February is the perfect time to try out the culture and food of Kyoto City thanks to the Kyoto Restaurant Winter Special promotion running throughout the month.
The annual event offers visitors the opportunity to enjoy five-star Japanese food at affordable prices with 151 restaurants across Kyoto offering special menus. The event aims to give visitors a culturally enriching gastronomic experience as they taste various types of Japanese food, from tofu to kaiseki, and from sushi to tempura.
This year a further 44 restaurants have joined the promotion, offering both Japanese and international cuisine. Visitors should look for the fixed price “Winter Special Menu” at participating restaurants, with price options ranging from ¥2,500 (c £14) to ¥15,000 (c £84), including tax and service.