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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice small izakaya in a tree top atmosphere. Good if you want an intimate and local setting to enjoy tasty small plates. Our table of 4 enjoyed our dinner and they had plenty of options for one of us who has a gluten free allergy....More

Date of visit: February 2019
4  Thank emgeller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

so delicious !! great with friends , amazing plates!! lovely staff beautiful venue.The guests were Japanese and Westerners, all very content !!

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First of all we loved the place, it's like to tree cabin that you dreamed of as a kid You leave your shoes at the door and then climb up to reach a cosy space with cushioned alcove. We went for the tasting menu. The...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TheChakers
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Karabina is a quaint and cosy izakaya, located <5mins away from Annupuri Ski Resort. Warm hideout away from the blistering cold with great food / drink offerings. Tips: Dress in easy layers for easy peeling off when you get indoors! Shoes-off policy - slippers (provided)...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank vichyi
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Charming Izakaya (Japanese bar), great food and service. We had the shitake mushrooms, clams, horseradish rice, tempura asparagus, pickled vegetables and salad. The cuttlefish potato ordered by the next table looked delicious too. Warm sake was great.

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Anonymous778
Reviewed 7 March 2017

firstly, we were told it was suitable for vegetarians but it's not unless you like to only eat a baked potato, baguette and rice. Not great after a day of skiing. The chicken stew was ok, it tasted like a weak curry sauce over cooked...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Car0lineRM
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We had dinner there twice. The staff was very nice and food good. We ate mushrooms with cheese, spicy chicken. Dishes with potatoes are specially very good. It is a simple restaurant but good.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank skiglu
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Simple, delicious food. Attentive staff. Character surroundings. This is a casual, comfortable place to warm up and recharge for another day of skiing.

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank dmb2017imp
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Located in Annapuri side of Niseko is a gem of an izakaya. Kid sake is exquisite, Buta no kakuni pork with star anis is great, grilled fish, cozy atm. osphere

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank 737cardon
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Entering Karabina is like climbing into a treehouse. And on arrival your taste buds are delighted by amazing izakaya Japanese!

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank Munchkin36
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