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Ajikura Tengoku

4-147 Hanasatomachi, Takayama 506-0026, Gifu Prefecture
+81 577-37-1129
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“meat platter” (6 reviews)
“hida beef” (55 reviews)
“rice” (10 reviews)
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Japanese, Barbecue, Asian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4-147 Hanasatomachi, Takayama 506-0026, Gifu Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ajikura was clean, well managed and quality food restaurant. It had limited selection but everything on menu was available and the food we ordered was fantastic. The service was quick and staff spoke some English.

Thank nitkam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You cannot make reservations here so we arrived about 10 minutes before dinner service to get our names on the list. We were sixth and they clearly got very busy. As the only non-Asians there at the time, the hostess was able to identify us...More

Thank erntravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great place! We booked for our small tour group of 16 and were well looked after with amazing service and the food was terrific. Great value for money and the atmosphere at Ajikura was outstanding. Don't miss the place for a great meal

Thank Jimih4213
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful Hida beef- really melts in your mouth. A meal including 2 plates of beef, a portion of vegetables, 2 portions of rice and drinks came to 5000 yen- very reasonable compared to other places we looked at. Be prepared to wait for a table,...More

1  Thank balle2
Reviewed 1 April 2017

On a cold winter evening, we came to the restaurant a bit early, but the staff cheerfully welcomed us and advised us to wait inside until the restaurant opens. Hida beef was so delicious and we went out of the restaurant so full and satisfied.

Thank Joyce V
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Went to have a slightly early lunch at Ajikura Tengoku as I did not make any reservation and had the lunch set menu. It was so delicious and an affordable way to taste the famous Hida Beef. Better come a bit early if you do...More

1  Thank fluffyvla
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This restaurant does Hida beef-- which is highly marbled and very rich. There are several ways to eat this and the restaurant is happy to advise you. My advice is to have it sukiyaki style. Cooking it in the broth adds flavor and diminishes the...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Had lunch on our last day in Takayama. It is conveniently quite close to the station. The Hida beef set was really delicious and worth the money. The pork was also pretty good. Attentive service. We came early and managed to get a table quite...More

1  Thank burnttoast87
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We went around noon on a weekday and we given a table immediately. The place looks new and the service was very good. We ordered the meat platter and bibimbap. The beef was super tender and delicious and the bibimbap was good too. The staff...More

1  Thank JkeeJo
Reviewed 27 November 2016

As per the other reviews, you will probably need to wait if you go on a weekend or holiday. But, it"s worth it. Having lived in Japan for almost 30 years, and being self-professed beef aficionado, I was extremely satisfied at the taste and cost....More

2  Thank Poruka
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-147 Hanasatomachi, Takayama 506-0026, Gifu Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Gifu Prefecture  >  Takayama
  • Phone Number: +81 577-37-1129
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