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Japanese: Sushi

Denshichi Sushi - Saiin

Denshichi Sushi - Saiin Overview


4-1 Saiintatsumichō, Ukyo Ward, Kyoto 615-0014


+81 (0) 75-323-0700


1 minute walk from Saiin Station (Hankyu Line), exit number/name not provided.
2 minutes walk from Saiin Station (Hankyu Line), exit number/name not provided.

Operating Hours

Sun: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 4:30PM-10:00PM
Mon: Closed
Tue: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 4:30PM-10:00PM
Wed: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 4:30PM-10:00PM
Thur: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 4:30PM-10:00PM
Fri: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 4:30PM-10:00PM
Sat: 11:30AM-2:00PM, 4:30PM-10:00PM

Payment methods

Cash, Visa, Master Card, AMEX, Diners Club, JCB

Denshichi Sushi - Saiin Description

Denshichi Sushi - Saiin is a hidden gem located in Kyoto, Japan. This restaurant specializes in sushi and offers a unique dining experience that sets it apart from other establishments in the area. As you step inside, you'll be greeted by a warm and inviting atmosphere, with traditional Japanese decor and a cozy seating area.

The menu at Denshichi Sushi - Saiin features a wide variety of sushi options, all expertly crafted by skilled chefs using the freshest ingredients. From classic nigiri sushi to creative rolls, there is something to satisfy every palate. One of their standout dishes is the Omakase, a chef's choice tasting menu that allows you to sample a selection of their finest creations. Each piece of sushi is a work of art, beautifully presented and bursting with flavor.

What truly sets Denshichi Sushi - Saiin apart is their commitment to quality and attention to detail. The chefs here take great pride in their craft, ensuring that every dish is prepared with precision and care. Whether you're a sushi connoisseur or new to Japanese cuisine, this restaurant is sure to leave a lasting impression. So, if you're looking for an authentic and memorable sushi experience in Kyoto, be sure to visit Denshichi Sushi - Saiin.

Restaurant Features

Take-out Available

Reservations Accepted


Private Dining Room


Sake Selection

Denshichi Sushi - Saiin Reviews

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Had the opportunity to visit this place. Excellent service. People were very friendly. Had a english menu. Also had the opportunity to try the blowfish aka fugu.

Sushi was par. I wouldn't call it the best sushi in this area but it was good enough


A sushi bar where many locals from the neighbourhood convene. English menu available.

Large fresh slices of fish, shellfish, or pickled vegetables on just the right amount of rice are served at the perfect temperature. I recommend trying the different seared tuna belly varieties on your first visit; they vary by fattiness and are true indulgences. But you really cannot go wrong here with any choice you make! It's all very delicious.

Word of caution for those sensitive to smoke: smoking is permitted inside.


Nice place had english menu. Add pic of enlish menu. Food was good. I really liked the sushi. Beer ok 2 out of 5 it was a logger. They couldn't sell me blowfish. Price was good for the amount that I got


Translated from Japanese:

At the counter, the sushi toppings are in front of you. On the right is a fish tank with fish swimming in it. I get excited even before I eat it. The turban shells are crunchy and delicious, and the red bean liver, which I love, is dark and goes well with the shochu mixed with hot water. Milt is also tender. With sea urchin sushi...


Translated from Japanese:

I went there with my family at the end of the year. As usual, the store is full and lively. Sorry I forgot to take a lot of photos. The taste is stable. The sashimi and carpaccio are delicious, and the sushi is also delicious...


Translated from Japanese:

For appetizers, try simmered rice, and for sashimi, try green onion and hamootoshi. It's delicious, and goes well with Japanese sake. We will have one piece each of braised sea bream, smelt tempura, and sushi. Hamachi, soy sauce grilled scallops, raw shrimp, mackerel, etc...

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