Downtown Sake/LiqueurJun. 30, 2016 UPDATE
Extensive choice of sake and more including exclusive ones you can only get at this store!

Sake no Yamamoto Kyoto Store

Sake no Yamamoto
Conveniently located by Keihan Train Sanjo Station, Sake no Yamato offers an abundant amount of Japanese sakes and many more. It’s a liquor store well known and praised between the area’s food and beverage industry. The store mostly provides its services for the restaurants in the area, many of them highly rated including Michelin-starred dinings. It’s also a place for anyone to come in and just enjoy picking out delicious sakes. The staff are extremely knowledgeable and will help you find the p...moreerfect bottle for you. The ceramic art pieces displayed behind the counter is also an attraction of the store so that both locals and visitors can easily approach the store and enjoy shopping.
Our Comments
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.
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.
If you are looking to buy some sake bottles, this place is definitely worth checking out! There are sake that you can only get at this store because they have many original bottles made for popular restaurants in the area. Ask for original Japanese sakes, and the staff will be happy to show you!
Original Bottles
Recommend !
Original Bottles / Varies
Very unique and attractive part of this store that sets it apart from other liquor stores is that they carry about 20 originally made sakes. The store directly creates original bottles through sake brewers. Many of them are requests from individual restaurants, in which these original bottles can only be purchased from this store or enjoy it in that particular restaurant.
Plum Wine
Recommend !
Plum Wine / Varies
The store carries a great amount of plum wines as well as yuzu wines. There are several Kyoto-made bottles that are worth checking out! Many people are attracted to the bottle designs, especially the ones with Kyoto motifs on them because they make wonderful and tasty souvenirs.
Sake Locals Love
Check it out !
Sake Locals Love / Varies
Ask the staff what the local’s favorites are. Many customers love the fact that there are bottles that they can only get at this store. Check out some of the local favorites like “Tokujiro” or “Matsumoto”.
How to buy
Yamamoto How to buyAsk to get the bottles wrapped like the ones in the picture for additional fee.
- Shopping Tips -
Try to consult with the staff, they are very good at recommending you the perfect bottle for you.
Yamamoto Interior Photo
Yamamoto Appearance Photo
Sake no Yamamoto Kyoto Store
Categories Sake/Liqueur
Phone +81 75-761-0124
Address 36-3, Horinjimonzencho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 606-8387
Directions 1-minute walk from Keihan Line Sanjo Stn. (Exit 11)
Hours 10:30am - 6:30pm
Closed Sundays and holidays
Price range
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Credit cards Accepted
Friendly for Overseas Visitors
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Friendly staff
Information Japanese
Languages spoken Japanese
Shipping services Not available
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