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Manzara Honten

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We are an Izakaya that is committed to preserving the essence of Kyoto cuisine while infusing it with creativity, making every visit to our restaurant a unique and unforgettable experience. Our dedication to sourcing the finest seasonal ingredients, especially the sweetest sea bream and a variety of fresh fish, ensures that every bite bursts with flavor. Whether you're savoring our specialty broiled mackerel sushi, indulging in the classic Gindara Saikyo-yaki, or exploring our vegetarian and vegan options, you'll discover a world of tastes and textures that celebrate Kyoto's culinary heritage.

Japanese: Izakaya

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Manzara Honten Description

Welcome to Manzara Honten, where the heart of Kyoto's culinary heritage meets the artistry of modern gastronomy. Our restaurant, housed in a beautifully renovated Taisho-era townhouse, exudes the warmth of tradition while embracing the creativity of the present.
At Manzara Honten, we pride ourselves on our commitment to using only the finest seasonal ingredients. Our obsession with quality means we select the sweetest sea bream and the freshest fish available to create dishes that burst with flavor.
Our menu features a range of Kyoto specialties, including obanzai, tofu, and dishes made with locally sourced vegetables. One of our signature creations is the broiled mackerel sushi, a delicacy that embodies the essence of our cuisine. We also offer the classic Gindara Saikyo-yaki, a testament to Kyoto's rich culinary history.
But we don't stop there. We understand that diners today seek diverse options, including vegetarian and vegan choices. Our menu reflects this awareness, ensuring that every guest can embark on a culinary journey that aligns with their preferences.
In addition to food, the restaurant also offers a wide range of carefully selected sake.
Our guests have praised warm and inviting atmosphere, excellent customer service, and delicious food and drink.
The restaurant can accommodate up to 60 guests, with private rooms available for groups of up to 30.
Manzara Honten is not just a restaurant; it's an exploration of Kyoto's culinary traditions, where tradition meets innovation, and each dish tells a story. We offer an English menu for the convenience of overseas customers. Come join us on this flavorful adventure!

Manzara Honten Overview


Sashimonocho, 321, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto 604-0903


+81 (0) 75-253-1558


5-minute walk from Kyoto Shiyakusho-mae Station on the Subway Tozai Line
5-minute walk from Marutamachi Station on the Keihan Electric Railway Main Line

Operating Hours

5-11PM daily

Payment methods

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

Restaurant Features


Seasonal menu

Vegan Options

Vegetarian Options

Reservations Accepted

Locally sourced

Private Dining Room

Restaurant Highlights
Enchanting Kyoto Atmosphere
Immerse yourself in the enchanting atmosphere of Kyoto at Manzara Honten. Dine in a renovated Taisho-period townhouse, surrounded by warm earthen walls and the rich aroma of wood. Experience the essence of Kyoto not only in our dishes but also in our inviting ambiance.
Private Rooms and Banquet Courses
Manzara Honten can accommodate up to 60 guests, with private rooms available for groups of up to 30. Banquet courses are available from 7500 yen (tax included, with all-you-can-drink) for groups of four or more, allowing guests to enjoy the seasonal taste on a monthly basis.
Sake Connoisseur's Haven
For sake enthusiasts, Manzara Honten is a haven of choice. Explore a curated selection of over 10 sake varieties, each chosen with care to complement our dishes. Whether you're a seasoned connoisseur or a curious novice, our sake collection promises a delightful journey.

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We highlight the flavors of each season. We source fresh fish year-round, with a special focus on procuring succulent, fatty sweet sea bream weighing over 1 kg. Our extensive sake collection boasts over 10 meticulously chosen varieties, elevating your dining experience. Additionally, we offer monthly course menus brimming with seasonal ingredients, inviting you to savor the best of Kyoto's cuisine throughout the year.
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Specialty Broiled mackerel sushi
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Kyotamba Ajiwai Local Chicken Deep-Fried Black
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Gindara Saikyo-yaki
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Seafood carpaccio

Manzara Honten Dishes

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