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Transportation Spots in Yamagata Area

  • Roadside Station Chokai Furatto
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    4.0
    25 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Akumigunyuzamachi Sugasato Sugano 308-1
    A roadside station located along National Route 7 in Sugano Sugasato, Yuza Town, Akumi County. The facility hosts a farm fresh shop selling local agricultural products and fresh seafood; a shop selling local specialty products; a café serving seafood rice bowls, curry, and set meals; a light meal corner; ramen corner; and bakery. You can also take sashimi and grilled fish bought at the farm fresh shop to the cafeteria and enjoy it there as a set with rice.

    ラ・フランスと山ぶどうの缶ジュースは155円、サラミ米沢牛入り1000円でした。食事場所はフードコートスタイルです。11月上旬の平日はそれほど混んでいませんでしたが、鮮魚直売所は活気がありました。

  • Roadside Station Shonai Fusha Ichiba
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    4.5
    2 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Higashitagawagunshounaimachi Karikawa Sotokitawari 97-1
    This roadside station, just opened in 2016, is along the National Route 47. Here, local fresh vegetables, artisan work pieces and sweets are sold. In addition to the direct from farm market, the station adjoins the Irodori Windmill Restaurant, where one can sit and watch the wind turbines while enjoying dishes made by the local residents from the local produce. As the name implies, this is a rare spot in Japan where you can watch group of aligned wind turbines so up close on flatland.

    食堂のお餅がおいしいです。丼や定食のご飯のおかわりが自由という大盤振る舞いな食堂です。味付けも優しい味付けでとても食べやすく、ボリューム満点でリーズナブルにお腹いっぱいになります。産直の方では今の時期、山菜がたくさん出ています。

  • Roadside Station Murayama
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    3.5
    26 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Murayamashi Tateoka 7635-1
    This roadside station is located on the Yamagata north bypass in Tateoka, Murayama City. Along with direct to market produce and local souvenir, this station has a fast food corner serving Yamagata beef steak bowls and other regional menu items such as Torichuka, and itasoba noodles. A popular item at the cafe is the regional original specialty, kaimozu sticks, which are similar to French fries made with soba flour.

    芋煮コロッケ350円は里芋のねばねば感がありました。ビュッフェレストランは一皿1回盛り放題で780円です。駐車スペースは道の両側にあり、歩道橋で結ばれています。

  • Roadside Station Shonai Mikawa
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    Yamagata Pref. Higashitagawagunmikawamachi Yokoyama 172-1
    This station is located inside the full-service park, Iroribi no Sato along the Ushu coastal highway in Yokoyama Azatsutsumi, in Mikawa Town. Maideru means waiting for you in Shonai dialect. Adjoining this station is a fresh market that sells local produce and products. One of the popular menu items is Komekko meat udon made from the local rice flour.
  • Roadside Station Shirataka Yana Park, Ayu Chaya
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    15 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Nishiokitamagunshiratakamachi Shimoyama 661-1
    This roadside station is along National Route 287 in Shimoyama, Shirataka Town. In addition to a souvenir shop selling local produce and products, Japan's largest yana (ayu fish) farm for tourism is located here. One can join a yana fishing experience under the guidance of an experienced and knowledgeable yana fisherman, and can enjoy various yana dishes at the diner including salt grilled yana lunch specials or yana sashimi (limited to June through October).

    もともと設置されたヤナ公園の施設を改装して、後から道の駅の認可を得た場所です。周辺の国道にはヤナ公園の道路標識が沢山ありましたが、その全てが道の駅のマークを追加で設置したものになっていました。単なる公園と比較すれば、24時間トイレが利用できるのはドライバーにとってはありがたいことです。今回の訪問では、地元の和菓子屋が出品している栗入りの「でかきんつば」と云うのを購入してみました。普通のきんつばの2...

  • Roadside Station Obanazawa (Hanagasa no Sato, Nemaru)
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    1 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Obanazawashi Ashisawa 1195-1
    This station is located along National Route 13 and Obanazawa Shinjo Road in Ashizawa, Obanazawa City. Adjoining the station is a shop offering an abundant variety of local produce, sweets, sake, and artisan crafts. One of the popular menu items in the diner is Obanazawa Suikara Reimen noodles, which combines the Obanazawa watermelon, local soba flour, and Tsuyahime brown rice flour. Other local dishes such as Japanese Yamagata black beef offal stew, and Obanazwa watermelon soft creams are also offered.

    昼食を食べに立ち寄りました。入り口に食券の自動販売機があるので、それで食券を購入して、厨房のおばちゃんに渡します。基本的にセルフサービスなので、お冷やなども自分で席に運びました。最初、ラーメンとミニチャーハンを別々に注文したら、「セットだと安くなるよ。セットの扱いにしてあげる。」といって、セット2つ分で合わせて120円返金してくれました。とってもすてきな対応でした。チャーハンにはしっかりとしたお肉...

  • Roadside Station Cherry Land Sagae
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    4.0
    10 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Sagaeshi Yakuwa Kawara 919-6
    This station is along the Sagae Bypass in Yakuwa Kawahara, Sagae City. At this station there are a souvenir shop, a restaurant and the adjoining Cherryland Sagae. Here resides Japan's first cherry museum, the Sakuranbo Hall, at which the homemade cherry ice cream is a hit with all ages. In the Turkish Hall, designed after the sister city and cherry capital, Giresun, Turkey, you can enjoy Turkish products and a cup of genuine Turkish coffee.

    ここでは山形県村山地方のお土産物がすべてそろいます 周りがさくらんぼ果樹園で6月はさくらんぼ一色です 5月の連休にはさくらんぼの種飛ばしを競うイベントがありました

  • Roadside Station Tendo Onsen
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    4.0
    6 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Tendoushi Kuwanomachi 2-3-41
    This roadside station is along the Yamagata Bypass in Kuwano-machi, Tendo City. Located near the Tendo hot springs quarter, this station has over one million visitors a year. This multi-purpose park not only has direct to market produce shops, a tourist information center, water fountains, a lawn area with playground equipment, an amphitheater, but also a free foot bathing nook, and a wedding ceremony hall, all on the same site.

    ジェラートがお手軽価格で食べられるのでおすすめです。山形ならではの食材を使ったフレーバーもあります。ジェラート売場は道の駅の中ではなく外の目立つ場所にあります。

  • Roadside Station Asahimachi, Ringo no Mori
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    3.5
    10 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Nishimurayamagunasahimachi Wagou North North or 2724
    This roadside station is along the National Route 287 in Wago Kitamata, Asahi Town. All kinds of products made from apples, the local specialty, are sold at the station store. The light meal corner serves a cold noodle dish made with apples. A few of the popular items are a grilled pork bowl with the town signature, Apple New-ton pork, and uncommon ostrich frankfurters. It is not unusual for the limited item, the Gravity Burger, loaded with the Apple New-ton pork to be sold out soon past noon.

    If you want local produce, this is the place to go. The prices are a little high perhaps because it's mostly organic and independent farmers There was a small food stand inside too.

  • Shonai Obakonosato, Komagi
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    3.5
    5 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Tsuruokashi Hie Komagihara 88-1
    This is a tourist spot across from the Komagihara Sports Park in Hie-Komagihara, Tsuruoka City. This multiuse facility has shops selling fresh local produce and souvenir, a restaurant with a banquet hall serving regional dishes, and natural hot springs spa comprised of a large indoor bath, an outdoor bath and a sauna. The viking-appetite plan (limited to weekdays) is very popular. One ticket includes an unlimited buffet at the restaurant and admission to the spa.

    温泉施設もあります。ここの食事処では地産地消バイキングがあり、 地元の食材を使用している料理はいろんな種類もあってお腹もいっぱいになり大満足です。

  • Roadside Station Oe
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    3.5
    4 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Nishimurayamagunoemachi Fujita 218-1
    Oe Roadside Station is located along National Route 287 in Fujita in the town of Oe. In addition to a shop that sells fresh vegetables, greens, other agricultural products, processed goods, and local specialty products, it also has an area where light meals are served. Among the favorite snacks are soft ice cream made with local La France pears and yaki-onigiri (toasted rice balls). There is also a hot spring bathing facility on the grounds.

    売店とレジが共用されている小さな食堂です。テイクアウトできるものをと思い、パックに2本入ったお好み焼き串と納豆餅を注文しました。納豆餅は、焼き餅だと思いましたが、予想に反して大きな椀に入った汁物でした。納豆餅は醤油ベースの汁で、なかなか美味でした。

  • Roadside Station Tozawa
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    Yamagata Pref. Mogamiguntozawamura Kuraoka 3704-12
    Roadside Station Tozawa is located along the Tsuruoka Highway in Kuraoka in the village of Tozawa. One of its unusual features is Koraikan, which recreates the culture and history of Korea, and in addition to local village specialties, it sells Korean cooking ingredients and cosmetics. The restaurant serves Pork Kimuchi Ramen and Tozawa-Style Chilled Noodles, as well as Bibimbap and other Korean dishes. There is also a fast food counter that serves specially made Chijimi (Korean-style savory pancakes) and full meals.
  • Roadside Station Nishikawa
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    4.0
    23 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Nishimurayamagunnishikawamachi Mizusawa 2304
    Roadside Station Nishikawa is located on the Gassan Hanagasa Line Road in Mizusawa in the town of Nishikawa. Its shop sells local fresh vegetables, seasonal fruit, tsukemono (pickled vegetables), sweets, local beer, and natural spring water. In addition to lunch dishes, such as beef cooked in local beer and soba noodles with greens and meat, the restaurant also serves limited-time lunch menu items, such as the Gassan Seasonal Tray.

    大朝日岳に登った後、日帰り温泉はどこがいい。 月山に登った後に入った事があるが、変わりなく、ぬるぬるの湯で300円と安い!! また、近くに来たら、よります。

  • Roadside Station Kawanominato Nagai
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    3.0
    6 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Nagaishi Higashimachi 2-50
    Roadside Station Kawanominato Nagai is located along National Route 287 in Higashi-machi in the city of Nagai. In addition to a shop that sells local products and food and provides tourist information, it also includes an area with exhibits of the local culture and customs. It has a full range of the latest facilities, including free rental bicycles, a free circulating tour bus, and charging stations for electric vehicles.

    川のみなとと称して最上川の水運にちなんだコンセプトを出していましたが、少々名前負けのようで、商品ラインアップに特徴がありませんでした。それでも地元の和菓子店の商品があった中から、とちの実を餡子にした大福があったので食べてみました。小豆餡と風味が異なるのは当然ですが、特徴的な何かが足りないような印象も受けました。まあ、普通に美味しいです。

  • Roadside Station Tazawa
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    Yamagata Pref. Yonezawashi Iritazawa 573-19
    This roadside station is on the Yanai Kaido Road in Iritazawa, Yonezawa City. They sell local produce, Yonezawa beef products, tsukemono pickles, and folk crafts like sasano-itobori wood carvings. Made of materials from a more than 200-year-old kominka (antique house), their menu features items like homemade soba noodles with hand-ground buckwheat flour, wild vegetables, Yonezawa beef, and more.
  • Roadside Station Gassan Asahi Museum Village
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    Yamagata Pref. Tsuruokashi Ecchuyama Nabira 3-1
    Roadside Station Gassan is located along National Route 112 in Etchu Yamanabira in the city of Tsuruoka. It includes a shop that sells Gassan wine and other local products and a noodle shop that serves handmade soba noodles made from 100% buckwheat flour from the Asahi region. There is an area where visitors can practice bouldering, and the coffee shop serves soft ice cream and sherbet made from local wild mountain grapes. The Cultural Innovation Center and the Inishie no Sato Fureai Square give visitors the opportunity to learn about local culture and history and see what the area looks like in all four seasons.
  • Roadside Station Atsumi, Wheel Sunset Atsumi Bussan Museum
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    3.0
    10 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Tsuruokashi Wasada Tonoura 606
    Roadside Station Atsumi is located along the Ushuhama Highway in Wasada Tonoura in the city of Tsuruoka. It includes a shop that sells local products, such as tsukemono (pickled vegetables) and folk crafts, along with a restaurant that sells full means that feature freshly caught seafood from nearby Nezugaseki Harbor. There is also an outdoor bazaar, where visitors can buy seafood, such as roasted squid, turbo cooked in its shell, or snacks such as soft ice cream. Since this roadside station is located on the seashore, visitors can watch the sun set over the Sea of Japan.

    FBの友達の書き込みあったので,寄ってゲット。一般には流通しない珍品です。恐らく冬限定売り切れ御免です。

  • Roadside Station Iide, Mezami no Sato Souvenir Shop
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    Yamagata Pref. Nishiokitamagunidemachi Matsubara 1898
    Roadside Station Iide is located along National Route 113 in Matsubara in the town of Iide. Along with doburoku and other kinds of local sake, the shop sells local agricultural products, sweets, folk crafts, and other souvenirs. The restaurant serves soba noodles made from local buckwheat flour, along with ramen and donburi (rice with toppings). The popular fast food area sells items such as boiled yams. There are seasonal events throughout the year, including the Wild Plants Festival, held in late May.
  • Roadside Station Takahata
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    4.0
    22 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Higashiokitamaguntakahatamachi Akutsu 2072-1
    Roadside Station Takahata is located along the Shichikashuku Highway in Akutsu in the town of Takahata. In addition to a farmers' market and a souvenir store, there is a restaurant serving dishes such as homemade soba noodles. On the other side of the road is a park with an archeological museum, where visitors can learn about ancient Japan, from the Jomon period to the Kofun period.

    This road station (michi no eki) is similar to all road stations in Japan with plenty of parking, clean bathrooms and lots of vending machines. This road station has a electrical recharge station...

  • Roadside Station Shiroimori Oguni
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    3.5
    7 Reviews
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    Yamagata Pref. Nishiokitamagunogunimachi Ogunikosakamachi 616-1
    This roadside station is on National Route 113 in Oguni Kosakamachi, Oguni Town. They sell vegetables, processed goods, and special products like local sake. They also have a light meal corner offering soba noodles and tama konnyaku. Its log cabin-like Restaurant Aiai's Okonomi Teishoku set meals are popular, where guests choose from side dishes that change seasonally. It is adjacent to the Yokone Ski Area, so you can also enjoy skiing in winter.

    秋はきのこのシーズンであり、この道の駅はまさにキノコ王国の様相を呈していました。天然物の舞茸やきくらげを初め、いろいろな種類のキノコが販売されています。わたしはひらたけを購入しました。煮物して食べたところ味よし、歯ごたえよしで楽しむことができました。

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Although often overlooked, Yamagata prefecture by no means lacks appeal: the Yamadera temple trail through the mountains, deliciously tender Yonezawa wagyu, and over 100 steaming hot springs, most notably Zao Onsen, await visitors. When winter comes, the snowcapped peaks become dotted with skiers by day and onsen-goers by night, while summer brings the celebration of juicy Yamagata cherries.

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