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チョイス Choice

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  • Gion / Kiyomizu-dera Temple Area
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  • Price Rangelunch1,000~2,000JPY、dinner2,000~3,000JPY
  • ClosedThursday

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Gion / Kiyomizu-dera Temple Area
89-1 Ohashicho, Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 605-0009, Japan
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Date of post:2016/10/21

Gluten free and Vegan Cafe owned by a female plastic surgeon.

The Choice organic cafe is an entirely vegan, gluten free cafe!
If you are getting tired of eating typical Japanese style vegetarian dishes, this is the place you should go. Here, you can choose what you want for your meal.

The menu includes pasta, risotto, cheese (called “Choice Fromage”), sandwich, pancake, quiche, hamburger, tortilla, stroganoff and rice, oil free curry and rice, salad, soup, smoothie, cake, and all are vegan and gluten free!

They used to have a formal restaurant space, and provided only pre-booked course menu for dinner, but since the summer 2015, they changed their menu and system. They also renovated the interior to be more casual.

Now, vegetarian people don’t need to worry about what to do for their meal. You can have a meal even after lunchtime. No need to make a reservation, and no need to have a course meal for dinner.

The portions are little small, and prices are moderate; Breakfast to go priced less than 1,000 yen. Prix Fixed lunch costs less than 1,400 yen.
For dinner, there are only a la carte dishes from 1,000yen to 1,500 yen.
Each includes tax, without drink.

The menu would be little different between weekdays and weekends.

Their specialty is “Choice Fromage”. Unlike usual vegetarian cheese, this is a 100% plant-based fermented food. It’s tasty, and look like a real French Camembert cheese. You can taste this cheese with salad, pasta and risotto at the cafe. You can also get this whole sized cheese via their online shop.

The Choice organic cafe stands on the east of Kawabata st, and north side of Sanjo St., above Subway and Keihan Sanjo-Keihan Sta.
For people who want to visit Heian shrine, Chionin temple, Nanzenji, Rhom theatre, this café is on their way.

English menu, and English speaking staff available.

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