Enjoy the local cuisine of Sendai in Kyoto Station!
Gyutan Inosuke - Kyoto Station Building Shop Street The CUBE/ 牛たん伊之助 CUBE店
Gyu-tan, beef tongue, is originally from Sendai city where is located in the north of Japan. However, you can taste the local cuisine of Sendai city in Kyoto! Gyu-tan is a charcoal grilled beef tongue. It is chewy and meat juice is coming out as you bite. If you order a set meal, beef tail soup, wheat rice and Japanese pickles would come along. This beef tail soup would make you refreshed after having the juicy beef tongue. What is different from other Japanese restaurant is that they would offe...morer a wheat rice that goes perfectly well with beef tongue. If you have a difficulty of having beef tongue, they also offer a beef steak which is also juicy and tasty.
Popular in Kyoto
Must-visit shops and spots for all first time tourists to Kyoto.
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.
Good for Fans
Hideaway shops and spots of worthwhile destination. Recommended if you are keen on these genres.
Very popular among enthusiasts on these genres. Not always suitable if you are not particularly interested.
1Must Eat !
Set Meal of Grilled Ox Tongue (8 Slices) / ￥1,609
This set would come along with beef tongue, wheat rice, beef tail soup and Japanese pickles. Beef tongues are well grilled by charcoal and taste juicy. Every time you chew, the meat juice is coming out and fills your mouth with the rich flavor. We recommend that you have beef tongue with beef tail soup which is very light and plain so that it can make you refreshed from the juicy beef tongue.
2Must Eat !
Set Meal of Beef Steak / ￥1,825
If you have a difficulty of having beef tongue, they also offer this beef steak set! The beef steaks are very soft and the sauce on top of them matches well with wheat rice. Different from the western steaks, this steak is cut into pieces, so it is easy to eat. You may find it tasty to have steak with wheat rice in this restaurant!
3Let's Try !
Tororo, grated yam / ￥162
If you are not familiar with the term “Tororo”, this is a grated yam. It is white and sticky type of yam. We sometimes put it on the rice as a topping. Traditionally, it is put on the wheat rice and eaten with beef tongue. It makes the whole meal more flavorful and milder, so please try putting it on your rice!
How to Order & Eat
English and Chinese menu are available in this restaurant. The pictures of each menu set are shown next to the menu, so it is easy to order and imagine what kind of food they would offer.
- Order Tips -
If you don’t mind putting grated yam on top of the wheat rice, we highly recommend that you do so!
Gyutan Inosuke - Kyoto Station Building Shop Street The CUBE
|Address||Kyoto Station BLD, 901, Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 600-8216|
|Directions||In 11F Kyoto Station Building Shop Street The CUBE.|
11am - 10pm
|Notes||This restaurant opens every day, so it is very convenient to visit there.|
￥1,490 - ￥2,000
|Credit cards||VISA, MASTER, JCB, AMEX, Diners / Accepted|
|Good for||With Friends, Families with Children|
|Friendly for Overseas Visitors||
English and Chinese menus are available in this restaurant
|Number of seats||52 seats||Private dining rooms||None|
|Non smoking / smoking||Separate areas of smokers and non-smokers|