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Togaden, a Tofu Restaurant
In this casual restaurant, you can try one of Kyoto's specialty dish yudofu at affordable prices. The renovated traditional Kyoto style merchant residence machiya is transformed into a shop selling tofu and soy products on the first floor and a restaurant on the second floor. There is a good variety of course menus with a main of tofu dishes and desserts. The yudofu menu is 1,550 yen. This is a pretty good price for tofu cuisine in Kyoto, and is satisfying both in terms of cost and quantity.
- 87 Nakajima-cho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
- Contact No.
- 3-min walk from exit 6, Sanjo Station on Keihan Kyoto Line
- Opening Hours / Holidays
Closed: Year-end and New Year's
- Official Website
- Time Required
- 60 minutes
- Other Information
- *Average Budget (/person): Lunch from 1,000 yen, dinner from 1,000 yen *Menu: Yudofu set 1,550 yen
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Enjoy Typical Kyoto-style Tofu Cuisine
This restaurant serves tofu cuisine using homemade tofu at affordable prices. The taste, however, is not any worse than at top class restaurants. The variety of healthy and typical Kyoto-style dishes like nama-yuba-don (raw yuba: top layer of soy milk when making tofu - on rice bowl dish) and tofu-don are very attractive.
Most Popular: Yudofu Set Menu
Yudofu is a simple dish of tofu simmered in water and eaten with condiments. It's a famous dish of Kyoto and this yudofu set menu here is very reasonable at 1,550 yen. The volume is quite large too with the yudofu accompanied by a rice bowl topped with fried tofu and sashimi of yuba.
Sweets Made of Tofu
There are also various sweets made with tofu. There is the tofu zenzai (sweet red bean dessert in a bowl) in a Japanese latte flavor, fluffy tofu doughnuts, soy milk cheese cake with mixed-in cream cheese, and soy milk matcha soft ice cream, which are also sold in the shop on the first floor.