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Kosaku Kofuekimaeten

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Marunochi, Kofu 400-0031, Yamanashi Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 55-233-8500
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Singapore, Singapore
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31 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016

The texture of the houtou was fantastic. We had houtou at an earlier occasion, but the thick noodles and the broth served at this restaurant was way more superior. We liked the vegetables cooked in the broth. However, the huge serving took us by surprise. We could not finish the huge pot and regretted ordering a pot each. Two people... More 

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Hinckley, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

In Kofu the two 'must eat' foods are houtou (a kind of thicker than udon noodle in a soup with amongst other things kabocha pumpkin) and tori motsuni - or chicken offal in thick sauce. The third local speciality is basashi - raw horse. We had all three at this excellent restaurant. This is not fine dining but simply an... More 

Thank KMHGS75
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Had the noodles they recommended, very bland taste. Lots of vegetables in it though, so its healthy food. Bring your own pillow to sit on ☺

Thank K0ICHI
Tokyo, Japan
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250 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Had kinoko houtou. Served in a large steel bowl with large servings of noodles (oh how thick and hearty they are!) and 6 or 7 vegetables. Very good flavor. Stable quality and service as I visited this reataurant 4 times so far in the span of 4 years. Good location in Kofu train station area. The only wish to this... More 

Thank setotravel
Melbourne, Australia
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Massive bowls of noodley, soupy goodness. The noodles were thick and so very good. It's also a shoes off, sit on mats type place which we enjoyed as we hadn't been to any others on our trip.

Thank nicvtheworld
Taipei, Taiwan
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5 reviews
Reviewed 16 June 2014

we had a short trip to this city Kofu and walked into this wonderful restaurant. there is one dish that was very memorable and I had to recommend here. I don't know the Japanese name but it's made from Chicken liver with heavy sauce. we loved it so much we actually ordered another one to go before leaving to the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marunochi, Kofu 400-0031, Yamanashi Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Yamanashi Prefecture  >  Kofu
  • Phone Number: +81 55-233-8500

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