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Japanese: Yakitori

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Torisho Ishii Description

Torisho Ishii stands as a beacon of culinary excellence in Osaka, recognized for its award-winning Yakitori and diverse chicken dishes. Guests are welcomed into an exceptional dining experience, with Chef Yoshitomo Ishii and his adept team at the helm. Not only does the restaurant offer impeccable yakitori, but the chicken broth ramen also stands out as a must-try. For those venturing to Osaka, a visit to Torisho Ishii, with reservations, promises a memorable experience.
The menu is tailored to a set course, but diners are given the freedom to choose from four types of finishing dishes. Beyond just poultry, the course seamlessly integrates elements like mushrooms and roots, ensuring a varied dining experience. A standout dish is the 'Hatsumoto,' the joint between the heart and the liver. The presentation matches the caliber of the food, with dishes elegantly served on fine plates. Every dish, whether yakitori or otherwise, echoes the precision and subtlety of a high-end Japanese establishment. The meticulous grilling of the yakitori, paired with playful finishing touches, underlines the restaurant's reputation. As many would attest, Torisho Ishii is not just any yakitori restaurant; it's a Michelin-starred institution that has carved its mark as one of Japan's finest.

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Torisho Ishii Overview


1f, 3 Chome−11−4, Nishitenma, Kita Ward, Osaka 530-0047


+81 (0) 67-708-7864


5 minutes walk from Naniwabashi Station

Operating Hours

Seating Times:
Mon-Sun: 18:00, 21:00

Payment methods

Cash, VISA, AMEX, Master Card, JCB, Diners Club

Restaurant Features

Reservations Required


Stylish Interior

Sake Selection

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Torisho Ishii Reviews

Torisho Ishii Google Average Rating



What a special place! The set menu was fantastic and Chef Yoshitomo Ishii and his team were extremely welcoming. Amazing yakitori and the chicken broth ramen was delicious. Worth a trip (reservation required) while you are in Osaka.


Translated from Japanese:
A wonderful yakitori restaurant that represents Japan
The restaurant and the dishes that make you feel the genealogy of super famous Japanese cuisine are the highlight.


Translated from Japanese:
The yakitori here is really delicious!
Not only yakitori but also a la carte dishes are substantial,
Everything is exquisite
The generals and staff are very polite, and I can spend a very comfortable time every time.

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