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Nihonryori Beppu Hirokado

Beppu City, Oita Japanese

Restaurant introduction

A house nestled in the mountains beyond the steamy waters of Beppu Onsen

The owner, Taizo Hirokado, trained for over 20 years at Michelin 2 and 3 star Japanese restaurants in Osaka and Tokyo before opening his own restaurant in his birthplace.

Almost all of our dishes are prepared using the finest ingredients from Oita and Kyushu.

Specialties: Hassun (appetizers) that reflect the scenery of Kyushu and Oita, Habamo (green peppers) (spring to fall), and the owner's handmade Soba noodles.
Oita: Enjoy "Oita/Kyushu food entertainment" at the counter overlooking the stone garden that embodies the culture of stone.

■Home delivery Luxury stewed Oita Wagyu Beef (wooden box with noshi gift wrapping available)

- Triple-jyu 2 servings x 3 kinds (ginger, sansho, shiitake mushroom) in a wooden box 10800 yen tax included
- 3-tiered, 4 servings x 3 kinds (ginger, pepper, shiitake) in a wooden box 21600 yen tax included
- 2 servings x 3 shiitake mushrooms, without wooden box, 9600 yen including tax
- 2 servings, shiitake mushrooms by themselves, without wooden box, 3300 yen including tax

Reservation rules

We reserve the right to refuse reservations in the case of extensive allergies. Please understand this in advance.


Chef's Tasting Course

JPY23,000 (Tax included)~ /guest(s)

Chef's Tasting Course + Champagne and wine set 32,900 yen (tax included)
Chef's Tasting Course + Sake pairing 29,600 yen (tax included)
Chef's Tasting Course + Sake and non-alcoholic mixed set 28,500 yen (tax included)
Chef's Tasting Course + Non-alcoholic set 26,850 yen (tax included)
Chef's Tasting Course + organic tea set 26,300 yen (tax included)
Chef's Tasting Course only 23,000 yen (tax included)

Take-out set of the owner's handmade buckwheat noodles for visitors only

JPY4,500 (Tax incl.) /guest(s)

Comes with 400g of soba noodles (3-4 servings), homemade sauce, condiments, and a recipe for how to boil the soba noodles
You will receive it when you leave. Shelf life: Until the next day after the day you receive it (refrigeration required).

Take-out Oita Wagyu Beef Luxury Beef Bowl Bento for visitors only

JPY3,500 (Tax incl.)~ /guest(s)

3 kinds of beef bowl bento 3,500 yen (tax included)
Large bowl of rice topped with 3 kinds of beef 4,500 yen (tax included)

Shiitake mushroom beef bowl bento 3,500 yen (tax included)
Shiitake mushroom beef bowl bento, large portion, 4,500 yen (tax included)

For souvenirs, for dinner, for breakfast the next day... Oita Wagyu beef stewed with Oita shiitake mushrooms, sansho (Japanese pepper) and ginger is a hearty and satisfying bento specially prepared by Beppu Hirokado.
For children and those who do not like the spiciness of the pepper and ginger, a shiitake mushroom-only bento is also available.
The rice is made from Oita Prefecture's Hinohikari "Shiroshita Takezumi Rice," which is also served as part of the course.
*No additives or preservatives are used.
*Regular size is 130g of beef, large size is 200g of beef with extra rice.
*Shelf life: Half a day after delivery (refrigeration required)
*Up to 5 sets per person can be taken home.
If you would like more than 5 sets in total, please let us know in the remarks column.
We will consult with you by e-mail.

Babysitting service(including meals)

JPY7,700 (tax inc.) /guest(s)

Babysitters (dispatched by an outsourced babysitting service provider) will be called to take care of your children in the kids' room on the Beppu Hirokado premises.

*Please see below for service details

We ask those who are allergic to buckwheat to refrain from coming to our restaurant.
We serve several dishes using buckwheat flour, and it is difficult to find an alternative menu.

If you have any other allergies, we may not be able to accept your reservation. Please understand this in advance.

Course offerings will start simultaneously at the time of your reservation. If you arrive late or leave the restaurant before the scheduled time, we may not be able to serve you a portion of your course.
If you arrive more than 20 minutes after your scheduled appointment time, we will cancel your reservation and a 100% cancellation policy will apply, so please arrive well in advance.

■Babysitting Service

Because we are the owner & landlady of a generation raising children,
we want to serve you on your holidays and trips when you want to refresh yourself.
Please take the time to enjoy the seasonal flavours of Oita and Kyushu.


Available from 0 years old
Specially made by Beppu Hirokado meal (rice, side dishes, tea), sitter dispatch fee, and facility use fee

Separate children's room is located in the back of Beppu Hirokado's premises.
Fully equipped with air conditioning and air purifier, toys and picture books.
The owner and proprietress built this children's house for their own daughter, so we take safety into consideration.

Please let us know the following in the remarks column of your reservation.
【Name, gender, age, allergies, child's personality, things to keep in mind when taking care of the child, etc.】

*Please come before 11:45 am/ 5:45 pm.
*What you need to bring: Insurance card (for all), diapers, milk, food for children with allergies (if necessary)
*Depending on the timing of your reservation, we may not be able to secure a sitter for you. Please reserve as early as possible.
*We may refuse to accept a child with a fever of 37.5°C or higher.
*Cancellation on the day of the event will incur a cancellation fee of ¥2,000.
*There is a possibility that your child may share the room with other guests' children.
*We may ask you to bring in your own food if we cannot accommodate your child's allergy.
*Babysitters may be refused depending on the child's medical condition or other circumstances at the discretion of the babysitter dispatch company.
*The contractor has babysitter insurance. Babysitter insurance is: accident insurance that covers you in the event that your child or the sitter is injured while babysitting and you are required to go to the hospital.

*Contracted Babysitter Dispatch Service Provider
Child Rearing Support Bambits

Restaurant information


7 seats

Operation hours

12:00~, 18:00~

Regular holiday Irregular holidays

Elementary school students and older (only those who can eat the same course as adults)
*In the case of a private party, children who do not order a course may be present.
Children who do not order a course may bring their own food to a private party.

Payment methods

Cash, Credit Card


4000 yen/bottle (~750ml), 7000 yen/bottle (magnum)


Not Allowed

Address Hotta 4 class-2, Beppu City, Oita
Nearest station

JR Beppu Station


10 minutes by cab from JR Beppu Station

Reservation fee (390JPY /seat) is charged upon completing a reservation.
Reservation rules
Current reservation period until Thu Aug 31 2023
Next round opens Jun 1, 2023, 00:00
Maximum frequency 1 time(s) per month
Cancellation policy
7 days prior to the day 30%
3 days prior to the day 50%
on the previous day 100%