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Soba / Udon

This soba buckwheat noodle shop to the west of Yanagibashi Bridge was founded in 1933. They still make their noodles the old-fashioned way with Hida raised buckwheat, stone-ground and formed by hand every day. Because of that the amount they can make is limited, and although they’re open until 20:00, they close once they’re sold out. Their wild vegetable soba is a local favorite, and their soba-gaki also comes recommended. They have plenty of both hot and chilled options, as well as toppings like soft boiled eggs and grated daikon radish with ume plum. Their Soba Kaiseki banquet cuisine served in the evening requires a reservation.


Gifu Pref. Takayamashi Uramachi 45 (Hida / TakayamaArea)

phone 0577320869

11:00-20:00 (Closed when sold out)

Review of Sumikyu

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Reviewed:2019/06/13 Simple, genuine and delicious Soba noodles!
As a die hard Soba noodles fan, every time I travel to Japan I would find good places to fulfill my desire. I saw some good recommendations of Sumikyu and decided to come for a bite. Upon my arrival...
Reviewed:2018/12/09 Excellent soba
We just came down from the snowing mountain and the hot soup hits the spot.

The restaurant is not along the main road but it’s not difficult to find using google maps.

The owner speaks good...
Reviewed:2018/10/12 Excellent soba, friendly husband wife cook and waitress team.
Perfect freshly made soba, you can watch in a window the cook making them by hand early in the morning before the shop opens. Photos of the cooks patrilineal ancestors, also soba makers, on the...

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Gifu Pref. Takayamashi Uramachi 45 [ map ]
Hida / TakayamaArea
11:00-20:00 (Closed when sold out)
Irregular holidays
Parking Lot
Available (200yen subsidy)
Credit Card
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Vegetarian Menu
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English Menu
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          Gifu Areas


          Tucked away in the very center of Japan, Gifu prefecture houses mountains, old towns, and one of Japan's greatest hot springs, Gero Onsen. A tour of the prefecture's traditional architecture will take you from the mountain-enveloped wooden streets of Takayama to the mountain village of Shirakawago, where visitors can explore 250-year-old thatched roofed houses known as gassho-zukuri.