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Apr. 02, 2020 UPDATE
Gion-Komori - ぎをん小森 -
Traveler Friendly
English menu is available
Menu
English
Languages spoken
Japanese only
2048 15 7.3 1 reviews
Apr. 02, 2020 UPDATE

Gion-Komori

- ぎをん小森 -
Traveler Friendly
English menu is available
Menu
English
Languages spoken
Japanese only
2048 15 7.3 1 reviews
Story & Recommendation
Delightful Green Tea Sweets In Middle Of Gion

Along Shirakawa River in Gion is a preserved historical area of traditional Kyoto wooden townhouses. It’s a marvelous spot with hints of history showcased through the structures. In the corner of this area is a dessert shop called, Gion-Komori. This is a popular place among local young people, tourists, and foreign visitors, for one can enjoy true Kyoto sweets in a historic Japanese setting. Guests are reminded that they are truly experiencing Kyoto when they visit this cafe.

1Recommended
Warabi-mochi Parfait
Warabi-mochi Parfait / ¥1,550

A satisfying ensemble of delicate green tea ice cream, bouncy Warabi-mochi, and vanilla ice cream. Try to indulge it before the ice cream melts.

2Recommended
Komori Anmitsu (Ensemble of Japanese Sweets)Red Bean Jam, Agar with Green Tea ice cream and GreenTea Jelly
Komori Anmitsu (Ensemble of Japanese Sweets)Red Bean Jam, Agar with Green Tea ice cream and GreenTea Jelly / ¥1,200

Enjoy this bowl with big pieces of Warabi-mochi, chestnuts, green tea ice cream, Red bean jam, Agar, Green tea jelly, and Shiratama (mochi). Pour the sweet molasses according to your taste.

3Let's Try!
Hot Green Tea(Matcha)
Hot Green Tea(Matcha) / +¥400 to each menu item

A bitter drink that creates perfect balance when enjoyed with some sweets. Add syrup to make it less bitter.

4Let's Try!
Green Tea Pound Cake (for take-out)
Green Tea Pound Cake (for take-out) / ¥1,380
A great gift for anyone who likes the rich taste of green tea. Limited in numbers, so reserve in advance. It is good to eat up to a month after production.
How to Order



English menu with photos are available. If you want a cold dessert, we recommend the parfait or "Anmitsu" the items under "Red Bean Jam, Agar". For a hot dessert, we recommend "Zenzai".

- Order Tips -
Ask a waiter if you want to add molasses to your parfait or ice cream for an additional 50 yen. 
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