29,000 JPY 〜
/ Guest
34,000 JPY 〜
/ Guest
  • Smoking Area

  • English Menu

Michelin 3-star award, historical well-established Kyoto restaurant.

Hyotei's history is long and could track back about four hundred years ago. It is said to have started as a tea ceremony house at Nanzen-ji temple. Since its founding, Hyotei has a thatched roof tea room referred to as "kuzuya" greeting guests even to today. Found here are witty epigrams by Aritomo Yamagata and Yajiro Shinagawa, figures active during the Meiji Restoration. There are tea jars at the entrance that also date back. These and other decorations are rich remnants of the restaurant's history. The subtle hospitality and harmony of seasonal cuisine have continued to enchant persons of culture, tea masters, financiers, Kyoto gentlemen, and many more.

As represent of Hyotei, “Hyotei Tamago(Egg)” and “Asagayu(Rice Gruel for Breakfast)” are loved by visitors coming all over the world. Not too much, but never too less, the hospitality, dishes and preparations filled with love of four seasons, always supporting, and loved by different peoples in this city. Beyond the reputation of Michelin 3-star, it is the representation of traditional restaurant of Kyoto even Japan.

Private rooms, semi-private rooms, Horigotaatsu(low table over a hole in the floor), table seats, and Ozashiki(tatami room) are available for 2 to 28 person to freely enjoy. Also, the garden which showing the changing of for season may also in your sight. Family dinner is also welcome for children elder than 12. For visitors inside or outside Japan, if you would like to enjoy a freely time, please try our restaurant.

* 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.

*Please note that Hyotei only accept breakfast reservation through hotel's concierge, you may contact your accommodation for details.

■10 minutes on foot from Kyoto Municipal Subway Tozai Line "Kegami Station" Exit 2
■ About 20 minutes drive from JR Kyoto Station

【Nearby Hotels】 * including Michelin hotels
■ Kyoto Station "Hotel Granvia Kyoto"
■ Nijo Ohashi "The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto"
■ Shijo Kawaramachi "Kyoto Hotel Okura"
■ Shijo Kawaramachi "Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto"
■ Shijo Karasuma "Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shinmachi Bettei"
■ Kyoto Imperial Palace "Kyoto Brighton Hotel"



  • 60's

    Date of Visit: 5/2019
    Number of visits: 2+Purpose: With family
  • 50's

    Date of Visit: 4/2019
    Number of visits: OnePurpose: Other
  • 50's

    Date of Visit: 4/2019
    Incredible experience dining at Hyotei! Best Kaiseki meal in Kyoto! Every course was perfectly prepared! The staff were courteous. The pace of serving each course was nicely timed with the entire meal completed in 2 hours. The environment was great as we sat in a cottage of a few hundreds years of age with a view of a koi pond.
    Number of visits: 2+Purpose: With family


Special Omakase Kaiseki with 1 Drink
29,000 JPY / Guest
Special Omakase Kaiseki with 1 Drink
34,000 JPY / Guest



Hyotei(Kyoto) [瓢亭]

Cuisine Type

Japanese, Kaiseki, Washoku

Opening hours

11:00~21:00 (L.O. 19:30)


Irregular holiday


35番地, Nanzenjikusagawa cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto


Hyotei(Kyoto) [瓢亭]