Shirakawa-gō & Gokayama restaurants

Shokudo in Ogimachi

Irori

At the entrance to Ogimachi, this bustling eatery serves regional specialities such as hoba-miso (sweet miso paste grilled at the table on a magnolia leaf), yaki­-dofu (fried tofu) and soba or udon teishoku (set mea…
Soba in Gokayama District

Matsuya

Truly delicious soba and tempura set-lunch menus in a gasshō-zukuri house smack bang in the heart of Ainokura village. Try the house-made tofu, or the mountain vegetables steamed in soy and sake.
Cafe in Ogimachi

Ochūdo

Set around a large irori (hearth) in a 350-year-old gasshō house, this delightful cafe serves curry rice, tea and coffee.