Must visit and taste food places this summer at Echigo-Tsumari

NEWSPosted : August 16, 2019

Pop-up cafes and restaurants are open during Echigo-Tsumari Art Field 2019 Summer till Sunday 18 August. Enjoy delicious lunch cooked by locals or grab a cool drink as you explore and visit artworks.

▼Echigo-Matsudai Satoyama Shokudo (open throughout the year)

The popular buffet lunch is available everyday durign August. New menu supervised by Fumio Yonezawa, who ran the exclusive restaurant TSUMARI KITCHEN during ETAT2018 will be avaialble to try!

Shiota chef who stood and cooked for 50 days during ETAT2018 has joined this summer to bring new sweets including "Rice powder macha role cake", "Walnuts chocolate cake", "Blueberry tart", "Eggplant Crème brûlée”.


Satoyama Shokudo opens its door for dinner for one evening on Saturday 17 August - Click here for details and booking.

▼CAFÉ FRAGMENT by edition.nord+ Chiso Shokudo (till 18 August)
A cafe in the former elementary school in Shimizu area in Matsudai. Cold sweets with fresh fruite and harval teas will be on the menu. CAFÉ FRAGMENT is in the same space as the project "Art Fragment Collection" by Tadashi Kawamata and edition. nord.
Chiso Shokudo will be open to run workshop on 14 and 15 August!
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▼Ubusuna House (till 18 August)
Over 80-year-old old minka house with thatched roof has been transformed into a restaurant and gallery space for potteries. Ubusuna Lunch is served on plates and bowls by Japanese potters.
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▼Bar Echigo-Shinanogawa (Daily restaurnat till 18 August)
Local cafe and restaurants will open pop-up one-day only operation at KINARE during summer. Join Splish Splash Fair to enjoy water play.
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▼Hachi Cafe (till end November)
A cafe located in the Museum of Picture Book Art serving original sweets.
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