Learn more about the history and culture of Nishiki Market with our experienced cooking instructors. After 1.5 hours of guided walking tour, walk 2 minutes to our Kawaramachi studio and cook your choice of donburi (rice bowl meal - choice of tempura, chicken & egg, or seafood) by ingredients which you purchase in the tour.
Donburi is rice bowl dish with meat and/or vegetables on top of rice. You can find many restaurant that has donburi in their menu or some of them just focus on specific type of donburi, such as Tendon (tempura), Kaisendon (seafood) or Gyudon (beef). In this tour, you can choose which you want to try at the beginning of tour and we buy the ingredients in the tour. Each person can choose to make their own donburi from the following 3 options:
- In Nishiki Market, some foods such as Japanese ’tsukemono’ pickles are free for tasting. If you want to nimble some foods
along the way, you need to purchase on own, however it won’t be too much cost. Many things are cheap!
Meeting point is is at the Cooking Sun Karawamachi Studio.
Sakaicho 473, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto (Meiji 1010 Bldg. 3F)
You will receive the confirmation of your booking's availability within 24 hours. Once confirmed, please present your booking reference number at the cooking school.
Full refund will be issued for cancellation made at least 48 hours prior to the activity
You’d be thinking heading to the market will be kinda boring. But turn out it’s not. The chef will guide you and tell you what’s actually the seasonal fruits and ingredients. Class is small and is very casual. You get to do and learn everything by yourself. I am indeed very happy with the class.