What to eat in Kamikochi?

Eating lunch, snacks and delicious things is one of the pleasure of traveling. Popular restaurants and menus should be helpful.

Foods circumstances

Perhaps the most eaten in Kamikochi "Sanzokuyaki"

To popular mountain resort · Kamikochi area, seeking landscape and coolness, 2 million tourists a year will come.

But, From the perspective of nature conservation, it is also a national park / special natural treasure, there are few stores, there are not many kinds of dishes.

It is disappointing that it is disappointing that lunchtime is very crowded at any store, centering on dishes for Japanese people.

Specialty of Kamikochi

Salt-grilled trout

Specialty of Kamikochi is River fish (a type of trout a char) grilled with charcoal fire.

Originally it is a traditional Japanese cooking method that uses the heat of "Ilori" used for heating, it is the taste of the local community that is transmitted to Kamikochi.

As a restaurant serving this dish, "Kamonjigoya" located in "Myojin" is the most famous.

Kamonjigoya (Salt-grilled trout JPY 1,000)


If arrival to Kamikochi is early in the morning, choose this place without hesitation.

Open 7am (congestion is 6am)



Matsumoto municipal government "Kamikochi Shokudo" located in the building in the Kamikochi bus terminal. There are abundant menus using local materials. It is very easy to use because it has many seats and a good location.

Open until 16:30, lunch is naturally, ideal for snacks after hiking.

Kamikochi Shokudo (Breakfast JPY 900)

Popular lunch

will introduce several restaurants picking popular restaurants for lunch. Basically it is popular with Japanese people, it is probably tasty.

The most popular "Kappa Shokudo"

Sanzokuyaki set JPY 1,280

Sanzokuyaki set JPY 1,280

The top popularity at lunch is "Kappa Shokudo" on the 2nd floor of the Gosenjaku-hotel, the location is in front of Kappa Bridge.

Can eat the famous "Sanzokuyaki" or similar set meal while watching the Kappa Bridge and the mountain.

However, because it is a popular shop, lunch time is likely to wait for vacancies.

Kappa Shokudo (in Gosenjaku Hotel)

Open 10:00 to 15:00, Lunch set about JPY 1,200 to 2,000

At the empire hotel of yearning

Imperial Hotel Traditional Beef Curry

Imperial Hotel Traditional "Beef Curry" : JPY 2,700

The lunch at the mountain hotel "Kamikochi Teikoku Hotel (Kamikochi Imperial Hotel)" which is the representative of Japan is expensive but popular.

There are Japanese cuisine, or pasta, curry, course meal, etc. at casual restaurant.

Kamikochi Imperial Hotel

Open 11:00 to 14:30, Lunch set about JPY 1,700 to 3,500

Nozawana Fried rice

Nozawana Fried rice set

Nozawana Fried rice set

Two hours from Kappa Bridge. It is popular that homemade lunch of "Michikusa-shokudo" in Tokusawa is very tasty.

There are menus such as udon, Japanese buckwheat noodles, curry rice etc. Among them, "Nozawana Fried rice" is absolutely selected.

Michikusa-shokudo (in Lodge Tokusawaen)

Open 10:00 to 14:00, Lunch about JPY 800 to 1,200

Fast food

In Kamikochi there are no McDonald's, Burger King, Taco Bell, and similar global chen shops.

Restaurant Konashi

Sanzoku Burger JPY 720

Sanzoku Burger JPY 720

Self-style restaurant "Konashi" located in front of Kappa bridge. offer some original Japanese taste sandwiches and hamburgers.

Be eaten in the shop, but you can take out and eat it outdoors in a nice view place.

Restaurant Konashi (in Hotel Shirakabaso)

Open 7:00 to 17:00, Burger about JPY 600 to 900

Cafeteria Trois cinq

Kamikochi dog JPY 580

Kamikochi dog JPY 580

Homemade Apple pie is a signboard product cafeteria "Trois cinq", located in front of Kappa bridge.

There are also desserts such as tacos with salsa sauce, mixed pizza and frappe.

Trois cinq (in Gosenjaku lodge)

Open 8:00 to 17:00, "Kamikochi dog" JPY 580

Junk foods and sweets

Junk foods to slightly hungry, Sweet food to eat while walking ...

Alpico shop (Souvenir Shop)

Shops dealing with various foods such as Japanese-style junk food, snacks.

in Kamikochi bus terminal

Open 8:00 to 17:00

Soft-serve ice cream & Gelato

Easy sweets of sightseeing spots "Soft-serve ice cream Cream & Gelato", 2 shops popular near Kappa Bridge

Kappanokyukeisho (in Hotel Shirakabaso)

Trois cinq (in Gosenjaku lodge)



The most popular tearoom in Kamikochi. Will be satisfied with authentic Sweets.

5HORN (in Gosenjaku Hotel)

Open 9:00 to 16:30, Homemade cake JPY 850 to 1,650


Coffee put in the original cake and Kamikochi spring water. Enjoy the time of bliss slowly.

Grindelwald (in Kamikochi Imperial Hotel)

Open 10:00 to 16:00, Cake set JPY 1,700 or more

River Terrace

Magnificent view, an open terrace where wind and sound feel a sense of unity with nature.

River Terrace (in lemeiesta Hotel)

Open 8:00 to 15:30, Cake set JPY 900