Okazaki & Heian Shrine TsukemonoSep. 03, 2015 UPDATE
Here are shops where you can experience the delicious taste of tsukemono like never before

Kyo-Tsukemono Daiyasu

Kyo-Tsukemono Daiyasu
A tsukemono specialty shop located very close to Heian Shrine. With several branch stores nationwide across Japan, here at the main store you can sample almost all of the different types of tsukemono offered within its spacious interiors. Using in-season vegetables procured from contracted farms throughout Japan, the tsukemono here is made from natural seasonings, without the use of any synthetic chemical additives. They offer unique tsukemono you won’t find anywhere else, so please sample the m...moreany different varieties, and we hope you will find a flavor that fits your tastes. One of the many conveniences on offer here are the large selection of packages available according to purpose, such as for gifts or home use.
Our Comments
Best of 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.
Good for Fans
Hideaway shops and spots of worthwhile destination. Recommended if you are keen on these genres.
For Enthusiasts
Very popular among enthusiasts on these genres. Not always suitable if you are not particularly interested.
We hope that instead of judging tsukemono by the way it looks, that you’ll sample many different kinds! You might find some tsukemono that are more delicious than you ever might have imagined.
Recommend !
Shibazuke / ¥648
A tsukemono made by pickling eggplant in shiso(perilla) and salt. With a mild acidity, very easy to eat. Goes well with rice as well as sake.
Kyotsukemono(Kyoto pickles) souvenir bags
Recommend !
Kyotsukemono(Kyoto pickles) souvenir bags / ¥648
3 types of tsukemono packaged in drawstring bags decorated with a maiko(apprentice geisha) label. Since tsukemono will keep for about a month, it is perfect for souvenirs or gifts.
Edamame(green soybeans) tsukemono
Check it out !
Edamame(green soybeans) tsukemono / ¥432
These are edamame pickled in Soy sauce. The Soy sauce brings out the flavor of the edamame with a light and pleasant taste.
Small Daiyasu
Check it out !
Small Daiyasu / ¥1,080
An assortment of bite-sized portions of tsukemono. Recommended not only for souvenirs, but for anyone who would like to enjoy lots of different types of tsukemono in small portions each. Available in single sizes as well as assortments of 3, 12, and 18.
How to buy
Kyo-Tsukemono Daiyasu How to Buy The first thing to do is, to sample many different varieties of tsukemono, and find the flavors that you like. If you can’t decide what to get as a souvenir, we recommend buying assortment packages of tsukemono.
- Shopping Tips -
If you aren’t comfortable with some of the stronger tasting tsukemono, please ask a staff person,
“Tabeyasui tsukemono wo osietekudasai.”
(“Please find me some tsukemono that are easy to eat.”)
Kyo-Tsukemono Daiyasu Appearance Photo
Kyo-Tsukemono Daiyasu
Categories Tsukemono
Phone +81 75-761-0281
Address 45, Gosyocho, sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 606-8334
Directions 10-minute walk from Subway Tozai Line Higashiyama Station.
Hours 9:00 ~ 18:00
Closed Open every day
Notes There are time periods that can become suddenly crowded due to tourist groups, so you’ll want to shop during less crowded hours if you can.
Price range
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~ ¥1,000
Credit cards VISA, MASTER, etc.
Friendly for Overseas Visitors
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Although there are few English displays, the staff here will kindly help you out.
Information Japanese only
Languages spoken Japanese only
Shipping services Not accepted
URL http://www.daiyasu.co.jp/
Kyo-Tsukemono Daiyasu +81 75-761-0281 ~ ¥1,000 2/3

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