Delightful Green Tea Sweets In Middle Of Gion


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Along Shirakawa River in Gion is a preserved historical area of traditional Kyoto wooden townhouses. It’s a marvelous spot with hints of history showcased through the structures. In the corner of this area is a dessert shop called, Gion-Komori. This is a popular place among local young people, tourists, and foreign visitors, for one can enjoy true Kyoto sweets in a historic Japanese setting. Guests are reminded that they are truly experienc...moreing Kyoto when they visit this cafe.

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Popular in Kyoto
Must-visit shops and spots for all first time tourists to Kyoto.
Highly Recommended
Top shops and spots loved by our editors and highly recommended to be listed on your itinerary.
Well Worth a Visit
Less known but widely loved by both tourists and locals. Recommended if your schedule permits.
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Hideaway shops and spots of worthwhile destination. Recommended if you are keen on these genres.
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You can get a good view of the river while enjoying the desserts if you choose the right seats. A relaxing time for all. If you like Kyoto, you’re sure to enjoy this restaurant!
Warabi-mochi Parfait
1Must Eat !
Warabi-mochi Parfait / ¥1,550

A satisfying ensemble of delicate green tea ice cream, bouncy Warabi-mochi, and vanilla ice cream. Try to indulge it before the ice cream melts.

2Must Eat !
Komori Anmitsu (Ensemble of Japanese Sweets)Red Bean Jam, Agar with Green Tea ice cream and GreenTea Jelly / ¥1,200

Enjoy this bowl with big pieces of Warabi-mochi, chestnuts, green tea ice cream, Red bean jam, Agar, Green tea jelly, and Shiratama (mochi). Pour the sweet molasses according to your taste.

Hot Green Tea(Matcha)
3Let's Try !
Hot Green Tea(Matcha) / +¥400 to each menu item

A bitter drink that creates perfect balance when enjoyed with some sweets. Add syrup to make it less bitter.

Green Tea Pound Cake (for take-out)
4Let's Try !
Green Tea Pound Cake (for take-out) / ¥1,380
A great gift for anyone who likes the rich taste of green tea. Limited in numbers, so reserve in advance. It is good to eat up to a month after production.
How to Order & Eat
Gion-Komori How to Order & Eat

Gion-Komori How to Order & Eat English menu with photos are available. If you want a cold dessert, we recommend the parfait or "Anmitsu" the items under "Red Bean Jam, Agar". For a hot dessert, we recommend "Zenzai".
- Order Tips -
Ask the waiter if you want to add molasses to your parfait or ice cream for an additional 50 yen.
“Kuromitsu wo tsuketekudasai.”
Gion-Komori Appearance Photo
Categories Matcha/Green Tea
Phone +81 75-561-0504
Address 61 Motoyoshicho, Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 605-0087
Directions 4-minute walk from Keihan Line Gion Shijo station
Hours 11am - 9pm(8:30pm last order)
*Open on Sundays and holidays until 8pm (7:30 last order)
Reservations Accepted (for groups of 15 or more people)
Closed Wednesdays (open if it is a national holiday)
Notes There maybe waiting times before being seated during weekends
Price range
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¥1,000 ~ ¥2,000
Credit cards Not accepted
Good for Romantic, With Friends
Friendly for Overseas Visitors
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English menu is available
Menu English
Languages spoken Japanese only
Number of seats 124 seats
Private dining rooms None
Non smoking / smoking Non smoking
Gion-Komori +81 75-561-0504 ¥1,000 ~ ¥2,000 1/3

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