Kyoto Japanese Cuisine

The Largest Long-Established Restaurant along the Kamo River

Enjoy dining at a restaurant and inn along the Kamo River in Kyoto, and savor the cuisine of a world-class chef, trained at renowned restaurant “Kitcho”.
Tsuruse is a Japanese restaurant and inn, located in the popular area of Kamogawa in Kyoto. After receiving training at world famous “Kitcho”, owner and chef Nobuyuki Tanaka continues to captivate guests with his luxurious Kyoto kaiseki cuisine, utilizing an abundance of carefully selected seasonal ingredients and brilliant presentation. During summer (May through the end of September) guests can enjoy “Kamogawa no yuka” (riverside dining) where large wooden platforms are set up outside along Kamo River so guests can have the pleasure of dining outside on seasonal cuisine while taking in the spectacular view overlooking Kamo river and Higashiyama. For riverside dining, Tsuruse boasts the largest space among all the establishments along the Kamo river, accommodating up to 200 guests at a time. Furthermore, for guests that want to make the most of their experience in Kyoto, they are welcome to stay at our accommodation.

Address 451 Gojō Agaru, Shimozaimokucho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto Prefecture, Kyoto
Business hours Lunch 12:00 - 15:00(14:00LO)
Dinner 17:00 - 21:30(20:00LO)

Riverside Dining
Lunch May and September only
Dinner May 1 through Sep. 30.
Closed Irregular Holidays
Directions -A 3-minute walk from Kiyomizu-Gojō Station on the Keihan Main Line (Keihan Electric Railway)
-A 10-minute walk from Kawaramachi STation on the Hankyu Kyoto Line (Hankyu Railway)
-A 7-minute taxi ride from JR Kyoto Station.
Price 【Dinner Menu】¥8,000~
【Lunch Menu】¥5,500~
【Kids Menu】¥3,000
Service Charge 10% service charge required
Seating 500 seats
Smoking Permitted throughout restaurant
Children Guests with children and babies are welcome.
Strollers are allowed to be brought into restaurant.
Wi-Fi None
Language None
Parking None
Dresscode No strict dress code, however we ask that no overly casual wear be worn, such as sandals, shorts, cap etc. Guests may be refused entry if they are wearing overly casual clothing such as shorts or sandals. We asks that guests refrain from wearing strong perfumes.
Payment method Please fill out the reservation form on this site.
※Payment for reserved courses with a credit card is requird.
※Any additional orders that you make for food or drink at the restaurant are to be paid for at the restaurant after your meal.

451 Gojō Agaru, Shimozaimokucho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto Prefecture, Kyoto


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