Category Archives: Cuisine Type

Snacks & Food from Kyoto

Wrapping up my Kyoto posts with snacks and food that we bought from the home ground of wagashi. Bought the first confectionery – Nama Yatsuhashi 生八橋 from one of the convenience store near the Kyoto train station building. This brand Izutsu Yatsuhashi Honpo is … Continue reading

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Tousuiro 豆水楼, Kyoto

Kyoto is famous for its tofu, it is a local specialty due to the pure water source from the surrounding mountains. Once we decided to visit Kyoto, we set our minds to have a Tofu Feast. Managed to secure a late dinner … Continue reading

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Smart Coffee, Kyoto

With slightly more than two hours to spare till our scheduled dinner appointment time, we decided to grab some light bites to replenish some energy after the extensive walking. Looking back at my tracker, I had already clocked 20,000 steps … Continue reading

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★ Unagiya Hirokawa うなぎ屋 廣川, Kyoto

As we made quite a late decision to go ahead with our Kyoto trip (cos we wanted to be sure that we could see the Sakura blossoms), we were not able to plan our food itinerary in advanced. Many of … Continue reading

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Kyou Sagano Chikujian (京 嵯峨野 竹路庵 本店), Kyoto

After a night’s rest we were fully recharged and ready to spend a long day exploring Kyoto starting with Arashiyama area. In order to beat the crowd, we arrived at the area before 9am. We also had another agenda up … Continue reading

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Saikatei 菜花亭, Kyoto

After a long day’s journey we finally arrived in Kyoto and check into our hotel around 8pm. For our first night in the city, we did not make any prior dinner booking as we knew there were risks of not … Continue reading

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El Tardeo by Binomio

Based on my observation, Mondays are usually slow days in drinking holes. Was surprised to see that Binomio‘s tapas area was almost filled to the brim on a Monday so we decided to head over to their sister restaurant El … Continue reading

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