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Yubasen Takaragaike

70-1 Iwakura Minami Miyakecho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-0023, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-703-2700
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“soy milk” (2 reviews)
“tofu” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
70-1 Iwakura Minami Miyakecho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-0023, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

A small restaurant focusing on Tofu (Yuba). The presentation was beautiful, the food absolutely delicious. The entire experience made it one of the best dinners I have had in years.

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Reviewed 1 October 2016

After walking round nearby lake Takaragaike (beautiful trees, beautiful carp, ducks, turtles), it was lunchtime and a bit of research suggested that Takaragaike Izumi Yuba would be an interesting restaurant to try, and close by. So we chose the least expensive lunch menu, which offered...More

1  Thank rtimhunt
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I had one of the set lunch specials at 2500yen. A 5 course set featuring mostly the special tofu that is the name of the restaurant. Elegant presentation, just the right amount of food. Service was in English , each course was explained, the service...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2016

My husband and I ate here recently while staying at the Kyoto Grand Prince. We were looking to escape the hotel restaurants and didn't have time to go into the city so we decided to check out this place. We found the food to be...More

Thank betteskid
Reviewed 6 April 2016

We were staying at the Grand Prince Hotel and needed a nearby restaurant for dinner for two around 8pm on a Wednesday. There were no English-language reviews of this restaurant, but the mention of yuba (tofu skin) on Google Translate peaked our interest. We walked...More

1  Thank Benigno15
Northern Kyoto
Hot springs and historic temples characterize the
leafy landscapes of Northern Kyoto. Acres of tranquil
residential streets are interrupted by some of Kyoto's
most gorgeous architectural gems, including the
majestic Golden Pavilion of Kinkakuji, the serene
artistry of the Ryoanji Temple rock gardens, and the
bold red paint across the structures of Enryakuji
Temple. Once a religious core of the city, the
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Restaurant Details

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US$9 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70-1 Iwakura Minami Miyakecho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-0023, Kyoto Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Kyoto Prefecture  >  Kyoto>  > Northern Kyoto
  • Neighbourhood: Northern Kyoto
  • Phone Number: +81 75-703-2700
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