Kyoto Japanese Cuisine

Renowned 2 Michelin Star restaurant highly sought after for reservations

After receiving his training at a number of renowned restaurants such as Wakuden and Toriimoto, the owner went independent, opening his restaurant in 2012 and receiving a Michelin Star the next year (now currently 2 Michelin Star), garnering praise and fame as “Otagi”.  Loved by local alike, the restaurant quickly became highly sought after for reservations and relocated to the Takagamine area of Kyoto in August of 2018 so that the restaurant could be closer to nature and procure local fresh ingredients. Takagamine is nestled in a rural area away from the train station, requiring people to take a taxi even from the closest train station, Kitaoji station. Otagi wishes that its customers cherish the local feeling of Kyoto, and enjoy the taste and scent of rural areas in Kyoto such as Takagamine.  All the fresh vegetables are handpicked from local farms in Takagamine and Gentaku are cooked with care and love.  His culinary choices offer not only pure Japanese dishes but also include a wide variety of cuisines from other parts of the world, such as Chinese and western cuisine. Even so, it never loses its identity as a Japanese restaurant, creating dishes that requires a lot of skill and originality. The interior of the restaurant is a comfortable space consisting of counter seats and private rooms, where you can relax and slowly dine in elegance.

Address Kyoto-shi, Kita-ku, Takagamine Dotenjocho 18
Business hours 17:30 to 21:00(Last order 19:00)
Closed Wednesdays and Irregular Holidays
Directions A 10-minute taxi ride from Kitaōji Station
Parking: 5 parking stalls available
Price Omakase Course

※ The price includes the consumption tax.
※ 10% service charge required at the time of reservation.
Service Charge 10% service charge required
Seating Counter Seating: 8 seats
Table: (2 Private Rooms seating 4 guests each)
Smoking Smoking Prohibited
Children Children welcome in the private room only
Baby / High Chair:None
Children's Menu:None (Please inquire at the time of online reservation)
Strollers allowed in private room
Wi-Fi None
Language None
Parking 5 parking spots available
Dresscode No particular dress code enforced. However, we ask that no overly casual wear is worn (shorts, t-shirts, sandals, etc. ).
Payment method Please fill out the reservation form on this site.
※Payment for reserved courses with a credit card is required.
※Any additional orders that you make for food or drink at the restaurant are to be paid for at the restaurant after your meal.
Cancellation Policy ※ Cancellations made up to 15:00 JST of 3 days before the reservation date are eligible to receive a full refund.
※ Cancellations made after 15:00 JST of 3 days, or within 2 days before, 1 day before, or on the day of the reservation date are not eligible to receive any refund.
※ All changes to the reservation are required to be made at least 3 days before the reservation date.
※ Requests to change or cancel a reservation made after the specified days above will not be eligible for any refund and requests to change the reservation to an alternative date/time will not be accommodated.
※ Reservations will be cancelled and entry will be denied if more than 15 minutes late and no refund will be provided.

Kyoto-shi, Kita-ku, Takagamine Dotenjocho 18


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