No guarantor required! Weekly and monthly rates available. Good for short and long-term stay.
The famous Kinobu restaurant is now welcoming its 70th year of business. The third generation master chef whose cooking is based in traditional Japanese cuisine is ushering in a new world of food incorporating Western and Chinese elements to make a whole new culinary experience. This is a restaurant that has been continuously impressing clients with its freedom of cooking. Since its beginning this restaurant has also gained notoriety as a delivery service boasting great popularity. Kinobu is a place to meet Japanese cuisine renewed in a space of refined beauty.
- 416 Iwatoyama-cho, Bukkoji Sagaru, Shinmachi-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
- Contact No.
- ・5-minute walk from Shijo (Kyoto Municipal Subway) ・10-minute walk from the Karasuma Station on the Hankyu Kyoto Main Line ・351 m from the Shijo Station (Kyoto Municipal Subway)
- Opening Hours / Holidays
- 11:30-14:30 (L.O. 14:00)
17:00-21:30 (L.O. 19:30)
No scheduled holidays
- Official Website
- Time Required
- 60 minutes
- Other Information
- *Average budget (one person): lunch 6,000 yen-, dinner 20,000 yen- *Menu: Lunch “Mini Kaiseki” – 5,000 yen / 6000 yen / 7,000 yen – 15% additional special service charge *Credit cards accepted
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Avant garde wine arrangement menu incorporating Kyoto local cuisine
The current master chef is also a certified sommelier. Not only does the restaurant offer a wide variety of traditional Japanese sake (rice wine), but many wines to go with specially composed menus. This is one unique blend of tastes that’s sure to impress its visitors.
Casual yet genuine “Mini Multi Course Lunch”
On weekdays only you can enjoy the popular “Mini Kaiseki” lunch (kaiseki means multi-coursed meal) from 5,000 to 7,000 yen. Starting with the “Sakizuke” appetizer, one can enjoy a course made up of 5 - 6 elegantly prepared courses.
From small tasteful private rooms to dining halls for large groups
There are various ways to enjoy dining at the Kinobu like watching the surrounding gardens from traditional “zashiki” rooms, “hori-gotatsu” style rooms that allow one to stretch their legs in the wide space under the tables as if they were sitting in chairs, and also vast dining halls that can accommodate large numbers of people for private parties and dining.