Famous local specialty, gentle noodles!
Lip-smaking Shiroishi umen in Yamabuki-tei ♡
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Do you know Shiroishi umen (warm noodle)?
Umen is a specialty of Shiroisi City in Miyagi Prefecture that is a kind of somen (thin noodles) and is a historical local specialty carrying on the tradition of about 400 years.
This popular Yamabuki-tei is a restaurant specializing in umen, and they offer umen dish with many variations♡
Popular restaurant with about 20,000 visitors a year! Yamabuki-tei
Yamabuki-tei is a specialized umen restaurant in an impressive elegant building which is a renovated merchant house from the late Meiji period.
This restaurant is loved by the local people as well as attracting many tourists.
Umen is a kind of somen noodles, and the characteristics are the length which is as short as about 9cm which is easy to eat, and the thick ness which is slightly thicker than normal somen noodles so you can taste more bold noodle flavor.
Umen is made without oil, but with only flour and salt, and its healthy taste is popular among women♡
Appearance is a traditional Japanese house atmosphere.
Vivid noren attracts the attention at the front of the store.
Shiroishi City Merchant House Museum is next to the restaurant, and a water wheel is spinning.
Once inside the Yamabuki-tei, the interior is spacious with a high ceiling.
There are more than 100 seats and a large parking lot, so it can also accommodate tour group tours including sightseeing bus tourists.
Inside is also an artistic style and have a good atmosphere!
Raised seats with a calm atmosphere.
A banquet hall for group tourists is also available.