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Restaurant Le Midi

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2-85 Hommachi, Takayama 506-0011 , Gifu Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 577-36-6386
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11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Wed 18:00 - 21:00
Fri - Wed 11:30 - 15:00
Fri 18:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 17:00 - 21:00
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for lunch on our travel between Takayama and Kanazawa. A small restaurant that packs a punch. The food was absolutely delicious. We had the Wagyu beef steak. The service was impeccable. Quite a little gem to find in the middle of the Japanese alps.

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Thank Rula A
Sydney, Australia
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326 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Known for its award winning hida steak, Le Midi doesn't disappoint. The meals are large enough to give that satisfied feeling yet not so filling you aren't enticed by dessert. I was disappointed they only had one bottled beer variety but the wine list certainly made up for that. I'd eat here again.

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Thank David B
New York City, New York
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70 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate lunch at the Le Midi France restaurant, don't mix with the Italian Le Midiin the other side of the street. Make a reservation so avoid lines, we chosed the special menue with the filet minion the highest grade Hida beef and my husband chosed the A5 serilion Hida beef. You get the soup rice and desert. The soup... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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6 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hidi beef steak is excellent. This shop operates under the Le Midi group which owns 3 shops ranging from formal French, Italian and this noodle eatery. If you don't want formal lunch but like the quality hidi fillet and ramen, you must try this. Especially, you are in a hurry for sight seeing.

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Thank Dan Tak Kee C
Thornhill, Canada
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was delicious. My husband and I took steak and burger to share . Both dishes were spectacular . Restaurant also has nice medium price price level wine selection for someone who like to have meat with wine. Service was very good. All service stuff speaks good English . English menus also available. Was there for lunch - highly recommend.

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Thank Minskgirl81
Sao Paulo, SP
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64 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We took the lunch menu and decided to take the wagyu beef (3th time in japan). The meet was amazing as always but they brought our meet cold and we have to ask them to warm it up and they brought cold again impacting our perception of our meal. Inaceptable from a 50 dolars/ person course.

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Thank Felipejborges
Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

My first taste of Hida beef has been just amazing. Le Midi is well known from Tripadviser and need to be prebooked. Service can be slow but the 200g Hida sirloin melts in your mouth. Lovely wine selection. A must visit in Takayama

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Thank oreodiv
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This is a French style restaurant, with a bright room and a nice decor. There is a good selection of appetizers and main courses. We were 4 for diner, the service was great, the food absolutely delicious! We paid 140$ without wine.

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Thank Sharon N
Argyll and Bute, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

This was our third restaurant visit in Takayama, the first two being the wonderful Sakurajaya and Centre4hamburgers. We looked at the website and decided we'd have one of their set menus Y4,800-12,000. Got to the restaurant and the set menus were advertised outside. Went in and sat down in a very nice corner table. The restaurant was quiet but it's... More 

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Thank Steviem71
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

French food at LeMidi was some of the best we've had anywhere. We all had duck and it was beautifully cooked and presented. The service was warm, welcoming and friendly. The complimentary sorbet was very much appreciated and when we sent our compliments to the chef he actually came out to greet us which was a lovely gesture. Highly recommend... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
French
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-85 Hommachi, Takayama 506-0011, Gifu Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Gifu Prefecture  >  Takayama
  • Phone Number: +81 577-36-6386

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