Imakatsu opened its first overseas store in October 2014 in The Star Vista, and it is the only tonkatsu restaurant in Buona Vista area. We have Japanese chefs in The Star Vista store to deliver genuine Imakatsu’s tonkatsu experience from Japan. Here, you can enjoy the same tonkatsu experience that you can in Japan.
Featured in Michelin Guide Tokyo 2015
On December 2nd 2014, Imakatsu's Roppongi store appeared in "Michelin Guide Tokyo 2015" and obtained the Bib Gourmand status.
Imakatsu serves authentic Japanese katsu in a traditional setting, with stores in Roppongi and Ginza
Imakatsu opened its first outlet in June 2009, in Japan's most international area, Roppongi. In August 2013, Imakatsu opened its second store next to the Kabuki-za (in Ginza), a sacred palce for Japanese traditional arts.
The 4 Imakatsu characteristics: Frying skills
With many years of experience, Imakatsu’s chefs possess the culinary experience to choose the best bread crumbs which fully bring out the taste of the meat. In addition, our chefs are able to trap the meat juice within the bread crumbs and deep fry at varying oil temperatures to make tonkatsu surprisingly tender and juicy.
The 4 Imakatsu characteristics: Oil
Imakatsu experienced chefs possess the culinary expertise to deep fry at varying oil temperatures which produce surprisingly tender and juicy tonkatsu. This skill fully brings out the taste of the meat.
The 4 Imakatsu characteristics: Meat
Notably the Pork Loin from Kagoshima prefecture in Japan, we select only the best meat from all over the world.
The 4 Imakatsu characteristics: Rice
Beautifully cooked Japanese premium Koshihikari is a best match with our tonkatsu.