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Excellent Sake Tour!

Everyone in our group is in agreement that the Toshimaya Sake Brewery tour was totally enjoyable... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2016
wko12016
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Wahiawa, Hawaii
Sake tour

Our tour guide speaks English very well. He is knowledgeable about sake. He did instant translation... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2016
Hilton H
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Feb 20, 2018
“Do not book this tour, waste of time”
Jan 27, 2018
“Either someone is imitating them or this is a scam!”
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Your guide of sake connoisseur will escort you to one of top-ranked Japanese sake breweries, which would not usually accept individual tourists, hand-picked by your guide from more than 1,600 sake breweries in Japan, including the ones requiring...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Bunkyo 113-0034, Tokyo Prefecture
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+81 3-6869-5191
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Reviewed February 20, 2018

I would advise anyone thinking of booking this tour DON'T, because you might get left in the dark and have wasted your time. Who ever is in charge of Sakagura Premium Sake Tour obviously does not care about their customers. When trying to call and...More

2  Thank Michael F
Reviewed January 27, 2018

I just booked this tour via a guide agent and paid for it... but when trying to get in touch on the details, there was no answer on email. I also called them on their mobile and the person hung up on me the second...More

1  Thank Joyce L
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Everyone in our group is in agreement that the Toshimaya Sake Brewery tour was totally enjoyable! Naoto-San's personable approach made us feel very comfortable. Japanese to English translation.......Outstanding! Kawakami-San's hospitality was very much appreciated! Thank both of you very much! So much information (sake brewing,...More

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Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Our tour guide speaks English very well. He is knowledgeable about sake. He did instant translation for us when the brewery staff explained how to make sake etc. You can also try different types of sake in the brewery. On top of the sake tour,...More

Thank Hilton H
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Unfortunately this tour did not deliver much value. We booked a few months ago and were expecting a premium and private sake tour for which we paid a high premium. The tour was meant to be 4 hours and include lunch. We had to make...More

7  Thank fred712014
Naoto W, マネージャー at Sakagura Premium Sake Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2016

Thank you very much for your review, and we take your feedback very seriously and appreciate you taking the time to write a review. We are sorry that the tour did not meet your expectation. We will discuss this in the team and will do...More

Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Do not fall for the fancy website and glowing reviews like we did. We were brought to Ishikawa Brewery this morning by Naoto and his colleague. Had I been informed earlier of the name of the brewery I would have cancelled and asked for my...More

8  Thank 765maitec
Naoto W, マネージャー at Sakagura Premium Sake Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2016

Thank you very much for your review, and we take your feedback very seriously and appreciate you taking the time to write a review. We are sorry that the tour did not meet your expectation. We will discuss this in the team and will do...More

Reviewed March 21, 2016

Naoto met us at the train station at exactly 8pm where we walked to a sake store to look around for a few minutes. Then we headed to an all-you-can-drink sake restaurant. The chef at this restaurant was nothing but an amazing host. The food...More

3  Thank Christine C
Naoto W, マネージャー at Sakagura Premium Sake Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2016

Thank you very much for joining our tour and it was a great moment to spend time chatting with you. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the tour and had something to bring back. We hope you have a chance to try sake...More

Reviewed March 6, 2016

I've visited some Sake breweries, but i had the experience through making SAKE for the first time. Like I retrieve my childish innocence, I enjoyed each process of making SAKE. It was really exciting.More

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Naoto W, マネージャー at Sakagura Premium Sake Tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2016

Thank you very much for your precious feedback! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed making SAKE for your first time. It was our great joy to see your smile while the process. You had the best smile ever! Looking forward to meet you...More

Reviewed January 27, 2016

A must see for anyone who likes sake and is in the area when the tour is being offered. A very good learning experience about Japanese traditional alcohol.

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Reviewed January 25, 2016

We really enjoyed this tour. Naoto-San is very friendly, conscientious and helpful. This is a very down to earth tour where you get a better appreciation for the people, the place and the process of making Sake and operating a small family business in the...More

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Hello Victoria-San, Thanks for your inquiry. I am the owner of the Sake Brewery Tours.Yves totally answered any questions. If you have any further inquiry, please go with a "Questions? Contact us" button on our... More
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