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Atelier de Fromage

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22-1 Karuizawahigashi, Kitasaku-gun, Karuizawa-machi 389-0104, Nagano Prefecture
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+81 267-42-0601
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to this restaurant to taste the much recommended locally-made mozzarella. We were not impressed: the reality is, Japan has still a long way to go before quality cheese can be made here. There is no enough technical know-how (milk used for cheese-making is usually pastorized at too high a temperature, the wrong bacteria cultures are used, etc) which... More 

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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Cheese maker Atelier de Fromage has several outlets in the Karuizawa area, but my favorite is their pizzeria on the main street going north from Karuizawa Station. Great thin-crust pizzas in an old wooden building with a wood-burning stove. I can easily eat two medium zas or one large! This is the address in Japanese 〒389-0104 長野県北佐久郡軽井沢町軽井沢東22-1

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Nagano, Japan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

Some of the cheeses are good, some not so, but EVERYTHING is EXTREMELY EXPENSIVE !!! The woman that works there has a cold attitude. No free tasting, but if she feels that you are most likely to buy, she will give you some to taste, otherwise, not !! The goat cheese is very good, the rest, I did not find... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $30
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22-1 Karuizawahigashi, Kitasaku-gun, Karuizawa-machi 389-0104, Nagano Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Nagano Prefecture  >  Kitasaku-gun  >  Karuizawa-machi
  • Phone Number: +81 267-42-0601

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?