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Jigokumushikobo Kannawa

5 Furomoto, Beppu, Oita Prefecture
+81 977-66-3775
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Freshly steamed food

Place was crowded. Have to buy food tickets from a vending machine and wait for our table. When our... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Singapore, Singapore
An interesting place

Took a 20-min bus from Beppu station. The pleased ride run through communities of Beppu. Waited... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
Taipei, Taiwan
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5 Furomoto, Beppu, Oita Prefecture
+81 977-66-3775
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Place was crowded. Have to buy food tickets from a vending machine and wait for our table. When our que number was called, we collect our food and go to the steaming area where staff will assist us to steam the food. Food can be...More

Thank sllim2015
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Took a 20-min bus from Beppu station. The pleased ride run through communities of Beppu. Waited 40-min to get a use of steam stove. There is a free foot-steaming spa facility to keep you entertained while you wait. Food was OK.

Thank ChrisThree
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We waited 1.5 hours ! Male staff made us buy food tickets from their vending machine immediately after taking a queue number . I asked him if we could buy the food tickets when it was nearer our turn but he said we need to...More

1  Thank karang88
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Apparently, this is not a 5 star dinning place but trust me you will love when you know that you can cook your own food here ! Those ladies will lead the way to do it !!

Thank Kritsada B
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

When we saw Jigokumushikobo, we were super excited to make our own steaming food. There is 40 mins wait and 30 mins cooking time. There is free foot bath if you want to find thing to do while waiting. The food for steaming are frozen...More

Thank TheNayzer
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Food is cooked using the steam from the hot springs and they have an area with about 15 steamers all located above a steam outlet. The steamed food is comforting in this cold and rainy weather and reasonably fresh and the service staff is helpful....More

Thank Gary L
Reviewed 21 December 2016

This place is located near the Kannawa bus terminal, and is pretty easy to find once you reach Kannawa. On arrival, go to the counter to get a queue number and instructions on how to go about with the cooking and purchasing of food. After...More

Thank Malcolm_See
Reviewed 13 December 2016

From my expectation to have nice fresh seafood steaming with onsen, it was just gimmick to lure many people to queue for a long time (30 mins for waiting for queue, 30 mins for waiting for steaming, one hour for dining and cleaning the plates...More

1  Thank SarahAHA121
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Not only paying for the frozen and low quality foods but also need to pay for the steamer (Yen 510). Not only that we need to do it ourselves and also need to wash all our dishes. No drinking water too. Don't go if not...More

2  Thank WongSanLee
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Overall, nice experience. Great concept using the natural hot steam to cook something to eat. Somehow, you pay for frozen seafood to be steamed. If the food is fresh, probably have a much better taste than over cooked frozen seafood. Keep in mind, after you're...More

2  Thank Wonno
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