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Atelier de Fromage

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$$ - $$$
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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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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We visited Karuizawa for a day trip from Tokyo to see the Autumn colours, walked for 2 chilly hours and ended up at Atelier de fromage with 40 mins before our return train left. We ordered the smoked, aged fondue and a glass of Merlot and managed to scoff it down and get back to the station with minutes to... More 

Thank Vicky O
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 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 

Thank Noto N
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 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

Thank Asiabytes
Nagano, Japan
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531 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 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 

Thank Shlomi T

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
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?