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Kagizen Yoshifusa Honten

264 Gionmachi Kitagawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0073, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-561-1818
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  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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264 Gionmachi Kitagawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0073, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really great service and place to relax and enjoy your tea. They are famous for their warabi mochi and kuzukiri (translucent noodles). You have to try the latter because it's something that you rarely find around. It's so smooth and silky. I recommend the brown...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Quiet, peaceful like the name key of peace Lovely garden at the back unfortunately it has been found by tourists , otherwise great

Thank Yawara
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

The line moved quickly. The crowd were mostly locals. The service was brilliant. The ‘moist Japanese sweet’ was OK (but looked brilliant). Green tea was excellent. Free tea top ups were appreciated. The arrowhead noodles and brown sugar sauce were presented in an ornate green...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2018

The Japanese cultural consultant has chosen this confectionery house for Hong Kong Michelin Tour members. The menu has a variety of dessert but it seemed that everyone here just wanted the most famous Kuzukin with brown sugar syrup. Kuzukin is made of the arrowroot which...More

Thank HKMichelinTour
Reviewed February 8, 2018

Locals come here to hang so you know it has to be authentic! I don't know about everyone else but I seldomly heard locals engaging in daily conversations. Oddly, I really longed for that. I guess it's because I was visiting touristy places? Anyways, I...More

Thank Tinarrific
Reviewed October 1, 2017

We arrived on a Friday afternoon at around 16:00. We only had to wait for a short while before a table was available. Saw a lot of people eating some kind of flat translucent noodles. I thought it is an odd time to have lunch....More

Thank phik
Reviewed September 24, 2017

Green tea is rich. The complimentary white sweets were way too sweet. If you cannot resist to try it, take a tiny bite to taste. I did not know it and ate the whole thing, I regretted it and I was stuck, as it would...More

Thank WongYL
Reviewed September 12, 2017

Kagizen is a traditional store that sells traditional Japanese sweets. The store has two rooms. There is a front room were they display the Japanese traditional sweets, or Wakoshi, that you can purchase to take home. The second room is in the back. This room...More

1  Thank Oyomi
Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

if you wanna try japanese sweets, here is best place to go. for kuzukiri, you can choose white or black syrup. personally I love white but black syrup is more popular for kuzukiri beginners. no english menu but you just order kuzukiri with white or...More

Thank Jenny_Jessie17
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

This is one of my most favorite Kyoto sweets that I don't know exactly where else can offer such a great sweet stuff. It looks like clear thick noodle called Kuzu, local root plants, floating in the water with several big chunk of ice. Scoop...More

2  Thank nyay
Gion is Kyoto's famed Geisha District (called "Geiko"
in Kyoto). Though Gion's many tea houses and
entertainment restaurants are closed to foreigners,
Geiko and Maiko in their traditional makeup with
gilded hair in full kimono can be seen drifting the
streets on their way to and from work, where they fan
dance, sing, and play instruments for customers. Gion
lights up at night, when the ancient-looking streets
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Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 264 Gionmachi Kitagawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0073, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Gion
  • Neighborhood: Gion
  • Phone Number: +81 75-561-1818
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