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ことし Kotoshi

  • French
  • Shijo Kawaramachi / Nijo Castle Area
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  • Price Rangelunch4,000~5,000JPY、dinner10,000~15,000JPY
  • ClosedOpen Every Day

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Shijo Kawaramachi / Nijo Castle Area
163 Matsumotocho, Pontocho Shijo-dori Agaru, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 604-8013, Japan
  • French
Opening Hours
[Mon-Fri]11:30-15:00,17:00-24:00 [Sat,Sun,Public holidays]11:30-15:30,17:00-24:00
Open Every Day
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Date of post:2016/10/24

We can enjoy having meals at a modern restaurant in an old townhouse.

Pontocho, close to Kamo River, is a place with refined elegance of Kyoto consisting of a rather narrow street north to south and numerous small restaurants extending on both sides along the street.
They serve a wide selection of food, such as French, Italian, Indian, Russian, Japanese, and so on.

KOTOSHI is located in the middle of Pontocho, in five minutes’ walk north from the south gate of it.
We can find colored Japanese umbrellas unfolded in front of it.
Staffs are very kind to help us even if we have a member with disability on a wheelchair.

Each restaurant in Pontocho has its veranda set up just between May and September.
It will surely be an excellent experience to enjoy lunch or dinner while giving a glance to the river and surroundings in the cool breezes.

KOTOSHI’s lunch menus are below:
Teriyaki chicken grilled on a rock plate comes with the day’s special, rice, soup, soft tofu, salad, sashimi of Yuba, made from soy milk, ramen noodles, and dessert. 2,160 JPY
Simmered pork grilled on a rock plate comes with the day’s special, rice, soup, sashimi of Yuba, and dessert. 1,960 JPY
Sukiyaki set menu includes Sukiyaki, stewed beef with sugar and soy sauce, the day’s special, rice, soup, mushroom soup in a bottle, sashimi of Yuba, and dessert. 3,940 JPY

The beef they usually serve ranks first of high quality ones, which absolutely gives you soft texture and rich taste to your mouth.

They boast a variety of wine, sake, and other alcohol free beverages.
There are a few staff that speak English and the menus are in English; with 56 seats.
Booking is required in groups.

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