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What’s wrong with Japan? 5 Cilantro Restaurants Across Japan

What’s wrong with Japan? 5 Cilantro Restaurants Across Japan

May 16, 2019
Originally used across a wide range of cuisines to boost the aroma of a dish, cilantro (pakuchi in Japanese) has recently taken Japan by storm as the centerpiece of the meal!
We are here to introduce five cilantro-centric restaurants from all over Japan that will make you want to eat till you are sick of it!

1. Thai Yatai 999

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In a space reminiscent of Thailand itself, you can taste the salad that will make you fall in love with cilantro all over again.
It's the one place with portions so big that you will fill up no matter how many people dig in!

Dynomite Cilantro Salad (Dynomite Pakuchi Salad) 999JPY

タイ屋台999(カオ・カオ・カオ) 新宿店(THAI YATAI KAO KAO KAO)

Address 東京都新宿区新宿3-11-6 エクレ新宿
Directions 新宿三丁目駅より徒歩3分
Business Hours 11:30-14pm, 17pm-24am (Mon-Fri) 12pm-15pm,17pm-24am (Sat,Sun,Hol)
Shop Holidays Open all year round
Phone Number +81-3-6380-6083
Web Site URL


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Satoko Horiさん(@jasmine_sand)がシェアした投稿 -

Crispy chicken and fresh cilantro couldn't go better together!
Just raise your hands and shout, "Paku paku pakuchi~!" to get a free side of cilantro.

Crispy Paku Fried Chicken (Sakusaku Paku Rinchi) 1,100JPY

PHAKCHI JO'S (パクチージョーズ)銀座店(PHAKCHI JO'S)

Address 東京都中央区銀座5-8-9 BINO銀座 3F
Directions 銀座駅A3出口より徒歩3分・新橋駅より徒歩10分
Business Hours 11am-23pm
Shop Holidays irregular holidays
Phone Number +81-45-263-8905

3. GOGO Pakuchi

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The cilantro is piled so high up in here that you will be bursting… with energy! You are sure to get hooked on the all the soups with their deep, cilantro flavor!

Cilantro Chongqing Hot Pot (Pakuchi Mara Hinabe) 1,999JPY (per person)
*Available to parties of 2 and up

パクチー料理専門店GoGoパクチー(GOGO PHAKCHI)

Address 大阪府大阪市中央区博労町4-7-3 T3SHINSAIBASHIビル B1F
Directions 地下鉄本町駅21番出口より徒歩7分・地下鉄心斎橋駅3番出口より徒歩7分
Business Hours 11:30am-2pm(Tue-Sat,lunch) 17:30am-11pm(L.O 10:30pm)
Shop Holidays Mon
Phone Number +81-6-6251-5892

4. Asian Shokudo George's Recipe

The infamous Wakayama Ibu Biton Pork served with cilantro is an explosion on the tongue. It's all-you-can-eat, so be sure to eat all you can!

Thai-Style Coriander Barbeque (Thai-Style Pakuchi Yakiniku) 2,480JPY
※Reservations limited to two parties per day


Address 大阪府大阪市西区南堀江4-19-6
Directions 西長堀駅A-7番出口より徒歩2分
Business Hours Mon-Sat 11:30am-15pm(L.O.14pm) 18pm-24am(L.O.23pm) / Sun 18pm-24am(L.O.23pm)
Shop Holidays Thu
Phone Number +81-6-6536-1830
Web Site URL

5. Vietnam Bistro asiatico

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When Fukuokans think cilantro, they think of this!
Their homemade raw pasta kneaded with fresh cilantro is an unrivaled masterpiece.

Cilantro MAX Homemade Raw Pasta (Pakuchi Zanmai no Jikasei Pasta) 1,280JPY

ベトナムビストロ asiatico(VIETNAM BISTRO ASIATICO)

Address 福岡県福岡市中央区大名1-2-31
Directions 西鉄福岡(天神)駅より徒歩10分
Business Hours 12pm-2am
Shop Holidays Mon
Phone Number +81-92-725-6684
Web Site URL