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4-8-6 Ote, Matsumoto 390-0874, Nagano Prefecture
+81 263-32-1298
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (10 reviews)
“cold soba” (9 reviews)
“tempura” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4-8-6 Ote, Matsumoto 390-0874, Nagano Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Within a 5min walking distance from the castle, this place serves excellent soba noodles. We had couple of side dishes which were equally good. The tempura (we had the large Jpy 3K serving which was a big plate full ) was very well prepared and...More

Thank BertSG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried a cold and a hot soba. Both were good with good amount of fresh ingredients. The wasabi here i the real stuff where it is hand grated by the diner! We spent about 4000yen in total for 2 main courses. Restaurant was empty...More

Thank pengboon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived here early on the first of two nights in Matsumoto. When we first arrived there was only one local couple, but towards the end of our meal around 6.45 the restaurant was filling fast. There is an extensive menu of both hot and...More

Thank Platoinsingapore
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We arrived here early evening without a booking and had no trouble getting a seat on the long bench. We thought the style of the place was interesting and rustic. We were served promptly and chose two hot sobas, one with chicken and mushroom and...More

Thank SCSLondon
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We just arrived from the Matsumoto Train station and wanted something good and near. we decided to try this and the walk was less than 7 mins from station . We ordered the tempura soba , the cold soba and the vegetables soba. The tempura...More

Thank LaMiavita318
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Situated in an area near a small creek, excellent neighborhood to wonder around with nice intriguing shops for souvenir shopping. Made a reservation at Kobayashi Soda, was met by the owner warmly when we went in. Ordered the spring vegetable tempura special, which was good....More

Thank semanticvision
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for soba. The place is very inviting. The server (owner?) was very helpful in explaining the procedure to eat the soba in the dipping sauce and the tempura. Everything was simply delicious. We would highly recommend this place!

Thank ColleenS708
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here and ordered the Tenzaru soba (cold soba w dipping sauce and mixed tempura) served w fresh self grated wasabi. So fresh and the noodles had a nice bite. The horse meat grilled on hot stone and grilled duck was tasty too....More

Thank lckemelcee
Reviewed 30 January 2017

The soba comes in very nice presentation, and the taste is unforgetable even for the high japanese standard. THey give you the real wasabi and you have to grate it... was my first experience and the wasabi is soooo different and nice :)

Thank Hendra T
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We had our lunch there on 4th December after depositing our luggages at Matsumoto Station. It takes approximately 5 – 6 minutes to reach here from Matsumoto Station. Do note that the restaurant entrance is at the side street, please slide the door to enter...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-8-6 Ote, Matsumoto 390-0874, Nagano Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Nagano Prefecture  >  Matsumoto
  • Phone Number: +81 263-32-1298
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