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Tokuwo Description

Located in the charming neighborhood of Kiyamachi in Kyoto, Tokuwo is a hidden gem that offers an authentic and unpretentious dining experience. This traditional Japanese restaurant is known for its rustic and heartfelt hospitality, preserving the old-fashioned style of a classic Japanese eatery.

At Tokuwo, the owner, Mr. Tokuo, personally handpicks the finest seasonal ingredients from the market every morning. The menu features a variety of dishes, including their signature dish, the Beshi Marunabe, a hot pot made with the flavorful meat of the soft-shelled turtle. Another highlight is the slow-cooked charcoal-grilled black wagyu beef, which boasts a tender and deeply satisfying flavor. Each dish at Tokuwo is crafted with care and showcases Mr. Tokuo's passion for Japanese cuisine.

The restaurant's interior exudes a warm and inviting atmosphere, reminiscent of traditional Japanese tea houses. The dining area is adorned with elegant wooden furnishings and subtle lighting, creating a serene ambiance that enhances the overall dining experience. Whether you choose to indulge in their lunch set menu or opt for their exquisite multi-course dinner, Tokuwo promises to take you on a culinary journey that will leave a lasting impression.

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Tokuwo Overview

Address

151 Tennocho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto 600-8013

Phone

+81 (0) 75-351-3906

Access

5 minute walk from Kawaramachi Station on the Hankyu Kyoto Main Line.
5 minute walk from Shijo Station on the Keihan Kyoto Line.

Operating Hours

Sun: Closed
Mon: 12:00PM-2:00PM, 6:00PM-10:00PM
Tue: 12:00PM-2:00PM, 6:00PM-10:00PM
Wed: 12:00PM-2:00PM, 6:00PM-10:00PM
Thur: 12:00PM-2:00PM, 6:00PM-10:00PM
Fri: 12:00PM-2:00PM, 6:00PM-10:00PM
Sat: 12:00PM-2:00PM, 6:00PM-10:00PM

Payment methods

Cash

Restaurant Features

Reservations Accepted

Wine List

Upscale

Private Dining Room

Non-smoking

Tokuwo Reviews

Tokuwo Google Average Rating

4.6

5

Google
Secret gem in Kyoto! A Japanese friend told me about Tokuwo, and I have been back 3 times. Tiny restaurant with seats around a counter, focus is on seafood. Excellent in every way. Must reserve.

5

Google
Just lovely. Sashimi some of the best I had anywhere in japan. Hamo best I had in Kyoto. Kagoshima beef to die for. And of course the matsutake. Overall experience outstanding.

5

Google
one of the few places i will return to next time i’m in japan

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