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  • Umon (Ichibangai Shop)
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    4.0
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    Saitama Kawagoe-shi Saiwaicho 1-6
    The Ichibangai location of this confectioner has a tea house which offers a popular food menu starring Imo-Okowa (sweet potato and rice). Their popular Imo-Koi manjuu bun, a mixture of sweet potato and whole red beans wrapped in a dough made with mochi rice and yams, offers a nostalgic flavor and has been chosen as one of Sai-no-Kuni's Authorized Superior Brand Goods. Their Imo-Pote cakes and Imo-Okowa make for great souvenirs.

    入り口前では「いも恋」という饅頭をふかして売っています。これはこれで美味しかったですが、中に入るとランチもいただけます。ちなみに物販品は着物を着ていくと5%OFFだそうです。ランチは3種類用意されていました。わたしは真ん中のうなぎ入りのものをいただきました。芋おこわががっつりとついていまして、びっくりしました。お洒落な民家でいただくランチ。とても素敵なじかんをいただきました。もし待ちなしで入れるよ...

  • Kawagoe Bakery Raku Raku
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    Saitama Pref. Kawagoeshi Motomachi 2-10-13
    "A bread bakery located in Kashiya Yokocho (Candy Alley) in Moto-machi, Kawagoe City. The bakery sells breads made by hand using flour from Hokkaido and natural yeast, and without the use of additives. Popular breads like the ""Premium Shokupan,"" designed to be eaten untoasted and made by fermenting the dough for 18 hours to maximize the flavor; and the ""Omiso no Pan"" bread made with glutinous rice flour and Chichibu miso added to the dough, ensure that the bakery frequently sees lines of waiting customers."

    菓子屋横丁付近にあります。 お味噌のパンとコーンパン、プレーンのパンを購入しました。 生地がしっとりしていて、風味もよく非常に美味しかったです。コーンパンはコーンが多く入っていて、大満足でした。 定番のサツマイモスイーツも良いですが、ご当地パンを買うのもありだと思います。

  • Lapin Noir bakery
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibushi Nosakamachi 1-18-12
    Lapin Noir is a bakery located in 1 Chome, Nosaka-machi, Chichibu City. It makes and sells bread which is made using three different types of natural yeast (developed specially by Lapin Noir to suit different types of bread) and Japanese wheat flour; as far as possible, Lapin Noir uses only organic and natural ingredients. The bakery sells around 50 different types of bread in all, from 100% rye bread to breads that contain no dairy products, fats or sugar; there is also a wide selection of cookies, cakes, etc.

    ☆Kurousagi Lapin Noir (Bakery) Open hours 10:00-18:30 Closed on Tuesdays and Fridays. They use natural yeast and domestic flour for their bread. Their safe and trusted breads are delicious! The store...

  • Yasudaya
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    4.5
    11 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibushi Bambamachi 19-9
    A long-standing butcher shop established in 1916 which is located in Banba-machi, Chichibu City. The shop is famous for its pork, beef, and wild boar meat carefully marinated in a secret recipe miso sauce by skilled hands. The shop also sells various cuts of meat over the counter as well as fried food and other sides. The shop's handmade menchi-katsu breaded mincemeat cutlets are particularly popular.

    メンチカツがおすすめとのこと。お店に行ったら売り切れでしたが、ちょっと待っていれば揚げますよと言ってくれたので待つことにしました。 「揚げたてなので熱いですから気を付けて。」と言う優しい言葉とともに頂いたメンチカツは、とてもジューシー。美味しかったのでお土産には豚の味噌漬けを購入しました。こちらもおいしかったです。

  • Buko Shuzo Yanagida Sohonten
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    10 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibushi Miyakawachou 21-27
    A three minute walk from the Chichibu Station on the Chichibu Railway, this historic brewery, founded in 1753, proudly produces the Buko Masamune brand sake, having a history of winning many awards and competitions. The sake is brewed using the ground water from Mt. Buko which is drawn up from a well within the confines of the brewery. Visitors arriving during business hours bringing their own containers can take this water home. 40 minute tours of the brewery are offered which end with a sake tasting event (reservations required). The two story wooden structure of the brewery built during the late Edo period is a Registered Tangible Cultural Property of Japan.

    A sakagura (sake brewery), over 200 years old. Has its own spring of high quality water. Visitors can take a short excursion to the production rooms and observe sake-making processes (staying at a...

  • Jumangoku (Gyoda Main Store)
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    Saitama Gyoda-shi Gyoda 20-15
    A confectioner that first opened in 1952. Their obsession over ever red bean and every grain of rice resulted in their famous Jumangoku Manjuu bun. This manjuu also won the Japanese Gift Grand Prize 2018 Saitama Award. They also offer a wide variety of other products including Japanese confections, western-style baked treats, treats for both happy or solemn occasions, special store only products, and seasonal sweets.

    昔から親しまれている十万石まんじゅうですが、最近は色々なコラボ商品が販売されていて、コラボ商品は売り切れになるほど人気です。十万石ふくさや行田本店は、明治時代に棟上げされた江戸様式の店蔵で営業しており、まんじゅうだけでなく建物も味があります。店舗裏に駐車場があり、蔵の裏側も見ることが出来ます。

  • Kakujoe Gyorui Tokorozawa Store
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    4.5
    6 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Tokorozawashi Kitanaka 2-272-1
    The Tokorozawa store of Kakujoe Gyorui based in Teradomari, Niigata Prefecture, an area known as the “Ameyoko of fish”, this store has sashimi assortments and sushi of superb freshness as well as side dishes. The store bustles with even more activity during demonstration sales where raw tuna is filleted and on “Kakujoe Day”, the fourth Wednesday of every month except December.

    お正月の買い出しに年末に通ってます。朝7時に着いても駐車場は行列。いったい皆さん何時から来ているのか??にぎり寿司のセットが安くて美味しいので、お正月の食材の仕入れとは別に大量買いしてしまいます。

  • Mitoya Main Store
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    4.5
    6 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibushi Motomachi 1-22
    Founded in 1875, Mitoya is a long-established Japanese sweets store in Chichibu. The store is reputed for having kept the pure taste of its confections so typical of Chichibu since it was first founded. Their Chichibu mochi which contains slightly crushed sweetened red-bean paste with a delicate sweetness is a particularly fine sweet. Other popular Japanese sweets such as sesame manju cake and shichifuku are also available. In 2007 Mitoya opened a Western-style cake shop which sells cakes such as Swiss roll and Mont Blanc.

    もちもち?ふわふわ?とろり?のやわらかいお餅の中に甘すぎないいいあんばいのあんこを包んだ「ちちぶもち」のお店。 一口か二口のサイズ感。軽い感じでサラッと食べられる。昔ながらの和菓子です。 ビニール袋の2個入りから道の駅、じばさんセンター、祭の湯などのお土産コーナーでも買えるのですがこちらの本店に伺うともっと色々な秩父銘菓に出会えます。

  • Marubutsu Nagatoro Raijindo
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    4 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibugunnagatoromachi Nagatoro 806-2
    A senbei rice cracker shop located close to Nagatoro Station in Nagatoro, Nagatoro Town, Chichibu County. The shop sells senbei crackers broiled one at a time by the hands of a skilled master. The shop offers some 80 different varieties, including twice covered in soy sauce, moist nure senbei, and flavors like yuzu kosho and natto miso. The shop also sells other confections, Japanese pickles, and folk crafts and other souvenirs.

    ハート型のとてもかわいいお煎餅を買いました。焼きたてで温かくて美味しかったです。醤油の香ばしさも最高でした。

  • Chichibu Wine
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    4.5
    3 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibugunoganomachi Ryoukamisusuki 41
    A long-standing winery in Chichibu, Saitama Prefecture. Chichibu Wine creates wines alive with the flavors of nature itself using grapes grown directly by the winery with care and attention paid to every step in the process starting with the preparation of the soil. The winery’s wines are characterized by excellent aftertaste and clear flavor and are available for purchase here from Chichibu Wine’s own shop.

    休暇村奥武蔵で飲んだワインが美味しかったので寄ってみました。街道沿いに大きな樽が並んでいるのですぐにわかります。工場内に販売所があり何種類か試飲ができます。店員さん(奥さん?)が色々説明してくれますので悩みます。最終的に孫の生まれた年の赤ワインをチョイス。

  • Ota Kanchido
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    4.5
    3 Reviews
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    Saitama Chichibu-gun Oganomachi Ogano 263
    This yokan (red bean jelly) shop is located along National Route 209 in Ogano, Ogano Town, Chichibu County. Their leading product is their “Kodai Chichibu neri yokan.” Ever since the second-generation shop owner produced the recipe for it in Nihonbashi in 1803, they have continued to preserve its unchanged flavor for over 200 years. They sell three kinds: “honneri (kidney bean paste),” “inaka (adzuki bean paste) ” and “yuzu citrus (kidney bean paste).”

    江戸時代からの老舗羊羹店。享和三美年からの古代秩父練羊羹で、白餡のが一番古い歴史がある羊羹だそう。佇まいも粋でした。日本百銘菓に選ばれているそうです。確かに歴史を感じる味てました。

  • Yume-Sai-Ka Suzuki
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    4.5
    2 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Hannoushi Nakamachi 6-11
    A Western confectionary shop located in the Hanno Ginza shopping district in Naka-machi, Hanno City. The shop makes and sells cakes, baked sweets, and chocolates made with a focus on using ingredients grown or raised locally with choice fertilizers or feed. This long-standing establishment has been offering popular Hanno sweets for years and also sells cookies modeled after Muuma, a mascot character for Hanno.

    以前は和菓子屋さんだったようですが、現在は洋菓子も作っています。今回はマロンパイを購入しました。 栗が1粒入っており美味しかったです。

  • Fukuroya Seika
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    4.0
    2 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibugunnagatoromachi Honnokami 646
    "A Japanese confectionary shop situated along the Saikai Highway in Honnogami, Nagatoro Town, Chichibu County. The shop's signature item is its ""Sumanju"" buns, a unique, Chichibu regional variation on manju buns made with anko bean jam wrapped in a dough made with fermented koji. A popular Nagatoro souvenir, these buns often sell out fast."

    ライン下りで有名な長瀞で、さらに有名な「すまんじゅう」です。国道140号沿いにあるので、すぐにわかります。 長瀞ライン下りは、そうとう昔からやっていて、自分が7-8歳の頃、ライン下りを楽しんでいるセピアカラーの写真が、色あせたアルバムにありました。50年以上前です。ちょうどその頃、この「ふくろや」さんも旅館から和菓子屋へ華麗なる転身を遂げました。そうでした、ここは和菓子屋さんなので、普通の美味しそ...

  • Shinshimadaya
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    2 Reviews
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    Saitama Hanno-shi Hachimancho 7-7
    This Japanese sweet shop is located along Kitaura-dori Street in Hachiman-cho, Hanno City. Founded in the early Meiji era, this long-established store specializes in “Miso-tsuke Manju,” whose taste remains unchanged since its foundation. It is a unique confection made by baking a sake bun with sweet and spicy miso sauce.

    名物「飯能まんじゅう」とありましたが、群馬の焼まんじゅうと同じでしょう。少し味噌味がきついんですが、まんじゅうには甘さのしったりした餡子が入っていて、トータルすればちょうどいいあんばい。お店のテーブルでゆっくりいただきました。お店には小さな手洗いも付いていて、気遣いもさすがです。

  • Yahataya Honten
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    3.5
    2 Reviews
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibushi Bambamachi 8-18
    Yahataya's main store has continued to produce its famous Wado Monaka confections since its founding in 1902. It uses ingredients produced in the pure water and air of the Chichibu area and makes its sweets according to traditional recipes. Wado Monaka is a favorite souvenir of the Chichibu area, and the store's Chichibu Jiman and Chichibu Wine Gelatin are also popular.

    1902年創業の老舗の菓子店です。秩父銘菓和銅最中を販売しています。貨幣の形をした最中皮には和同開珎の四文字がしっかりと刻まれており、小倉あんと柚子あんの2種類あります。また、秩父神社の知恵の神様のシンボルである梟の形をした梟サブレーも人気があります。

  • Momijiya Honten
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    4.0
    1 Reviews
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    Saitama Kumagaya-shi Sayada 3247
    A Japanese confectioner which first opened in 1869. The continue to use the same techniques that they used in the Edo period to make well-known traditional Kumagaya sweets. They produce natural, nutritious, additive and artificial-coloring free treats that are popular for their simple nostalgic flavors. Confections they sell include Gokabou, a deluxe Gokabou called Shorai, and Futomaki.

    埼玉の素朴で懐かしい味のお菓子として有名な五家宝がいただけるお店です。きなこ棒みたいですが大豆の香ばしさ、風味が上品です。

  • Fujiya
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    1 Reviews
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    Saitama Iruma-gun Ogosemachi Naruse 870
    This tofu shop is located in Naruse, Ogose Town, Iruma County. A long-established store that has been making tofu for four generations since the early Showa period, Fujiya produces and directly sells tofu using carefully selected soybeans from all over Japan and bittern produced on Izu Oshima Island. Fujiya also sells desserts such as no-bake cheesecake and pudding made using tofu, and features the Fujiya Tofu Research Institute, where you can find tofu in combinations of different ingredients each month.

    購入したのはゆし豆腐とごま豆腐。 夕方近く行ったので商品は少なめでした。 別棟があり休憩できます。 こちらでお豆腐レアチーズケーキを頂きました。 ゆっくり座りながら頂く滑らかなお豆腐レアチーズケーキがおいしかったです。

  • Strawberry Garden
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    4.0
    1 Reviews
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    Saitama Iruma-gun Moroyamamachi Nishiokubo 1014-2
    This confectionery shop is located along Prefectural Route 114 in Nishi-Ookubo, Moroyama Town, Iruma County. It is directly managed by Ichigo no Sato, a strawberry farm also located in Moroyama Town. Strawberry Garden sells confectionery items such as “baum strawberry with cheese inside,” which is made using homemade strawberry puree, and “strawberry shavings mini,” which is served with shavings of frozen ripe strawberries and condensed milk drizzled over the top. The shop also sells additive-free jams. The shop has a cafe space where customers can enjoy “strawberry goro-goro parfait” during the strawberry season.

    和洋問わずの苺スイーツ絶品。老若男女問わず・・・問わずだらけのお店です。 人気の品は午前中に無くなる感じなので、お早めに!入場制限されてるケースもあって、順番を守れない方はスカッとTVされますよ。

  • Eiseido
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    Saitama Pref. Chichibushi Kamimachi 2-14-6
    "A Japanese confectionary shop situated along Prefectural Route 73 in 2-Chome Kami-machi, Chichibu City. The shop sells jelly made with mulberries pickled in syrup; the ""Chichi Dora,"" a combination of Chichibu fruit, dorayaki pancake sandwich, and whipped cream daifuku cake; and the ""Chichibu Yomatsuri Monaka,"" a wafer cake modeled after the floats which go on parade during the Chichibu Night Festival."
  • Kashi Kobo Oakwood
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    Kasukabe City, Saitama Prefecture 8-966-51
    A Western confectionary shop located in 8-Chome, Kasukabe City. The shop makes and sells baked sweets and cakes designed to maximize the innate flavors of the select ingredients with which they are made. In the adjoining cafe, visitors can enjoy desserts as well as lunch menus including risotto, quiche, homemade bread plates, stewed pork hamburgers, and more.

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Eclipsed by neighboring Tokyo, Saitama is often branded as the sleepy suburbs. However, look a little deeper and you'll uncover quaint towns bursting with history and crafts from the kurazukuri Edo-period clay houses of Kawagoe to the ancient tree-enveloped temples of Chichibu.

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