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Ichiwa

) #142 of 11,819 Restaurants in Kyoto $$ - $$$
Murasakinoimamiyacho, Kitaku, Kyoto 603-8243, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-492-6852
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  • Average6%
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31 May 2017
“京都を、いや日本を代表するお菓子 One of the most delicious & casual Japanese sweets”
23 Feb 2017
“Gooey Rice Crackers and an Ancient Vibe”
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Murasakinoimamiyacho, Kitaku, Kyoto 603-8243, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

いつも悩んでは妻に電話してどちらで購入?と聞くのが、京都の北、今宮神社参道にある「あぶり餅」屋さん。 二つの店が向かい合っていて、活気に満ちた声で客をひく。 歴史は片や千年、片や数百年と京都にしては新旧並ぶ。 味も微妙に違うのだが、家内の好みはいち和さん。 お土産を120本頼んだら、炙っている間にサービスの一皿と冷たいお茶が目の前に。心憎いサービス。 どちらの店も試して欲しいが、日本ならではのうま味の差はある。 甲乙付けがたし。 京都の北の外れだが是非とも行って欲しい。 One of the best Japanese sweets in Kyoto amongst casual category is ABURIMOCHI-ZMOCHI at Imamiya Shrine. More than 1000years history make them something different. It's location is at northern part of Kyoto but you have bus commuter...More

Thank tetsubei
Reviewed 23 February 2017

You are at the oldest restaurant in Kyoto. Swarms of warrior monks and the soldiers of the Emperor fought over this ground. Lady Murasaki would have known this place, since it's right outside of the old Imamiya shrine. And it's a quiet respite from the...More

Thank RICHARD O
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I enjoyed it a lot , sitting people watching, and enjoying these grilled mochi in a sweet miso sauce ,while sipping tea. Highly recomended.

Thank Galapita
Reviewed 2 March 2016

My wife and I went to Kyoto to show our Italian friend around the city. As he was curious on everything on Japanese culture including Japanese food, we brought him to "Ichiwa", the oldest existing shop in Japan with over 1,000 years history behind them....More

1  Thank Fumio T
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Average prices
US$7 - US$9
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Murasakinoimamiyacho, Kitaku, Kyoto 603-8243, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-492-6852
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