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495-1 Hiuchiwan, Sasayama, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 79-552-0702
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
10 Apr 2016
“Excellent Japanese Food (hot pot style), in a beautiful old Inn set in a pretty garden. Wonderful.”
17 Dec 2015
“good food, great place!”
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$$ - $$$
495-1 Hiuchiwan, Sasayama, Hyogo Prefecture
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Reviewed 11 April 2016

Driving up there is a wonderful garden leading down the hill, which in spring is sure to be fabulous and full of blooms. The country Inn looks like a picture postcard, with a stuffed wild boar at the front door. The inside has floor seating...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed 18 December 2015

actually, been there only once and it was 3 yrs ago, and longing to go back but we cant get a reservation for its always fully booked but this yr we finally hit the best timing to call for a seat and got it!! best...More

Thank Aileen M
Reviewed 17 October 2015

My wife and I spent the day in Sasayama shopping for pottery. We didn't have a plan for dinner but ended up at Iwaya as it was highly recommended by Trip Advisor. So glad we took the time to drive here!! My only regret is...More

Thank Jon D
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

This is my 2nd visit to Iwaya. This idyllic traditional Japan charcoal restaurant carries a simple and yet delicious menu. All the ingredients are sourced locally from Hyogo, I believe they even raise chickens on this mountain side property. Last winter visit we had and...More

Thank p4knyc
Reviewed 18 July 2013

I experienced this restaurant with a group last Monday and it was great. The food was delicious and the setting beautiful and serene. It is a complicated place to get to and best done with Japanese travel companions, but well worth the effort.

Thank 557davidh
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 28 - USD 47
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 495-1 Hiuchiwan, Sasayama, Hyogo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Hyogo Prefecture  >  Sasayama
  • Phone Number: +81 79-552-0702
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