Kyoto Restaurants

Mishima-tei

  • 405 Sakuranomachi Map It
  • Nakagyō-ku
  • Japanese

Published 05/22/2015

Fodor's Review

Five generations of chefs have preserved the delicious sukiyaki recipe served here since 1873. At the street-level butcher's counter, housewives line up to pay top dollar for the high-quality beef, but your feast awaits upstairs in the large tatami-matted dining room, one of the many cheerful garden rooms, or the endearing teahouse (our favorite). A kimono-clad attendant will help get you started cooking everything at your table. Sukiyaki varies between restaurants: Mishima-tei favors thin slices of beef and a platter of vegetables, which you eat by dipping anything hot off the pan into cooling, flavorful raw egg before popping it into your mouth. The ¥6,000 Mini Course belies its name in terms of quantity. At the west entrance of the Tera-machi arcade, it's easy to find.

Restaurant Information

Address:

Tera-machi, Sanjo-sagaru, Higashi-iru, 405 Sakuranomachi, Kyōto, 604-8035, Japan

Map It

Phone:

075-221–0003

Restaurant Details:

  • Closed Wed.
  • Reservations essential

Published 05/22/2015

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