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Niwa Japanese BBQ

2939 Main St.
Dallas, TX 75266
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Niwa Japanese BBQ

Nick Rallo


  • Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Snack Food
  • Full bar
  • Patio/Sidewalk Dining
  • Metered Parking, Street Parking
  • Reservations Accepted
Niwa gave Deep Ellum a proper Japanese grill-it-yourself experience, with excellent meat cuts (grab the hanger steak and short ribs), solid noodle bowl appetizers and a plentitude of dipping sauces. Your platter of meats comes with handy labels for each type. Servers aim to pace the meal well and keep food coming like clockwork, though they’re not always successful.

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