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Noodles in Yufuin

Izumi Soba

There are less expensive soba shops in town, but at this classy place with a view of Kinrin-ko you can watch the noodles being made in the window before you sit down. The standard is seirō-soba (on a bamboo mat); or…
Japanese in Yufuin


Operated by a local agriculture cooperative, this informal restaurant and produce market nails the local standards such as toriten (chicken tempura), dangojiru (miso soup with thick-cut noodles) and local beef in te…