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sisterhood bookstore kanin

A women-themed book cafe [Sisterhood Bookstore Kanin] opens in Kitashirakawa, Kyoto

August 05, 2023 open

A small book cafe [Sisterhood Bookstore Kanin] has opened at Du Kitashirakawa, a vintage mansion in Kitashirakawa. The store, which she started with a childhood friend from elementary school, carries a wide selection of books on feminism, gender, and women's lives. There are also many books about movies, music, and travel, books related to The Tale of Genji, which was the beginning of the friendship between the two shop owners, and books by beloved authors.

sisterhood bookstore kanin

Danish-style open sandwich smoked herring 680 yen, Carlsberg 600 yen

There is a cafe space inside the store, where you can enjoy soft drinks such as coffee and tea, as well as alcohol such as Danish beer carefully selected by the owner, natural wine from Italy, and carefully selected light meals and desserts.

sisterhood bookstore kanin

  • sisterhood shoten kanin
  • August 05, 2023 open
  • 105 du Kitashirakawa, 1 Kitashirakawa Donomaecho, Sakyo Ward, Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture
  • 2 minutes walk from the bus stop "Kita Shirakawa Bettocho"
    5 minutes walk from Ginkakujimichi bus stop
  • Monday and Thursday 12:00-17:00
    Wednesday 12:00-16:30
    Friday, Saturday, Sunday 12:00-20:00
  • Closed on Tuesdays
  • All seats non-smoking No private room No parking
  • https://kanin.base.shop/
*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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