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Address: 2427-3 Yuzawa, Minamiuonuma-gun, Yuzawa-machi 949-6101, Niigata Prefecture
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+81 25-784-3758

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Loved this place especially the sake museum! For ¥500 you can go sake tasting, they will give you 5 coins to put in the vending machine like sake server, there is so much to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved this place especially the sake museum! For ¥500 you can go sake tasting, they will give you 5 coins to put in the vending machine like sake server, there is so much to choose from had to pay twice! Got tipsy in the process :) There is also lots of shops to buy souvenirs, sake and food. Also there... More 

Thank ellehcim727
Las Pinas, Philippines
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23 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is located at Echigo Yuzawa station. You get to taste 5 different sake of your choice for Y500. We went here after spending our day at Gaza Yuzawa and before we rode our train back to Tokyo. Try it. It was really fun. And sake can warm up your body fast. : )

Thank MariaClara325
Singapore, Singapore
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Go earlier in the day as samples run out later in the day :) Sake area looks awesome though we didn't experience (as we don't drink).

Thank SharonTeo1217
Hong Kong, China
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32 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

When i visit there in Dec 2016, many locals and local skiiers were going as well. There was sake promotion, and as a foreigner thats the first time I learnt much much more about sake. One of the sake being promoted was made by "new rice", and the taste has its character that even a person dont drink often could... More 

Thank Teresa C
Singapore, Singapore
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187 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

This is an excellent honey trap for people who are getting into sake. Pay 500 yen for 5 shots of sake, and there is a truckload of choice here.

Thank AlvinChanJB
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Yuzawa-town is very convenient snow district from Tokyo. It's only 75min.by Sinkansen-Express from Tokyo Station. You can enjoy ski and snowboarding there from end of December to top of April. And good for hot springs, Japanese rice wine "Nihonsyu" and Japanese rice there. I recommend you to visit "Cocolo Yuzawa " in Etigo-Yuzawa Station facilities. You can get fine souvenir... More 

Thank kazuy36
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2015

1コインで1杯の御猪口、日本酒を気軽に味わえます。(5杯/¥500) 新潟の日本酒は風味豊かでどれも美味しいけど、ここに来れば自分の好みが必ず見つかります。 新幹線の駅と一緒のため非常に便利です。 1 cup of your Inoguchi 1 coin, you can taste willingly sake. (5 cups / ¥ 500) I Niigata sake is delicious any rich flavor, their preferences you will find always if you come here. It is very convenient for together with the Shinkansen station.

Thank hiroron
Portland, Maine
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245 reviews
105 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015

Visiting a winter ski resort in the height of summer presents some challenges, but the little village of Yuzawa still holds a few sweet charms, and this train station market is definitely one of them. There is a very helpful visitor's center (the staff members speak pretty darn good English) attached to the bookstore. There are a lot of restaurants... More 

Thank Pen_Princess
Seoul, Korea
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152 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2015

Echico-yuzawa station is full of vitality with beautiful shops, which is different from outside quietness. Among others, ponshukan is really interesting. With 500 yen, I enjoyed 5 different sakes. What lovely sakes I had there! I could compara different tastes. I had even 5 more tastes. Total 10 kinds of sakes gave me interesting and relaxed experience. The result? I... More 

Thank Kim_Creator
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36 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2014

So many kinds of saké, pickles, beer and food souvenirs. Looks very nice after the renovation & the sake-tasting section is lots of fun. Nice place to browse for snow-country specialities. I can very much recommend the Yasuda yogurt products, tastiest yogurt, ice cream etc. i have ever tried. A friend from Sweden who joined us our last trip to... More 

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