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This famous old ryokan, offers yudofu and kyoto-style lunch and dinner

Enjoy luxurious dining in classic Japanese rooms with fine garden views.

Yu-dofu (boiled tofu) and Kyoto-style Kaiseki course menus created with seasonal Kyoto vegetables and specialty ingredients.

Our colorful and delicate dish presentation only adds to the experience.

Open everyday: 11:00-15:00 (L.O.14:00), 17:00-21:00 (L.O.19:00)
Tel: 075-771-4148
Major credit cards accepted.
English menu available.
Free Wi-Fi.

On the west side of Gokomachi, north of Shijo; Tel: 221-1039; Fax: 231-7632; convenient location in the central city; Kaiseki lunch: Japanese tatami room: from 8,000 yen; table seat: from 5,000 yen; Kaiseki dinner: Japanese tatami room: from 13,000 yen; table seat: from 10,000 yen; Japanese cypress bath; curfew: 23:00; classic Japanese style accommodation: from 40,000 yen (dinner, breakfast, service included). *Tax not included in prices.

On Oshikoji, South of Nijo castle and west of Horikawa; Tel: 075-841- 0811; Open daily: 11:00-21:00 (L.O. 20:30); Shinsen-en is the legendary garden founded in 794; Excellent opportunity to experience Japanese traditional cuisine with full view of this exquisite Japanese garden; Lunch is served between 11:00-16:00, including Udon Chiri (served with appetizer, rice, and fruit) 3,500 yen, and the Heihachi Gozen and Tempura Set (served with salad, rice, pickles and fruits) 3,500 yen; There are also highly popular nabe meals such as Shabu-shabu, 8,000 yen, and Sukiyaki, 8,000 yen; Ukishima-Gozen Set (5,000 yen) includes a variety of traditional Japanese dishes; English menu available; AMEX, VISA, DC, DINERS, MASTER. *Tax not included in prices.

On the north side of Shijo, west of Kawaramachi; Tel: 221-1811; Open: 11:00-15:00, 16:30-21:00 (L.O. 20:30); closed Jan. 1; enjoy our traditional Kyoto cuisine using tasteful, colorful seasonal ingredients, Kyoto food specialties (yuba (soy milk skin), and Kyoto vegetables, etc.; conveniently located downtown; take-out menu available; lunch bento box: 2,000 yen (11:00-15:00), Koetsu Mizusashi bento: 3,850 yen, yuba cuisine: 4,000 yen, mini kaiseki course: 4,000 yen (11:00-15:00), kaiseki courses: from 6,480 yen; major credit cards accepted.

Located on the west side of Omiya, south of Imadegawa; Tel: 075-468-8487; Open: 11:30-14:30 (L.O.); 17:00-20:00 (L.O.); Closed Wed.; Enjoy Seike’s exquisite fresh yuba (soy milk skin) cuisine made with pure sweet Miyama water in the 130-year old traditional machiya house; savor healthy yuba dishes: yuba steak, yuba shabu and tofu and more: lunch: 3,990 yen, 5,250 yen, 6,300 yen; dinner: 5,670 yen, 7,770 yen, 11,000 yen; Vegetarian welcome; Takehome yuba products from their yuba factory and restaurant complex in Miyama-cho (1.5 hours north of Kyoto) also sold; Credit cards not accepted; Seike Nijojo (Tel: 075-813-1517; closed Mon.): on the south side of Oike, west of Horikawa.

Located on the west side of Hanamikoji, 80m south of Shijo; Tel: 075- 533-2433; Open daily: 11:30-22:00; Nishisaka is located in the middle of Gion, the traditional world of geiko and maiko still alive; You can enjoy real taste of Kyoto cuisine at very reasonable prices; Lunch: Tempura set: 2,500 yen, Steak set: 3,500 yen, Yu-tofu set: 2,800 yen; Dinner: Beef shabu shabu: from 4,500 yen, Beef steak set: 4,300 yen, Kaiseki courses: From 7,800 yen. *Service charge not included in prices.

Enjoy a wide range of Kyoto/ Japanese dishes!

An all-you-can-eat style restaurant with more than 25 kinds of dishes: classic Kyoto home-style obanzai cuisine with local ingredients, Kyoto tofu, tempura, vegetables, fried chicken, sushi, dessert and more!

60 min.
Adults: 1,800 yen
7-12 years old: 1,100 yen
3-6 years old: 500 yen
*Tax not included.
English menu & spoken

A 3-min. walk south of Kinkaku-ji Temple (Golden Pavilion)
Tel: 075-462-4949
Open: 11:00-17:00 (L.O.16:00)

Oryori Mashita
True Kyoto cuisine served with excellence in the heart of Gion
One-Star in the Michelin Guide Kyoto/Osaka 2016

Kaiseki courses using the best seasonal ingredients
Lunch Dim Sum Course: 5,000 yen (tax & service incl.)
Dinner Kaiseki Course: from 7,000 yen
* 8% tax and 5% service charge will be applied.

Open: Lunch: 11:30-14:00 (L.O.), Dinner: 17:00-21:00 (L.O. 20:00); Closed Thurs.; On the north side of Shijo, east of Nawate
Tel: 075-525-2160

*Major credit cards accepted
*Reservation required


A traditional sukiya style ryokan inn & restaurant with superb classical garden views Enjoy the sophisticated taste of Kyoto cuisine in our kaiseki courses

Counter seat for tempura: Mon.-Sat., closed Sun.: lunch: 11:00-13:45 (L.O.), from 3,240 yen; dinner: 17:00-20:00 (L.O.), from 9,936 yen; Kaiseki lunch (11:00-13:30; L.O.): tempura kaiseki from 12,420 yen; Tempura kaiseki dinner from 14,904 yen, Kyoto kaiseki from 24,840 yen; Accommodation: from 37,260 yen/person with full dinner and breakfast.

On Tominokoji, just south of Oike
Tel: 075-221-5544

Located on the north side of Yasaka, 200m west of Higashioji; Tel: 075- 551-1488; Open daily: 11:30-15:00, 17:00-22:00; Located in a quiet and traditional area, close to Kennin-ji Temple; Enjoy fine tempura cuisine in an old building (interior maintained) that was originally a teahouse where geiko & maiko lived; Freshest ingredients of the day; Lunch: Tempura course (weekday only counter 4,000 yen, 5,500 yen), tempura kaiseki (8,000 yen); Dinner course and kaiseki (from 10,000 yen); Single tempura items (seafood, Kyoto vegetables, etc.) are also available; Reservation required; AMEX, VISA, DINERS, MC, JCB. *Tax not included in prices.

KYOGOKU-TEI (Tendon Tempura Rice Bowls)
Delicious "TEN-DON" Tempura Rice Bowls
Topped with savory Tempura deep-fried with healthy rice oil*

* Rice oil is vegetable oil extracted from rice bran which is highly effective as an antioxidant and in reducing cholesterol.

Try a variety of delicious Ten-don rice bowls with savory tempura, all deep-fried with healthy rice oil which is highly effective to antioxidant effect and to reduce cholesterol.

Seasonal Vegetable Kaki-age: 600 yen
Shrimp & Vegetable Tempura: Special 750 yen, Extra-special 900 yen
Egg & Chicken Tempura Combination: 700 yen
Beer, Shochu, Whisky, Japanese plum wine: All 500 yen
Take-away OK!

Open Every Day: 11:30-22:00
Tel: 075-708-5018


On the west side of Kawaramachi, a 2-min. walk north of Shijo; Tel : 221-5409; Open 9:30-21:00 (L.O. 20:30); Conveniently located downtown, between OPA and Gap, Hisago Zushi is probably Kyoto's most famous sushi restaurant, well-known for its relaxing traditional atmosphere; Their expertly prepared and beautifully presented sushi will amaze you; The quality is excellent & the prices are reasonable; Lunch from 2,376 yen; dinner from 2,376 yen; Sennari Combination Set, 3,240 yen; Chef's Selection Set, 2,700 yen; English menu and English spoken by some staff members; AMEX, VISA, DINERS, MASTER, JCB, DC, UC.

Enjoy your moment with authentic sushi

Obsessed with fresh fish and traditional Kyoto vegetables, we serve only the “real” taste of Japanese cuisine.

Nigiri (hand-formed sushi): Standard 2,400 yen, Excellent 5,000 yen
Kaiseki course: 8,000 yen - 20,000 yen
Special beef course: from 12,000 yen
*+8% tax

English menu & spoken

Open: Lunch (12:00-14:00); Dinner (17:00-22:00); Closed. Mon.
On the south side of Shimojuzuyacho, west of Ainomachi (southwest of Shosei-en Garden)
Tel: 075-371-9303

Sushi made with love by dedicated craftsmen performing their art.

Enjoy the dynamic lively atmosphere with all counter seating
Traditional & Authentic Sushi at reasonable prices!

Sushi Combination Set (8 pieces): 2,100 yen
Sashimi Combination Set (4 types): 1,300 yen
*+8% tax
*English menu available

On the north side of Rokkaku, west of Kawaramachi (behind “mina Kyoto”)
Open: Tue.-Fri.16:00-24:00; Sat., Sun. and nat’l holidays 12:00-24:00
Closed: Mon.; Tel: 075-223-1277

Beef / Yakitori (Chicken)

Highly selected luxurious beef
Self-produced & raised TAMBA-GYU beef.

True joy to savor
Experience the exquisite way of eating best fitted to each ingredient.
Produced by buthers, their high-class Teppan-yaki (steak grilled on an iron plate) and Yakiniku (grilled meat) are a wonderful treat for customers; In a beautiful machiya house.

Yakiniku course:from 3,900 yen
Teppan-yaki course:from 8,800 yen
Many other courses available!

On the east side of Sakaimachi, south of Aneyakoji
Open: 17:00-23:00; Closed: Mon.; Tel: 075-222-2901

Yakiniku YARUKI Shijo Kawaramachi
The Only Certified Kobe Beef
BBQ Yakiniku Restaurant in Kyoto

Popular Japanese style beef BBQ restaurant about 30 years in Kyoto. Reasonably priced lunch set menu: from 980 yen, also a must-check!! (11:30-17:00)

Kobe Beef Amazing Loin Slices 5,000 yen

Open every day: 11:30-23:40 (L.O 23:00) 1F Shijo Aiburiya Bldg., south side of Shijo, west of Shijo Bridge; Tel: 075-211-2981; Major credit cards accepted

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Shabu Shabu Onyasai
Savor fine Japanese meat and fresh seasonal vegetables in Shabu Shabu style

A variety of “All-you-can-eat” menus!
Pork & Japanese Chicken Course: 3,002 yen
Beef & Pork Course: 3,218 yen
Japanese Black Beef Course: 4,838 yen
And more!!
*Prices include tax.

Open: 17:00-24:00
Tel: 075-762-0831
3F SHOBI Bldg., on the north side of Sanjo, east of Kawabata

Yakitori-ya Smile
Amazingly juicy Daisen Branded Chicken
Yakitori in a stylish interior

Yakitori: from 172 yen (one skewer)
Draft beer: 421 yen
Chu-hai: from 313 yen
Check out many other a la carte items in our menu!
We are open for lunch hours! Lunch: from 734 yen
*Prices include tax.

Open: 11:30-14:30, 17:00-24:00
Tel: 075-746-3651
B1F SHOBI Bldg., on the north side of Sanjo, east of Kawabata


An authentic soba & udon noodle restaurant since 1710 Taste traditional noodle dishes of Japan in a classic Japanese building with fine garden views.

Tempura soba, Nishin (herring) soba, Zaru (chilled) soba and more: 700 yen-1,700 yen
Hokoro (a noodle hotpot with soba & udon noodle, yuba, chicken, vegetables and more): 8,400 yen (for two people)

On the west side of Fuyacho, north of Sanjo
Tel: 075-221-2525
Open: 11:00-20:00/Closed: Thurs.
Major credit cards accepted
English menu available

Nadai Omen
Authentic & original OMEN noodles!
Soup-dipping noodles with plenty of seasonal vegetables and sesame topping

Nadai Omen Noodle Soup (for 1 person): 1,150yen
Seasonal set: From 1,850yen
A la carte: From 500yen

English Menu & Spoken
Major credit cards accepted

Kodaiji *Reopening in April 2017!
South of Kodaiji; Tel: 075-541-5007; Open: 11:00-21:00 (L.O. 20:30), closed irregularly

Ginkakuji Main
South side of the Ginkakuji Bus Terminal; Tel: 075-771-8994; Open: 11:00-21:00 (L.O. 20:30), closed irregularly

Shijo Pontocho
On the north side of Shijo, west of Pontocho; Tel: 075-253-0377; Open: 11:30-15:00, 17:00-22:00 (L.O. 21:30); closed Thurs.

Enjoy 9 Locally Loved RAMEN from around Japan Matcha Cafe in Kyoto!

Open daily: 11:00-22:00 (L.O. 21:30)
Kyoto Station Bldg. 10F (South side of Big Stairway)