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24 Hanakawa-cho, Takayama, Gifu Prefecture
+81 577--32-2484
Today
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great meat!

The meat they served was excellent. The place appeara at the lonely planet, so there are more tourists than in other places. Maybe thats why it's too expensive for the meat they serve. Besides that, the quality of the food is incredible and the family that runs the business is kind and pacient... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Brussels, Belgium
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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

The meat they served was excellent. The place appeara at the lonely planet, so there are more tourists than in other places. Maybe thats why it's too expensive for the meat they serve. Besides that, the quality of the food is incredible and the family that runs the business is kind and pacient, explaining how each dish is cooked and... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

Lovely quiet traditional place with great local food. The young guy serving us was brilliant. Really friendly and funny, he was quite the comedian, and really made an effort to speak English and French. Highly recommended if you are in takayama.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

We went to this restaurant based on recommendation from the staff in our ryokan. This is supposedly one of the most popular restaurants offering hida beef in the area. We had amiyaki and sukiyaki. Both were excellent. The staff spoke good English and the price was very reasonable, a little over 3000 yen per person.

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Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

English menu and helpful staff. Sukiyaki delicious; a tofu main course was too, but not quite enough food. Tour groups can be a problem.

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Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

The staff was very nice and helpful, the food was outstanding (get the Amiyaki for great Hida beef), and the prices were reasonable.

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jakarta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

I visited takayama for a day before i went ro shirakawa go..the lady in my hotel told me to eat in suzuya if i want to try local food..so i walked from the hotel to suzuya restaurant (it is easy to find because it just 10 min walks fron takayama station n the alley just close to minimarket around there)... More 

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Doha
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

The best meal of my visit to Japan and the owner's English enabled him to explain a great deal about my meal. Highly recommend a visit.

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Almeria, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We had the chance of eating in the back room, where you have the typical Japanese table. The meal chosen was beef cooked over a magnolia leaf with sauce. It was very good and restaurant was full of foreigners as it was one of the few open on a Tuesday night. Never the less, service was done by an english... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Suzuya came recommended to us by our ryokan (Ryokan Tanabe), and while we were the only tourists there that evening (the rest were locals), we did get the impression that it was no stranger to foreigners. (This was confirmed when we told the lady we were from Australia before leaving, and she pointed to a decoration they had adorned with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I went here around noon on a Saturday expecting it to be busy but there were only a couple tables occupied. The service was very quick and everyone was really friendly. It seemed like everyone eating at the restaurant was having the same thing: Hida beef cooked with miso paste and vegetables over a magnolia leaf. I thought it was... More 

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Additional Information about Suzuya

Address: 24 Hanakawa-cho, Takayama, Gifu Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 577--32-2484
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Gifu Prefecture  >  Takayama
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: Japanese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 24 Hanakawa-cho, Takayama, Gifu Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Gifu Prefecture  >  Takayama
  • Phone Number: +81 577--32-2484

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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