Christmas Day Dining in Niseko

Where to dine in Niseko during the festive period.

Niseko is looking jolly for the upcoming festivities with brightly lit trees down Hirafu zaka street and Christmas decorations in restaurants around town. To get you in the festive mood, here's our top picks of restaurants to visit during the holiday period. 

Kumo Restaurant

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As Hokkaido's first ski-in ski-out izakaya, Kumo Restaurant is the perfect Christmas lunch choice after a morning run on the slopes. Ski straight in and savour their Kaisen Don or Soup Curry made using fresh Hokkaido seafood. End your meal with their drinks special inspired by the festive period, including Gingerbread Cookie and Cranberry Apple Cider Punch. 

Location: Kumo Restaurant, 204-7 Aza Yamada, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun, Hokkaido 044-0081

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An Dining

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Dine at An Dining on Christmas Eve and enjoy a course menu featuring sea cucumber, abalone, sea urchin and Kutchan Wagyu beef.  Share and sample many different flavors and textures whilst having your meal in a gorgeous, mountainside setting.

Location: An Dining, 183-43 Yamada, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun, Hokkaido 044-0081

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Black Wood Grill

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Sit by the fire and enjoy a delicious 1 kg Wagyu Rib Eye steak or the selection of smoked meats at Black Wood Grill on Christmas Day. As one of Niseko's live wood fire grill specialists, Black Wood Grill uses different woods to add a unique smoky flavour to local Hokkaido produce.

Location: Black Wood Grill, 259-133 Kabayama, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun, Hokkaido, 044-0078

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Located at the Hirafu intersection, Fujizushi sources their seafood from Shakotan, a Hokkaido coastal area renowned as the home of the most delicious uni (sea urchins). Try a variety of seafood in the form of handrolls, sashimi as well as seafood hotpot. 

Location: 167-7 Yamada, Kutchan cho, Abuta gun, Hokkaido, 044-0081

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For more dining options in Niseko, visit our restaurant listings