Restaurants

Top Choice Shokudo in Takayama

Kyōya

This traditional eatery specialises in regional dishes such as hoba-miso and Hida-gyū soba. Seating is on tatami mats around long charcoal grills, under a cathedral ceiling supported by dark timbers. It's on a corne…
Tonkatsu in Takayama

Kotarō

Expect satisfaction from this compact workman-like eatery whose chef has spent over 25 years mastering the art of tonkatsu (deep-fried pork cutlets) and other fried goodies. Generous teishoku (set meals) feature cri…
Japanese in Takayama

Jakuson

Pronounced 'Jackson' but having nothing to do with Michael or any of his gang, this unpretentious eatery dishes out some seriously delicious takes on Japanese curry, with a too-tempting range of options that will li…
Ramen in Takayama

Nanairo Ramen

This workmanlike ramen joint is a little grubby, but that kind of authenticity, where locals come to drink and dine, is part of its charm: it's smoky, beery, friendly and fun. Its real appeal are the steaming, sizzl…
Shokudo in Takayama

Tenaga Ashinaga

If you're looking for a tasty, uncomplicated meal, this large, well-positioned eatery near Kaji-bashi is a good choice. A diverse English and Japanese photo menu has most of your favourites, such as udon, ramen and …