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Masamoto Sohonten

1-6-5 Azumabashi, Sumida 130-0001, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3622-6356
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Great knives but service could be a lot better

I've wanted a Masamoto for three years and finally decided to through down on a 210cm chefs knife... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2017
Wardog6
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I AGREE, VERY GOOD KNIVES !!!

Do not know enough to write "THE BEST ".... but, read various blogs and actually visited here... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2016
Flykuku
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Jan 24, 2017
“Great knives but service could be a lot better”
Jul 5, 2016
“I AGREE, VERY GOOD KNIVES !!!”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1-6-5 Azumabashi, Sumida 130-0001, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 25 January 2017

I've wanted a Masamoto for three years and finally decided to through down on a 210cm chefs knife last week. I also had a friend with me who wanted one for her mom. The knife was beautiful, well balanced, and very sharp. Love the overall...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2016

Do not know enough to write "THE BEST ".... but, read various blogs and actually visited here yesterday and Tsukuji Masamot today.... no comparison !!! THIS PALCE IS AWESOME...EXPENSIVE AND SEEMS TO BE TOP OF THE LINE....

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Reviewed 23 March 2016

Masamoto Souhonten makes the very best cooking knives in Japan. No question. They do almost all sales by mail-order, but there is a shop here at the company headquarters. Before you go: 1. Be prepared for the prices. Look at their catalog (see the website)...More

Thank Christopher L
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