16,500 JPY 〜
/ Guest
25,500 JPY 〜
/ Guest
  • Smoking Area

  • English Menu

  • English Speaking Staff

You can feel the seasons of Japan, an old-fashioned restaurant of Kyoto cuisine

Located at 10-minute walk from exit 1 of Higashiyama station, on Kyoto Municipal Subway Tozai Line, "Takeshigero" was originally found in 1716, started from a small tea house next to Sanjo Bridge. Built by Mr.Imazato in Awataguchi which was a famous town for Japanese architecture, Sukiya-zukuri style main building and Gassho-zukuri style Annex are now renewed as a high ranking traditional Japanese restaurant.

The bamboo garden faces to each room and makes the guest experience the seasons in Japan. Without too much production or decoration, "Takeshigero" creates a space to relax and enjoy the food.

The chefs makes Kyoto cuisine, so called "the starting point of Japanese food " to combine with Kyoto vegetables and seasonal ingredients delicately. Eel, Ayu fish and soft-shelled turtle are also served as a special river fish dish at "Takeshigero".

A wide variety styles of private room are settled; Horigotatsu, table, and tatami seat. You can visit here from a small party's gathering to a group dining. English and Vegetarian menu are available for overseas guest. When you visit Kyoto,please do enjoy the Kyoto cuisine here to explore Japan further.

* 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.

■10-minute on foot from "Higashiyama Station" (exit 1) on the Kyoto municipal subway Tozai line



  • 60's

    Date of Visit: 3/2016
    Number of visits: OnePurpose: Other


【Immediate confirmation】Special recommendation course with one drink
16,500 JPY / Guest
【Immediate confirmation】Chef's recommendation course with one drink
25,500 JPY / Guest
【Immediate confirmation】Special recommendation course with one drink
33,000 JPY / Guest



Takeshigero [京懐石 美濃吉本店 竹茂楼]

Cuisine Type

Japanese, Kaiseki, Washoku

Opening hours

Lunch: 11:30~14:00(L.O.13:30) Dinner: 17:00~22:00(L.O.19:30)


No holiday,


65番地, Awataguchitorii cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto


Takeshigero [京懐石 美濃吉本店 竹茂楼]