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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: 11:00-16:00 (L.O.15:00), 17:00-21:00 (L.O.19:00)
Tel: 075-771-4148
Major credit cards accepted.
English menu available.

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 16,000 yen; table seat: from 10,000 yen; Japanese cypress bath; curfew: 23:00; classic Japanese style accommodation: from 35,000 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; eat as much as you like! An all-you-can-eat style restaurant with more than 20 kinds of dishes: Kyoto tofu, tempura, vegetables, fried chicken, sushi and more!

60 min.
Adults: 1,850 yen
7-12 years old: 1,130 yen
3-6 years old: 510 yen
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)

Nice Food, Chilled Beer & Beautiful Maiko! Experience an Unforgettable Night at Shinmonso

July 5 (Fri.) - Aug. 31 (Sat.)
Closed Sun.; 18:00-20:30 (last order 20:00)
Maiko attendance: Every day 18:00-20:00
Dance performance: 20:00-20:10

All seats non-smoking

During or after a fine Japanese dinner, a maiko will attend the hall and come to visit you at your table. Chat and take photos with her. After that, watch their elegant dance performances. Enjoy a night of elegance and relaxation in Shinmonso’s open-air beer garden – Truly, an unforgettable night in Kyoto!

Dinner course
Beer Garden Course 3,150 yen
(appetizers, skewered grilled chicken, udon noodles, 1 drink)

*Every person in the group needs to order a course (no sharing). Extra a la carte orders accepted.
A la carte menu items are available from 420 yen, beer from 530 yen. We also offer a wide range of local Kyoto sake and shochu (Japanese liquor).

*If it rains, indoor seating will be prepared. Reservations are recommended (ask at the front desk of your hotel or inn to help you).

English speaking staff available in the hall.

Reservations required - by phone only.
No cancellations accepted on the day of the reservation.

Gion Shinmonso
Shinmonso is a fine ryokan (Japanese Inn) that has hosted guests from all over the world. For our overnight rates and other information, please call or visit our website.
Tel: 075-561-8011 Fax: 075-561-8178
Gion Hanamikoji Shinmon-mae, Higashiyamaku, Kyoto

Nanzenji Kikusui
Savor seasonal Kyoto taste and a grand view of Higashiyama
Kaiseki course and Yudofu in a pure Japanese setting

Yudofu (boiled tofu) set: 4,000 yen
Mini Kaiseki course: 6,210 yen

Kaiseki course: From 8,000 yen

Overnight Stay (with dinner & breakfast)
From 20,000 yen/person

Major credit cards accepted

Nanzenji Kikusui
By Nanzen-ji Temple, a 7-min. walk from Subway Tozai Line Keage Stn.
Open: 11:00-22:00 (L.O. 20:00), lunch until 15:00
Tel: 075-771-4101

Tender and authentic Japanese beef dishes in a classical Japanese-style room overlooking the Kamo River

Japanese beef set: 5,000 yen (excl. tax & 10% service charge)
Steak (with salad), shabu shabu or sukiyaki with appetizer and rice

Seasonal Kyoto kaiseki course menu and dishes are also available.

Atomura – On Kiyamachi, by Kamo River
Open: 17:00-22:00 (closed New Year’s holiday)
On the east side of Kiyamachi, south of Shijo
Tel: 075-343-3770


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: 11:00-14:00 (L.O.), from 3,240 yen; dinner: 17:00-20:30 (L.O.), from 7,452 yen; Kaiseki lunch (11:00-13:30; L.O.): tempura kaiseki from 9,936 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 (3,500 yen, 5,000 yen), tempura kaiseki (6,500 yen); Dinner course and kaiseki (from 9,000 yen); Single tempura items (seafood, Kyoto vegetables, etc.) are also available; Reservation required; AMEX, VISA, DINERS, MC, JCB. *Tax not included in prices.


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, wellknown 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

Original Japanese

(mackerel, pork nabe hot pot, seafood)

East of the Path of Philosophy, across from Anraku-ji Temple; Tel: 075- 771-2816; Open: 11:00-15:00 (L.O. 14:30), 17:00-22:30 (L.O. 22:00), closed irregularly; freshest seafood directly brought from Goto Islands (Kyushu) daily; mackerel of Goto, unique and original, is rarity value and hardly found in Kyoto; Goto’s Saba (mackerel) shabu-shabu (pieces of mackerel boiled lightly in a broth), sashimi (raw fish) and seafood from all around Japan are a must-try; hotpot or steak of Agu pork from Okinawa also recommended; Lunch: Goto Saba Shabu Hotpot Set: 2,600 yen; Okinawan Agu Pork Shabushabu Hotpot or Steak Set: 2,600 yen; Dinner: Course: from 5,800 yen; assorted sashimi of the day: from ¥1,200; VISA, Master, etc.. *Prices include tax for only lunch.


Savor Beef in Japanese style - as much as you want!!

All-you-can-eat Shabu Shabu / Sukiyaki / Suki-Shabu combination pot
All from 1,980 yen!! excl.tax
Japanese beef is highly recommended

Across from Yasaka Shrine, 4F of Gion Kaikan Bldg.
Open daily: 17:00-23:00 (until 24:00 on the night before Fri. & Nat’l holidays); Tel: 075-533-3344

MIYABI-AN Kyoto Rokkaku
All-you-can-eat Shabu Shabu / Sukiyaki / Suki-Shabu combination pot
From 1,980 yen (Prime Beef: from 2,980 yen, Japanese beef: from 3,980 yen) excl.tax
Set menus also include all-you-can-eat vegetables, udon noodles and rice cakes!

On the north side of Rokkaku, west of Tominokoji
Open daily: 17:00-23:00; Tel: 075-253-0291

5% OFF if show a copy of the KVG!
English menu


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: 680 yen-1,630 yen
Hokoro (a noodle hotpot with soba & udon noodle, yuba, chicken, vegetables and more): 8,200 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

Try our new Japanese noodles – Abura-soba

Abura-soba is a kind of ramen noodle but totally new - this thick noodle is flavored with our original homemade sauce and savory oil (those noodles are not served in soup).

Extra seasonings and toppings!!
Chili oil, 7 spice blend, Kujo-negi green onion, cooked bamboo shoots, simmered pork, half-boiled egg.
*Additional charge for extra toppings.

Ganso Abura-soba (standard): 600 yen
Spicy Miso-soba (standard): 650 yen
Special fried chicken (3 pieces): 250 yen
Rice with simmered baby fish & spice: 250 yen
*English menu

On the east side of Higashioji, south of Kiyomizu-zaka

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

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.

South of Kodaiji, east of Ninenzaka; Tel: 075-541-5007; Open: 11:00-21:00 (L.O. 20:30); closed irregularly

How about RAMEN today?
Meet 8 popular local RAMEN styles from all over Japan in Kyoto!
Popular take-out shops are on the same floor too!

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