Updated： February 06, 2019
4 Best Restaurants Near The Toshogu Shrine In Nikko
These 4 excellent cafes and restaurants are located within a short distance walk from the popular sightseeing spot of the Toshogu Shrine in Nikko.
Feel free to follow favy!
Meiji-no Yakata 明治の館
This is a high-end cafe where you can either go for cake and coffee or a light meal. Their omurice (omelette on rice) is extremely popular here so give that a try if you're not sure what to have. The also serve Hamburg steak, soups, salads, and pasta dishes. The decor is classical European and the atmosphere is really relaxing. This is the perfect place to go to if your budget is around ¥2,000 to ¥4,000 for a meal.
You will absolutely love Gyoshintei if you are looking for a more traditional experience. It serves shojin ryori, which is a plant-based cuisine developed by Buddhist monks. Order a set meal and you get served many different foods in small plates. The restaurant is surrounded by greenery and actually resembles a temple. The place is incredibly peaceful. Expect to pay around ¥4,000 to ¥5,000.
LANCATLGUE CAFE NIKKO VORTEX AND QUEENIE
This is a fashionable cafe that is bright and relaxing. You can enjoy some healthy meals and sweets with coffee. You should try their yuba (tofu skin) pudding. You'll be amazed by how smooth and creamy it is.
Ueshima Coffee 上島珈琲
Ueshima Coffee House is a very popular coffee chain across Japan. It has a bit of an old Japanese cafe （喫茶店）atmosphere. It has a cozy, yet elegant atmosphere and you should definitely try their very popular coffee soft serve ice cream.
Restaurants Mentioned in this Article
- Japanese food culture enthusiast. Love to explore new areas and discover local specialties.
What is Narutomaki? (The White and Pink Thing on Ramen)
Ramen Types Explained & Take away(Shio, Tonkotsu, Shoyu, Tsukemen and More!)
7 Things You Need To Know About Sake (Japanese Rice Wine)
Japanese Ingredient Guide: Gobo (Burdock Root)
All About Japanese Kani! How It's Used In Japan
Recommended For You!
※※CLOSED※※[Akihabara] Wagyu Beef Prime Rib at this Price? | PRIME RIB ZEN
※※CLOSED※※Prime Rib Zen: Affordable Wagyu and Japanese Craft Beer in Akihabara!
Ninja Castle: Awesome Ninja-Themed Restaurant in Asakusa, Tokyo
Coconut Glen's Coconut Ice Cream is a Must-Try in Omotesando!
[Tokyo] Fresh Japanese Fish Served 'Californian Poke' Style!
Michelin Star Restaurants In Tokyo & All Of Japan | Guide | Reservation
Halal Restaurants In Japan!
Things to do in Japan in all regions!
Vintage Sake Renaissance 2019
Apr 21, Sun ~