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Tsujiri is the long standing representative store of Kyoto’s famous specialty, Uji matcha. This store seeks to recreate new modes of enjoying this beloved tea without being stuck in tradition. Here, you will see many original items you can only find in Tsujiri including casual drinks like the Kyo Latte and Kyo Smoothie which use generous amounts of matcha (powdered green tea) as well as sweets such as the Kyo parfait and soft serve ice cream.
- 215 Nakano-cho, Yamato Ojinishi-iru, Shijo-dori, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
- Contact No.
- 1-minute walk from the Gion-shijo Station on the Keihan Railway, or a 4-minute walk from the Kawaramachi Station on the Hankyu Railway.
- Opening Hours / Holidays
- 11:00 – 20:00
Open all year round
- Official Website
- Time Required
- 30 minutes
- Other Information
- Average budget (one person): Afternoon - 1,000 yen, Evening -1,000 yen Menu: Kyo parfait 540 yen (including tax), matcha latte small: 432 yen – large: 486 yen (including tax), koi-cha small: 432 yen – large: 486 yen (including tax), yatsuhashi small: 594 yen – large: 648 yen (including tax)
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Cafe that offers new experiences of matcha
Using traditional stone-ground matcha, the Tsujiri Kyoto store is a cafe which offers a sweets menu that brings new sensations to the matcha experience. The vivid green color, invigorating aroma, smooth texture, and deep flavor are all combined for a perfect balance of matcha you can only enjoy here.
Exquisite Japanese style parfait: Kyo parfait
Tsujiri’s proud and refreshing Kyo parfait (540 yen tax included) is made with rich matcha soft-serve ice cream, rice-flour dumplings, anko (red sweet bean paste), and topped with kuromitsu (brown sugar syrup). This brilliant harmony of Japanese and Western sweets will do wonders on the inside of your mouth. This Japanese-style parfait is the perfect treat that isn’t too sweet.
Lattes and smoothies that bring alive the real taste of matcha
There are new ways to enjoy specialty matcha with lattes and smoothies. A variety of original treats are available on the menu such as the matcha latte with milk (small: 432 yen, large: 486 yen including tax), the extra rich matcha “koi-cha” (small: 432 yen, large: 486 yen including tax), and “yatsuhashi smoothie"(small: 594 yen, large: 648 yen) which is made full of famous confections from Kyoto.