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Niseko Restaurants

There is no shortage of dining options in Niseko, from fresh and local Hokkaido favourites to 5-star French cuisine; whether you are looking for Niseko restaurants that provide a Japanese culinary immersion or home comforts, you won’t be disappointed. Given the plenitude of delicious eats, it is very difficult to narrow it down! Here are some of our hand-picked favourites. You will be able to find most locations on your phone, and you can also refer to these village maps. We have included grid references in our Niseko restaurant guide 2023-2024 below, and addresses for restaurants that lie outside the main village areas. If your accommodation is in Hirafu Village, you will find that most are easily accessible on foot. Enjoy!

Upper Hirafu Village


  • Akaru Japanese Izakaya

    Yama Shizen West, Grid F2 of Hirafu Village Map

    Run by a husband and wife duo, Akaru offers guests delicious Japanese comfort food, sushi and sashimi, sukiyaki and hot pot options in a cosy atmosphere. Advance bookings are not required but highly recommended, especially during peak season.

    Hours: 17:30-23:00. Closed Sunday and 1 Jan

    Phone: 0136-23-2023

    Price: $$
  • Bang Bang Japanese Izakaya

    Grid E2 of Hirafu Village Map

    From venison steak to yakitori and sashimi, Bang Bang has it all. With an extensive menu packed with mouth-watering options, there is something for everyone, and the friendly hosts will make sure that you leave on a full heart and stomach.

    Hours: 3 seatings at 17:30, 18:00, and 20:30 (LO 22:30). Closed Wednesday

    Phone: 0136-22-4292

    Price: $$$
  • Dining by Lupicia European-Japanese

    Sansui Niseko, Grid F1 of Hirafu Village Map

    Boasting a prime location inside Sansui Niseko on Hirafuzaka, Dining by Lupicia is an excellent choice to recharge after a morning or a full day on the slopes. Their lunch menu features sandwich sets with fries, soup and salad, whilst for dinner, you can enjoy an elegantly-curated course meal. Note that for both lunch and dinner, reservations are required.

    Hours: 11:30-15:00 (LO 14:30) and 17:00-22:00 (LO 21:00). Closed Monday and Tuesday

    Phone: 0136-56-8540

    Price: $$$$
  • Hirafuzaka Japanese Izakaya

    Chalet Ivy, Grid F1 of Hirafu Village Map

    Whether you are looking for a quick bite or a fulfilling meal, Hirafuzaka has got you covered. Choose from their extensive menu of Japanese soul foods or try out one of their creative pizzas and desserts. No reservations needed.

    Hours: 12:00-22:00

    Phone: 0136-22-1123

    Price: $$
  • Jam Café Bar Japanese Izakaya

    Grid F2 of Hirafu Village Map

    A long standing local favourite, JAM Café Bar is a relaxed venue offering an original menu with reasonably priced dishes and superb cocktails.

    Hours: 17:30-22:30 (LO 21:30). Closed Sunday

    Phone: 0136-230-700

    Price: $$
  • Lava Lounge Pizza & Sports Bar

    Grid F2 of Hirafu Village Map

    If you are looking for a relaxed eatery to enjoy a couple of drinks, a few slices of pizza, or simply to watch current sporting events, Lava Lounge is the place for you. This long-standing Niseko restaurant also offers delivery if you do not fancy heading out on a snowy night.

    Hours: 17:00-22:00 daily

    Phone: 0136-55-8797

    Price: $$
  • Niseko Sanroku Genghis Khan Lamb BBQ

    Grid E2 of Hirafu Village Map

    Enjoy Hokkaido’s delicacy, lamb BBQ (locally known as Genghis Khan), in a casual and relaxed atmosphere. Course menus as well as a la carte and kids menu are available.

    Hours: 11:30-22:00 daily

    Phone: 0136-55-7744

    Price: $$-$$$
  • Ristorante Pizzeria R Niseko Pizzeria

    The Maples Niseko, Grid E1 of Hirafu Village Map

    R Niseko transports you straight to Italy with their authentic Neapolitan pizzas, crafted with fresh local ingredients. Enjoy the harmonious fusions of flavours and savour different Japanese whiskey, beer, and wine at the bar. R Niseko accepts both reservations and walk-ins and takeaway options are also available.

    Hours: 11:30-22:00 (LO 21:00)

    Phone: 050-3145-1255

    Price: $$-$$$
  • Ryunabe Cantonese Hotpot

    Grid F2 of Hirafu Village Map

    Authentic Cantonese-style hotpot guaranteed to warm you up on a freezing winter night, together with premium Hokkaido seafood, Japanese black wagyu, and Spanish Iberico pork. Ryunabe also offers delivery to your accommodation in Niseko with advance notice.

    Hours: 12:00-15:00 (lunch) and 18:00-22:00 (dinner)

    Phone: 0136-555-304

    Price: $$$-$$$$
  • Sushi Shin Sushi Fine Dining

    Sansui Niseko, Grid F1 of Hirafu Village Map

    The first branch of Sapporo’s Michelin three-star restaurant, Sushi Miyakawa, by chef Masaki Miyakawa, Sushi Shin combines traditional Edomae sushu with locally procured ingredients for an elevated and sophisticated dining experience. Having relocated from Niseko Town to Sansui Niseko in the heart of Hirafu, access to this world-class sushi eatery is easier than ever.

    Hours: 3 seatings – 12:00, 17:30 & 20:00

    Phone: 0136-56-8560

    Price: $$$$$+
  • Wild Bill's Tex-Mex

    Grid F2 of Hirafu Village Map

    Iconic Hirafu favourite, Wild Bills offers an excellent Tex-Mex tapas menu which is all made from locally grown organic Hokkaido produce and when you have finished, some of the wildest après ski in Niseko.

    Hours: 15:00-02:00 daily

    Phone: 0136-55-5774

    Price: $$

Middle Hirafu Village


  • AFURI Ramen & Dumplings

    Setsu Niseko, Grid F3/G3 of Hirafu Village Map

    This popular Tokyo ramen brand has now opened a restaurant in Niseko! Geared towards a chic, health-conscious generation, AFURI now brings its famous yuzu ramen direct to Hokkaido. Vegan options and small plates available in an idyllic setting with views of Mt Yotei. Centrally located in the new Setsu Niseko. Reservations are only accepted between 11:00 – 12:30 and 14:30 – 17:00, and walk-ins only at other times.

    Hours: 11:00 – 15:00 (LO 14:30) and 17:00 – 22:00 (Last Order: 21:30)

    Phone: 0136-55-7756

    Price: $$
  • Crab Dining Kanon Seafood Hotpot & Shabushabu

    Lodge Kanon, Grid F3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Crab Dining Kanon marries two of Japan’s delicacies – Hokkaido’s crab and Kobe beef – together to create a wonderful hotpot experience that can be further elevated by their exquisite selection of sake. Takeaway options are also available.

    Hours: 17:30-21:30 daily

    Phone: 090-2695-4945

    Price: $$$-$$$$
  • Ezo Seafoods Seafood Minimarket

    Grid E3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Undoubtedly one of the most popular restaurants in Niseko, Ezo Seafoods reopened after the pandemic in the form of a seafood minimarket. Customers can now either order online and pick up from the store or drop in for their scrumptious sushi and sashimi boxes.

    Hours: 17:00-20:00 Tuesday – Saturday

    Phone: 090-1203-7879

    Price: $$$
  • Green Farm Cafe Local Café & Deli

    Chatrium, Grid F3 of Hirafu Village Map

    An all-day cafe, deli and coffee roasted on the spot, and a brilliant showcase of local Hokkaido ingredients. With eat in and take away available, this is the perfect spot for breakfast, lunch or dinner, or to stock up the fridge in your Niseko accommodation!

    Hours: 07:30 – 21:00 daily

    Phone: 0136-23-3354

    Price: $$
  • Hirafu Seinikuten BBQ

    Grid E3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Previously known as Kobetei, Hirafu Seinikuten is your go-to for high-grade yakiniku (Japanese BBQ). Choose from one of their course menus featuring Hokkaido’s premium Shiraoi beef and an assortment of top-quality seafood for an unforgettable meal with your friends and family.

    Hours: 2 seatings – 17:00 & 19:30 daily

    Phone: 0136-21-2229

    Price: $$$$-$$$$$
  • Kamimura Contemporary French Fine Dining

    Chatrium, Grid F3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Michelin-starred contemporary French restaurant, offering East-meets-West fusion menus with fresh local vegetables, meats and seafood. Spoil yourself with the Chef’s degustation menu comprising 9-10 courses using carefully selected local ingredients.

    Hours: 2-hour seatings every 30 minutes from 18:00-20:00. Closed Sundays

    Phone: 0136-21-2288

    Price: $$$$$
  • Kitchen Contemporary French Cuisine

    Chatrium, Grid F3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Modern dining lounge, managed by Yuichi Kamimura, the same owner chef of the Michelin-starred Kamimura, Kitchen offers innovative cuisine paired with a carefully selected range of boutique wines and cocktails in a refined but relaxed environment for the discerning guest. A la Carte menu is available but not during peak seasons.

    Hours: 17:30-23:00 (Food LO 21:30, drinks LO 22:00). Closed Sundays

    Phone: 0136-21-3200 

    Price: $$-$$$
  • Kogetsu Japanese Izakaya

    Grid E3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Tucked away on the second floor of an unassuming wooden building on Momijizaka, stepping into Kougetsu transports you to an exciting land of Japanese cuisine galore. You will find an assortment of Japanese delicacies, from sashimi and sushi to hot pot, all prepared fresh with the highest-quality ingredients. Walk-ins are accepted but advance bookings are recommended for groups of 4 or more.

    Hours: 18:00-23:00

    Phone: 0136-22-6028

    Price: $$
  • Mame Niseko Contemporary French Fine Dining

    Dharma Niseko, Grid E3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Returning to Niseko after 16 years of living and cooking in Hong Kong and Paris, Chef Endo opened Mame Niseko in January 2023. Basing the concept around ‘wa’, a Japanese philosophy of harmony, Chef Endo delivers a spectacular dining experience for his usage of fresh local ingredients and artful dishes.

    Hours: 12:00-15:00 (LO 14:30) and 18:00-23:00 (LO 22:30)

    Phone: 050-3528-8176

    Price: $$$$-$$$$$
  • méli mélo -Yuki No Koe- French & Italian Cuisine

    Setsu Niseko, Grid F3/G3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Newly opened in 2022 on the ground floor of Setsu Niseko, méli mélo brings you East-meets-West fusion food and a suave ambience for you to unwind after a long day on the slopes. This is also one of a few Niseko restaurants where you can book private rooms to host larger groups or for an intimate dining experience.

    Hours: 12:00-22:00 (LO 20:30)

    Phone: 0136-55-7884

    Price: $$$-$$$$
  • Musu Niseko Bar & Bistro

    Odin Place, Grid E2 of Hirafu Village Map

    Après ski bar with tasty cocktails and a satisfying range of hearty food all while being surrounded by the sounds of crackling fireplace, Musu is centrally located in Hirafu Village next to the Seicomart on the 2nd floor of the Odin building.

    Hours: 11:00-24:00 daily

    Phone: 0136-21-7002

    Price: $$
  • Niseko Naniwatei by Amaya Japanese Kaiseki

    Intuition Niseko, Grid C2 of Hirafu Village Map

    A legendary Niseko restaurant, Naniwatei relocated to Intuition Niseko in central Hirafu in December 2022. Utilising exquisite local ingredients, the kaiseki course meals at Naniwatei are bound to bring you a sensational and theatrical dining experience through the vast land of flavours.

    Hours: 2 seatings – 17:30 & 20:30

    Phone: 050-1808-3751

    Price: $$$$$
  • Niseko Sakura Japanese Hotpot

    Grid E3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Choose prime wagyu beef from Kobe, Matsuzaka or Hokkaido. Shabu Shabu, sushi and fresh seafood are also on offer, culminating in a high-end Niseko restaurant experience in a convenient central Hirafu location.

    Hours: 17:00-22:30 (Last entry at 20:30)

    Phone: 0136-23-1111

    Price: $$$$$
  • Sushi Kato Sushi Fine Dining

    Hinzan, Grid D3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Managed by a major seafood distributor in Hokkaido with more than 50 years of history, Sushi Kato brings authentic sushi to Niseko, offering incredible seafood alongside superb wagyu beef steak. Sit back and enjoy a phenomenal dining experience as the world of seafood wonders unveils in front of you.

    Hours: 2 seatings – 17:30 & 20:00

    Phone: 050-5470-1269

    Price: $$$$$
  • Tamashii Steakhouse & Bar

    Grid E3 of Hirafu Village Map

    The iconic bar of Tamashii reopened after the pandemic with a new menu, offering a wide variety of hamburgers and a great selection of cocktails and spirits. Unwind and recharge with your friends and family. Tamashii tanoshii!

    Hours: 12:00-15:00 and 16:00-22:00 (LO 21:00). Bar 21:00-2:00

    Phone: 0136-23-2222

    Price: $$
  • Temporada Tapas

    Chatrium, Grid F3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Combining the finest local Hokkaido ingredients with internationally inspired dishes, and offering great wines, have fun sharing and experiencing this modern concoction of culinary delights in a sophisticated, contemporary environment.

    Hours: 16:00-24:00 daily

    Phone: 0136-55-6886

    Price: $$-$$$
  • Tempura Araki Tempura

    Setsu Niseko, Grid F3/G3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Many may have had tempura many times before, but perhaps not at the level of craftmanship showcased at Tempura Araki. With omakase-style dining and the thoughtful layout, guests get the opportunity to admire the highest quality seasonal produce and also the chef’s skillful and swift movements, promising a sensational dining experience.

    Hours: 12:00, 17:00 & 19:30

    Phone: 0136-55-7453

    Price: $$$$$
  • Vale Bar & Grill Steakhouse & Bar

    The Vale Niseko, Grid D2 of Hirafu Village Map

    From morning to late night, Vale Bar & Grill is there to bring you hearty and amazing dishes to make sure you have enough energy to explore Niseko. This centrally-located Niseko restaurant is also one of the best places for apres ski with a great menu of cocktails and snacks from 15:00-17:00.

    Hours: 7:00-22:00 (LO 21:00)

    Phone: 0136-21-5833

    Price: $$-$$$

Lower Hirafu Village


  • Ebisutei Japanese Izakaya

    Grid B4 of Hirafu Village Map

    Nestled away in a side street in Lower Hirafu Village, Ebisutei offers an authentic Japanese dining experience. Specialising in oden, a popular winter food item, Ebisutei enchants food enthusiasts with their quintessential Japanese culinary delights and a warm, cosy ambience that makes you feel at home.

    Hours: 4 seatings – 18:00, 18:30, 20:00 & 20:30. Closed Thursday

    Phone: 0136-22-6544

    Price: $$
  • Grandpapa Cheese Fondue

    Grid D4 of Hirafu Village Map

    Grandpapa is one of the few places in Niseko where you can indulge in a cheese fondue. Offering traditional Swiss cheese such as emmental and gruyère, the cheese fondue set at Grandpapa is complete with bread, shrimp, and local potato and vegetables. You can also choose a red, white, or sparkling wine from the extensive wine list to complement your meal.

    Hours: 18:00-22:00

    Phone: 0136-23-2244

    Price: $$
  • Koharuya Japanese Izakaya

    Grid B4 of Hirafu Village Map

    Delicious, fresh, homey, and friendly staff – those are the first things that come to mind about Koharuya. Carefully-selected local ingredients, combined with skillful preparations by the owner/chef, are bound to freshen your taste buds and revitalise your energy levels after a long day on the slopes.

    Hours: 18:00-24:00 daily

    Phone: 0136-25-4009

    Price: $$
  • Rin Japanese Izakaya

    Grid D4 of Hirafu Village Map

    When it comes to accommodating large groups whilst simultaneously offering a homey and welcoming atmosphere, Rin is our top choice. This long-established Niseko restaurant serves thousands of visitors to Niseko every year and with their extensive menu packed with delicious homemade dishes, not to mention lovely people who run the place, it is no surprise that many keep returning to Rin year after year.

    Hours: 18:00-23:00

    Phone: 0136-22-1444

    Price: $$
  • Steak Rosso Rosso Steakhouse

    Grid D3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Rosso Rosso is a casual steak house dedicated to serving delicious food and wine in a contemporary style. This Niseko restaurant indulges guests with a choice of imported or local steaks including Hokkaido Wagyu, as well as offering chicken, pork, seafood and a kids menu.

    Hours: 17:30-23:00 (LO 22:00), occasionally closed

    Phone: 0136-21-7100

    Price: $$$
  • The Barn by Odin Bistro

    Grid D3 of Hirafu Village Map

    The Barn is an iconic Niseko restaurant serving great food and wine with an emphasis on warm hospitality. Signature dishes include Sushi Foie Gras and grilled Hokkaido beef steak. The Barn also offers one of the best atmospheres in town and is the perfect spot for an après ski drink.

    Hours: 18:00-23:00 daily (Food LO 21:30)

    Phone: 0136-23-0888

    Price: $$$-$$$$
  • Yamanchu Yakitori

    Grid D4 of Hirafu Village Map

    A charming family-run Niseko restaurant specialising in grilled chicken, pork, and beef skewers with great sake pairings. Walk-ins are accepted but advance bookings are highly recommended during peak season as seats fill up quickly!

    Hours: 17:30-22:30 (LO 22:00). Closed Thursday

    Phone: 090-9528-4166

    Price: $$
  • Yummy's Pizzeria

    Grid E4 of Hirafu Village Map

    With more than 10 choices for pizza and a great selection of salads and sides, Yummy’s offers simple yet delicious food that will be sure to help you refuel after a day of exploration in Niseko. Takeaway and delivery service are also available if you don’t feel like making the trip out on a snowy night!

    Hours: 17:00-23:00 (LO 22:30) daily

    Phone: 0136-21-2239

    Price: $$



  • Bion Contemporary Italian Cuisine

    Tony Lodge, Grid G3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Combining the best ingredients sourced both locally and internationally, Bion offers an outstanding dining experience with incredible food and welcoming atmosphere. Free shuttle is available – make sure to request this service at the time of booking!

    Hours: 17:00-23:00

    Phone: 0136-55-8739

    Price: $$$$-$$$$$
  • Bistro Re Arbor Bistro

    Grid F3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Featuring Italian and French cuisine with a Japanese twist, Bistro Re Arbor is a quaint eatery serving both lunch and dinner. Free shuttle service is available for dinner bookings with advance notice.

    Hours: 11:00-15:00 (LO 14:30) and 17:00-21:00 (LO 20:30)

    Phone: 0136-55-6603

    Price: $$
  • Sanroku Kitchen Ren Japanese Izakaya

    Grid G3 of Hirafu Village Map

    Cosy Izakaya nestled in Izumikyo with traditional Japanese cuisine. Lunch sets available during the day and a la carte menu in the evening.

    Hours: 17:00-23:00 (LO 22:00) daily

    Phone: 0136-55-8978

    Price: $$
  • Tsubara Tsubara Hokkaido Soup Curry

    Izumikyo 2, Grid F4 of Hirafu Village Map

    A delicious healthy and hearty meal packed with fresh Hokkaido ingredients where you can choose your spice levels and it gets spicy! This Niseko restaurant offers one of Hokkaido’s simplest and best local dishes and is absolutely worth the rejuvenating walk to Izumikyo 2.

    Hours: 11:30-15:00 (LO 14:30) and 18:00-22:00 (LO 21:00). Closed 2nd and 4th Wednesday

    Phone: 0136-23-1116

    Price: $$

Hirafu East Village


  • Gokoro Udon

    Grid G5 of Hirafu Village Map

    Combining traditional flavours with unique arrangements, Gokoro is a must-visit Niseko restaurant for udon lovers. Offering both cold and hot options, customers can take their time savouring every single bite packed with different textures, from the chewiness of the homemade udon noodles to the crunchiness of the tempura.

    Hours: 11:30-14:00 (or sold out) on weekdays, 11:00-14:00 (or sold out) on weekends and public holidays. Closed Wednesday

    Phone: 0136-23-3939

    Price: $
  • Him Kee Hotpot Niseko Cantonese Hotpot

    Crossroad Niseko, Grid G5 of Hirafu Village Map

    Continuing their 20-year legacy in Hong Kong, Him Kee Hotpot opened their first branch in Niseko in February 2023. Savour their rich and flavourful soup bases together with premium seafood and A5 wagyu whilst enjoying a panoramic snowy landscape through the expansive windows.

    Hours: 15:00-24:00

    Phone: 0136-55-6337

    Price: $$$
  • L'ocanda Italian Cuisine

    Grid G5 of Hirafu Village Map

    When it comes to Italian cuisine in Niseko, L’ocanda is undoubtedly one of the leading restaurants. Head chef Okada lived in Tuscany for four years and when he returned to Niseko, he brought with him true Tuscany flavours that are conveyed through L’ocanda’s carefully-crafted set menus and handmade pastries. L’ocanda also takes cake orders for special occasions such as birthdays, anniversaries, and Christmas.

    Hours: 11:30-14:00 and 18:00-22:00 (LO 20:00). Closed Tuesday and every 3rd Wednesday

    Phone: 0136-55-8625

    Price: $$$
  • Teuchi-Soba Ichimura Soba & Tempura

    Grid G5 of Hirafu Village Map

    One of Niseko’s most popular lunch options among both locals and visitors, Ichimura offers freshly handmade soba and crispy tempura platters. This rustic Niseko restaurant looks out to the tranquil woodland on the outskirts of Hirafu Village, providing a moment of solitude amid the bustling scene of Hirafu.

    Hours: 11:00-15:00 (or sold out) daily

    Phone: 0136-23-0603

    Price: $



  • Black Wood Grill Steakhouse & Bar

    Miru Niseko, Grid A1 of Hirafu Village Map

    Full of robust smoky flavours and scent, dining at Black Wood Grill will satisfy all of your senses. Enjoy an intimate and delightful meal at this chic Niseko restaurant.

    Hours: 18:00 – 20:00

    Phone: 0136-55-6388

    Price: $$$
  • Cucina italiana Santo Italian Cuisine

    Grid A1 of Hirafu Village Map

    Having relocated from Kutchan, Cucina italiana Santo (previously named Swell) continues to deliver Italian flavours to visitors in Niseko. The head chef handles all dishes by himself and guests are encouraged to enjoy their meals at a leisure pace.

    Hours: 18:00-22:30 daily

    Phone: 0136-22-3388

    Price: $$$$
  • Elements Japanese Cuisine

    Always Niseko, Grid C1 of Hirafu Village Map

    A popular choice amongst locals for its lunch set meals, Elements serves authenic Japanese soul food, with options ranging from juicy karaage (Japanese fried chicken) to tender braised pork belly. Free shuttle is available from The Vale Niseko, Hirafu Gondola, and Hirafu Welcome Centre.

    Hours: 11:30-14:00 daily

    Phone: 0136-55-8498

    Price: $
  • La villa LUPICIA Restaurant European-Japanese

    Grid C1 of Hirafu Village Map

    Contemporary Niseko restaurant incorporating both European and Japanese style cuisine with an emphasis on great hospitality and fine wine. A pick up service is offered to Hirafu area guests – request this when reserving a table!

    Hours: 11:30-14:30 (LO 14:00) and 17:00-21:30 (LO 21:00). Closed Monday and Tuesday

    Phone: 0136-21-7880

    Price: $$-$$$

Niseko Village


  • Long Tang Dim Sum


    Locals’ favourite Chinese dim sum speciality restaurant. The Shanghai-native owner-chef makes dumplings from working dough and forming wrappers piece by piece. Enjoy the authentic taste and try their unique menu that nowhere else offers!

    Hours: 11:30-14:30 (lunch) and 17:30 – 20:30 (dinner)

    Phone: 090-3019-9896

    Price: $-$$
  • Mandriano Pizzeria

    Grid B2 of Niseko Village Map

    Adjacent to the famous Milk Kobo, Mandriano uses fresh cheese made in their cheese factory on their pizzas, resulting in a beautiful demonstration of taste and looks. This family-friendly Niseko restaurant has also recently added a floor seating area to make it more accessible for families with young children.

    Hours: 11:00-18:00 (LO 17:30). Closed 1 Jan

    Phone: 0136-44-3735

    Price: $-$$
  • Pirka Teppanyaki

    Hilton Niseko Village, Grid C1 of Niseko Village Map

    If you are looking to spoil yourself with Teppanyaki while in Niseko, here is your chance. Pirka features the finest quality beef, seafood and vegetables prepared right in front of you! With a location inside the Hilton Niseko Village, Pirka is ideally located for anyone staying in the Higashiyama area or, being ski in ski out Niseko accommodation, it makes for a very easy lunch stop!

    Hours: 11:30-14:30 (lunch) and 17:30-22:00 (dinner)

    Phone: 0136-44-1111

    Price: $$$$
  • Prativo European-Japanese

    Grid B2 of Niseko Village Map

    Prativo offers set meals for lunch and dinner using fresh Niseko vegetables, meat, and dairy products. You can enjoy a relaxed and casual atmosphere while admiring the magnificent view of Mt. Yotei through their panoramic windows.

    Hours: Lunch 11:00-16:00 (LO 15:30) daily. Dinner 18:00-21:30 (LO 19:30) Thursday – Sunday

    Phone: 0136-55-8852

    Price: $$-$$$



  • Del Sole Pizzeria

    483-1 Niseko

    Wood-fired pizzeria with perfectly-cooked hand-shaped dough and more than 10 choices of toppings. Don’t miss out on their excellent tiramisu! Takeaway options are also available.

    Hours: 11:30-15:00 (LO 14:30)

    Phone: 0136-58-3535

    Price: $$
  • Rakuichi Soba Kaiseki

    431 Niseko

    Led by Soba Master Rai-san, Rakuichi offers an exclusive soba kaiseki course meal with freshly-made soba, seasonal vegetables tempura, as well as sublime sashimi and Iberian pork shabu shabu. With only 16 seats and 2 seatings in a day, dining at Rakuichi is a rare opportunity to take a sneak peek into the world of high-end Japanese dining.

    Hours: 2 seatings – 12:00 & 19:00. Closed Wednesday, Thursday & 1-4 Jan

    Phone: 0136-58-3170

    Price: $$$$$

Niseko Town


  • Farmer's Kitchen Ponpon Italian Cuisine

    86-1 Chuodori, Niseko

    Farm-to-table style Italian restaurant conveniently located right outside of Niseko Station. The owner/chef grows a lot of the vegetables that are utilised at the restaurant himself, resulting in fresh flavourful seasonal ingredients. Enjoy homemade sausages, pasta and pizza and a great selection of wine in a casual setting.

    Hours: 17:00-21:00 (LO 20:00). Closed Wednesday

    Phone: 0136-55-5707

    Price: $$
  • Niseko Loft Club Lamb BBQ

    397-5 Soga, Niseko

    Opened in 1989, Niseko Loft Club quickly became a favourite amongst locals and now, visitors from all over the world. Enjoy an incredible BBQ meal with the best lamb, beef, and even venison with your family and friends at this warm and comforting Niseko restaurant.

    Hours: 17:00-22:00. Closed Tuesday

    Phone: 0136-44-2883

    Price: $$
  • Sushi Hanayoshi Sushi Fine Dining

    65 Fujimi, Niseko

    Niseko-born Chef Yoshioka opened Sushi Hanayoshi in 2006 after 13 years of perfecting the craft of sushi in Tokyo. Sourcing seafood directly from the fish markets in Iwanai, Suttsu, and also Toyosu in Tokyo, Sushi Hanayoshi serves A-grade sushi and sashimi, complement by the staff’s utmost hospitality.

    Hours: 11:00-13:30 (LO 13:00) and 17:00-21:00 (LO 20:30). Closed Monday and Tuesday

    Phone: 0136-44-3444

    Price: $$$-$$$$
  • White Birch Cafe Local Cafe & Deli

    106-3 Hondori, Niseko

    A quaint cafe in Niseko Town, White Birch Cafe offers home-roasted coffee and delicious homemade pastries, hamburgers, and sandwiches. Sit back and watch the world go by through their large windows whilst enjoying the warm scent of fresh coffee.

    Hours: 9:00-16:00. Closed Sunday

    Phone: 0136-55-6507

    Price: $-$$



  • B.C.C.Whiterock Pizzeria

    53-13 Iwaobetsu, Kutchan

    In between Hirafu and Kutchan, just outside of Hanazono, stands B.C.C.Whiterock, a popular Niseko restaurant with amazing pizzas that have grown to be a favourite amongst both locals and visitors. Pizzas here are quite large, perfect for sharing with your friends and family. B.C.C.Whiterock also serves 3 types of sandwich and a wide variety of beverages. Dine-in or takeaway options are available.

    Hours: 11:30-14:30 (lunch) and 18:00-19:00 (takeout only). Closed Sunday and Monday

    Phone: 0136-22-5117

    Price: $$
  • Chai Lanka Sri Lankan Curry

    3 Chome-5, Minami 1 Jonishi, Kutchan

    Just a minute away from Kutchan Station stands Chai Lanka, an unpretentious eatery serving flavourful Sri Lankan curry and homemade dumplings. Be prepared for the welcoming aromatics from the moment you enter the store!

    Hours: 11:00-20:00. Occasionally closed

    Phone: 0136-55-5986

    Price: $
  • Chiharuzushi Sushi & Sashimi

    1 Chome Kita 1 Jonishi, Kutchan

    Authentic and charming sushi restaurant that is hidden away in one of the back streets of Kutchan. Hosting only 27 seats, Chiharuzushi provides its customers a homey ambience where you can relax and savour each bite while watching Maeda-san meticulously hand-rolling each sushi.

    Hours: 17:00-22:00. Closed Wednesday

    Phone: 0136-22-5477

    Price: $$$
  • Markie Curry Hokkaido Soup Curry

    1 Chome-13-6 Kita 3 Jonishi, Kutchan

    Located on the main road of Kutchan, Markie Curry serves one of Hokkaido’s most beloved dishes, soup curry. Explore their different soup bases and toppings, and try out their delicious homemade lassi!

    Hours: 11:30-15:00 (LO 14:30) and 17:00-21:00 (LO 20:30). Closed Thursday

    Phone: 0136-23-3166

    Price: $
  • Torimatsu Yakitori

    1 Chome-4-3 Kita 3 Jonishi, Kutchan

    For more than 40 years, Torimatsu has been serving locals and visitors to Niseko scrumptious yakitori (grilled chicken skewers). If the name rings a bell to you, it could be because Anthony Bourdain visited this Niseko restaurant in 2011 and featured the place in his No Reservations TV series. Follow Anthony’s footsteps and discover one of Niseko’s best eats.

    Hours: 17:30-22:30 (LO 22:00). Closed Sunday

    Phone: 0136-23-2893

    Price: $$-$$$



  • Ichifuji Pork-chop Restaurant

    35 Makkari

    A hidden gem in Makkari, the family-run Ichifuji serves various dishes utilising juicy Makkari herb pork, from crispy tonkatsu to tender teriyaki pork ribs that just fall off the bones. Together with rice and a hearty bowl of miso soup, the generous portion at Ichifuji will be sure to help you recharge after a day of exploring Niseko!

    Hours: 11:30-14:00 and 17:30-21:00. Closed Sunday and Monday

    Phone: 0136-45-2789

    Price: $
  • Maccarina Contemporary French Cuisine

    172-3 Midorioka, Makkari

    Sister restaurant of the Michelin-starred restaurant Asperges in Biei, Maccarina offers farm-to-table style dining together with local wild plants and mushrooms and succulent Makkari pork. This Niseko restaurant was recognised worldwide for hosting a luncheon for the First Ladies during the Hokkaido Toyako Summit in 2008 and has since then satisfied thousands of discerning tastebuds in Niseko.

    Hours: 12:00-14:00 and 18:00-19:30. Closed Wednesday

    Phone: 0136-48-2100

    Price: $$$
  • Niseko Ramen Kazahana Ramen

    174-3 Midorioka, Makkari

    Long considered one of the best ramen in Niseko, there is no better way to reward yourself after a long day on the mountain than a hearty bowl of Niseko Ramen at Kazahana! Having relocated to Makkari, a visit to Kazahana can be perfectly paired with an indulgent onsen dip at the nearby Makkari Onsen for the ultimate rejuvenation.

    Hours: 11:30-14:00 (LO 13:45) and 17:00-20:30 (LO 19:30). Closed Monday and some Tuesday.

    Phone: 0136-55-6993

    Price: $

In-House Caterings


  • Niseko Eats Delivery & In-house Catering

    Recognising the gap in the dining scene of Niseko, Niseko Eats opened in December 2022, offering homey Vietnamese food and delectable charcuterie boards. In-house caterings are also available. Simply place your orders through your website and enjoy a night in.

    Hours: 18:00-20:00 daily. Staff will arrive 30 minutes prior to set up your meals.

    Phone: 080-152-7136

    Price: $$-$$$
  • Niseko Gourmet Delivery & In-house Catering

    Enjoy traditional Japanese cuisine from the comfort of your Niseko accommodation. Niseko Gourmet offers private dining experiences as well as gourmet delivery if you would like more flexibility with your meal times. Whether you are looking for a soul-warming hotpot or a rare chance to feast on fugu (pufferfish), Niseko Gourmet has something for you.

    In-house Dining Time: 18:00

    Phone: 080-5498-9821

    Price: $$$-$$$$$

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