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#257 of 12,812 Restaurants in Kyoto
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838-7, Kamiyagawa-cho, Nishi-iru, Onmae, Imakoji-dori, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto 602-8384, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-461-4517
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16 Dec 2017
“Something you can't miss in Kyoto”
19 Jan 2017
“Yummy millet Japanese snacks”
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838-7, Kamiyagawa-cho, Nishi-iru, Onmae, Imakoji-dori, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto 602-8384, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

The desert that you can't miss in Kyoto. The rice cake and the served tea was perfect match. Not too sweet but you can fully taste the red bean paste.

Thank Euglyn_7706
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

This place sells millet mochi wrapped in sweetened red bean or sweetened soybean flour. You can dine in or takeaway. To takeaway you need to buy a minimum of 5 from memory. We bought a box of 10 (about just over ¥1000) and you can...More

Thank The_Savvy_Glutton
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Sawaya sells very unique and tasty pound millet cake, wrapped with sweet bean jam and soybean flour. You can eat the cake in the shop. To go is also available. It is recommended to eat the cake before the day is over, since it becomes...More

Thank masahikot435
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Delicious Japanese desert made by an elder couple, really excellent. Tea is not refillable so not a place to stay long, but price is comparably cheap in Kyoto. Worth to visit if wanna take a short break nearby.

Thank 898edy
Nishijin District
A district with a long textile heritage, ancient Kyoto
is still alive in the Nishijin District. Studded with
its weaving factories, tea houses, and onsen, the
neighborhood is charming and peaceful with a
self-possessed air. Less traveled than other parts of
the city, it is a district where you can take it at
your own pace. Visitors can explore the many weaving
and cloth houses, the free kimono shows, and the many
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  • Address: 838-7, Kamiyagawa-cho, Nishi-iru, Onmae, Imakoji-dori, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto 602-8384, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Nishijin District
  • Neighbourhood: Nishijin District
  • Phone Number: +81 75-461-4517
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