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Kintoki no Amataro (金時の甘太郎)


Japanese Confectionery

This obanyaki treat specialty shop is on the approach to Naritasan Shinshoji Temple. Their Amataro-yaki features their own thin, crispy crust and is packed with homemade bean paste. They sell adzuki an (red bean paste) and shiro-an (white bean paste) varieties, and they're a popular snack with visitors walking to and from the temple.


Chiba Pref. Naritashi Hanazakichou 527 (Narita / SakuraArea)

phone 0476220823

9:00-until sold out

Review of Kintoki no Amataro

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Reviewed:2019/11/28 Must try
This is the best red bean bun I have tried in Japan. The red/white bean filling is delicious, soft and sweet. The filling is very full; the bun is very fulfilling. It is of course best to eat it when...
Reviewed:2019/03/15 A piece of authentic Japan
When the locals line up rain, hail or shine for the bean cakes, you know that it must be good. They are practically cooked right in front of you, so you know they are fresh. Try one of each - red and...
Reviewed:2018/01/19 Hard to miss if you’re heading through old Narita
It’s pretty hard to miss this dessert shop that specializes in red or white bean waffle cakes. If the line doesn’t catch your eye, then the smell of freshly made cakes should catch your nose. There...

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Chiba Pref. Naritashi Hanazakichou 527 [map]
Narita / SakuraArea
9:00-until sold out

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN


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          Chiba Areas


          The Boso Peninsula forms the main body of Chiba prefecture, and this is where you’ll find its endless warm water beaches and jagged mountains. Further inland, Narita - most famous as the home of Narita Airport - is a secret haven of tradition and history in the form of centuries-old Shinshoji Temple and quaint wooden Edo buildings. Chiba prefecture is also home to both Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea.