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Tofu Cuisine Rengetsuchaya

#838 of 12,972 Restaurants in Kyoto
££ - £££Japanese
Jingumichi Chionin Kita-iru , Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0062, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-561-4589
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
15 Jun 2016
“Fantastic Kyoto tofu.”
23 Apr 2016
“Want tofu? Come here!”
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££ - £££
Jingumichi Chionin Kita-iru , Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0062, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

The Tofu in Kyoto is some of the best I have had, so trying a fully tofu restaurant was a treat. It was only by chance that I found this place here on tripadvisor. I stayed nearby for a few night , and was looking...More

Thank Galapita
Reviewed 23 April 2016

This was an experience I'm very glad we had. Kyoto is known for its tofu and here we sampled every type in an 11 course tasting menu. As the photos show, the presentation was delicate and the menu was in English, so it wasn't a...More

Thank 502Dave
Reviewed 16 February 2016

It is not easy to find a specific restaurant in Japan because of the different characters western-japanese. We were walking in the traditional route of Temples and we have found by chance this restaurant. Tofu degustation!!! Some presentations are fantastic! If you like Tofu this...More

Thank Nosik
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Had the 10 course lunch of tofu served a variety of ways – which is the only meal served. Lunch (11:00-14:30) is 3000 Yen. The restaurant is located near the entrance of the Shorein Temple. This area of Kyoto (along with the area near Nanzenji...More

1  Thank drichrx
Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

One experience I was looking to do while in Japan was a complete tofu meal. Passing this place while walking the "temple route" and seeing the reviews I made this my choice. I wasn't disappointed. The meal was exquisite; a range of small dishes "showcasing"...More

3  Thank mschr
Reviewed 3 July 2014 via mobile

Decided to go to this tofu restaurant after reading the review on TA and close to where we are staying. My husband is allergic to fish so dashi with bonito (katsuo) is an issue. The chef made the dashi from kombu especially so all good....More

1  Thank Boytts
Reviewed 8 January 2014

I dont know if I should post this as too many people will find out about this great restaurant that we chanced upon. It is vegetarian (i'm not sure if there is bonito in their dashi and their english was not good enough for me...More

3  Thank MelbourneSeashell
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  • Address: Jingumichi Chionin Kita-iru , Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0062, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-561-4589
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