This pleasant coffee shop near Kinkakuji Temple claims to be the first siphon cafe in town, dating from 1955. True or not, it certainly ranks among the very best the city has to offer. Neatly decorated in wood and white tiles, the cafe invites you to relax and enjoy your favorite cuppa. Special coffees, including Irish, are in the JPY600-JPY750 range, and there is a selection of juices for JPY480-JPY500, plus some good plain or toasted sandwiches including chicken, bacon and salad at JPY700-JPY800. Hanafusa is part of a larger chain and also sells freshly ground coffee.
- Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 07:00 AM to 02:00 AM
- Type: Coffee
- Accept Credit Card: visa, mastercard
- Nearest Train: Kitaoji/ City Subway