2024 Michelin Kyoto Japanese Restaurant : Kodaiji Wakuden (2 star)

updated: May 08th, 2024

Experience the finest kaiseki cuisine in Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture. Kodaiji Wakuden offers exquisite dishes and attentive service. Indulge in the flavors of blowfish, crab, and grilled delicacies. Two Michelin stars attest to its excellence.

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    Kodaiji Wakuden is a restaurant located in Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture.
     The establishment is situated in front of the north gate of Kodaiji Temple, a 5-minute walk from the Gion bus stop and approximately 741 meters from Gion Shijo Station.
    The restaurant operates from 12:00 to 15:00 (last order at 13:00) and from 17:30 to 22:00 (last order at 19:00).
     Please note that the restaurant's regular closing days are not fixed, so it is recommended to confirm with the establishment before your visit.
    With a seating capacity of 50, Kodaiji Wakuden offers 6 private rooms where guests can enjoy their meals in a serene atmosphere.
    Specializing in kaiseki cuisine, Kodaiji Wakuden is highly regarded for its quality dishes and attentive service.
     Reviews praise the cuisine for bringing out the best of its ingredients and for its gentle seasoning.
     Seafood dishes such as blowfish and crab, as well as grilled dishes, are particularly popular.
    The chefs at Kodaiji Wakuden are committed to using the finest ingredients and performing meticulous cooking techniques.
     Each dish showcases the chefs' skills and provides a feast for both the eyes and the palate.
    Kodaiji Wakuden has been awarded two Michelin stars in the Kyoto Osaka Michelin Guide, reflecting its high reputation.
     The establishment's history and the unique cooking methods developed by Wakuden are also mentioned in the guide.
    We invite you to visit Kodaiji Wakuden and experience their delicious kaiseki cuisine and top-notch service.


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