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Reviewed 9 January 2024 via mobile

Found this gem of a place while we were walking around Hakuba one day. The burgers were huge and the buns were all freshly baked in-house. Muffins are supposed to be great but we had no space after the huge mains. Definitely stop by if...you are in the area!More

Date of visit: December 2023
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Reviewed 13 February 2023 via mobile

For lovers of fine coffee, this is the place to go in Echoland. Our family loved it! A friendly vibe with cute & loveable four legged friends. Enjoyable all around coffee experience including choosing your beans. The times we went, there was a choice between...two types of beans, which we greatly appreciated given Japan is traditionally a tea based culture and we are in a small village.More

Date of visit: February 2023
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Reviewed 25 January 2023 via mobile

Best Cafe in Echoland. Great burgers, terrific muffins and cakes. Always popular so be prepared to wait to get a seat in rush hour.

Date of visit: January 2023
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Reviewed 28 July 2021 via mobile

Amazing breakfast!!! Lived in Japan for a few years and this is the best breakfast we’ve had. Moist, delicious muffins. Eggs and bacon on toast was delicious too!

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 31 July 2020 via mobile

An absolute DO NOT MISSS in Hakuba!! I have been here multiple times on my husband’s recommendation, with him. Never gets old! This time I had the spicy chicken burger, super succulent chicken with a creamy peanut sauce. Burgers are massive for the price you...pay, all come with sides of fries and quinoa salad and on in house baked buns. The bakery sweets are delicious and plated beautifully! Coffee is great, and vibe is relaxed service with a big smile. Will always come back 💖 Oh and they roast their own coffee ++More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 1 March 2020 via mobile

We came here for our first western style breakfast in weeks and were not disappointed! Perfect serving sizes, great coffee, excellent service and AMAZING food! Would highly recommend checking this place out but book ahead as they can get packed out!

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 26 February 2020

The french toast is just delicious here at Sounds Like Cafe. It's got maple drizzled around whipped cream and some wonderful cream in the middle. Honestly, the best french toast I've had in awhile. The lady also ordered avocado toast that she loved as well!...Felt like the coffee was a bit expensive and the register guy could use some help, but this review is for the food and that's a 5/5More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 23 February 2020 via mobile

Great breaky food such as bacon and eggs, eggs with avocado, pancakes, muffins etc... Have eaten breakfast here 3 mornings. Would be nice if there was some lighter options such as fruit, yogurt, granola. A good lunch menu, but haven’t tried those yet. Good coffee.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 19 February 2020

This is a very popular cafe offering fantastic coffee and western style food. Generally hard to find a table. Coffee is always spot on.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 4 February 2020 via mobile

This busy and popular cafe serves amazing coffee and breakfast. Better Eggs Benedict than I can get back in Perth with perfectly poached eggs. Highly recommend - get there before 11 if you’d like the breakfast menu.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 4 February 2020 via mobile

Great cafe. It’s one of those places when you know you are going to holiday you start to salivate at the thought of eating their tasty food. We come and visit frequently every year. One of our favorites is the Chicken Karage burger. But everything...on the menu is delicious. They make an awesome coffee, and both soy and almond milk are available. We have only been in town a week and have dined here twice already. The setting is cosy and if they are busy, which they usually are, they kindly place you on a wait list for a table. Great place. Well run. Awesome food.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 28 January 2020 via mobile

Lovely intimate cafe with great service, good menu options and decent coffee. Family friendly and the child curry made us envious.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 13 January 2020

Great burgers, both the kid's and adult's versions were large sizes and hit the spot. Staff were friendly and accommodating. Liked it so much we went back for more a few more times during out stay.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 8 January 2020 via mobile

A great place to grab a coffee and lunch (their kitchen is closed in late afternoon/evening). Lots of seating and tasty menu options. You get to select your coffee beans upon ordering. Best coffee we've had in Japan!

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 2 January 2020 via mobile

Always busy and difficult to get a table but great coffee, yummy burgers, and muffins to die for! Breakfast menu is also delish but ends at around 11am.

Date of visit: January 2020
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SOUNDS LIKE CAFE, Hakuba-mura - Menu, Prices & Restaurant Reviews - Tripadvisor

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Yes, Sounds Like Cafe offers takeaway services.

Sounds Like Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5