Enjoy a tea time in a classy cafe while looking over Shirakawa River
Au Temps Perdu
Why don't you take a break at Au Temps Perdu located close to a large vermilion Torii gate of Heian Jingu Shrine? The cafe mainly offers wonderful tea time menu items such as quiche, cakes and more. It is highly recommended that you order an original herb tea called "Aubepine" which you can only enjoy in Japan、As there are a lot of beautiful looking cakes that are displayed in a showcase near the entrance of the cafe, these will certainly catch your eyes. If you select their terrace seats, you w...moreill enjoy your time while listening to the sound of Takase River running right by the side. Enjoy well-made cake with a cup of tea or coffee comfortably in this cafe!
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1Must Eat !
Cake Set / ￥1,100 - ￥1,200
You can choose a cake and tea from a wide range choices in this cake set. The cakes are very rich and the size is just perfect. Seasonal cakes are also available.
2Must Eat !
Quiche Lorraine Set / ￥1,600
The Quiche Lorraine Set comes with a salad, paprika mousse with tomato , and a drink. Lorraine, a traditional meal of France, is made with bacon, cheese, onion, and more. The creamy texture is addictively delicious. The portion is perfect for those who wants a light meal.
3Let's Try !
Darjeeling First Flush / ￥800
There are 3 seasons to picnicking tea leaves. By picking the leaves at different time, variety of fragrances can be enjoyed between seasons. First flush is picked in the spring season and kept in a room to enhance the flavor. This is one special type of tea that the cafe offers. Please spend your tea time in luxury and comfort of this cafe.
How to Order & Eat
If you order the cake set, please go and see the showcase of delicious cakes.
- Order Tips -
If you show a ticket of a museums such as one from Kyoto Municipal Museum, you will get a discount of ￥100 towards afternoon tea set.
Au Temps Perdu
|Address||Parkhouse Kyoto Okazaki Yuurakusou1F, 64, Okazaki Enshojicho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 606-8344|
|Directions||5-minute walk from Subway Tozai Line Higashiyama Stn.|
11am - 8:30pm (L.O. 8pm)
You can make a reservation in advance if you would like to take meals away.
|Closed||Mondays (open if it is a holiday) / Irregular holidays on Tuesdays|
￥1.000 - ￥2.000
|Credit cards||Not accepted|
|Good for||Romantic, With Friends|
|Friendly for Overseas Visitors||
The owner can speak French
|Menu||Japanese, English, and French|
|Languages spoken||Japanese, English, and French|
|Number of seats||36 seats||Private dining rooms||Nothing|
|Non smoking / smoking||Non Smoking|