restaurant carta. レストラン

The cuisine at restaurant “carta.” is personally overseen by culinary expert Ai Hosokawa.
Using traditional Japanese spices, condiments and fermented foodstuffs to provide subtle variations in flavor, 
carta. provides Western-style cuisine that matches the changing of the seasons and brings succor to the mind and body.
Savor an experience of true pleasure with delectable dishes made from seasonal foodstuffs,
paired with your choice from the finest selection of beverages. 


Appreciate the warm atmosphere created by walls adorned with hand-crafted tiles, 
 light fittings created by glass artisans,
and the plentiful use of Kyoto’s rare and highly sought-after Taizan ceramics.
Enjoy your meal bathed in bright natural sunlight flowing through the windows in the morning, 
or under the warm glow of lamplight in the evening.
Together with sparkling conversation across the countertop, give yourself over to experiencing the sensual treat that is Ai Hosokawa’s cuisine 
- encompassing the warm atmosphere, the charming tableware, and of course, the delectable food.


Hosokawa’s unique take on Western-style cuisine infused with subtle notes of traditional Japanese seasonings
features seasonal line-ups incorporating inspiring hors-d’oeuvres, delectable main dishes, and delicious desserts.
A wide range of beverages to match your meal are also available, including local wines 
and Kyoto’s own Nishijin beer.
Savor this special opportunity to eat and drink to your heart’s content .


A balanced breakfast is the only way to start a healthy day.
Choose from Japanese-style or Western-style options, depending on your mood.
You can also add items a la carte including pancakes or 
open-faced fruit sandwiches.
Start your morning with an elegant meal to replenish the spirit for the day ahead.

Ai Hosokawa


Ai Hosokawa


  • Business hours

    [ Breakfast ]

    7 a.m. -11 a.m. (10:30 L.O.)

    [ Dinner ]

    5:30 p.m. - 11 p.m.(last sitting 9 p.m.)
  • Address

    342 Kagiyacho, Kamogawa Nishiiri, Syomen-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto

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  • Number of seats

  • The restaurant is none-smoking.
  • Please refrain from wearing flip-flops and men wearing only tank tops.
  • Menus and prices may vary depending on the season.
  • If you have food allergies or have any questions about ingredients, please feel free to contact us.
  • We also accept other requests and questions at any time.