The Shinmonzen Bar; a hidden gem nestled in the heart of Kyoto. Our intimate six-seater sanctuary offers a refined and personalized beverage experience. As the seasons unfold, so does the magic at 'The Shinmonzen Bar,' revealing our Riverside Terrace—a serene escape available in Spring, Summer, and Autumn. Here, under the open sky beside the gentle river flow, guests can relish nature's beauty while indulging in carefully crafted drinks.

Designed by the visionary Stephanie Goto, our space is a meticulous ode to Kyoto's heritage. The limited seating fosters an intimate connection between skilled mixologists and guests, surrounded by textured walls paying homage to traditional Japanese craftsmanship. Our menu mirrors the beauty of seasonal transitions, offering handcrafted seasonal cocktails capturing Japan's essence, timeless classics with a nod to tradition, and a sophisticated wine selection to complement diverse palates. 'The Shinmonzen Bar' invites you to escape into the embrace of Kyoto's spirit, where artistry and flavors converge, creating an unforgettable haven for those seeking a uniquely immersive experience.

Opening Hours

Tuesday to Saturday:
1st seating – 17:00 - 19:00
2nd seating – from 21:00 - 23:00 (23:00 LO) 

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