Japanese Confectionery
This is a yomogi mochi rice cake specialty shop located on Sanjo-dori Street in Hashimoto Town, Nara City. The yomogi mochi is made from carefully selected locally grown produce. Hot rice is pounded swiftly according to traditional methods to make the soft and springy texture of the sweet. The shop is visited by many customers who come to see the skilled combination of the craftsmen turning and pounding the rice first hand.

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Nara Pref. Narashi Hashimotochou 29
Irregular holidays
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Vegetarian Menu
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English Menu
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Average budget
[Lunch] 1-1,000yen
[Night] 1-1,000yen
Estimated stay time
0-30 minutes

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN

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  • It doesnt matter what drives you there - as long as you you try that mochi!!
    5.0 Reviewed:2021.01.16
    I was skeptical at first - Ive had many a mochi in my lifetime and Ive never been fond of bean paste - but after seeing *that* viral video, I reluctantly decided to try Nakatanidou at least once...
  • Famous matcha mochi
    3.0 Reviewed:2019.12.20
    I was on my way to the hotel from Nara Park when I saw this shop and a lot of people in front of it. People would buy something and then take pictures of it or in front of the store, so I had to try...
  • Green tea mochi
    5.0 Reviewed:2019.12.05
    Just passing by from Nara station to the Park...bit of a crowd watching the show of a couple of men beating the green dough with 2 oversized wooden mallets. Super fresh - still warm and delicious...

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