Chihana: Awesome Kaiseki in Gion, Kyoto With 65 Years of History!
Located in Gion, Kyoto, 'Chihana' is a kaiseki (Japanese haute cuisine) restaurant that first opened in 1954. Gion is one of the most iconic districts of Kyoto, and high-end kaiseki such as that served at Chihana is the perfect meal to complete a visit to the historical neighborhood.
Each dish is beautiful and delicately prepared, showcasing the wonderful flavors of Kyoto including fresh vegetables, white fish, sashimi, tofu, and more. Many of the dishes take more than a day of prep time and are simply incredible. It's a grand meal that is bound to put a smile on your face!
Access / Reservations
Reservations are required and should be made at least one month in advance, if possible. See the link below for assistance with reserving if you don't speak Japanese.
Note that children under the age of 10 are not allowed in the restaurant, so plan ahead in case you are travelling with kids.
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