Enjoy authentic Spanish food, wine, and flamenco in Kyoto at the Spanish Cuisine Festival
The Spanish Cuisine Festival is held at the Kyoto International Community House for two days. At this festival, you may find authentic Spanish food, wine, and other drinks, not forgetting flamenco dance performances, so this is a festival Spain aficionados cannot pass. On the day of the event, the greatest of Kyoto’s Spanish restaurant have food stalls at the festival, and you can enjoy their unique dishes. They also have Spanish wines, beer, and other drinks for you to try. So, you can lick your lips to authentic Spanish food and drinks, watch flamenco dance performances, so this festival offers you two days full of activities!
Authentic Spanish food
Around 20 of Kyoto’s Spanish restaurants serve their take on the Spanish dishes at the event. The prices are reasonable at around 600 to 800 yen per portion, so you can taste many kinds of dishes. There are dishes from north Spain as well as Mediterranean dishes so you can compare the tastes of food from different parts of Spain.
Wine and other drinks from Spain
At this festival, you may find Spanish wine, sparkling wine, and beer, all imported from Spain. They also have a “tasting ticket set” for those who want to enjoy the differences in the drinks. This ticket set can be bought in advance for 2500 yen and it has tickets for five drinks. It is also on sale on the day of the event for 3000 yen. The tickets can be reserved online through a form on the festival's website, but please note that this form is only available in Japanese.
Enjoy performances like flamenco dance
There is a stage where you can watch Spanish flamenco dance performances for free. So, this is a chance for you to enjoy the passion of Spanish culture to the fullest.
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Spanish Cuisine Festival / スペイン料理祭
|Phone||+81 75-351-9915 (On weekdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.)|
|Address||2-1 Awaraguchitorii-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8436|
|Directions||A 5-minute walk from subway Tozai line Keage Station.|
|Event time||11 a.m. to 6 p.m.|
|Cancellations||Not canceled in case of rain.|
Entrance is free, but you need tickets for food and drinks and some events.
|Credit cards||Not accepted|
Kyoto International Community House is easy to get to, and the food and drinks are bought with tickets so there should be no language barrier.
|Lanuages spoken||Only Japanese.|