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Yamatake Shoten

1-70 Sowamachi, Takayama 506-0007, Gifu Prefecture
+81 577-32-0571
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average1%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (19 reviews)
“the owner” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Steakhouse, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1-70 Sowamachi, Takayama 506-0007, Gifu Prefecture
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Beef is decent. But the experience is poor as this is a very run down and old restaurant. The place is messy, chairs are broken, packs of beef are disorganized,... Good food and experience compliments each other. This joint misses both. And for the price,...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank dnnsy
Reviewed 9 July 2017

The hida beef served here is reasonably priced with great quality. The owner here has his own farm and the beef is directly provided from the farm, the beef also exported overseas, like Hong Kong. You could choose the beef you like from the fridge...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Belleparker
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The Hida sirloin beef chosen and served by the restaurant boss had lots of chewy tendons. see attached photo. The Hida sirloin beef I ate at Maruaki restaurant the next day was much better.

Date of visit: April 2017
3  Thank YH199
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Very delicious beef. As an Australian the beef was very pricey but I guess that is to be expected in Japan. We had a great time. The owner is a total salesman... even slaps a sticker on your back, we didn't realise until we got...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank sshaw43
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Two thumbs up for the hida beef. Perfect on charcoal barbeque. Simple seasoning....simply enjoy the superb beef.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Iwan W
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Loved the beef here which melts in your mouth. Recommended by a friend and we had no regrets coming here. Minimum 200g per pax and it's reasonably priced.

Date of visit: December 2016
1  Thank Magicmun
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

This has to be the best steak I have ever eaten. Hida beef straight from the farm. The owner was friendly and we enjoyed the whole experience.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Chipps09
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We actually visited for lunch in Dec 2014 because it was highly recommended by my friend. It is not a full service restaurant as my understanding is that they are the supplier of high quality Hida beef to many high end fine dining restaurants including...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank gigifoo
Reviewed 19 June 2016

The 1st time we were there, it was closed so we tried Maruaki. We were disappointed and wondered if Hida beef was really that tasty. We had a chance to have 2nd try so we decided to go to this restaurant. If you want fine...More

Date of visit: May 2016
3  Thank mwfwinnie
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

This is an unique restaurant, good for beef lovers. The place is unique because you select your piece of beef, they cut and you cook (charcoal heating style) at the table. Beef is very expensive in Japan but here they have more affordable prices because...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank Marco A
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-70 Sowamachi, Takayama 506-0007, Gifu Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Tokai  >  Gifu Prefecture  >  Takayama
  • Phone Number: +81 577-32-0571
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