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Saki To Warm The Cockles of Your Heart

We tasted a variety of sakis and enjoyed it so much we bought a couple of bottles to bring home... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
nice sake

Good sake place in , nice location in the middle of town, near good restaurants and bars, nice... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2018
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Hida Takayama has continued to hold it's tradition and culture for years. We are a "Kuramoto"(brewery), located in the corner of old street that stretches along the crystal clear stream of Miyagawa River, has kept the original building for almost...more
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105 Kamisannomachi, Takayama 506-0846, Gifu Prefecture
+81 577-32-0016
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We tasted a number of sakes and the lemon sake was our favorite! Think limoncello with sake. Quite a treat. The shop has fun, sake related items.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Cavydad
Reviewed September 19, 2018

We tasted a variety of sakis and enjoyed it so much we bought a couple of bottles to bring home. Very informative and enjoyable visit

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

Good sake place in , nice location in the middle of town, near good restaurants and bars, nice tasting room

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kerryman68
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Funasaka offers a wide variety of sake. We spent a good 1.5 hour in the shop choosing & tasting sake. They provide free 2 samples for each person. Will go back there if we visit Takayama next time.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ArleneL286
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Went here with a group to hear a presentation about sake making. The person who gave the presentation did a good job. At the end, he gave us samples of their sake to try. We had a chance to look around, also. There were many...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank igolfCA
Reviewed May 24, 2018

Our cycle group came here as an included part of our tour - culturally interesting, some of our group bought souvenirs and some paid for a glass of the best sake available. Nice courtyard seating area at rear.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank charliesU224AJ
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

A great place for Sake, Shopping in the gift store and the restaurant is great. You cook your own meal at your table and you also get many sides. The Sake is very good and the staff is helpful and very friendly. I would recommend...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Perry H
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Great sake brewery with free guided tours explaining how sake is produced. Our tour was led by one of the guides in English. At end of your, we were given a chance to test unpasteurized sake, limited quantity produced only in winter. After the tour,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank kwan3452
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

Cosy restaurant, excellent service, delicious Hida beef, reasonable price. A good place to try out the Takayama games Hida beef!More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Zhihao83
舩坂PR, 広報担当マネージャー at Funasaka Shuzo Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2018
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ARIGATO! この度はご来店頂きありがとうございます! 当店では、地元の日本酒や土産品、飛騨牛料理など、様々な面で...More

Reviewed December 14, 2017

Able to try 2 free samples from a list and I was helped out by a good English speaking lady regarding what to choose. Very friendly little place and a nice warm bar area if wanted to buy a serving and drink it there.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Smithy_12_12
舩坂PR, 広報担当マネージャー at Funasaka Shuzo Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded December 21, 2017

Thank you for coming our sake shop! Did you enjoy local sake? Please come again! ARIGATO!!

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