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6-10 Karuizawa, Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun 389-0103, Nagano Prefecture
+81 267-42-0009
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
“duck” (4 reviews)
“tempura” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6-10 Karuizawa, Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun 389-0103, Nagano Prefecture
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We had cold soba with tempura which taste good but We also tried stew pork. It's is very delicious. The pork is soft and tender, the meat are well marinated. You must give it a try.

Thank summer8911
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I prefer grilled meat and fresh local vegetables than buckwheat noodles here. I came here by car my driven. As I regretted not to drink here, I will refrain from driving at the next time.

Thank Sassasan
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We had Soba with Tempura Prawn, not bad. Service was fine and Prawn was taste delicious. One of the choice in town for lunch or dinner.

Thank Lu4e
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Visited Kawakamien because of good comment. Thought it was a traditional restaurant because of its name and food. Yet, it was a modern restaurant. We tried the famous cold soba with prawn. Delicious. Around 2000yen with 2 big tempura prawn and vegetable. Other food such...More

Thank 922Alexis
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We ended up eating here basically as it was only one of the few places open after 8pm. L.O 9.00pm The town is dead in the evening after about 6pm (well certainly in November it is) Food is good and very tasty. We had a...More

Thank HK_Phoey
Reviewed 28 November 2017

There are two Kawakamians in Karuizawa.We had tried both for lunch. They serve slightly different menus and both are good. Relax atmosphere and good food.But prepare for the long wait for a table.

Thank Kimcheemiso
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Generally overpriced Although with great atmosphere Food was not so amazing If I could choose to try again, I would suggest do not order the hot soba Maybe the cold ones would taste better

Thank 郁瑾 鄭
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Menu was wide. Very good and fresh food. All tasty. Came here for dinner with group of friends and price was reasonable.

Thank Sally401
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Service is prompt and brisk. The tempura batter was light and crispy . Love the soba. Paid about US 16-17 for a meal. Worth a visit . Always a queue.

Thank GraceN17
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

This is a large spacious restaurant focussed on serving mainly soba noodles and tempura. Expect very long queues at lunchtime. Very yummy, delicious prawns and vegetables, but the batter of the tempura was a little too thick n hard. The meal was most enjoyable, and...More

Thank Haebee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6-10 Karuizawa, Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun 389-0103, Nagano Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Koshin'etsu  >  Nagano Prefecture  >  Kitasaku-gun  >  Karuizawa-machi
  • Phone Number: +81 267-42-0009
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