Japan

September/October 2015

Niseko-area

Name of the restaurant: Maccarina
Address: 172-3 Aza-Midorioka Makkari-mura Abuta-gun Hokkaido
Hours: Lunch 11:30~16:00 Dinner 17:30~22:00
Cuisine: French
Reservation Tel#: +81-136-48-2100
Email: none
Website: http://www.maccarina.co.jp/
Description: Maccarina is an auberge with one Michelin rated French restaurant (It was rated in 2012).  Their degustation menu is filled with natural blessings from the outskirt of Mt. Yotei, such as local vegetables, herb pork, and wild games. They also have fine wine selections from Alsace, France and Hokkaido.
Name of the restaurant: STEAK ROSSO ROSSO
Address: 167-61 Yamada Kutchan-cho Abuta-gun Hokkaido
Hours: 18:00〜23:00(L.O. 22:00)
Cuisine: Steak house
Reservation Tel#: +81-136-21-7100
Email: marshmallowchin@nifty.com
Website: http://homepage2.nifty.com/rossorosso/
Description: Sizzling thick-cut steaks, carefully selected and cooked to perfection to ensure juiciness. Accompany your steak with a choice from the wide selection of imported wines. A must for steak lovers. They offer vegetarian and kids menu as well. They are open for winter season only.
Name of the restaurant: Kamimura
Address: First Floor, Shiki Niseko, 190-4 Yamada Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun Hokkaido
Hours: Lunch 12:00~14:30(L.O.)Dinner 18:00~20:30(L.O.)
Cuisine: French
Reservation Tel#: +81-136-21-2288
Email: none
Website: http://www.kamimura-niseko.com/
Description: Kamimura was rated one Michelin star in 2012. It is one of the Niseko’s premier restaurant experiences. You would encounter degustation courses with the Japanese philosophy of natural seasonal flavors enhanced by classic French technique. Advance online booking is required.
Name of the restaurant: KURIYA SESSA
Address: 133-14 Aza Yamada Kucchan-cho Abuta-gun Hokkaido
Hours: Morning/Lunch/Café 8:00~16:00  Dinner 18:00~22:00
Cuisine: Japanese
Reservation Tel#: +81-136-23-2799
Email: nisekorestaurant-sessa@yahoo.co.jp
Website: http://sessa.boo.jp/
Description: KURIYA SESSA offers unique Japanese cuisine repertoire, such as hot pot (Nabe), Kaiseki(Summer season only), seasonal Japanese dishes, original cakes, and fine coffee. They offer complimentary roundtrip bus transfer within the town of Kutchan.
Name of the restaurant: La Villa Lupicia
Address: 58-5 Aza Kabayama, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun, Hokkaido
Hours: Lunch 11:30~14:30(L.O) Dinner 17:00~19:30(L.O)
Cuisine: European
Reservation Tel#: +81-136-21-7880
Email: none
Website: http://villa.lupicia.co.jp/
Description: La Villa Lupicia is a restaurant and boutique (deli and bakery) that offer a gourmet experience in Niseko. They use local vegetable and ingredients to offer popular lunch buffet and dinner courses. It is also famous for their original English tea which is available at their restaurant and boutique shop. Their opening days are irregular, but possible to find them on their website.

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