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Houtou Fudou (Kawaguchiko Minami)

1672-2 Funatsu, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0301, Yamanashi Prefecture
+81 555-72-5011
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good59%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“miso soup” (2 reviews)
“houtou” (2 reviews)
“vegetables” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1672-2 Funatsu, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0301, Yamanashi Prefecture
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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

My friends and I were at Kawaguchiko from 7-9 Jul 2016 but this shop was not open at all. There was no signage or anything to suggest why it wasnt open. Nothing on their website as well. We even went to their next nearest branch...More

Thank snowapple
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Very lovely restaurant with traditional style seating including tatami mats. Lose the shoes when you enter and enjoy the atmosphere! Food is very good, local style noodles in an amazing broth with different options for meat, fish or veggies. Includes lots of pumpkin pieces, dumplings,...More

Thank Lorenz H
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

"Houtou" is Japanese style chicken dumpling with miso soup without chicken. Yes it has lots of vegetables and pumpkin.

Thank Nako G
Reviewed 13 April 2016

This was the first japanese styled/ ambiance restaurant that I visited in Japan. My family loved the food. especially the Japanese style seating. My kids also loved the various sweets that they had kept at the billing counter. We order two dishes which were filling...More

Thank SathyanathS
Reviewed 5 July 2015

if you like miso soup, and you also like udon, just eat it! especially that would be perfect t eat in winter...

Thank J359jncd
Reviewed 7 December 2013

As much as I enjoy a huge cauldron of hot hot noodles, I enjoy meat more, and wish that this dish had a more...carnivorous option :P otherwise, tasty

Thank BirdDovahkiin
Reviewed 28 November 2012

Not the best noodle soup I had, but a great experience. Especially if you go eat a bowl with a Japanese friend. Thick soup with handmade noodles that will definitely fill your stomach full.

Thank Martin V
Reviewed 26 July 2012

The hot noodle come in a bowl with diameter only an inch less than a chopstick's length. Since it's too hot, we need to 'hang' the noodle several seconds before we put it to our mouth. Don't be too busy to cool it down, because...More

Thank yniav
Reviewed 13 February 2012

The surroundings are very traditional, but the menu is very limited - The main dish in its various forms is very good - and large too. Impressive wood hall with ancient design pictures.

Thank dolphinm
Reviewed 14 June 2011

This restaurant is hard to miss ... the owner has a whistle and a pair of roller blades and his frantic attempts to guide you into his car park as you round the corner make you want to stop to see what's going on even...More

Thank Yandinagirl
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USD 7 - USD 9
Lunch, Dinner
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Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1672-2 Funatsu, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0301, Yamanashi Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Yamanashi Prefecture  >  Minamitsuru-gun  >  Fujikawaguchiko-machi
  • Phone Number: +81 555-72-5011
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