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Honda Ya Japanese Restaurant

Map & Directions 556 El Camino Real
Tustin, CA 92780
  • Japanese
  • Mon-Sat 5:30pm-1am, Sun 5:30pm-12am
  • All Major Credit Cards, cash
  • Kid Friendly, Takeout
  • Dinner, Late Night
  • Beer/Wine, BYOB
  • Accepted
  • Lot Available, Street


OC Weekly's Description

Slip off your shoes and sit cross-legged in the tatami room for that
authentic Richard Chamberlain-in-Shogun experience, even if your legs lose circulation before the food arrives. And then order like you've never

seen a teriyaki bowl before. The list is long and illustrious. Just about
everything Honda Ya grills, steams, stir-fries, deep-fries and stews is a buffer for
the ample amount of Japanese ales and sakes you'll throw back with the
abandon of a salaryman after a hard day. Yakitori is the specialty of the
house, a subset of the kushiyaki that threads onto wooden skewers every
part of the chicken, from neck to tail. Gizzards squeak like edible
plastic; dark meat is paired with scallions. All are flipped
ever-so-carefully just slightly above white-hot coals called bincho tan, a
premium fuel that that imprints on the morsels a smoky carbon sweetness.

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Tips from foursquare

  • First M. on 01/19/10

    Yakitori's (skewered and coal-grilled meats & veggies) are their specialty and the best here. Try the special heart or any bacon-wrapped skewer.

  • Adam B. on 10/10/09

    get the takoyaki, it's delicious

  • Daniel p. on 01/27/11

    if Ur here, Ur so close to acropolisRecords office

  • David W. on 11/25/09

    Get the garlic greens. They rock!

  • Adithya N. on 11/02/12

    Make sure you wear socks! You're going to have to take off your shoes for the floor dining xD

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