Service Area Spots in Gunma Area

  • Roadside Station Laran Fujioka
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    4.0
    144 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Fujiokashi Naka 1131-8
    This roadside station is located just off the Joshin-etsu Expressway Fujioka Interchange and can be accessed from the Expressway or from the public road. In addition to the fresh specialty vegetables such as tomatoes and strawberries and processed foods sold by the agricultural direct sales outlet, visitors can also enjoy the soft cream which is made with free range Jersey milk from the Kozu Ranch, which is known as the oldest western-style ranch in Japan. There is also the Gourmet Plaza, where visitors can enjoy various dishes, and the Fairytale Plaza miniature amusement park with its Ferris Wheel and Merry-Go-Round, illumination of which can be enjoyed every year from late October to late January.

    一般道路からも、高速道路上りからもアクセスできる道の駅です。 ガトーフェスタ ハラダや、シュークリームの美味しい景気屋笑売ウェイブ、農産物直売所や、お肉屋さん等々あります。 お肉屋さんでは、注文してから、揚げ物は揚げてくれるので、熱々です。 新型コロナの影響からか、空いていました。

  • Roadside Station Takumi no sato
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    4.0
    203 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Tonegunminakamimachi Sukawa 847
    This roadside station is located at the entrance of Takumi no Sato, on Gunma Nakanojo-yugawara Prefectural Route 53, which hosts a variety of historical agricultural experience facilities. There is an information center with guide maps of the village and also rental bicycles ideal for exploring. The restaurant’s Galettes, which are made in a similar way to crepes with 100% Minakami-produced buckwheat flour and topped with seasonal vegetables and mushrooms, are also very popular. The direct sales outlet sells seasonal produce such as freshly picked local vegetables. There are also Konjac-making experiences available for visitors to enjoy.

    We went in January as a day trip from skiing in Minakami. Not everything was open, and we had young children. But we enjoyed the strawberry greenhouse (Ichigo no Ie), making bracelets (Iyashi no Ie...

  • Roadside Station Komochi
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    4.0
    98 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Shibukawashi Shiroi 2318-1
    This roadside station is located on National Route 17 (Koizawa Bypass), in Shiroijuku, which prospered as the castle town of Shiroi Castle, approximately 10 minutes from the Kan’etsu Expressway Shibukawa Ikaho Interchange. The restaurant’s Katsudon Rice Bowl, made with tender Joshu pork, and the Akagi Beef Croquettes are recommended. The local produce center’s freshly picked local vegetables, original side dishes and specialty Konjac are also popular. The footbath can also be used free of charge on weekends and national holidays. In the spring, double-flowered cherry trees blossom on the roadside, and the Shiroijuku double-flowered cherry festival brings excitement with its samurai parade and festival stalls.

    以前、訪れた時には物産展の裏に火の見櫓と蔵、鯉の泳ぐ池が渡り廊下風に作られており癒される場所でしたが、今は草ぼうぼうの荒れた観光地となり、残念な場所となっていました。

  • Roadside Station Yanba Furusato-Kan
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    4.0
    92 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Agatsumagunnaganoharamachi Hayashi 1567-4
    This roadside station is located on Hayashi Intersection, between Prefectural Route 375 and the National Route 145 Yanba Bypass, approximately one hour from the Kan’etsu Expressway Ikaho Interchange. Visitors can rest at the natural foot bath here while viewing the spectacular scenery. The Yanba Market has specialties such as freshly picked fruit and vegetables and scarlet runner beans for sale. Visitors can also eat the famous Otsumi Dango Soup and Yanba Dam Curry at the Yanba Cafeteria. The soft cream made with local Asama-kogen milk has a rich fragrance and sweet flavor and is very popular. There are also parking area for exclusive use of visitors spending night in their cars and quick charger for EV.

    TVでもさんざんその名を聞かされた八ッ場(やんば)ダム。 そのおひざ元にある道の駅で駐車場は非常に混んでいて大盛況でした。 特産の花豆を使用したパンは大人気商品のためすぐに売れきれます。 昼過ぎに足を運んだのですが既に看板でした。ソフトクリームや焼きまんじゅうなどが屋外の売店で販売されておりどちも美味でした。 ソフトクリームはトウモロコシ味がおいしかったです。(期間限定?) レストランは2か所あり...

  • Oginoya (Yokokawa Store)
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    4.0
    96 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Annakashi Matsuidamachiyokokawa 297-1
    This drive-in is located along National Route 18, near the JR Shin'etsu Main Line's Yokokawa Station, approximately five minutes by car from the Joshin'etsu Expressway Matsuida-Myogi Interchange. It is managed by Oginoya, a company founded in 1958 that has been providing Yokokawa Station's lunchbox meals since its founding and is loved across the nation as the maker of Toge Kamameshi. The premises include not only Kamameshi shops, but also coffee shops and sweets corners, restaurants and convenience stores. It is the ideal place to recover from the exhaustion of traveling.

    味も?だったけど、表面だけのやっつけのサービス。残念以外の何ものでもない。 昔、横川駅で売っていた時も買いに来た子供に怒鳴っている姿を見たけど、本当に可哀想だった。 やっぱりその時のまま、改善されていなかったのか。。楽しみにしていた分、本当に残念だ。

  • Roadside Station Shimonita
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    3.5
    42 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Kanragunshimonitamachi Mayama 3766-11
    "This roadside station is located at the east entrance of Myogi-Arafune-Saku Kogen Quasi-National Park, on National Route 254. The newly opened delicatessen shop, ""Marumoya"", which is famous for its Shimonita Croquettes and Pizza Messe bakery, underwent renewal and reopened in January 2018. The popular direct sales outlet, which sells the exceptionally popular Jersey milk soft cream Kozu Ranch Milk Bars, Shimonita specialty Konjac and Shimonita leeks also underwent renewal."

    こんにゃくでも有名な下仁田。ジオパークもあります。その二つからのネーミングのお蕎麦が、道の駅下仁田にありました。安い!ボリュームたっぷり…大根のつまがお蕎麦に混じっていて、お刺身こんにゃくも付きヘルシーです。つけだれが薄いかな。

  • Roadside Station Kusatsu Undo Jaya Park
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    3.5
    51 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Agatsumagunkusatsumachi Kusatsu 2-1
    This roadside station is located near the entrance of Kusatsu Hot Spring, on National Route 292 (Japan Romantic Road), and was designed with the look of a German town in mind. Facilities inside the grounds include the Baelz Memorial Hall, which follows the life of Dr. Baelz, a German doctor who introduced Kusatsu Hot Spring to the world, and the Romantic Road Pavilion Museum, which has a collection of materials relating to roads in both Japan and Germany. The shop’s most popular product is the local specialty Kusatsu Roll Cake, which is made with scarlet runner beans and fresh cream. The shop’s Scarlet Runner Bean Milk Soft Cream is also recommended.

    This is just outside of the town of Kusatsu and is a convenient stop on your way into town, just 5 minutes away. It is easily recognizable with its unique architecture. There is a visitors...

  • Roadside Station Shirasawa
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    4.0
    46 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Numatashi Shirasawamachihiraide 1297
    The roadside station is about ten minutes by car from the Numata Interchange on the Kanetsu Expressway. It stands on National Route 120 located at the entrance to Oze and Oku-Nikko Senjogahara battlefield. At “The Shirasawa”, a direct sales market, locally produced agricultural goods, honey and juice are available. The seasonal flavors of the “Shirasawa Kogen Soft”, a soft serve ice cream made of creamy milk from the Shirasawa Kogen Ranch, available between spring and autumn, is also popular. Visitors can enjoy a panoramic view of Mt. Akagi and the surrounding mountains as well as the river terraces of the Katashina River from the Shirasawa Kogen Hot Spring “Bokyo Onsen” on site.

    ちょっと寄るつもりで行きましたが、望郷の湯という日帰り温泉に入りました。 価格も安いし、とても良かったです 露天風呂がかなりオープンで対面する山々が美しい。 産地直送の農産物やお土産品売場は、わりと地味なイメージでした。

  • Myogi Bussan Center (Roadside Station Myogi)
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    3.5
    36 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Tomiokashi Myougimachitake 322-7
    This roadside station is on Prefectural Route 196 in Myogi-machi, Tomioka City, Gunma Prefecture. Its Myogi Product Center sells fresh locally grown vegetables and regional food items. Stop by the on-site restaurant for local favorites like soba and udon noodles. A walkway connects it to Myogi Furusato Art Museum and the Myogi Fureai Plaza Momiji no Yu, so you can visit with ease.

    I appreciate you give me benefits. Free parking to walk to Myogi Shrine for free. The vegetables are so inexpensive and fresh here for good bargain. Thank you very much. Also today, they were...

  • Roadside Station Tamamurajuku
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    3.5
    32 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Sawaguntamamuramachi Kamishinden 604-1
    "This roadside station is located on National Route 354, next to the Kan’etsu Expressway Takasaki-Tamamura Smart Interchange. In addition to the fresh local vegetables and processed food sold at the direct sales outlet, this ""Meat Station"" also sells fried products such as croquettes and katsu, made with Joshu beef and Joshu Mugi pork. The restaurant’s soft cream, which is made with local Tamamura Tofu soy milk, is also very popular. There are also catering cars set up with a wide range of unique local gourmet menus. There is also a Baby Station, which is convenient for breastfeeding and changing diapers, so parents can relax when bringing their children with them. There is also an EV charging station available."

    仕事のルートが合えば、必ず立ち寄っています。 新しく置き換えられた国道354号沿いで、交通量と需要の多さにしっかり対応出来た駐車場配置が素晴らしい。 トイレや売店等のユーティリティーの前に普通車スペース、施設入り口の道を隔てて大型車用の配置。 大型車スペースに並んで普通車スペースも続いていて、更にその奥には大型車も普通車も停められるスペアな場所が在り、フトコロが広く取ってあって、どこかの高速のSA...

  • Roadside Station Reizan Takeyama
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    3.5
    46 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Agatsumagunnakanojoumachi Gotanda 222-1
    This roadside station is located on Prefectural Route 53, at the foot of Mt. Takeyama where there are 33 Kannon statues standing along the mountain path and people have come on pilgrimages to the holy mountain. The soba restaurant, Sobadokoro Keyaki’s Choei Soba, made from 100% buckwheat from the Farmhouse with the hip roof and thatched roof, which was moved and remodeled here, and named after the Dutch Scholar, Choei Takano associated with Nakanojo Town. There are also a wide range of facilities for families to enjoy, such as the Takeyama-kan, where visitors can experience making soba, Adventure Fort, with its athletic playground equipment and the Kodomo-kan, which is designed for small children. It is also well-known as a famous area for viewing Moss Phlox.

    以前来た時は、沢山の鯉のぼりが2本のワイヤーで300m以上の距離にたなびかせていた記憶がありますので、今の季節は、コロナ禍でもあり残念な感じの道の駅となっていました。

  • Roadside Station Ota
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    3.5
    25 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Otashi Kasukawachou 701-1
    This roadside station faces Ota City’s Jobu Road on National Route 17, approximately 25 minutes from the Kita Kanto Expressway Isesaki Interchange. The station features a Catering Car Village, which sells dishes such as yakisoba, udon and curry, as well as sweets and authentic Brazilian cuisine out of catering cars. There is also a 24-hour multipurpose rest area where visitors can eat take-out meals. There are places where fresh, local vegetables and animal products are sold, as well as various crafts made with local materials and techniques.

    運転者の休憩拠点として、適切な敷地と施設配置の評価は出来る。 営業売店やレストランばかりに偏った、他の道の駅に比べて、広めの休憩室はコロナ対策上でもディスタンスが守られて素晴らしい。 残念なのがトイレ。 この1月末から2月18日まで、そのトイレの改修工事が行われた。 二輪車駐輪場を塞いで、ずらりと何十基もの仮設トイレを敷設して、元のトイレを立ち入り禁止にしての改修工事。 これで故障してばかりのTO...

  • Roadside Station Agatsumakyo
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    4.0
    35 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Agatsumagunhigashiagatsumamachi Mishima 6441
    This roadside station is located near the entrance of the Places of Scenic Beauty Agatsuma Gorge, approximately 20 minutes West of central Higashiagatsuma Town, which is approximately 50 minutes from the Kan’etsu Expressway Shibukawa Ikaho Interchange, via National Route 145. There is a station’s Tengu takeout corner with dishes directly from the farm, and its soft served ice cream is very popular even in the winter. Visitors can also enjoy the local cuisine at the Agatsumatei restaurant with dishes such as the Ginger Roast made with a local specialty Yamato Pork. There is also Tengu no Yu, which is a day-trip hot spring, foot baths and various playground equipment and a dog park, so the families can enjoy themselves.

    農産物直売場「てんぐ」お食事所「あがつま亭」我妻温泉「天狗の湯」などがあり ドッグランや子供たちのための遊具もありなかなかいい道の駅です。 足湯もあり気軽に入れる感じがグッド!開放的な広場に面していて気軽に入れます。 天狗の湯は中学生以上420円、3歳から小学生は210円で利用しやすいです。貸し切り風呂もありましたよ。我妻渓谷へのシャトルバスも出ているのでここに車を停めてバスを利用して渓谷散歩を...

  • Roadside Station Agrimu Showa
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    4.0
    22 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Tonegunshouwamura Morishita 2406-2
    This roadside station is located on Prefectural Route 65, just off the Kan’etsu Expressway Showa Interchange. In addition to the direct sales outlets which sell vegetables freshly picked from Showa Village, there is also a natural footbath which is safe to lie down at even if it rains, among other facilities. In the Farm Restaurant, visitors can enjoy set meals and ramen made with fresh, local vegetables. The soft cream which uses seasonal fruits is also popular. And in the neighboring Agrimu Farm, visitors can enjoy experiencing harvesting seasonal vegetables. The Agrimu Rakugyo farming experience which allows people to rent a farm is open all year round and is also very popular.

    2020年1月12日に訪問したら11時から「どんど焼」をやるとのこと。寒い中けど待っていたら、神主の祝詞から始まって点火したのは11時24分でした。道の駅の隣にある畑の中で、お焚き上げをするだけです。無料の足湯は室内なので雨が降っても大丈夫ですがお湯がぬる過ぎで身体が全然温まりません。食事は「ことぶき亭」と「農家レストラン」がありますが、今回は「ことぶき亭」でざるそば700円と揚げ蕎麦がき三色セッ...

  • Roadside Station Yoshioka Onsen
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    3.5
    26 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Kitagunmagunyoshiokamachi Urushibara 2004
    This roadside station on National Route 17 overlooks the clear stream of the Tone River and Mt. Akagi. Visitors can enjoy an open-air spa bath in the day use facility “Rivertopia Yoshioka”, as well as local dishes from the restaurant such as the “Grilled Shinshu Pork and Ginger Set” and “Okkirikomi” (noodles and vegetables cooked in soup). Local fresh produce, handmade lunch boxes and local popular breads etc. are available at the “Bussankan Kazaguruma” market. Sports such as golf, tennis and cycling etc. can be enjoyed at the nearby Yoshioka Town Green Area Sports Park. There is also an EV charging station.

    On the way from Ikaho Onsen this is a nice michi-no-eki. A restaurant, clean restrooms, place for kids to play, and foot onsen to rest your feet (hard to find)so take a hand towel. We always look...

  • Roadside Station Denen Plaza Kawaba
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    Gunma Pref. Tonegunkawabamura Hagimuro 385
    This roadside station is located along the Prefectural Route 64 Hirakawa Yokozuka Line in Kawaba Village, Tone County, Gunma. It was chosen as the no.1 choice for “favorite roadside station in Kanto.” The spacious lot includes a wide variety of facilities, such as a restaurant, a bakery, a cafe, a beer brewery, a meat plant, a pizzeria, a hotel with a day spa, and a farmer’s market with fresh local vegetables and other specialty products. A great place for the family to spend the day, offering experience with crafts and pottery, and a large playground.
  • Roadside Station Oze Katashina
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    4.0
    12 Reviews
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    Gunma Tone-gun Katashinamura Kamada 3967-1

    農産物の直売所はイマイチだったけど、足湯やドックランが整備されていてとても良い。カフェテリアではpaypayも使えて便利。はなまるうどんみたいに、うどんを頼んで、天ぷらを自由に選ぶシステム。展望デッキからの眺めも最高です。

  • Asama Bokujo Chaya
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    3.5
    15 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Agatsumagunnaganoharamachi Kitakaruizawa 1990-800
    50 minutes from the Usui-Karuizawa Interchange on the Joshin-etsu Expressway via National Route 18/National Route 146. At this roadside rest stop, located at the entrance to the vast Asama Farm sprawling 1,300 meters above sea level, visitors can get a bite to eat and enjoy picking out souvenirs and gifts. The rest stop's roast beef donburi rice bowl, featured on television, is limited to just a few customers a day and consists of homemade roast beef served over rice with a side salad of alpine vegetables, an exquisite flavor combination. The facility also offers candle making and other classes and has a petting zoo with goats and sheep. During the Golden Week and summer holidays, kids can also go on horseback rides.

    This area is the middle of way between urban Karuizawa city and Kusatsu( is one of famous Onsen , spring bath, areas in Japan. Available to have a good icecream and to meet animals and to rest for...

  • Mt. Tanigawa Drive-in
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    3.5
    29 Reviews
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    Minakami cho Yumeno 220 in Tone-gun, Gunma prefecture
    A drive-in restaurant located a four minute walk from Doai Station. The restaurant often serves as a base for mountain climbers and visitors touring the area. The natural beauty of the surroundings and the restaurant’s retro atmosphere will help soothe the fatigue of travel. The Drive-in serves homemade dishes incorporating Mt. Tanigawa spring water and local vegetables. In addition to its signature soba and udon noodles, the Drive-in also offers party meals for groups of 15 or larger and the 240 seat restaurant can accommodate large banquets and parties. Tanigawa no Tsuki, a famous local sweet, are produced in the adjoining workshop.

    大きなお店、広い駐車場。でも、上越線でモグラ駅、土合駅で下車していくのがいい!。 おみやげもある。赤城牛のステーキは安くて美味しい!。

  • Kusaki Drive-In
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    4.0
    13 Reviews
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    Gunma Pref. Midorishi Azumachoukusagi 75
    "This drive-in is located beside Kusaki Lake in Midori City, Gunma Prefecture. The store sells two thousand Yomogi Manju every day, a rice cake which Joetsu Kusaki Lake is famous for, which has a rich flavor and chewy texture. It also sells various souvenirs, Maitake mushrooms, pickles and tea limited to the Tochigi and Gunma Prefectures. In the restaurant, customers can enjoy Kamameshi set meal, hot pot meals and soba set meals with Maitake mushrooms such as ""Sakura"" or ""Autumn Leaves"". There are also chicken lunch boxes and sauce cutlet lunch boxes for sale."

    草木ダムを見てから 草木ドライブインでお土産を購入し食事を取りました。 海外向けなお土産もあって楽しめます。 くるみまんじゅうやよもぎまんじゅうは 昔からの名物です。 舞茸や特産物も売っています。 道沿いで立ち寄りやすい場所にあります。

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Gunma prefecture is synonymous with onsen. Natural hot spring water sources throughout the prefecture have given rise to a series of small onsen towns, each set among luscious mountains. At Kusatsu, Ikaho, and Minakami, traditional indoor and outdoor bathing experiences are served hand in hand with irresistible onsen-themed food, including steam-cooked eggs and custard pudding.

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