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Kosaku Hoto Kosaku, Kawaguchiko

1638-1 Funatsu, Minamitsuru-gun, Fujikawaguchiko-machi 401-0301, Yamanashi Prefecture
+81 555-72-1181
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (4 reviews)
“soup” (6 reviews)
“noodles” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Soups, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1638-1 Funatsu, Minamitsuru-gun, Fujikawaguchiko-machi 401-0301, Yamanashi Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to go back in time this is your spot. You can almost imagine geishas pouring tea, and it's not the sake talking. Very good food and a broad selection including grenouille a la japonaise and staples like soba and tempura. Very good...More

Thank catalinap664
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been in Japan 4 years and this is up there with one of the best places I've eaten at. We all went for the pork hōtō and ordered some tsukemono too. They have different meat options on the menu including turtle, bear and wild...More

Thank cfp19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good taste, good service, no long time to wait for queue and serve food, many choice of menu and soba is so good

Thank Peach N
Reviewed 21 May 2017

<Inside> Traditional Japanese style. You need to take your shoes off at the entrance and sit on the tatami mat, however, you can ask a table with a recessed floor where you can comfortably sit like a chair. <Food> Big portion and very good. My...More

Thank Chublet777
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Superb noodles. Very delicious and much more better than i expected. Value for money cos it's kinda big portion. Tempura was good too!

Thank jeeridyne c
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Beware this place can be packed and with people waiting. So if you are keen remember to write yourself up when you get there or get jumped in line. And you may have to wait a bit at the table because it is so busy....More

Thank Johannes Sælsen N
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Don't miss it. Traditional Yamanashi pref. food gotten nowhere else. Sets have horse meat to eat with thanks. Just the Houtou is enough.

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 13 February 2017

When in Yamanashi, you must try Hoto noodles. This chain restaurant offers Hoto with affordable price in an quaint atmosphere. We arrived right around noon and had to wait about 15-20 mins but it was worth it. The menu is not big but it has...More

1  Thank Aya T
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We had our lunch here sitting at a traditionally low table with a hole under it to relax our legs. It is a nice dining room and we found the service to be pleasing. We had their signature dish "houtou noodles" which was delicious. The...More

Thank dreumus
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Pros: - Authentic Fuji region food and they tasted good. - It gave us the Japanese feeling of dining as the interior was somewhat of traditional style. A very interesting and nice experience. - Big enough to choose where you want to be seated. -...More

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11 September 2015|
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Response from Indranil2u | Reviewed this property |
Correction: A huge parking lot in front of the restaurant. There will be a waiting time at lunch as it is a popular restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1638-1 Funatsu, Minamitsuru-gun, Fujikawaguchiko-machi 401-0301, Yamanashi Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Yamanashi Prefecture  >  Minamitsuru-gun  >  Fujikawaguchiko-machi
  • Phone Number: +81 555-72-1181
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