takayama SAKANA

Fine dining of selected seasonal ingredients and the highest quality of Hida beef can be enjoyed in a peaceful location.

Sakana Restaurant in Takayama serves seasonal cuisine. Most of dishes are made from local products such as highly acclaimed Hida-Beef, also we go into the mountains by ourselves to get wild ingredients. In this diary, I'd like to make some notes of seasonal food and scenes of Hida area.

Winter scene

Mountain view from SAKANA

Kasa-ga-take Yari-ga-take Hodaka Mountains Kurobe-Goro-dake You can see spectacular panoramic views of the Janese North Apls from the bar counter and upstairs. Snowcapped summits can be seen until late May. This view turns to the city ligh…

The End of KAMAKURA

As the weather get warmer, the KAMAKURA shrunk by melting. The wall became thin and have a risk to fall down, so we decided to pull down the KAMAKURA. Many groups of customer enjoyed KAMAKURA experience this season. We thank for the nature…

Happy Birthday!

This Korean family came to SAKANA to celebrate 80 years old birthday for the gentleman (the second man from right). They chose OMAKASE course (tasting menu) and really liked also were interested in our food then asked the written menu of e…

Snow hut - another way to enjoy snow season

It remains me a bit like a Hobbit hole, but this is made of snow and we made this snow hut in the parking space at Sakana Restaurant. Scooping the snow which covered all over parking space. Once the snow become a size of small hill, we jus…