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[2021 Latest] 6 trendy Taiwanese cafes in Kyoto

Recently, Taiwanese gourmet and Taiwanese sweets are all the rage! Therefore, we would like to introduce six Taiwanese cafes in Kyoto carefully selected by our editorial team. Experience the feeling of traveling to Taiwan while tasting delicious Taiwanese gourmet foods such as Taiwanese castella, douhua, and pepper cake.

*Please note that the information contained herein is subject to change without notice.

1.Homemade Taiwanese castella from [The old taste.] that delivers the authentic taste of Taiwan/Shijo

Homemade Taiwanese castella with a strong egg flavor and a moist texture, plain 600 yen and dark chocolate 650 yen. It's best to make a reservation as it often sells out.

Location: 272-7 Horinouchi-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto City
Access: 6-minute walk from Hankyu Karasuma Station

Homemade Taiwanese castella from The old taste.

The old taste.

2.Reproduce the taste that impressed me locally [Pepper rice cake Fukumaru]/Saiin

Pepper mochi is 350 yen each (330 yen each if you purchase 4 or more). There are two types: a soy sauce flavor that has a crisp taste with ginger, and a sweet miso flavor that goes well with the faint sweetness of sweet soy sauce.

Location: 31 Mibu Sennencho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto City
Access: 6 minutes walk from Hankyu Saiin Station

Pepper mochi Fukumaru

3.The birthplace of tapioca milk tea [Shunsuido Kyoto Kiyamachi branch] Uji Matcha Douhana is limited to Kyoto / Kiyamachi

The Uji Matcha Tofu, which is a Kyoto flavor version of the familiar tofu sold at Taiwanese food stalls, costs 1,250 yen and includes a drink. Matcha warabi mochi, tapioca, and jelly aiyui are on top.

Location: 310-2 Bizenjima-cho, Kawaramachi Higashiiri, Takoyakushi-dori, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto City
Access: 3 minutes walk from Hankyu "Kyoto Kawaramachi Station"

Shunsuido Kyoto Kiyamachi store

4.Cool and hot ice from authentic Taiwanese restaurant [Breeze Tainan -TEAR SI I-] / Jingu Marutamachi

Chilled ice (Renrapin) 648 yen. The piping hot ingredients include pearl king tapioca, sesame dumplings, potato dumplings, and 8 kinds of beans. One of the rare Taiwanese sweets in Japan

Location: 359 Masuyacho, Marutamachi Agaru, Kawaramachi-dori, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto City
Access: 5 minutes walk from Keihan “Jingu Marutamachi Station”

Breeze Tainan -TEAR SI I-

5.Shiratama sweets from [Taikaze Kahi] that excite you with their fluffy and chewy texture/Nijo Castle

Shiratama, red bean paste, and tapioca set Vidro 750 yen (tax included). What shines like purple is agar with apricot flavor. You can choose millet sugar or brown sugar syrup

Location: 50-12 Nishinokyo Shikibucho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto City
Access: 7 minute walk from JR Nijo Station

Taifu's good day

6.Rich time spent with Taiwanese tea [Fukuto FUDAO] homemade pineapple cake / Demachiyanagi

Pineapple cake (2 pieces) is 500 yen, a classic Taiwanese sweet made with pineapple puree wrapped in moist dough. Homemade and less sweet

Location: 9-3 Tanaka Shimoyanagicho, Sakyo Ward, Kyoto City
Access: 3-minute walk from Keihan Demachiyanagi Station

*Please note that the information contained herein is subject to change without notice.
*Since this site uses automatic translation, the translation may differ from the original Japanese content.


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