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Hippari dako

1011 Kamihatsuishimachi, Nikko 3211401, Tochigi Prefecture
+81 288-53-2933
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good52%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
3 weeks ago
“Simple tasty food in a very friendly restaurant”
4 weeks ago
“Nice Restaurant”
Open Now
6:30 pm - 10:30 pmAll hours
Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
1011 Kamihatsuishimachi, Nikko 3211401, Tochigi Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived just after 4pm, we were made very welcome, the menu was very clear, pictures and written in English. The food was very quick, it was incredibly tasty and substantial, the host was very friendly too.

Thank David C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a small snack and came across this restaurant. As we were not too hungry at 2.30pm, we asked if we could share a yakatori meal set between us. It was no problem at all. There were several dinners with a variety...More

Thank Rose R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After the Temples and shrines of Nikko we arrived hungry and left happy :) The prices here are fair and the local speciality yuba. All is done fresh and for a fair price. I can very much recommend this place, even if it is only...More

Thank Karsten J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was very tasty and being friendly to vegans is a big plus! The food came out very quickly and was very delicious, they serve diffrent kind of dishes so anyone can find something to like. Take a notice that the yakitori is a...More

Thank Jin S
Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is really good - we can totally recommend it! The restaurant owner is friendly, the food good and quite cheap for Japanese circumstances. You can get main courses for ~900 Yen. It has a good atmosphere and seems like a lot of tourists...More

1  Thank Horst W
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Nikko is a place which is often visited as a day trip from Tokyo (which was really easy to do, especially with a JR Pass), and, as such, was really quiet by dinner time. However, this just meant that we could easily get into eat...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed April 7, 2017

Great little restaurant in Nikko - it was easy to find, had delicious food, and was right by the bus stop for us to get back to the station! The recommended set menu was delicious, as was the ramen. It's a sweet little place you...More

Thank CharlieTeam
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Nice and cozy place to visit while you are in Nikko. The food is tasty and is reasonably priced. Yakisoba set is a great choice. It comes in big portion as a combo set with rice and homemade chicken balls. Staff are very nice and...More

2  Thank Simplysiri S
Management response:Responded February 24, 2017
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ご来店ありがとうございます。美味しいと言っていただきありがとうございます。 また、日光にお越しの際にはどうぞご来店くだ...More

Reviewed November 22, 2016

Nice, cheerful little place on the way to visit the Toshogu shrine. It’s simply decorated with lots of contributions, messages and drawings, from visiting customers. Staff is really nice, smiling and efficient. Staff speaks English and English menu is available. Meal preparation was quick and...More

Thank Raging_Hamster
Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

After a great morning walking around the temple district in Nikko, we needed some sustenance. Having decided to walk back down the hill to the station,we stumbled across the cute little restaurant, Hippari Dako. As a party of five, we take up a bit of...More

Thank William B
Management response:Responded November 7, 2016
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Are they serving halal vegetarIan food?
March 22, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1011 Kamihatsuishimachi, Nikko 3211401, Tochigi Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tochigi Prefecture  >  Nikko
  • Phone Number: +81 288-53-2933
  • E-mail
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