Kyoto Japanese Cuisine

2 Michelin-starred cuisine which provides a truly memorable dining experience of Japanese cuisine and wine in Kyoto Gion.

Ryosho opened in January of 2022 and it took less than a year for it to receive 2 Michelin stars.
The name “”Ryosho『凌霄』”” is defined as “”having high ambitions””. Having perfected the art of Japanese cuisine after many long years of training at various notable restaurants, Chef Makoto Fujiwara’s ambition is to provide the most memorable dining experiece to all that grace his counter. He is teamed up with manager/sommelier Hiroyuki Jinguji, a colleague since their training days and Chef Fujiwara’s dishes and Sommelier Jinguji’s wines create the most perfect pairings which leave guests astonished.
The ambitious dishes and classy interior of the restaurant live up to the high standards of Kyoto Gion and Ryosho is now a hard-to-book restaurant where hopeful diners cannot wait to get a booking at.
Enjoy an elegant and classy time in Kyoto Gion at Ryosho’s Hinoki wood counter and luxurious private rooms.

Address 570-166 Gionmachi Minamigawa, Higashiyamaku, Kyoto
Business hours Weekdays: 17:30 to 23:00
Weekend and Holidays: 11:30 to 15:00 / 17:30 to 23:00
Closed Irregular
Directions 10 min walk or 5 min taxi ride from Keihan Line Gion-Shijo Station
15 min taxi ride from JR Kyoto Station
Price Lunch and Dinner:
¥ 25,000(¥ 27,500) Course
¥ 33,000(¥ 36,300) Course
¥ 40,000(¥ 44,000) Course
Service Charge 10% service charge required
Seating 8 counter seats
2F private room seats 4 to 8 guests
Smoking Prohibited
Children Babies and children accepted in private room seating.
2 baby chairs available.

Children's Course
5 years old and younger.:¥ 3,500 (¥3,850) Kid's Meal
6 years old and older.:10,000(¥ 11,000) Kid's Short Course
Wi-Fi None
Language None
Parking None
Dresscode Smart Casual required.
Short pants, sandals and sportswear etc are not allowed.
Payment method 【Advance payment for online reservation】
PayPal or Credit Card

【Payment for additional orders at the restaurant】
Cash or Credit Card
Cancellation Policy ※ Cancellations made up to 3 days before the reservation date are eligible to receive a full refund.
※ Cancellations made 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.

570-166 Gionmachi Minamigawa, Higashiyamaku, Kyoto


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