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Ichii

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Cafe, Bar, Pizza, Pub
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4340 Sanfukujimachi, Takayama 506-0807, Gifu Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 577-34-9016
Today
11:00 - 23:00
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Thu - Tue 11:00 - 23:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is a lovely little cafe with great views over Takayama. The coffee is great (the best I have had in Japan) and a vist to Ichii is a nice reward for the short walk up the hill. The views are good and the walk throgh the cemetary at the top of the hill is picturesque (especially after a snow... More 

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2 Thank GoScrays
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Really nice view and a gorgeous little cafe. Do the walking track as it is great, relax here and enjoy the view and the kilamenjaro beans.

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2 Thank Jesse M
Kaunas, Lithuania
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

We found this lovely place by accident while trying to hide from the sudden rain storm. We were surprised with good food, clear english menu and very charming and frendly athmosphere. Rasa and Gintautas from Lithuania :-)

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2 Thank Rasa S
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

We stumbled upon this wonderful mountaintop cafe by accident and are so glad we did. Fantastic place with a wonderfully warm and welcoming hostess. The ambiance is unique, graced with a serene and beautiful view of Takayama and the surrounding mountains. The food was scrumptious, beer cold, and ambiance charming. Great spot for a relaxing sunset, letting the sun unwind... More 

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2 Thank Nomadsf100
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

The coffee shop is at the top of the knoll. Very cozy ambience with some soft music playing at the backgroud. You can have a great view of the city here. I had hamburger curry rice - simple and tasty. A pleasant surprise.

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3 Thank William H
Boston, MA
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2015

We walked 12-15 minutes up from the historic part of Takayama to this very, very simple place. It feels a bit like a small ski hut, a bit like someone's cluttered living room. The proprietress/cook/waitress is nice so I don't want to come down too hard on the place. If my thirteen year old son had made the meal (and... More 

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2 Thank peartreehill
Vancouver
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

Yummy pizza! Go for the risotto pizza and you won't be sorry. Great place to relax and grab some food and drinks. The owner is the friendliest person you'll meet!

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2 Thank Bananazzz
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2014

We rode our bikes up the hill and found this little gem! A great atmosphere and the food was amazing... The owner was so friendly and welcoming, we could have spent all afternoon up there.

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2 Thank j c
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

We had a lovely lunch at Yosimi's caffee, a 5 min bike ride from the center if Takayama. The view is amazing and the hospitality lovely. Very very recommended if you'd like to take a little brake from the Takayama main tourist attractions. Andy&Liran

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2 Thank Liran A
Paris, France
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1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2014

After a long trip alone in the town or the forest, I was dying. I wanted good food since two hours and started having alucinations! Then, on the top of the hill, a little house, very pretty that never stop preparing food until 10:30pm. The woman was amazing, a good english a sense of humor and open minded. I directly... More 

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2 Thank PaulCoty

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 16
Cuisine
Cafe, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4340 Sanfukujimachi, Takayama 506-0807, Gifu Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Gifu Prefecture  >  Takayama
  • Phone Number: +81 577-34-9016
Description
Our cafe is located right next to the Ayuzaki Castle Ruins Park in the middle of Kitayama Walking Course.
There are lots of attractive view which is associated with the season.
You can get a map at Takayama Tourist Infomation in front of Takayama Station.
Have a great journey!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?