Tuna specialty store and restaurant, perfect for tuna lovers
Totoya is located at the central fish market. Fresh tuna or other seafood are procured from the market every day. The front of the restaurant is a store which offers fresh tuna before sliced or already-cooked dishes. Displayed items are depending on the market situation. Back area is restaurant where you can eat some maguro dishes. Lunch time is very crowded with people who are working around here or local people. They are coming to here to enjoy fresh seafood for low prices. Totoya has been loved by local people since a long time ago.
Maguro Nigiri dukushi / ￥1,500 (plus tax)
All of them are tuna nigiri, but it has 3 kinds of tuna. The front tunas on the left photo are fatty tuna, the center is medium fatty and the others are regular tuna. Each tuna has a very different taste.
Negimagu-don / ￥650 (plus tax)
1 kinds of sliced tuna, sliced seaweed and green onions are topped on vinegared rice. Tuna had been seasoned already, you don't need to add condiment. It is in a large amount even though price is reasonable !
Nigiri Sushi / ￥1,000 (plus tax)
Nigiri Sushi has 10 pieces of nigiri sushi and miso soup. All of seafoods are really fresh ! You can take it out only winter season ( It is prohibited to take it out during the summer season)
The store which offers already-made dishes is outside of the restaurant. After purchasing, you can eat it in the restaurant or of course take it out to your home.
How to Order
The menu has photos, you just point out what you order. You can take the Nigiri sushi out.
- Order Tips -
Lunch time is really crowded, you should visit on early lunch time.
3.4 food3.5 service2.8 atmosphere3.8
Totoya / 魚問屋ととや
|Address||64, Sujaku Kitanokuchicho, Shimogyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 600-8845|
|Directions||9-minute walk from JR Line Tanbagushi Stn.|
|Open Hours||11am - 3pm(2:30 L.O.) *Shop 10:30am - 6pm|
|Closed||Sunday&National Holidays / Wed(Irregular holidays)|
|Good for||Solo, With Friends, Families with Children|
The taste and prices are good, but it is a little bit difficult to find out restaurant.
|Lanuages spoken||Japanese only|
|Number of seats||29 seats|
|Private dining rooms||No|
|Non smoking / smoking||Non smoking|