Soujiki Nakahigashi

25,300 JPY 〜
/ Guest

2 star cuisine in which you can taste each of Japan’s four seasons and enjoy famous "omotenashi" hospitality

One of the toughest restaurant reservations to get in Kyoto, the traditional cuisine restaurant ""Soujiki Nakahigashi"" is located 8 minutes by car from Demachiyanagi Station(Eizan Railway and Keihan Railway).

Being a world gourmet guide awardred restaurant for years, Chef Nakahigashi provides the warmest service with his hospitality and fresh ingredients. Visitors gathered from Japan and even all over the world to enjoy the meal.

Only Omakase courses(chef decides the menu) are available. Chef Nakahigashi collects the wild, seasonal vegetables from the mountain in Kyoto and makes them to be the main ingredients, which are more powerful and delicate.
""Never waste any ingredients"", this is the concept of ""Soujiki Nakahigashi"".

At the end of the course, you could enjoy the rice cooked by the pottery pot, enjoy it with relaxing atmosphere. It is sure to be filled your stomach and heart by the chef's hospitality.

The counter seat on the first floor is a special seat where you can experience chatting with Chef Nakahigashi. On the second floor there are also a private room with tatami seat, suitable for families and special dining. If you visit Japan, here is the place you will definitely love.

※ Awarded 2 stars on world-renowned gourmet guide Kyoto-Osaka 2023.

* The availability of an English version of this page does not guarantee that the restaurant can provide services in English unless otherwise stated. Please be aware that, even if stated, there may still be days when English speaking staff are unavailable.

■8-minute by Taxi from “Demachiyanagi Station” on Keihan-Honsen
■3-minute walk from “Ginkakuji-mae” stop on Kyoto City Bus Route 100
■3-minute walk from “Ginkakuji-michi” stop on Kyoto Bus Route 18 and Route 51



  • 50's

    Date of Visit: 7/2021
    女将さんの対応、もてなしに大満足 お料理の美味しさ、楽しさな感動です
    Number of visits: OnePurpose: With friend
  • 40's

    Date of Visit: 8/2019
    Number of visits: OnePurpose: With family
  • 50's

    Date of Visit: 5/2019
    いつもながらの、季節の食材をたくさん使ったお料理楽しみました。 また、伺いたいです。
    Number of visits: 2+Purpose: Date


Dinner Menu
25,300 JPY / Guest



Soujiki Nakahigashi [草喰なかひがし]

Cuisine Type

Japanese, Kaiseki, Washoku

Opening hours

12:00~14:00(L.O.13:00) 18:00~21:00(L.O.19:00)




32-3, Zyoudoziisibasityou, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto

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