Ao no Domon

青の洞門

Carved Tunnel of Ao

Hitome Hakkei

一目八景

Shin yabakei

Rest house Domon

レストハウス洞門

Restraunt & Souvenir shop

A spectacular view with rare rock formations. Yabakei, Oita is a a sightseeing spot in Kyushu that is beautiful in each season.

Rest house Domon in Yabakei

Resthouse Domon is located in Yabakei, which is designated as a Japan Heritage, right in front of the sightseeing spots of Kyoshuho and Ao-no-Domon (Carved Tunnel of Ao) and offers a spectacular sweeping view of Kyoshuho from its windows. Ao-no-Domon is roughly 3 minutes by foot across the bridge. Yabakei Bridge, the longest stone bridge in Japan, is also a short walk away. Please come visit Yabakei Resthouse Domon, which satisfies your stomach and your mind.

Visitor Information Space
Yabakei infomation

Inside the shop, there is a space where visitors can obtain sightseeing information about Yabakei and its surroundings.
Free Wi-Fi / Visitor information pamphlets in multiple languages / Guide map

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A restaurant serving Kyushu and
Oita cuisine and the flavors of Yabakei

11:00-16:00 Last call

Closed on Tuesdays (Excluding holidays)

Enjoy local cuisine while overlooking a spectacular view.

This restaurant has large windows that give you a sweeping view of the scenery. We offer a wide variety of menu items, with a focus on local cuisine from Nakatsu and Yabakei. Natural water that has been drawn from beneath the ground is used, and the chefs cook carefully using fresh, local ingredients. You can relax comfortably in this spacious restaurant.

耶馬渓そば

Yabakei Buckwheat Noodles

These dishes contain buckwheat noodles made using buckwheat flower produced in Yabakei. The thick, hand-made noodles go very well with the soup.

ブランド豚 錦雲豚

Kinunton Pork from Yabakei

Pork from pigs that have been raised peacefully in nature has a tender, juicy texture. You can choose from Katsu Curry, Katsudon, and other options.

中津からあげ

Nakatsu Karaage

Nakatsu, Oita is famous for its karaage. The karaage with the fragrant aroma of soy sauce is made using the head chef's original sauce.

大分名物 だんご汁

Oita Specialty
Dango Jiru

This is a local dish, in which dumplings made with stretched wheat flour dough is stewed in soup. It has plenty of vegetables and a miso-based soup.

大分原木椎茸

Shiitake Mushrooms from Oita

This rice bowl is packed full of shiitake mushrooms grown in the forests of Oita Prefecture, which is famous for cultivating shiitake mushrooms.

Nakatsu Specialty Hamo

Conger pike is a luxury fish that is loved in places such as Kyoto. Options include Nakatsu Conger Pike Katsu Curry and the Conger Pike Set Meal.

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Cafe Time with a Magnificent View

Organically grown coffee and hand-made sweets. You can enjoy a time of extreme happiness while looking at the fantastic view of Yabakei.

シフォンケーキ

Chiffon Cake

We bake spongy, moist dough with a gentle sweetness inside the shop.

シフォンケーキ

Sundae

Our rich sundaes are offered in the 3 flavors of vanilla, chocolate, and strawberry.

サンデー

Only on Saturdays and Sundays / Limited quantity
11:00-16:00 Last call

Local Burger Domon Burger

This juicy, delicious Yabakei burger has 100% Yabakei pork patties topped with red wine sauce between black buns containing bamboo charcoal. (It won 2nd place for Kyushu in the Local Burger Festa.)

Local Burger Domon Burger

This juicy, delicious Yabakei burger has 100% Yabakei pork patties topped with red wine sauce between black buns containing bamboo charcoal. (It won 2nd place for Kyushu in the Local Burger Festa.)

Only on Saturdays and Sundays / Limited quantity
11:00-16:00 Last call

Yabakei Souvenirs

We offer various types of souvenirs from Yabakei.

10:00-17:00

Closed on Tuesdays (Excluding holidays)

柚子胡椒

Yuzu Kosho

This is Kyushu's condiment with a slight spiciness and aroma that give your food an accent.

蕎麦まんじゅう

Soba Manju
(Buckwheat Steamed Bun)

This steamed bun has a simple deliciousness because it uses buckwheat flower from Yabakei.

米・麦焼酎 耶馬美人

Yaba Bijin Rice/
Barley Shochu

It has scarcity value because not many bottles are produced each year. This highly aromatic sake represents Yabakei.

茶まんじゅう

Ocha Manju
(Matcha Steamed Bun)

This steamed bun is filled with sweet bean paste and matcha sauce. It is made with tea leaves from Yabakei.

柚子胡椒

Yuzu Kosho

This is Kyushu's condiment with a slight spiciness and aroma that give your food an accent.

蕎麦まんじゅう

Soba Manju
(Buckwheat Steamed Bun)

This steamed bun has a simple deliciousness because it uses buckwheat flower from Yabakei.

茶まんじゅう

Ocha Manju
(Matcha Steamed Bun)

This steamed bun is filled with sweet bean paste and matcha sauce. It is made with tea leaves from Yabakei.

米・麦焼酎 耶馬美人

Yaba Bijin Rice/
Barley Shochu

It has scarcity value because not many bottles are produced each year. This highly aromatic sake represents Yabakei.

Banquets/Catering/
Box Lunches

Banquet & Catering

We also offer delivery and catering. We serve large portions of Yabakei cuisine made carefully using local ingredients.

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ACCESS

Resthouse Domon is right next to Ao-no-Domon and Yabakei Bridge.

By airplane and car Tokyo: 4 hours, Osaka: 3.5 hours
By car from the city center Fukuoka: 1.5 hours, Nakatsu: 30 minutes, Beppu: 1 hour
By car from the airport Oita Airport: 1 hour, Kitakyushu Airport: 1 hour

Accessible design (slopes and handicap bathrooms)
All credit cards accepted / Cashless payments/Free Wi-Fi
Spacious parking lot with 150 regular spaces and 30 large automobile spaces

Very close to Ao-no-Domon, the sightseeing spot in Yabakei, Kyushu.

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