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2-19 Honmachi, Takayama 506-0011, Gifu Prefecture
+81 80-1624-9930
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good54%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
11 Aug 2017
“Authentic ”
10 Nov 2016
“Great food and service!!”
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2-19 Honmachi, Takayama 506-0011, Gifu Prefecture
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This place is clearly authentic. No fancy tables nor other details. Their meat is good and that's it. Be aware that your clothes will smell a bit after, good sign after all!

Thank Hans J
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Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely place with delicious food. The owner/waitress made the visit very memorable. She was extremely kind, friendly and funny. Cannot recommend this place highly enough.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Chose this restaurant after walking everywhere in Takayama and I can say after checking the prices of almost every restaurant in the city this one is probably the best value for money. 180g of pure sizzling hida beef for 3200 yen with free miso and...More

Thank Alita-b-angel
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

As you walk into this place, you realise it's 1) a local spot 2) chintzy 3) diner-style But for all that, the service was great and the food delicious. We stumbled upon this place at 3pm looking for a place for lunch. Most other places...More

Thank Rob L
Reviewed 27 November 2014

We literally stumbled upon this cozy little restaurant by accident and were very pleased that we did. The beef was superb, the portions plentiful and the service friendly. Indeed it does seem like the kind of place that appeals to locals rather than the trendier...More

Thank Cantley2014
Reviewed 16 April 2013

Takayama is known for its Hida beef, and at Manpukutei, this dish is served well and not expensively too! It's a simple restaurant that serves homestyle food at inexpensive prices. For non-beef eaters, they have chicken and tofu dishes as well. When we went there,...More

1  Thank wanderful888
Reviewed 16 April 2012

Seemed to be very much a local hangout with everyone knowing everyone else. No frills, but good food. We both had a bbq beef set which was more than enough for each of us. Around 2500 yen apiece.

Thank TrevisLawton
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  • Address: 2-19 Honmachi, Takayama 506-0011, Gifu Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Gifu Prefecture  >  Takayama
  • Phone Number: +81 80-1624-9930
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