Aug. 27, 2018 UPDATE

Somushi Kochaya

- 素夢子 古茶家 -
Traditional Korean Cuisine, Healthy and Nutritionally Balanced
This restaurant serves Korean cuisine, desserts, and tea. The interior is suffused with the atmosphere of a traditional house. Both tables and sitting room are available. The terrace seats are recommended in good weather. Traditional food and drinks of Korea are provided. Many of the dishes include generous portions of vegetables for a healthy and nutritionally balanced meal. Teas using kampo herbs or medicinal ingredients are also available and effective for helping a tired body or an upset stomach. You can enjoy a meal that is both delicious and good for you.
Somushi Gozen
Somushi Gozen / ¥1,500
Enjoy nine kinds of traditional Korean dishes, cooked with seasonal ingredients and vegetables. Nutritionally balanced and generously portioned for a filling meal.
Somushi Pibimbab
Somushi Pibimbab / ¥980
Egg, minced beef, and namul (Korean dishes consisting of seasoned vegetables) on a bed of barley and rice. Mix the well-seasoned ingredients thoroughly and eat. Enjoy the variety of textures and flavors contained within. * For customers who want a bit more spice, gochujang is provided in a silver dish.
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Yakpab / ¥450
A salty-sweet steamed dessert made from sticky rice. Pine nuts add a hint of crunch to the texture. In Korea, these are often eaten at celebrations.
Yakcha Tea
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Yakcha Tea / ¥850
This tea has the distinctive smell and bitter taste of kampo herbs. Recommended for customers suffering from indigestion or insomnia. This tea also has a relaxing effect. Customers may use the provided spoon to add honey if the tea is not sweet enough. *Not recommended for pregnant women.
How to Order

English menus containing details about the dishes are available. Customers may order tea and desserts if they are too full for a whole meal.

- Order Tips -
The tea has some particular effects. We recommend a juice shake instead for customers who are unsure about drinking it.
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Somushi Kochaya / 素夢子 古茶家
Category Asian
Phone +81 75-253-1456
Address 73, Mikuracho, Nakagyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 604-8166
Directions 5-minute walk from Subway Karasuma Line Karasuma Oike Station.
Open Hours 11:00~19:00(L.O. 18:30)
Reservations Accepted
Closed Wednesday
Notes The chairs at the table seating are a bit unbalanced. We recommend the sitting area for customers who want to take their time.
Price range
¥1,000 ~ ¥2,000
Credit cards VISA, MASTER, JCB, etc.
Good for Solo, With Friends
Overseas Tourist-Friendly
English menus available.
Menu English
Lanuages spoken Japanese only
Number of seats 58 seats
Private dining rooms Nothing
Non smoking / smoking Separate areas for smokers and non-smokers.
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