hours vary depending on the day of the week, so we recommend checking and making a reservation before visiting. Also, it is far from the nearest station, so I think it would be better to go by car. There are many seats. There is also a large signboard at the storefront, so you can easily find it.

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8. heart

Seafood dishes, seafood dishes
987 Isohamacho, Oarai Town, Higashiibaraki County, Ibaraki Prefecture

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Located in the middle of the Oarai shopping district, this popular seafood restaurant is always busy. The recommendation is "Hama Shabu", which is also a specialty of this restaurant. You can also enjoy monkfish hotpot in winter.

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9. Alice's teahouse

Cafe
2-11-8 Umezono, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A cafe that stands quietly in a residential area. A tea specialty store in an open house, offering about 20 varieties of tea from all over the world. It is possible to taste tea with monthly lunches, handmade cakes and scones. The stylish space decorated with British style interior is very popular with women. Please spend a relaxing and healing time.

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10. Cafe La Famille

Cafe
911-1 Yuki, Yuki City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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It's a lovely shop with attention to detail. It was a very comfortable atmosphere to talk with customers. Healed. The food looks cute and tastes delicious.

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11. Ohama Maru Uoriki

Anglerfish
1-131 Izura, Otsu-cho, Kitaibaraki City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A seafood restaurant where you can casually enjoy fresh sashimi, seafood, tempura, and various other seafood dishes. In winter, you can enjoy Dobu-style monkfish hot pot.

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12. lettuce cafe

Cafe
2539-62 Ishigami Tojuku, Tokai-mura, Naka-gun, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A restaurant famous for its omelet rice, which is gaining popularity mainly among female customers. Inside the store, the seats are divided by partitions, creating a stylish atmosphere. For lunch, if you order omelet rice or doria, you can enjoy all-you-can-eat drinks, salads, and chiffon cakes, which is excellent value for money. Their signature dish, omelet rice, is fluffy and melty, and goes well with ketchup rice, which has just the right amount of firmness.

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13. Engine God

Sichuan cuisine
2-1-6 Sakuragawa, Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture Island Building 1F

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An authentic Sichuan restaurant with a reputation for being delicious. With more than 50 contract farmers and designated farmers, this shop is particular about delicious seasonal vegetables and ingredients such as organic vegetables and specially cultivated vegetables.

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14. cox

Cafe
448-1 Onozaki, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A hidden cafe with a concrete building that looks like a huge monument. You can taste modern cakes and food that taste and look good. Home-roasted coffee is also delicious.

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15. Jikuan

Soba
2162 Amaganocho, Hitachiota City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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The owner, Mr. Ogawa, is a restaurant where you can taste Seiro soba, which is said to be ``soba with all his life poured into it''. The soba has a strong aroma and the soup is dry. One of the representative soba restaurants in Ibaraki with many regular customers.

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16. to_

Italian
2-2-44 Izumicho, Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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About 7 minutes by car from Mito Station, dining where you can enjoy Italian and natural wine. There are plenty of dishes that go well with wine, such as freshly cut "pro shot" and "grilled wagyu rump and freshly fried french fries".

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17. Gotetsu Mukyoan

Anglerfish
1-3-27 Minamimachi, Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A restaurant where you can enjoy local cuisine. In addition to monkfish and puffer fish, there are other specialties such as Shamo-nabe, which is meat and vegetables simmered in soup stock made from Shamo, and Shamo oyakodon.

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18. Katsuyoshi Noan

Pork cutlet
3467-5 Honmachi, Moriya City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A tonkatsu restaurant in a renovated private house. The cutlet is slightly rare and the clothes are crispy and very juicy. I would like you to try the soft tonkatsu with sweet fat.

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19. Sansui

Anglerfish
2-2-40 Izumicho, Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A long-established local restaurant in Mito City. A restaurant where you can enjoy authentic anglerfish dishes. The voluminous hot pot that can be enjoyed even in summer is delicious and is used in various scenes.

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20. Kura Biyori

bread
38-1 Kaneda, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A bakery cafe with a Japanese taste, using the rice storehouse of an old folk house. Bread using natural yeast is sold on the 1st floor, and the 2nd floor is a cafe. There is also a terrace seat, where you can enjoy a leisurely cup of tea while looking out at the 1,500 tsubo garden.

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21. Daigo Cafe

Cafe
688 Daigo, Daigo Town, Kuji County, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A cafe opened after repairing and refurbishing an old merchant house that was over 100 years old. The omelet rice and apple cake are famous, but the food is also full of volume and delicious.

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22. kapian coffee

coffee shop
1949-11 Tsuda, Hitachinaka City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A coffee shop that locals want to visit again and again. You can enjoy not only lunch and cafe time, but also morning. Latte art cappuccino is popular for its deliciousness.

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23. Yamakyu

Izakaya
2-7-1 Jonan, Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A yakitori restaurant located near Mito Station. You can taste pure Nagoya cochin. One of the attractions is the wide selection of Japanese sake.

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24. Kujirasou Shiomachikan

Soba
2325-1 Nishiichicho, Hitachiota City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A popular soba restaurant located in Hitachiota City, Ibaraki Prefecture. The building, which used to be a bank in the early Showa period, has a tasteful exterior and interior. Soba noodles have a reputation for being very delicious in terms of aroma, taste, texture, and how they go down your throat.

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25. Cozy-cozy

Sri Lankan cuisine
Ozawa Building 2F, 2305-6 Wataricho, Mito City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A popular Sri Lankan restaurant. The smooth curry has a reputation for being spicy and delicious. The naan is thin and fragrant. You can also taste authentic Indian chicken and Sri Lankan chicken.

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26. Western-style Kasama confectionery Gruyère

cake
285 Shimoichige, Kasama City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A pastry shop located directly across from JR Kasama Station. There is also an eat-in corner where you can enjoy light meals such as pilaf as well as cakes. Popular store with cake buffet.

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27. Kobikian

Soba
3069-14 Higashiishikawa, Hitachinaka City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A famous soba restaurant located in Hitachinaka City. There are two types of soba noodles available: shredded soba and thick, flat country soba.

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28. eel

eel
1253-3 Kasama, Kasama City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A shop that inherits the secret sauce of the long-established restaurant "Tagawa" in Musashino City, Tokyo. The specialty is unatoro, which is eaten with sannen yam and grated yam.

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29. Omonmatent

Cafe
4154-4 Omonma, Toride City, Ibaraki Prefecture

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A cozy cafe attached to the gallery. Soup set and curry are famous and loved by locals. The coffee, which is hand-ground after the order is placed, is delicious.

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30. chocolate blanc

cake
1-15-1 Sengen, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture Ogihara Corporation 105

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A popular cake shop with many items that sell out in the afternoon. In addition to takeout, there is also a cafe space where you can enjoy delicious tea and cakes.

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The information presented in this article is based on the time it was written. Note that there may be changes in the merchandise, services, and prices that have occurred after this article was published. Please contact the facility or facilities in this article directly before visiting.