There are many restaurants located in the alleys of Gion, most of them offering Japanese cuisine. The traditional kaiseki cuisine is what Kyoto is famous for, and many of the greatest in this style can be found in Kyoto. Kaiseki restaurants take the four seasons of Japan seriously and change their menu and even the plates the dishes are served on seasonally. The way the dishes are presented is incredibly pleasing to the eye, you often almost feel bad eating these works of art; they’re just so beautiful. Many politicians and CEOs also frequent their restaurants. So here you have a list of a few of them! They’re so great that some of them have gotten Michelin stars!