Listen to the sound of maiko click clock on by Jyunidanya 十二段屋, located in Gion 祇園. Enjoy shabu shabu at Jyunidanya, and have the distinction of eating at the very first restaurant to start serving shabu shabu in Japan.
Shabu shabu…the sound of swishing meat and veggies through boiling water. It’s similar to hot pot but everyone gets to swish their portion with their own chopsticks. The meat cooks quickly. You are usually served a dipping sauce or two. For example, goma sauce (sesame) or ponzu (citrus-based) sauce.
Traditional style restaurant. Junidanya serves mainly shabu shabu and sukiyaki but other food is available.
Jyunidanya is located in the heart of Gion, Kyoto’s most popular geisha district. You will frequently see geisha and maiko (apprenticing geisha) walking by.
From the Shijo/Hanamikoji intersection walk south along Hanamikoji Street. Junidaniya will be on the left hand side. It’s on the corner of the second street that runs east/west.
Last Order 20:30
Note: 10 % service tax and 8 % consumption tax is added to prices
None (Cash only)
Hours of Operation
Wednesday (open on holidays)
Phone 075-561-1655 (Japanese country code +81)
Kyoto city, Higashiyama, Gion-machi, Minami-gawa 570-128
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