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Udon Bakaichidai

1-6-7 Tagacho, Takamatsu 760-0063, Kagawa Prefecture
+81 87-862-4705
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“udon” (7 reviews)
“butter” (3 reviews)
“kama” (2 reviews)
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06:00 - 18:00All hours
1-6-7 Tagacho, Takamatsu 760-0063, Kagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

Takamatsu is THE place for udon in Japan and the homemade udon at Bakaichidai were a great first dinner in town. I chose the hot ones in broth and green onions and they were fast to arrive, tasty and cheap.

Thank beppo81
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Walked there 5:45am in the morning to wait for the restaurant to open at 6am, already 10+ people lining up! Lucky that we are can walk straight in as first round....ordered the signature Kama Butter Udon, with some tempura side dishes...very good taste as it...More

Thank Gloriaecoli
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Went at the recommendation of a random taxi driver, and he wasn't wrong. They have lineups most of the day, but the turnover is fast so we were in and out in under 30 minutes. They're famous for their original Kama Butter Udon - udon...More

Thank saikou
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Place is located at the main road, no trouble finding it. This is old-school restaurant, fairly cheap. Mostly workers seem to come here, but I saw also few suit guys comming from work. There doesn't seem to be any english menu or even picture menu....More

1  Thank Michael N
Reviewed 16 October 2015

If you like salty food, Udon Bakaichidai is a good choice, but it can be overload if you do not. The noodles are firm and good, but the broth is overwhelmed by the salt so there is not much flavor. Try the kake udon since...More

Thank Lara N
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Grab the butter Udon... Its so good!! Its a small place and people line up for it... But that's because its really good.... Tempura is also fantastic!

Thank ShikokuJack88
Reviewed 16 May 2015

Udon Bakaichidai (Big Idiot) is a very popular little local establishment about a ten minute walk east of the local serving Kawaramachi train station. Don't let the line deter you from working your way in and enjoying the local sanuki udon. These are thick toothy...More

1  Thank Handmark
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-6-7 Tagacho, Takamatsu 760-0063, Kagawa Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Shikoku  >  Kagawa Prefecture  >  Takamatsu
  • Phone Number: +81 87-862-4705
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