Having Japanese mum’s dishes at homely and lively vibes
A traditional Japanese home-made cuisines are provided by Daigin Shokudo where is located right across the Tetsugaku no Michi (Philosopher’s Walk). Inside of the restaurant is cozy and laid back ambience as if it was 1980s in Japan. Most of the menus are familiar with us, Tonkatsu (deep fried pork), grilled fish, and more. In addition, you can't miss a variety of well –prepared side dishes. Meal sets come along with large sized rice, miso soup and healthy 2 side dishes. 3D samples of their meals are displayed and must catch your sight as you open the door. English menu is available, but the samples are the better option which ones you decide to have. This is a enjoyable restaurant for all people. Let’s walk through a brilliant cherry blossom arch in the Tetsugaku no Michi after a lunch or dinner if you can come while cherry blossoms are fully blooming!
Tonkatsu Meal set
Tonkatsu Meal set / ¥970
Tonkatsu (Japanese pork cutlets) is one of the cuisines that most foreign visitors would like to have during a sightseeing in Japan. A thick and crispy Tonkatsu with a special sauce for people who are starving! Please check out other meal sets with more than 10 different dishes. Healthy tofu and boiled spinaches are the best match with the juicy Tonkatsu.
Tempura Udon
Tempura Udon / ¥850
It is a typical Japanese noodle. 2 big shrimps over Udon that is boiled well to get soft texture. Light and mild soup would warm up inside of your body. Soba noodles can be selected instead of Udon if you like.
Special miso soup
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Special miso soup / ¥120
Regular soup in meal sets can be changed to the special miso soup for ¥120 There are sliced onions, carrot, chopped pork and more various vegetables on it. It is huge enough to make you full without any main dishes. Locals often choose this special miso soup.
How to Order

English menus are available with the pictures of every dishes. The staff (a friendly hostess, her son and daughter) can speak English.

- Order Tips -
The meal set of the day is also available. Please ask a staff for details. The special sauce for Tonkatsu is on each table.
2.7 food2.0 service3.0 atmosphere3.0
Overseas Tourist-Friendly
2.7 food2.0 service3.0 atmosphere3.0
This nostalgic eatery is located close to Ginkaku-ji Temple. I'm sure you will find something you like; they offer meal sets, rice bowls, and noodles. Their prices are low and portions big, so this is a perfect restaurant for those who value cost-performance.
3.0 food3.0 service3.5 atmosphere2.5
Overseas Tourist-Friendly
3.0 food3.0 service3.5 atmosphere2.5
Daigin Shokudo / 大銀食堂
Category Teishoku (Meal Sets)
Phone +81 75-771-0692
Address 60, Jodoji Higashidacho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 606-8411
Directions 3-minute walk from city bus Ginkakuji-michi stop getting off.
Open Hours 11am - 8:30pm
Reservations Not accepted
Closed Thursday
Price range
Credit cards Not accepted
Good for Solo, With Friends, Families with Children
Overseas Tourist-Friendly
Daigin Shokudo always welcome you and are happy to talk to you in English.
Menu Japanese and English
Lanuages spoken Japanese and English
Number of seats 40 seats
Private dining rooms None
Non smoking / smoking Non smoking

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